“All of Us Are Dead” is based on a webtoon by South Korean cartoonist Joo Dong-geun, titled “Now at Our School.” The series ran from 2009 to 2011 and was adapted into a live-action series and released by Netflix on January 28, 2022. The official synopsis:
A high school becomes ground zero for a zombie virus outbreak. The trapped students must fight their way out – or become one of the enraged infected.
As for the genre, “All of Us Are Dead” features coming-of-age elements against a zombie apocalypse horror backdrop. The events of the series take place primarily in a high school and the main characters are all teenagers trying to survive the aforementioned zombie outbreak – the result of a science experiment gone horribly wrong – that threatens to destroy them all. . It’s a very different premise to “Squid Game,” but still appealing to those who enjoyed that show’s cast of characters, biting suspense, and high-stakes violence.
If you’re still on the verge of watching one of Netflix’s most popular shows, you can check out the official trailer below.
And if you’re ready to dive into “We’re All Dead,” you can watch the series on Netflix right now.