Illustration for article titled Some emWar Z/em Images Were Ripped From emThe Walking Dead/em

As promised, the strange saga of War Z just keeps getting stranger. Turns out this promo screen for zombie survival game, which was pulled from Steam earlier today, was plagiarized from The Walking Dead.

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A Kotaku reader sent over the following image to show off just how much of this War Z title screen was plagiarized from other sources: (Click to expand.)

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Illustration for article titled Some emWar Z/em Images Were Ripped From emThe Walking Dead/em

It looks like the top few photos are from fan zombie gatherings (assuming they're not from actual zombie invasions). We couldn't track down the bottom-left photo—I think it's from Shaun of the Dead?—but the bottom-middle one is straight out of The Walking Dead.

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The bottom-right photo, which was mirrored for the leftmost female zombie in the War Z image, is also from The Walking Dead.

For a clearer comparison:

Illustration for article titled Some emWar Z/em Images Were Ripped From emThe Walking Dead/em
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Illustration for article titled Some emWar Z/em Images Were Ripped From emThe Walking Dead/em

Will this story ever end? Stay tuned.

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