John Brunner's novel The Sheep Look Up (1972) describes an environmentally-degraded world rapidly collapsing into social chaos, revolution, and anarchy. The majority of the world was left an irradiated wasteland filled with hostile mutant lifeforms, with the surviving population being centralized in the so-called Mega-Cities, massive urban sprawls covering entire states created to deal with overpopulation during the 21st century. Testament is a 1983 drama film based on a three-page story "The Last Testament" by Carol Amen which tells the story of how one small suburban town near the San Francisco Bay Area slowly falls apart after a nuclear war destroys outside civilization. This also makes the infected more dangerous, as they can run very quickly and as their bodies are not decaying. A sequel, The Year of the Flood, was published in 2007, followed by MaddAddam in 2013, the trilogy's conclusion.[24]. Jun 22, 2019 - #apocalyptic #wasteland #fallout #metro2033 #madmax #furyroad #costumedesign #wasteland #endzeit #doomsday #the100 #twd #thewalkingdead… The show focuses on the tribe called the Mallrats, who take shelter in the city's mall to protect themselves from the dangers outside. The apocalypse in this series was brought about by zombies, and it is strongly suspected that the zombies are victims of a virus. Sarah Michelle Gellar of Buffy the Vampire Slayer is gearing up for the Apocalypse in an all-new photo.. Gellar took to Instagram to post a photo of herself clad in a black leather jacket and a familiar white prom dress. The Earth has been ravaged by a mysterious calamity called the Great Disaster. 1983 - 1984 L'Apocalypse de Saint Jean; 1979 - 1983 Premiers pas; Travail de commande depuis 1984; Pastels secs; Gouaches; Petits formats huile; Divers - techniques mixtes; Peintures abstraites; Bienvenue sur mon site officiel. Most of it takes place two millennia later. Such situations and dilemmas occur in modern post-apocalyptic fiction. Photography by Bertus v/d Vorstenbosch Photography gear/weapon: idea by me, made by Siroj's Gear 'n Stuff Facebook: MachineFairy at Elfia... Slayer. It portrays a nuclear attack on Great Britain and its after-effects, particularly the efforts of the Civil Defence system. your own Pins on Pinterest. They take up the mission of preserving human culture and repopulating the Earth. The Biblical story of the destruction of Sodom and Gomorrah also has post-apocalyptic elements. This was similar to, and may have influenced, the desert wasteland settings of later post-apocalyptic franchises such as the film series Mad Max (1979 debut) and the manga/anime series Fist of the North Star (Hokuto no Ken, 1983 debut). Kurt Vonnegut 's novel Cat's Cradle (1963) ends with all the bodies of water turning into "ice-nine", a fictional phase of ice that forms at room temperature. your own Pins on Pinterest. [21][22] Aldiss was directing his remarks at English author John Wyndham, especially his novel The Day of the Triffids (1951), whose protagonists were able to enjoy a relatively comfortable existence with little associated hardship or danger despite the collapse of society. Slowly, a small community forms around him as he struggles to start a new civilization and to preserve knowledge and learning. The Terminator film franchise (first introduced in 1984) depicts an artificial intelligence called Skynet becoming self-aware in 1997 and trying to exterminate humanity by instigating nuclear war between the United States and Russia, which results in the death of three billion people. The kids are divided into different tribes and war against each other for their survival. The manga began in 1992 and has been on hiatus since 2003. The horror manga Hellstar Remina, by Junji Ito, presents a similar premise where an extrasolar, and in reality extradimensional, rogue planet sets a collision course for Earth, destroying several solar systems on the way there, and destroying Pluto, Jupiter, Saturn and Mars as well. Oct 19, 2019 - Explore myles g's board "post apoc outfits" on Pinterest. The Time Machine (1895) has the unnamed protagonist traveling to the year 802,701 A.D. after civilization has collapsed and humanity has split into two distinct species, the elfin Eloi and the brutal Morlocks. Most of Druuna's adventures revolve around a post-apocalyptic future, and the plot is often a vehicle for varied scenes of hardcore pornography and softcore sexual imagery. In DOOM Eternal Sometime after the events on Mars, Earth has been overrun by demonic forces, wiping out most of the planet's population, under the now-corrupted Union Aerospace Corporation. 2000–1500 BC, details a myth where the angry gods send floods to punish humanity, but the ancient hero Utnapishtim and his family are saved through the intervention of the god Ea. In the first chapter of Revelation, the writer St. John the Divine explains his divine errand: "Write the things which thou hast seen, the things which are, and the things which shall be hereafter" (Rev. In 1965 the BBC produced The War Game, but it was considered too graphic and disturbing to broadcast at the time; it was only in 1985 that it was shown. Brian Aldiss' novel Hothouse (1961) occurs in a distant future where the sun is much hotter and stronger, and the human population has been reduced to a fifth of what it had been. It was adapted into a film in 2009. The anime and manga X by Clamp features a supernatural apocalypse. The manga and anime series Dragon Ball Z (1989 debut) and Dragon Ball Super (2015 debut), sequels to Akira Toriyama's Dragon Ball, contain parallel timelines generated by time-travel to the past from an apocalyptic and post-apocalyptic future. Unlike most apocalyptic works, in this one Earth is not inhospitable, and humanity is not on the verge of extinction. See more ideas about women, gifts for women, zombie apocalypse outfit. In Stephen Vincent Benét's story "By the Waters of Babylon" (1937, originally titled "The Place of the Gods"), a young man explores the ruins of a city in the northeastern United States, possibly New York, generations after a war in which future weapons caused "The Great Burning". In Hayao Miyazaki's manga (1982–1994) and anime film Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind (1984), human civilization is destroyed after a war known as the "Seven Days of Fire", which results in the Earth's surface becoming polluted and the seas turning poisonous. Unlike most apocalyptic tales, de Grainville's novel approaches the end of the world not as a cautionary tale, or a tale of survival, but as both an inevitable, as well as necessary, step for the spiritual resurrection of mankind. The story may involve attempts to prevent an apocalypse event, deal with the impact and consequences of the event itself, or it may be post-apocalyptic, set after the event. After recovering and finding other people, he realizes his experiments with energy transfers through the Earth's magnetic field are to blame, and that unless he shuts down the experiment, it will destroy the planet. J. G. Ballard's novel The Drowned World (1962) occurs after a rise in solar radiation that causes worldwide flooding and accelerated mutation of plants and animals. Moonbane's tone is reminiscent of H. G. Wells' War of the Worlds (1897). ©Electre 2020 Some 600 years later, mankind emerged to find that the world had been reclaimed by previously extinct lifeforms (most spectacularly, dinosaurs). [34] Buronson's Fist of the North Star (1983 debut) is a story about Kenshiro, the successor of the deadly ancient martial art, Hokuto Shinken, in a world destroyed by nuclear war. In the obscure 2013 Australian film These Final Hours, a massive asteroid hits the Atlantic ocean dooming all life.