USA Today has included The Walking Dead creator Robert Kirkman in its list of the top 100 people of 2011. Kirkman came in high on the list at #20, and rightly so.
Said USA Today‘s Pop Candy of the man who introduced us to the most bad-ass zombie apocalypse survivors in the South:
The Walking Dead stayed very much alive this year, with twists popping up in print and on TV. (And kudos to Super Dinosaur, too.)
That’s right. Not only did Kirkman kick BRAAAAINS with the television adaptation of The Walking Dead this year, but the comic book storyline was stronger than ever and Kirkman managed to launch a whole new comic book series while he was at it