Follow TV Tropes

Following

History Literature / ZoneOne

Go To


Added DiffLines:

[[quoteright:313:https://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/zone_one.jpg]]


%% ZeroContextExample entries are not allowed on wiki pages. All such entries have been commented out. Add context to the entries before uncommenting them.

to:

%% Administrivia.ZeroContextExample entries are not allowed on wiki pages. All such entries have been commented out. Add context to the entries before uncommenting them.


%%* InfantImmortality: Averted


%%
%%
%% ZeroContextExample entries are not allowed on wiki pages. All such entries have been commented out. Add context to the entries before uncommenting them.
%%
%%



* ActionSurvivor

to:

* %%* ActionSurvivor



* DrivenToSuicide: [[spoiler: the Lieutenant]]

to:

* %%* DrivenToSuicide: [[spoiler: the Lieutenant]]



* InfantImmortality: Averted

to:

* %%* InfantImmortality: Averted



* NoZombieCannibals

to:

* %%* NoZombieCannibals



* RunningGag: "Accursed Connecticut."
* SafeZoneHopeSpot
* ThePlague
* ZombieApocalypse

to:

* %%* RunningGag: "Accursed Connecticut."
* %%* SafeZoneHopeSpot
* %%* ThePlague
* %%* ZombieApocalypse


A novel by Colson Whitehead set during the ZombieApocalypse. Humanity is trying to wipe out the remaining zombies while restarting civilization, with the impromptu government based in Buffalo. The main character, Mark Spitz, is a sweeper in a reclaimed section of lower Manhattan, called [[TitleDrop Zone One]]. His job is to clear stragglers out of buildings within the safe zone so that new tenants can eventually move in.

to:

A novel by Colson Whitehead set during the ZombieApocalypse. Humanity is trying to wipe out the remaining zombies while restarting civilization, with the impromptu government based in Buffalo. The main character, Mark Spitz, is a sweeper "sweeper" in a reclaimed section of lower Manhattan, called [[TitleDrop Zone One]]. His job is to clear stragglers out of buildings within the safe zone so that new tenants can eventually move in.


* AHouseDivided: happens to assorted group refuges

to:

* AHouseDivided: happens to assorted group refugesgroups of refugees.



** Mark Spitz, as TheNarrator, often goes into a flashback...and stays there for a long, rambling monologue.



* RunningGag: accursed Connecticut

to:

* RunningGag: accursed Connecticut"Accursed Connecticut."

Added DiffLines:

* DownerEnding: [[spoiler: The zone gets overrun by skels.]]

Added DiffLines:

* ActionSurvivor


Added DiffLines:

* ThePlague

Added DiffLines:

* AHouseDivided: happens to assorted group refuges
* DrivenToSuicide: [[spoiler: the Lieutenant]]
* InfantImmortality: Averted


Added DiffLines:

* OnlyKnownByTheirNickname: Mark Spitz (nicknamed for the Olympian after claiming he can't swim), the Quiet Storm, and No Mas

Added DiffLines:

* NoZombieCannibals


Added DiffLines:

* RunningGag: accursed Connecticut
* SafeZoneHopeSpot


* OurZombiesAreDifferent: In addition to the usual flesh-eating, plague-bearing kind, there are also "stragglers", which seem to be frozen mid-action and do not move, notice people, or bite (at first)

to:

* OurZombiesAreDifferent: In addition to the usual flesh-eating, plague-bearing kind, there are also "stragglers", which seem to be frozen mid-action and do not move, notice people, or bite [[spoiler: (at first)first)]]


A novel by Colson Whitehead set during the ZombieApocalypse. Humanity is trying to wipe out the remaining zombies while restarting civilization, with the impromptu government based in Buffalo. The Main Character, Mark Spitz, is a sweeper in a reclaimed section of lower Manhattan, called [[TitleDrop Zone One]]. His job is to clear stragglers out of buildings within the safe zone so that new tenants can eventually move in.

to:

A novel by Colson Whitehead set during the ZombieApocalypse. Humanity is trying to wipe out the remaining zombies while restarting civilization, with the impromptu government based in Buffalo. The Main Character, main character, Mark Spitz, is a sweeper in a reclaimed section of lower Manhattan, called [[TitleDrop Zone One]]. His job is to clear stragglers out of buildings within the safe zone so that new tenants can eventually move in.
in.



* NotUsingTheZWord: the undead are called "skels" because the years of plague have reduced them to little more than skeletons
* OurZombiesAreDifferent: in addition to the usual flesh-eating, plague-bearing kind, there are also "stragglers", which seem to be frozen mid-action and do not move, notice people, or bite (at first)

to:

* NamedAfterSomebodyFamous: This Mark Spitz is not related to the famous Olympic swimmer.
* NotUsingTheZWord: the The undead are called "skels" because the years of plague have reduced them to little more than skeletons
* OurZombiesAreDifferent: in In addition to the usual flesh-eating, plague-bearing kind, there are also "stragglers", which seem to be frozen mid-action and do not move, notice people, or bite (at first)



* ZombieInfectee: Mentioned more than seen; some of the bitten think that anticiprant, if administered quickly enough and in a high dose, will prevent their undeath.

to:

* ZombieInfectee: Mentioned more than seen; some of the bitten think that anticiprant, if administered quickly enough and in a high dose, will prevent their undeath.undeath.
----

Added DiffLines:

* PurpleProse: As a "literary" zombie novel, Zone One strays into this territory frequently.

Showing 15 edit(s) of 16

Top

How well does it match the trope?

Example of:

/

Media sources:

/

Report