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Games industry pays tribute to George A. Romero

George A. Romero, the legendary filmmaker behind Night of the Living Dead and its sequels, has died from lung cancer aged 77. Considered by many as the godfather of the zombie genre, Romero's huge influence can be seen throughout film, television and video games. His series of Dead movies has become an iconic part of popular culture, while the casting of African-American actor Duane Jones in the lead role of 1968 classic Night of the Living Dead was praised.
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