Zombie lovers were welcomed with open arms (covered with open, rotting sores) at Comic-Con, where TV’s undeadliest shows pulled out all the stops for their fans with elaborate, interactive, in-your-face experiences. Here are the coolest zombie installations we sat at Comic-Con.

The Walking Dead’s set-up featured a short, yet full terrifying stroll through a garage packed with both prop zombies and actors fully done up in gruesomely realistic make-up, all of whom had the herky-jerky corpse stroll down pat (but, to our knowledge, didn’t go full Method and actually snack on any brains).

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Across the street from the San Diego Convention Center, more of those alarmingly realistic “live” zombies stumped for companion show Fear the Walking Dead; the experience was staged in an abandoned church that resembles a set from the new series’ first episode. (Pro-tip: zombies loooove hanging out in abandoned churches.)

Last but not least, Ash vs. Evil Dead offered a taste of what’s to come for the anticipated Sam Raimi-Bruce Campbell horror comedy show. Is it any surprise that this walk-through of Ash’s trailer was totally groovy—with a haunted toolbox, a try-on-able chainsaw “arm,” and a mirror so freaky, it elicited genuine screams?