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Behold the Cover Art for James Gunn's 'Lollipop Chainsaw'

Everything we've seen so far from filmmaker James Gunn's upcoming cheerleaders-verus-zombies video game Lollipop Chainsaw looks as sweet as an all-day sucker. Including the key art that will be featured on the game's box. After the jump, pull up a chair to an all-you-can-eat visual buffet and check out the complete covers for the PS3 and XBox 360 editions -- both of which are due out in 2012 -- featuring the game's heroine, Juliet Starling.

According to the folks behind Lollipop Chainsaw, "This art will also be featured as the main image in Juliet's Yearbook Tab on the official Lollipop Chainsaw Facebook page. The tab includes the "Juliet's Head of the Class" yearbook contest where fans will be able create their own gruesome and customized zombie headshot and then join one of the San Romero High's cliques.  Fans can then vote for their favorite submissions and the top rated portraits will be included in Juliet's Head of the Class Yearbook and on the front page of the gallery."

So what's the game about? Here's the synopsis:

Available in 2012, Lollipop Chainsaw is the ‘un-deadly' story of sweet and killer zombie-hunter Juliet Starling and her quest to uncover the root of a colossal zombie outbreak. With her wickedly awesome chainsaw in hand, Juliet slices, dices and splits her way through hordes of the undead, but soon realizes the horde is only the opening act to a festival of zombie rock lords determined to kill the chainsaw-wielding cheerleader.