How Many Words For "Zombie" Are There In The Walking Dead World?

by Peter Paltridgeon 09/08/2016
Most zombie stories out there operate under the assumption that the notion of the dead rising did not exist prior to it happening. There are no zombie movies, TV shows or comic books, because then people would have an idea of what to do before it happened. In the world of The Walking Dead, they […]

Walking Dead's Publisher Relocating To Portland

by Peter Paltridgeon 09/05/2016
Image Comics, publishers of The Walking Dead, Saga and other acclaimed graphic novels, announced this weekend that they’re moving their HQ north. Previously based out of Berkeley, Image will be moving into the offices at the Montgomery Park building in Portland, OR. They will now reside in the same neighborhood as Oni Press, Dark Horse […]


Charlie Adlard Believes One Walking Dead Character Won't Die Anytime Soon

by Peter Paltridgeon 08/12/2016
Charlie Adlard, longtime artist of the Walking Dead comic book, made an interesting comment to the Huffington Post today. Though he’s not the WRITER, he feels pretty certain that one popular character from the book won’t die for a long time. Before you read on, try to guess who it is. The answer feels obvious […]
Executive producer Robert Kirkman attends AMC's "The Walking Dead" breakfast on Day 2 of Comic-Con International on Friday, July 25, 2014, in San Diego. (Photo by John Shearer/Invision for AMC/AP Images)

Robert Kirkman Has Learned To Live With Death Threats

by Peter Paltridgeon 08/02/2016
It’s a big, crazy, kooky world. There are people out there who take their comic books and TV shows very seriously, and then there are people who take them really, really, REALLY seriously. Robert Kirkman revealed to the Swedish entertainment website Aftonbladet that ever since The Walking Dead started running on TV — not since […]


SDCC 2016: Kirkman And Adlard Chat About The Comic

by Peter Paltridgeon 07/22/2016
The Walking Dead panel happened yesterday, but not the one everybody’s waiting for: this was the quieter, more low-key panel based around the original comic book. Writer Robert Kirkman and artist Charlie Adlard sat down, revealed a few secrets and answered a few questions. The biggest revelation? When Kirkman came up with Negan, he originally […]

Negan Vs. Glenn Action Figures To Be Offered At SDCC

by Peter Paltridgeon 06/17/2016
One of The Walking Dead’s most famous moments will be immortalized in plastic soon as MacFarlane Toys prepares to offer the Negan vs. Glenn package at San Diego Comic-Con. The pair will come in one box and be exclusive to the convention. As you can see on the package, it “Comes With EXCLUSIVE Smashed Glenn […]


The Battle Over The Walking Dead Restaurant Continues

by Peter Paltridgeon 06/03/2016
We reported a couple months ago that some entrepreneurs wanted to open a Greek restaurant in New Jersey and name it, of all things, “The Walking Dead.” Robert Kirkman didn’t think so and filed a lawsuit. Now defendants Philip Theodorou, Steven Theodorou, Anna Theodorou and Mohamed Elkady have counter-sued, saying that they’re perfectly justified to […]
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AMC And Robert Kirkman Present: The History of Comic Books

by Peter Paltridgeon 05/18/2016
Documentaries aren’t a genre AMC is known for, but in this case, the subject matter corresponds to the cable network’s recent focus of late. With two Walking Dead shows, an upcoming Preacher show and a reality show set inside a comic book store, it follows logic that the AMC audience might be interested in a […]

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So What Happens When The Walking Dead TV Series Catches Up With The Comics?

by Peter Paltridgeon 05/06/2016
The TV series reached the story point of issue 100 in the Walking Dead comic this past season. The comic itself is currently at issue 154. While the show has gone its own direction in many ways, it has overall stuck to the general outline of the comic’s story. Could the series be catching up […]

Kirkman Offers Half-Apology For Season Six's Cliffhanger

by Peter Paltridgeon 05/04/2016
The latest issue of the Walking Dead comic book (number 154) is out now, and in the “Letter Hack” section, Robert Kirkman speaks up about the controversial season finale (or non-finale, as some see it) where viewers waited 90 minutes for Negan to pick someone and then we didn’t see who. Kirkman tries to explain […]