The eighth season received mixed reviews from critics. Over in the Kingdom, it's not the Saviors who set the fires but Ezekiel, who saves his people one last time and then gives himself up to the Saviors, despite Carol's protests although Morgan is waiting in the wings, so all hope may not be lost just yet. Aaron promises to return the child to the Hilltop. A battle then breaks out between the two groups. However, when they arrive at the Sanctuary, Rick is horrified to see the breached walls and no sign of the walker herd. Overnight, the injured die from their tainted wounds and attack the sleeping survivors after reanimating. Eugene later escapes, and makes it back to the bullet factory.
Rick tires of the back-and-forth debate, and opens fire on Negan, who flees inside the Sanctuary's main building. Gabriel is heartbroken and lost. Carol attempts to ambush the Savior crew but is repeatedly stymied. As Rick gets cleaned up after the day's events, he apologizes to Michonne for his earlier distant behavior. As the city bursts into flames, Daryl and the others rush through, attempting to fight off the attackers. Carl leads a good number of citizens to an escape through the sewer line, and then tries to reason with Negan. Rick enters the discussion, quickly convincing many of the Saviors though not Jared that the wisest course of action would be to return to the Hilltop, where they could eventually join the community.
Before Jadis can properly signal the aircraft, it flies away. Meanwhile, Gavin invades The Kingdom. The first half of the season was nominated for at the. Gimple has been at the helm ever since, with Kirkman serving as a key creative force and Greg Nicotero expanding his role from makeup guru to frequent director. Satrazemis November 27, 2016 2016-11-27 10. Gimple November 1, 2015 2015-11-01 13.
Weeping in joy, she then returns to the Hilltop, where Ezekiel similarly greets the young man. With help from the snipers outside the Sanctuary, they crash a truck into the compound. That includes the lieutenant Laura, who realizes that Dwight was involved in the attack. Cyndie almost has them executed, but Enid convinces her that more killing isn't the answer, and ultimately will only lead to more violence. As Rick tries to get through to the man, Daryl sneaks in behind him and kills him with a crossbow bolt to the head.
That man, however, is then shot by Gunther, a Savior. The escape led the seemingly endless number of Saviors truly, how are there that many left after all of these battles? This means we've got plenty of apocalyptic zombie horror to look forward to, all the way through mid-2018. When Rick asks Daryl if he knew who it was, Daryl say yes, but it doesn't matter. Carol continues walking back to the Kingdom with Ezekiel and Jerry. The eighth season also features the departures of series regulars , , and. He asks the man to kill him, but let everyone else go.
To Rick's horror, however, the horde of Walkers is now gone, and the front gate is wide open. Eventually Gabriel convinces Negan to make confession to him. He is then shocked to discover that Negan has also taken refuge inside the trailer. Satrazemis Eddie Guzelian April 1, 2018 2018-04-01 6. Later, Negan reveals to Dwight that he had picked up Laura on the way back to the Sanctuary. Later, Jadis has released Negan.
He is holding Jerry as a hostage. This is the first season not to include , , and since their first appearance on the show , who were all credited as either a series regular or main cast member in previous seasons. Rick's group heads for the surface, as Rick and Michonne remain behind to tend to Carl. None of them accept the offer. It turns out to be Natania. Violence is about to break out when Negan suddenly appears, alongside Father Gabriel.
After discovering Negan's wrecked car, Simon decides that he can use it was a way to assume command, by convincing the other Saviors that Negan is most likely dead. Satrazemis Story by : Scott M. For the eighth season, see. He asks Carl if he wants to die. As Rick's group arrives at the Sanctuary, driving a convoy of vehicles that have been armored with sheet metal, Negan steps out with his lieutenants. Episodes Title Writer s Air Dates U.
The sweepstakes began with the of Season 7. January Channing Powell February 19, 2017 2017-02-19 11. Jared knows that bringing Rick back to Negan alive will score him major points, but he also knows that Rick is dangerous. The series starred actors Jose Rosete, Anais Lilit, Sofia Esmaili, and , reprising his role as Joe, the leader of the Claimers from the fourth season of The Walking Dead. He then reveals that he and Tara are also on the way to the Sanctuary. Carson, in a rare moment of confidence, attempts to escape, and is immediately shot dead. The Walking Dead is an American developed by for that is based on the by , , and.
The primary characters of the eighth season include from left to right : , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Shiva, , , , , , and The eighth season features twenty series regulars overall. Meanwhile, an attack at the Hilltop is stopped with help from Aaron and the Oceanside soldiers. Carson considers a hunch, leading them to a cottage that yields a supply of life-saving antibiotics. While clearing an outpost with Daryl, Rick is confronted and held at gunpoint by Morales, a survivor he met in the initial Atlanta camp, who is now with the Saviors. For the sixth season, see.