‘The Walking Dead’ Recap ‘The Big Scary U’: Here’s Negan

‘The Walking Dead’ Recap ‘The Big Scary U’: Here’s Negan

Finally we’re addressing the elephant in the season. We’re a mere five episodes into The Walking Dead season 8 and it’s only now that we’re returning to discover the fate of our favourite antagonist. Back in the first episode of this season, we left Negan and Father Gabriel trapped in a caravan surrounded by quite the entourage of Walkers; Gabriel armed with a loaded pistol and Negan with Lucille. Would Gabriel kill Negan? Would Negan get the first blow? Or would they both succumb to the army of Walkers surrounding them? These are all questions that season 8 has so Read more »

‘The Walking Dead’ Recap ‘The Big Scary U’: Here’s Negan

‘The Walking Dead’ Recap ‘The Big Scary U’: Here’s Negan

Following four very high-paced episodes to start ‘The Walking Dead’ season 8, the fifth episode slowed things down dramatically as Negan finally made his return and we get a glimpse of life at the Sanctuary before and after the initial attack from Rick and the rest of the communities. The episode kicked off with a flashback to Father Gabriel praying in his church before cutting to the morning of Rick’s arrival at the Sanctuary when Gregory was supposed to be Negan’s secret weapon to pull away the Hilltop from joining the war. For all the faith Simon had in Gregory Read more »

‘The Walking Dead’ Season 8: Is Gabriel working with Negan?

‘The Walking Dead’ Season 8: Is Gabriel working with Negan?

CLEVELAND, Ohio – “The Walking Dead” has a mole. If you’re to believe the coward Gregory (more on that in a second), someone has been feeding the Saviors information about Rick’s plans. Gregory said as much when he returned to the Hilltop two episodes ago. He admitted that he was going to tell Simon and Negan the community’s plan, but someone beat him to it. Fast-forward the opening minutes of tonight’s episode (which has already been released online) and Simon all but confirms the existence of a spy. So who is the spy? Fans have been speculating all week with Read more »

Was There A Helicopter On ‘The Walking Dead’?

Was There A Helicopter On ‘The Walking Dead’?

Months ago, fans of The Walking Dead lost their minds over what appeared to be a mistake in the background of a scene. Now, though, the once thought to be an accident on a green screen could be more significant. In the tenth episode of The Walking Dead’s seventh season, New Best Friends, Rick spoke with Jadis atop her trash heap. In the background, which was a clear green screen edit, a black object zips across the screen. Some theorized it was a bird, others a plane, and some suspect it of being a helicopter similar to the Governor’s years Read more »

‘The Walking Dead Red Machete’ Chapter Two Released Online

‘The Walking Dead Red Machete’ Chapter Two Released Online

AMC has released the second chapter of The Walking Dead Red Machete online. The Walking Dead Red Machete is a series of digital shorts tracking the path of the red-handled machete favored by Rick Grimes in hand-to-hand combat on The Walking Dead. Its the same weapon Rick used to dispatch Gareth, the cannibal leader of Terminus, in The Walking Dead Season Five. The first episode of the five-part series, titled “Behind Us,” went all the way back to the very beginning, when the red-handled machete was a boxed item on the shelf of a hardware store as the zombie apocalypse Read more »

Is Eugene Team Family On ‘The Walking Dead’?

Is Eugene Team Family On ‘The Walking Dead’?

Genius. Survivor. Traitor. Eugene used to be Team Family until he switched up and pledged his loyalty to Negan — even after the bat-wielding psychopath bludgeoned Eugene’s best friend and former protector Abraham to death as the mullet-sporting coward sat helplessly nearby. Following a botched assassination attempt on Negan’s life by Abraham’s past lover Rosita, Eugene outed himself as the maker of Rosita’s single bullet and was subsequently kidnapped. “I am Negan,” Eugene declared — seemingly wholeheartedly — during his welcome tour at the Sanctuary, where he came to like the power he wielded as the smartest man in the Read more »

How Father Gabriel Died In ‘The Walking Dead’ Comics

How Father Gabriel Died In ‘The Walking Dead’ Comics

Spoilers for The Walking Dead comic book and television show. Father Gabriel is in a hell of a pickle. He took part in the rebellion against Negan and the Saviors, opening fire on the Sanctuary as part of the alliance between the Alexandria, Hilltop and Kingdom communities. Gabriel then stuck his neck out to save Gregory, the disgraced Hilltop figurehead who tried to strike a deal with the Saviors only to nearly end up falling victim to the influx of walkers Rick Grimes and co. sent flooding into the Sanctuary — a gruesome fate he was saved from by Gabriel, Read more »

5 Reasons John Cena might retire at Wrestlemania 34

5 Reasons John Cena might retire at Wrestlemania 34

He’s one of the most respected and decorated athletes in the history of the WWE and in all of the professional wrestling collectively. Since debuting in the early 2000’s his character and his name have evolved from comedic tomfoolery (‘The Prototype’… seriously?) to the ‘Hustle, Loyalty & Respect’ hero adored by young people and adults alike across the world over. He isn’t without his flaws, but you’d struggle to find a more dedicated performer in any profession anywhere. This attitude is arguably what has propelled John Cena straight through the barrier between wrestling and global popular culture. But, after all Read more »

Five Predictions for ‘The Walking Dead’ Episode 8×05

Five Predictions for ‘The Walking Dead’ Episode 8×05

After focusing a week on King Ezekiel, and the tragic loss of The Kingdom’s most beloved warrior, The Walking Dead is shifting its attention back to a few characters have been absent since the beginning of the season. That’s right, we’re heading back to the Sanctuary on Sunday night. We’ve all been waiting since the premiere to see what happened to Negan and Father Gabriel once they got locked in that trailer in the middle of the horde. Tonight’s episode will reveal what the two characters do next, and will likely shed a little more light on what’s been happening Read more »

‘Talking Dead’ Guests For ‘The Walking Dead’ Episode 8×05 Revealed

‘Talking Dead’ Guests For ‘The Walking Dead’ Episode 8×05 Revealed

Following Sunday’s new episode of The Walking Dead, Talking Dead host Chris Hardwick will have a full house to recap the zombie drama. On Sunday’s Talking Dead, which starts at 10:13 pm ET due to a slightly extended Walking Dead episode, Hardwick will be joined by Steven Ogg, Desus Nice, and Lisa Edelstein. Ogg joined The Walking Dead late in its sixth season, playing Negan’s right-hand man Simon. He would emerge as a fan-favorite character quickly throughout Season 7, as the extravagant acting choices (which many recall from his Trevor Phillips role in Grand Theft Auto V) made Simon one Read more »