The Walking Dead Officially Ending After Final Issue This Week


The Walking Dead comics are coming to the end of this week, with the first issue in the aftermath of the post-apocalyptic zombie series Rick Grimes was sprawled out of the events of his death across issue # 191 and issue # 192. On Wednesday, a triple-sized issue for the same price, concluding the 15-year saga from Robert Kirkman.

The details of The Walking Dead issue # 193 are being kept secret as a means to preserve spoilers. However, the issue is known to follow the characters in the wake of Rick's tragic death. How the series will tie everything into a bow remains unclear, though the shocking end is an interesting decision from series writer and creator Kirkman. The issue will publish on Wednesday, with multiple sources confirming to that it will be the final issue.

The AMC series or upcoming movies based on Robert Kirkman's The Walking Dead comic series.

"I hate knowing what's coming," Kirkman wrote in the now-online Letter Hacks section of issue # 193. "As a fan, I hate it when I realize I'm a third show of the movie. I'm nearing the end of a TV show. I hate that you can feel when you are getting to the end of a book, or a graphic novel. Some of the best episodes of game of Thrones are when they are structured in a way to paced to perfection so your brain can not tell if you have been watching for 15 minutes or 50 minutes … and when the end comes … you stunned.

"I love long movies for that very reason. You are not able to believe that you are going to do it. it's already over. Surprise, it's over! All I´ve ever done, all a creator can really do … is tailor-make stories to entertain themselves, That’s all Ive been doing … and it seems to work most of the time. "

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The Walking Dead issue # 192 is available now in comic book stores. Issue # 193 hits shelves in comic shops on Wednesday. The Walking Dead TV series returns for its tenth season in October. Fear the Walking Dead airs Sundays at 9pm ET on AMC.


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