So there we have it, another half-season gone in the blink of an eye. Though this episode didn’t give us an action-packed mid-finale, it did wrap up the themes and ideas that we’ve been seeing for the past eight weeks. This half of the season has been the ‘Cold War’ with the Whisperers, with both sides taking shots and being careful not to overstep. By the end of The World Before, it’s apparent that, going forward, the war will be anything but cold.Read more "The Walking Dead – ‘The World Before’ Review"
This episode sees an iconic scene from the comic finally making it’s way onto the show.
But just when I thought I was sure about what would happen, the show pulls the rug out from under us. And this time, the tricky is welcome.Read more "The Walking Dead – ‘The Calm Before’ Review"
We see more of the Whisperers than ever this week, and get an idea of how their wacky post-apocalyptic community works. We also meet the insane Beta and get a fantastic Negan scene (we were due another).Read more "The Walking Dead – ‘Guardians’ Review"
‘Bounty’ is one of the best episodes in the show’s long run. It has two tonally opposite plot threads and both work perfectly. There’s a great mix of thrills and humour, and some really tense moments.Read more "The Walking Dead – ‘Bounty’ Review"
The Walking Dead continues this week as we delve further into what makes new antagonist Alpha tick. Her daughter Lydia reveals a bit about what life was like for them in the early days of the apocalypse in a rare TWD flashback sequence. But can what she says be trusted?Read more "The Walking Dead – ‘Omega’ Review"