Yes, The Strolling Dead is still on. Twelve years after Constable Rick Grimes stumbled out of a healthcare facility bed, the AMC zombie armageddon collection began its 11th and also last period last summer season, and also will certainly end in 2022. The program has actually endured showrunner adjustments, the fatality or loss of just about 2 personalities that have actually existed considering that the very first period, and also a real-world pandemic, all while running basically alongside Robert Kirkman and also Tony Moore’s comics resource product. The program has actually made lots of initial imaginative choices, however also Period 11 will certainly attract brand-new personalities and also arcs from the last problems of the comics. With a prepared offshoot currently introduced for celebrities Melissa McBride and also Norman Reedus, The Strolling Dead franchise business is anything however dead.
That stated, based upon viewership scores, The Strolling Dead has actually additionally shed followers throughout the years. If you handed over the program eventually, you’re not the only one. To assist obtain those that could intend to leap back in for a last period come back up to speed up, below’s a recall at the landmarks of The Strolling Dead background, highlighting the stars in visitor or bit parts you absolutely failed to remember (or never ever recognized) endured the Atlanta sunlight, in addition to personalities that have actually been presented, have actually been exterminated, or have actually annoyed the survivors throughout the years.
Period 1: Don’t open, dead within
That we satisfied: Rick Grimes, Morgan Jones, Shane Walsh, Lori Grimes, Carl Grimes, Dale Horvath, Andrea, Glenn Rhee, Merle Dixon, Daryl Dixon, T-Dog, Carol Peletier, Sophia Peletier, Morales
That we shed: Jacqui, Ed Peletier, Amy
You forgot: Noah Emmerich played Edwin Jenner also known as The CDC Individual. Emmerich just recently repeated his function in the spin-off The Globe Beyond.
The large negative: The Pedestrians
The idea: Rick Grimes awakens from a coma and also right into a zombie armageddon. He is saved by Morgan Jones. After making his means to Atlanta, he fulfills Glenn Rhee and also a team of survivors.
Some dramatization emerges when among Glenn’s buddies, Merle, releases a racist strike versus a guy called T-Dog. Rick manacles Merle to a pipeline on a roof covering to restrain him, however T-Dog goes down the secret. They desert him on the roof covering and also return in a later episode with his bro Daryl just to find that Merle has actually sawed his very own hand off and also left.
Back at their camp, Rick is rejoined with his spouse Lori, his child Carl, and also his friend Shane … that has actually taken up with his spouse Lori. Yikes!
At the end of the period, the survivors look for solutions and also sanctuary at the CDC structure beyond Atlanta. They discover a little of both, however quickly discover that the single physician, Edwin Jenner, prepares to explode the structure. After begging with him, Jenner allows them leave prior to the area kabooms.
Period 2: The ranch
That we satisfied: Maggie Greene, Hershel Greene, Beth Greene
That we shed: Sophia Peletier, Shane Walsh, Dale Horvath, Otis, Patricia
You forgot: Michael Zegan, that took place to play Joel in The Wonderful Mrs. Maisel, played the villain Randall. Michael Raymond James, much better called René from Real Blood, played a personality called Dave.
The large negative: Shane Walsh
The idea: Rick’s team is absorbed by the Greene family members at its ranch. Glenn and also the earliest child Maggie autumn in love.
Carol’s child Sophia runs, and also the survivors look for her fruitless. Her zombified remains wanders out of a secured barn packed with pedestrians, and also Rick places her down.
Rick stabs his previous friend Shane in the breast after the thoughtful and also individual divide in between both of them gets to a snapping point.
The gang finds out that everybody is contaminated with the pedestrian infection and also will certainly transform when they pass away regardless of just how they pass away, not simply if they obtain attacked. Dr. Edwin Jenner murmured this to Rick in the period 1 ending, and also he hung on to that details up until the period 2 ending.
Period 3: The jail & the guv
That we satisfied: Phillip Blake a.k.a. The Guv, Michonne Hawthorne, Tyreese, Sasha
That we shed: Lori, Haley, Milton Mamet, Axel, Merle, T-Dog
You forgot: Teenager Wolf and also Chicago Fire star Melissa Ponzio played a survivor called Karen. This was additionally the very first year Area’s Yvette Nicole Brown attended on the after-show Chatting Dead.
The large negative: The Guv
The idea: Rick’s team lodges at a (mainly) deserted jail after getting rid of a herd of pedestrians from the backyard.
Andrea befriends a female called Michonne and also both of them find a negotiation called Woodbury led by a Guv with a despotic management design and also a dark key. He’s maintaining his zombified child secured like something out of Jane Eyre.
Lori passes away in giving birth, requiring Carl to place a bullet in her mind prior to she renovates.
Daryl’s bro Merle returns and also sides with The Guv. He abducts Glenn and also Maggie and also abuses Glenn for Daryl and also Rick’s area while The Guv sexually bugs Maggie.
Michonne adheres to Glenn and also Maggie’s tracks to the jail. She informs Rick and also the others concerning the Guv. They don’t trust her, however it’s the begin of a lovely relationship.
Rick, Carl, and also Michonne find Morgan living alone and also psychologically unsteady. They attempt to persuade him ahead cope with them, however he declines.
Merle and also Daryl are required to combat, however it’s The Guv that eventually eliminates Merle. In the period ending, Andrea is eliminated too — noting among the collection’ largest separations from the resource product.
Period 4: The Guv, once more
That we satisfied: Bob Stookey, Abraham, Tara, Eugene, Rosita, Gareth, Lizzie and also Mika
That we shed: Hershel, The Guv, Zach, Karen and also David, Lizzie and also Mika
You forgot: Aldis Hodge from Hidden Numbers played Michonne’s guy Mike. Robin Lord Taylor, that played the Penguin on Gotham, showed up at Terminus in periods 4 and also 5. In a recall, Enver Gjokaj, understood for Representative Carter and also Doll-house, played a survivor called Pete that The Guv betrayed in his increase to power. An additional Wonder alum, starlet Kerry Condon that articulates the AI system Friday in numerous movies played a survivor called Clara in 2 episodes. Ultimately, Kyle Gallner, a.k.a. Beavers from Veronica Mars, played Beth’s guy.
The large negative: The Guv, The Claimers, Terminus
The idea: Still at the jail, the survivors have a dangerous influenza stress to manage in addition to whatever else. The condition originated from pigs. Carol grace eliminates 2 ill survivors and also is momentarily eradicated from the team as a result of it.
The Guv, with Hershel and also Michonne imprisoned, drives a friggin’ suck to the jail and also faces Rick and also his council. He eliminates Hershel, and also is eliminated soon afterwards.
The team leaves the jail, spread right into concerning 3 little intrigues. They all independently begin adhering to indicators in the direction of an area called “Terminus” that provides “shelter.” Sasha comes to be passionately entailed with Bob.
Glenn and also Tara, that utilized to be among The Guv’s fans, satisfy Abraham, Rosita, and also Eugene. They get on a goal to take Eugene, that asserts to be a researcher with a treatment for the Pedestrian condition, to Washington D.C.
Lizzie Samuels begins to obtain a little also affixed to the pedestrians, and also eliminates her little sibling simply to emphasize. In among the program’s most heartbreaking minutes, Carol draws an Of Computer Mice and also Guy and also eliminates Lizzie prior to she threatens any individual else.
Rick attacks the neck of a guy whose gang endangers to rape and also murder both Michonne and also Carl. Say Goodbye To Mr. Nice Rick.
All 3 teams make it to Terminus and also quite rapidly find that it is a catch. Dun dun dun!
Period 5: Terminus
That we satisfied: Daddy Gabriel Stokes, Aaron, Enid, the Monroe family members, Jessie Anderson, Tobin, Olivia, Eric
That we shed: Beth Greene, Bob Stookey, Jessie’s hubby Pete, Tyreese
You forgot: Maximiliano Hernández, much better called Jasper Sitwell of the MCU, had a two-episode arc this period. Austin Abrams, of Dashboard and also Lilly popularity, played Jessie’s child Ron. Previous youngster celebrity Keisha Castle-Hughes (Whale Biker) played a person at the healthcare facility with Beth. Tyler James Williams played Noah (and also took place to star in Everyone Dislikes Chris).
The large negative: Terminus, Grady Memorial Healthcare Facility, Deanna Monroe
The idea: The gang gets away Terminus, which is lived in by cannibals. Emphasizes consist of Carol drawing a sneak strike and also blowing Terminus up with a rocket, and also Bob Stookey weaponizing the ol’ “conceal your bite” technique by permitting the cannibals to eat his “impure meat.”
Beth is inadvertently eliminated in a captive circumstance after being indentured at a healthcare facility.
Abraham, Eugene, and also Rosita proceed their mission to DC to discover a treatment for the infection … up until Eugene exposes that he was existing during.
The team following pertains to the Alexandria Safe-Zone, a country neighborhood led by a female called Deanna Monroe. While she offers accommodations for the survivors, they don’t trust her and also her individuals don’t trust them.
Carol uncovers that a female called Jessie is being abused by her hubby Pete and also demands that Rick look after it. This triggers additionally problem in between them and also their brand-new hosts … particularly as Rick bonds with Jessie.
Morgan Jones goes back to the collection a 2nd time and also has actually determined that Rick is the essential to the future. In the period’s last and also most effective minute, Rick performs Pete on Deanna’s orders at the precise minute that Morgan gets to Alexandria.
Period 6: The Alexandria safe-zone
That we satisfied: Paul “Jesus” Rovia, Dwight, Sherry, Gregory, Simon, Scott
That we shed: The Andersons, Owen, Negan’s “strange” sufferer
You forgot: In The Levels and also Straight Outta Compton celebrity Corey Hawkins played Health. This period additionally included personality star John Carroll Lynch as Morgan’s coach Eastman. Ethan Embry (Sugary Food Residence Alabama, Elegance and also Frankie) showed up in one episode. And also two-time Emmy champion Merritt Wever stood for a handful of episodes in this period as Denise.
The large negative: The Wolves, Negan
The idea: Rick’s team remains to remain at the Alexandria-Safe Area. They are struck by a team called The Wolves and also discover a herd of pedestrians in a quarry that ultimately overruns Alexandria, eliminating a great deal of its initial citizens in the battle.
Carl is inadvertently fired by his father’s sweetheart’s child Ron and also sheds an eye.
While on a goal to draw away the herd, Glenn obtains caught under a dumpster with apparently no other way out. Steven Yeun’s name is eliminated from the debts. 4 episodes later on, he returns.
Months later on, the team fulfills a guy that calls himself “Jesus” from an additional neighborhood living on an archaeological site called The Hill. Jesus informs them that his team is being obtained by individuals that call themselves “The Saviors” and also are led by a guy called Negan. The team accepts assist.
There’s a great deal of connection dramatization. Abraham damages up with Rosita and also seeks Sasha. Rick and also Michonne come to be the power pair to finish all power pairs. Carol damages up with Tobin.
Dwight, a Hero and also the Daryl to Negan’s Rick, inadvertently eliminates Tara’s sweetheart Denise. This takes place fresh on the heels of numerous various other lesbian personality fatality scenes on tv in 2016, consisting of those in The 100 and also Jane the Virgin, triggering a discussion concerning the Bury Your Gays trope.
The period upright a cliffhanger, with Jeffrey Dean Morgan making a significant entryway as Negan, aligning a lot of the major personalities and also eliminating among them contemporary of emphasis.
Period 7: Negan
That we satisfied: Ezekiel, Jerry, Diane, Anne/Jadis, Henry
That we shed: Abraham, Glenn, Spencer Monroe, Sasha, Olivia
You forgot: Shiva, that is a tiger.
The large negative: Negan
The idea: The period 6 ending left followers thinking that Negan bludgeoned to fatality with his precious bat Lucille. Would certainly it be Glenn, like it remains in the comics, or another person? The authors weren’t mosting likely to allow any type of follower concepts be proper. They selected both alternatives. Negan eliminates Abraham … and after that Glenn. Oops.
Daryl is abducted by the Saviors and also hurt with a banger track called “Easy Road” that was created for the program. Later on in the period, Eugene is hijacked and also winds up changing sides awhile, aiding the Heros make and also establish tools.
Maggie brings to life her and also Glenn’s child and also names him Hershell.
3 brand-new areas, each with their very own link to Negan, are included in the mix and also hired by Rick and also his team: Oceanside, a team of females that stay in seclusion on the coastline; The Scavengers, that stay in a garbage lot and also are led by a strange musician; and also The Kingdom, led by a charming previous community playhouse star that calls himself King Ezekiel.
Sasha takes a cyanide tablet and also passes away by self-destruction while being taken as a captive to Alexandria to make sure that her pedestrian type can obtain some Heros, Trojan-horse design, in the last episode.
Period 8: Negan, once more
That we satisfied: Siddiq, Arat, Alden
That we shed: Shiva, Carl, Eric, Morales
You forgot: Comic Whitmer Thomas (Rock Quackers, the illustration team Power Physical violence) as “Gunther.” Jayne Atkinson, that you might recognize from Home of Cards and also Free Willy, turns up as Georgie.
The large negative: … still Negan
The idea: The battle in between Rick’s militia and also the Saviors uses up the whole period. We additionally see even more of what life resembles at Negan’s Shelter, and also a handful of Saviors effort and also fall short to topple their brave leader.
Bear In Mind Morales, the married man from period 1? It’s exposed in period 8 that his family members passed away and also he dropped in with the Saviors. He endangers Rick and also is fired dead by Daryl.
Maggie fulfills a female called Georgie that provides her a publication with schematics for windmills, aqueducts, and also various other middle ages framework innovation that can assist survivors construct “a future from our past.”
Eugene lastly betrays the Saviors by crafting ammo that backfires on them.
Carl was attacked by a pedestrian while bringing a medical professional called Siddiq to Alexandria, and also gotten ready for his unavoidable fatality by composing a whole lot of letters. He contacted Negan. He contacted Rick. He contacted Enid. He contacted Michonne. He suggested for finishing the battle and also flexible Negan for constructing a brighter future.
To recognize Carl’s desires, and also a lot to the discouragement of Maggie and also most of the various other survivors, when Rick edges Negan in the end of the world versus the Saviors, he doesn’t eliminate him.
Period 9: Goodbye to Rick
That we satisfied: Magna, Connie, Kelly, Luke, Yumiko, Alpha, Beta, Lydia, Earl and also Tammy Rose Sutton
That we shed: Gregory, Jesus, Tara, Enid, Tammy Rose, Henry
You forgot: Rutina Wesley (Real Blood, Queen Sugar) guest-starred as a previous buddy of Michonne’s. Tony Honor champion Steve Kazee (As Soon As) additionally showed up in one episode this period as Alpha’s hubby.
The large negative: Alpha
The idea: Andrew Lincoln leaves the collection as Rick Grimes, however his personality was not exterminated. He obtains abducted by the musician Anne/Jadis and also eliminated in a helicopter with a strange icon that additionally turns up on the TWD spin-offs Concern The Strolling Dead and also The Globe Beyond.
In the consequences of the Rescuer Battle, Maggie has actually Gregory carried out and also takes control of The Hill. Nonetheless, she eventually entrusts Georgie to assist construct various other areas.
There are 2 time leaps this period — very first to 2 years after completion of the Rescuer Battle, and after that to 6 years after Rick’s loss. Currently 8 years after completion of period 8, we discover that Michonne is the de aspect leader at Alexandria, and also Jesus supervises of the Hill.
A union has actually created from the enduring areas: Alexandria, The Kingdom, Oceanside, and also The Hill. A 5th team, called “The Highwaymen,” additionally signs up with. Several of the continuing to be Heros have actually signed up with the 4 areas. Others remove. However regardless of the union theoretically, the areas are a little bit separated in Rick’s lack.
Likewise because time, some love have actually made. We discover that Rosita remains in a long-lasting connection with Daddy Gabriel after briefly copulating Siddiq, Enid is currently with Alden, and also Carol and also Ezekiel obtained wed … however after that separate in the period ending. Daryl has actually additionally been residing in the timbers and also returns with a pet called Canine.
A brand-new risk occurs after a duration of tranquility. This team, called The Whisperers, is led by a female that wishes to be understood just as Alpha and also uses masks constructed out of pedestrian skin so regarding live among them. Alpha’s child Lydia is caught and also held at Alexandria, however eventually problems and also asks to remain there.
The Whisperers very first strike Jesus, that passes away in an unclear blaze of magnificence. They after that make a declaration by kidnapping, abusing, and also beheading 10 survivors from the various other areas — that were delighting in a calm unity fair — consisting of Tara, Enid, and also Carol’s followed child Henry. Their heads are put on pikes as a caution not to go across right into Whisperer area.
In the period ending, a large snow storm ruins the framework at The Kingdom, and also brings every one of the personalities back with each other at Alexandria and also the Hill. They have a snowball battle! Michonne begrudgingly many thanks Negan for conserving Judith. However Alpha, Beta, and also the Whisperers are still available …
Period 10: The Whisperers
That we satisfied: Princess, Stephanie (type of), Leah, Pope, Virgil
That we shed: Earl, Dante, Lucille the baseball bat, Siddiq
You forgot: Thora Birch (Ghost Globe) played a Whisperer called Gamma. Robert Patrick played twin siblings in a stand-alone episode, and also Jeffrey Dean Morgan’s spouse Hilarie Burton played Negan’s spouse Lucille in a recall.
The large negative: Alpha, Beta
The idea: The supersized period was separated right into components and also broadcast in 2019, 2020, and also 2021 as a result of pandemic closures. In it, The Whisperer Battle earnings on. The Hill burns and also the Alexandria wall surfaces are breached. Lydia bonds with Negan and also Carol.
Carol aids Negan retreat. He infiltrates The Whisperers and also eliminates Alpha. Later on, Negan and also Daryl obtain Beta, and also the Whisperer Battle finishes.
Lauren Cohen additionally returns in the midseason ending as Maggie. She has a team of survivors with her that are being annoyed by The Reapers. She’s not also jazzed concerning just how pleasant Negan has actually ended up being with everybody. To alleviate the stress, Carol recommends that he stay in seclusion. He attempts that, and after that in the period’s last minutes heads back to Alexandria.
Throughout the period Eugene begins to speak with a female called Stephanie on the radio. He takes a trip to discover her with Yumiko and also Ezekiel. They satisfy a single survivor called Princess and also wind up obtaining caught by Stephanie’s individuals.
Danai Guirera leaves the collection this period, however like Lincoln her personality was not exterminated. Michonne went off looking for Rick. If those TWD world spin-off motion pictures ever before obtain made, we’ll likely see their get-together there.
In a recall, we discover that in the six-year time dive Daryl had a charming connection with a female called Leah. She’s the initial proprietor of Canine the canine and also the cabin where Negan is quickly eradicated.
Period 11: The Republic
That we satisfied: Pamela Milton, Lance Hornsby, Mercer, Tomichi
That we shed: Pope
The large negative: Pamela Milton, The Reaping Machines
The idea: The very first fifty percent of the last period grabs where period 10 ended. Maggie, back with the team, aids to restore Alexandria and also eliminate the Reapers. Daryl’s ex-girlfriend Leah returns, and also is exposed to be among the Reapers. He quickly joins them however stays dedicated to Maggie.
Connie and also Virgil are rejoined with the team, however not after enduring a murder residence lived in by cannibals.
Yumiko is rejoined with her bro, Tomichi, at the Republic. This is an homage to Michonne’s arc in the comics. She gets to the Republic and also rejoins with her child. Princess, Eugene, and also Ezekial additionally attempt to suit at this brand-new, extremely arranged neighborhood, to differing levels of success. Something is up. A team whose soldiers resemble Stormtroopers can’t be great … right?