The Walking Dead #164 hits stores tomorrow. Spoilers and cussing below. Read on only if you like spoilers and cussing
The Walking Dead #164 doesn’t have the bloody goodness fans of the series are hoping for, lets face it, it has been quiet on that front lately. However there is some huge plot and character growth, which fans of the series also love. Robert Kirkman has always said the book isn’t about zombies, thee are tons in this issue, but about the survivors. He delivers on that front.
When we last check in, the town of Alexandria was being swarmed by zombies. Negan saved Rick and they were on the run. This is where we pick up. (click the spoiler boxes to see the spoiler protected images.
Negan being his normal swarms self.
While they are completely surrounded.
Negan and Rick getting to know each other a little better.
That Negan just wasn’t ready to hear. Negan’s answer shows a more emotional side, as well as, motivation. Which also ties into the story in Image Plus.
Meanwhile, Eugene’s ham radio comes into focus, this could be leading up to something.
And Carl comes into his own…. Could the story’s leadership be taking a different role shortly?
And let’s not forget the Saviors. They are still lurking ready to pounce.