Walking Dead Is an Existentialist Nightmare, and Suddenly a Great Show

The last four episodes of The Walking Dead have been the best since the series' inception. For too many episodes to count, fans were subjected to shoddy dialogue and shallow character development—even the dramatic twists, like the Governor's aquarium of heads or the Terminus cannibals, seemed like thin, broadstroke… »3/02/15 4:30pm3/02/15 4:30pm

​Don't Trust the New Guy: Surviving The Walking Dead, Ep. 11

The Walking Dead introduced a new character in Sunday night's episode, so you know what that means—yet another person to shower with love, warmth and good cheer. Welcome to the crazy dysfunctional family. Right, Rick? How will you greet him? "I'll put a knife in the base of your skull." Cool, cool. »2/23/15 3:10pm2/23/15 3:10pm

​Shut Up or Die: Surviving The Walking Dead's Insane Mid-Season Finale

The mid-season finale of The Walking Dead either had you sobbing like Daryl or weirdly apathetic like me. While the main casualty in last night's episode, "Coda," wasn't entirely unexpected, it was no less tragic. Of course, part of the anxiety in watching a series that's so focused on certain-death is the dread that… »12/01/14 9:50am12/01/14 9:50am

Hospital From Hell: Surviving The Walking Dead, Episode 4

In Sunday night's episode of The Walking Dead, we discover yet another group of humans living in post-apocalyptic Atlanta. These survivors don't eat people (guinea pigs are on the menu, though). Plus, they have plenty of resources: food, electricity, clean clothes, an iron, a record player, a Caravaggio painting.… »11/03/14 9:50am11/03/14 9:50am

The Walking Dead's Costume Designer on Dressing Women for World's End

Life during a zombie apocalypse can get pretty grim. Between roving bands of undead walkers trying to snack on your grey matter and feral humans roasting each other into lunch meat, there's precious little time to think about how you actually look. Eulyn Womble, the Costume Designer for The Walking Dead, is charged… »10/24/14 12:20pm10/24/14 12:20pm