The Walking Dead springs back to life

In the latest season of The Walking Dead, the band of apocalypse survivors led by Daryl (Norman Reedus) and others have a new fighting style to match new kinds of environmental threat and obstacles.
In the latest season of The Walking Dead, the band of apocalypse survivors led by Daryl (Norman Reedus) and others have a new fighting style to match new kinds of environmental threat and obstacles. PHOTO: FOX

The show is back with its 10th season despite dips in its American viewing numbers and some scathing reviews

As it embarks on its 10th season, The Walking Dead (2010 to now) is looking a lot like the zombie virus in its apocalypse saga: virtually unstoppable.

Despite dips in its American viewing numbers and some scathing reviews over the years, the show still commands a huge global fan base and has spun off another hit series, Fear The Walking Dead (2015 to now), with a second television spin-off in the works along with three films starring Andrew Lincoln, who left the show last year.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on October 09, 2019, with the headline 'The Walking Dead springs back to life'. Print Edition | Subscribe