Walking Dead producers claim they did not tone down violence due to backlash

“The Walking Dead” executive producer Gale Anne Hurd raised eyebrows on Wednesday, Jan. 18 at the National Association of Television Executives conference in Miami when she seemed to confirm suspicions that producers may have toned down some violence on the show after the reaction to the gruesome season 7 premiere in which two characters were bludgeoned with a barbed wire-covered baseball bat. “We were able to look at the feedback on the level of violence,” said Hurd on a NATPE panel, first reported by Variety. “We did tone it down for episodes we were still filming for later on in the season.”

However, two exec producers tell EW that they did not change their approach at all after many viewers were critical of the graphic nature of the premiere. Showrunner Scott M. Gimple points out that the explicitness of that premiere baseball bat beating was intended to be above and beyond what the zombie drama usually does, and that nothing that came after was ever intended to come anywhere close to it. Continue reading

‘The Walking Dead’ Producer Says They Cut Back On The Violence After Season 7 Premiere Backlash

'The Walking Dead' Producer Says They Cut Back On The Violence After Season 7 Premiere Backlash “The Walking Dead” has been on break for over a month and many fans are ready to jump into the action. However, even though “The Walking Dead” looks to improve after its winter hiatus, the show has had a noticeable dip in quality and entertainment this season, which had turned off many fans.

The season premiere gave off the intention that the rest of the season will be filled with plenty of violence and gore. Instead, it appears the show will only become less violent as time goes on and it turns out it’s all it’s all the epic season premiere’s fault. Continue reading

‘The Walking Dead’ Season 7 Introducing 2 New Characters Not From the Comics

Walking Dead Season 6 FinaleIt’s been hard to get The Walking Dead spoilers these days, what with all the measures taken to keep the identity of Negan’s victim a secret. But thankfully, the Spoiler Hackers have dropped a tiny hint at what to expect when Season 7 debuts this October. Continue reading

Michonne (The Walking Dead) Vs. Beatrix Kiddo (The Bride – Kill Bill)

michonne_vs_the_brideWe have a very exciting “Versus” for you this week! It’s a real slice of heaven! We have a couple of very dangerous sword wielding femme fatales! Two women no one would ever dare to mess with, or to take on alone, or even a group. These women mean serious business! So let’s get right down to it. Who would win in a sword fight? Would it be Michonne from “The Walking Dead,” or would it be Beatrix Kiddo (“The Bride” from Kill Bill)? Who would you like to see win this sharp edge blade fight? Here is a little about  each character… Continue reading

Comparing for the final Scene From ‘The Walking Dead’ Season Six and the Comic Book!

After years and years of waiting for fans of “The Walking Dead” comics, the Season 6 finale finally brought that iconic Issue 100 to life in what has easily become one of the most harrowing scenes on TV ever.

There will be Spoilers after the break….

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Governor VS. Neagan VS. Alpha (The Walking Dead )

walkingdead_bad_guysIf your a fan of “The Walking Dead”, then boy do we have a Versus for you! The Walking Dead books and show has taken off like wildfire! I can’t tell you how many people I have talked to about the show. I’ve spoken more about TWD than Star Wars!  Women love the show. Men can’t stop talking about it. So why not have a bad guy and girl (and another bad guy) from the books face off? There are some really terrible people in this world and we are having a sale on 3 of the biggest baddass’s! If you haven’t read the books, you might not want to keep reading on as it my spoil some of your reading fun! You’ve been warned! So here we go! Continue reading

You’ll Need Lots of Red Crayons for THE WALKING DEAD Adult Coloring Books

Have you ever felt lost after watching an episode of The Walking Dead and didn’t know what to do with your life? Well, now you’ll never have to feel like that again with these awesome Walking Dead coloring books for adults. There will be two Walking Dead coloring books to choose from. There will be one for the AMC TV Show and another for Robert Kirkman’s comic series. Continue reading