The Walking Dead, Compendium 1
Introducing the first eight volumes of the fan-favorite, New York Times Best Seller series collected into one massive paperback collection! Collects The Walking Dead #1-48. This is the perfect collection for any fan of the Emmy Award-winning television series on AMC: over one thousand pages... show more
Introducing the first eight volumes of the fan-favorite, New York Times Best Seller series collected into one massive paperback collection! Collects The Walking Dead #1-48. This is the perfect collection for any fan of the Emmy Award-winning television series on AMC: over one thousand pages chronicling the beginning of Robert Kirkman''s Eisner Award-winning continuing story of survival horror- from Rick Grimes'' waking up alone in a hospital, to him and his family seeking solace on Hershel''s farm, and the controversial introduction of Woodbury despot: The Governor. In a world ruled by the dead, we are finally forced to finally start living.
Publish date: May 19th 2009
Publisher: Image Comics
Pages no: 1088
Edition language: English
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Series: The Walking Dead -12 (#1)
I found it impossible to read this without constantly comparing it to the TV show which led me to it.Plot-wise, the show matches the source only in the broadest strokes. TV has also done what TV and film usually needs to do and cut and conflated characters from the source material. What I didn't rea...
Officer Rick Grimes wakes up in a hospital after being in a coma due to a gunshot wound while on duty. He steps out into the hall to find a nurse or someone at least but as he starts walking down the hall soon realizes no one is there. The rooms are all empty. There no sign of people, no patients, n...
Now, I wish I hadn't waited so long to read these! There are a lot of things that are different than on the show, but overall, I think the show has better character development. I'm not sure it's due to the writing-it might be due to the superior actors. I already have the second one reserved at ...
GR Cleanup Read April 2011 I cannot believe the dark places this graphic novel delves. No one, and I mean no one, is safe in this ongoing saga. It takes place after the dead have risen and destroyed everything and follows a handful of often rotating survivors as they try to get by in a frightening...
I am a fan of the show, a serious fan. I found myself looking for something to hold me over between show/seasons so I looked into the books. I'm not a big fan of many comics so I went for the novels on Woodbury and the Gov. Oh my, if you haven't read this get to them, fast. I finished those 6 books ...