that AMC would give us our first trailer for The Walking Dead Season 7 at San Diego Comic-Con 2016, and sure enough the network’s delivered with a thrilling tease of what’s next on the show.
AMC revealed the trailer during its panel on The Walking Dead this afternoon, much to the excitement of fans. The trailer provides our first taste of the new status quo for Rick Grimes and his band of survivors following the — and it looks like a zombie outbreak will be the least of their troubles.
We still don’t know who the nefarious Negan killed during , but if one thing’s certain it’s that he’ll kill again. Actor Jeffrey Dean Morgan’s new character is an imposing presence in the trailer, and we have no doubt he’ll be a dangerous and exciting element in the long-running series. The trailer also shows off some of the new characters we’ll meet during the season, including a look at comic book favorite Ezekiel with his pet tiger. Fans looking for clues as to who Negan killed are out of luck, as the main cast only appears in flashbacks. We’ll only know what happened once Season 7 premieres.
The Walking Dead is a flagship series for AMC, and has become even more important after the end of critically-acclaimed hits like Mad Men and Breaking Bad. Thankfully, Season 7 looks to be its best yet, bringing us the zombie drama we’ve come to love with new characters that are sure to make the show even more exciting.
The Walking Dead Season 7 premieres October 23 on AMC. What do you think will happen on the show? Let us know in the comments below.