Sneak Peek of THE WALKING DEAD Season 3 Premiere Episode, Plus Geek Gifts: New THE WALKING DEAD Figures Including the Well Zombie

     October 8, 2012

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Not only does the season three of The Walking Dead return to AMC this coming Sunday, but artist Todd McFarlane has a second series of The Walking Dead action figures available for purchase!  If you missed the recent trailer for season three of the greatest zombie series on television, no worries: we also have a sneak peek at the upcoming premiere episode for season three!

The Walking Dead, starring Andrew Lincoln, Norman Reedus, Chandler Riggs, Sarah Wayne Callies, Steven Yuen, Michael Rooker and IronE Singleton, returns to AMC starting Sunday, October 14th.  Hit the jump for a sneak peek at season three’s premiere episode, along with images and descriptions from McFarlane’s second series of action figures.

Check out a sneak peek of the season three premiere for AMC’s The Walking Dead (via AMC):

We’ve also got a nice selection of Geek Gifts for you from Todd McFarlane’s second series of The Walking Dead figures, featuring Rick and Shane alongside a selection of zombies.  Check the images and descriptions below:

DEPUTY RICK GRIMES
THE WALKING DEAD TV SERIES 2

Paint: original paint
Scale: 4 to 4 1/2 inch
Format: action figure
Packaging: blister card

The small-town sheriff’s turned-hero and leader of the survivors during the zombie apocalypse, Rick continues to struggle with his moral convictions in season two. Rick is depicted in a brand-new sculpt in his civilian attire, prevalent in season two. Figure features interchangeable hands to hold multiple weapons, along with 14 points of articulation. Additional accessories include removable revolver, rifle with strap, and animal control stick for zombie catching.

SHANE WALSH
THE WALKING DEAD TV SERIES 2

Paint: original paint
Scale: 4 to 4 1/2 inch
Format: action figure
Packaging: blister card

Rick’s partner and loyal friend, Shane was clearly the antagonist of season two. While Shane is no longer with us, he will never be forgotten. Shane will be featured in tactical attire with a shaved head and features a single-barrel shotgun, ready to pick off zombies at a moments notice.

BICYCLE GIRL ZOMBIE
THE WALKING DEAD TV SERIES 2

Paint: original paint
Scale: 4 to 4 1/2 inch
Format: action figure
Packaging: blister card

The maimed zombie girl shown crawling next to her bicycle in a park turned out to be one of the most iconic zombies from season one. She is also the first zombie Deputy Rick Grimes encountered in the season one opener. Figure features an eerie reaching motion play-action while lying on her base. Accessories include a damaged cell phone and jeans.

WELL ZOMBIE
THE WALKING DEAD TV SERIES 2

Paint: original paint
Scale: 4 to 4 1/2 inch
Format: action figure
Packaging: blister card

A rotten, bloated zombie trapped at the bottom of Hershel’s water wells, which the survivors eventually attempt to remove by using Glen as bait. Figure includes 9 points of articulation with a pull-apart play-action that reveals his bloody guts inside. Accessories include attached rope and canned ham.

RV ZOMBIE
THE WALKING DEAD TV SERIES 2

Paint: original paint
Scale: 4 to 4 1/2 inch
Format: action figure
Packaging: blister card

During the opening scene of season two, a mob of flesh-eating zombies swarm the group. Unaware of the flesh-eating zombie onslaught, Andrea becomes trapped in the recreational vehicle when one climbs aboard. Under attack from this “RV” Zombie, Andrea fights back, stabbing the zombie in the eyeball with a screwdriver. Our zombie figure simulates that scene with a flip-back head play-action and a removable screwdriver in its eye.

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