10 Things We Learned From ‘The Walking Dead’ Season 4 Premiere

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/ October 14, 2013

Spoiler Alert: If you haven’t yet seen the Season 4 premiere, stop reading

The Walking Dead returned just before the post-Breaking Bad jitters began. Last night (Oct. 13) marked the revival of Robert Kirkman’s critically-acclaimed post-apocalyptic zombie tale, and as we return to the prison, the fortress has blossomed with civilization.

Those dark, dank and lonely cells and hallways are now inundated with survivors leftover from The Governor’s utopic Woodbury. A council, formed by Rick (Andrew Lincoln), Daryl (Norman Reedus), Hershel (Scott Wilson) and a few others, now governs the day-to-day affairs of this bustling community. Meanwhile, a garden and livestock now buoy makeshift huts, as people begin to find normalcy and civilly once more.

Which can only mean that it’s just a matter of time before all hell breaks loose—again. Here, 10 things we learned as a fresh level of horror and despair verges just on the horizon.