New Pic from Season 3 of THE WALKING DEAD is of…

It’s another of those unavoidable spoilers. We’ll spare your tender spoilerphobic eyes by showing you the other pics we’ve already seen from the upcoming third season of The Walking Dead first, but really, if you’re on the internet, as you clearly are, then you’re going to see this or hear about it at some point before October when the new season premieres anyway. Why not see it here, where you are loved?

First, here’s Rick:

Next, we have Michonne:

Of course, here’s The Governor:

And heeeeeeeere’s…

Yes, it’s Merle (Michael Rooker), and he’s no one’s hallucination, judging by that stump he’s sporting. Showrunner Glen Mazzara tweeted this about revealing the photo:

So instead of getting all worked up about spoilers, how about if we all get worked up about how this is going to affect Darryl…

The Walking Dead Season 3, starring Andrew LincolnSarah Wayne CalliesNorman Reedus, Michael RookerLaurie HoldenSteven YeunLauren CohanMelissa McBride, Danai Gurira, and David Morrissey, premieres in October on AMC.

Erin Willard
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