The Walking Dead #12

Writer: Robert Kirkman Artist: Charlie Adlard Publisher: Image Comics Release Date: April 7, 2021 Critic Reviews: 1 User Reviews: 12
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8.1User Rating

It always comes down to this: At any moment, a zombie could leap out of the shadows and end your life. At last, it seems like there is a cause that unites mankind to end all our petty squabbles. But no. It's never that simple. Now Rick has a gun to his head.

  • 4.0
    Comics Bulletin - Michael Lucinski Nov 15, 2004

    The The Walking Dead started out strong with an innovative concept and diverse cast of characters. Too many characters and poor pacing severely weaken the product. If you want to see the zombies attack, pick up the next issue. Despite a lot happening in this issue, you wont miss much. Read Full Review

  • 10
    The Villain Sep 1, 2016

    The conflict between Rick and Hershel reaches its highest point in this issue. There wasn't a lot of zombies during this arc but bringing more depth to some of the supporting characters and adding a lot more drama continue to keep this series at an excellent level. The members of the group have to start a new life once again.

  • 7.5
    Fulcrum Nov 18, 2018

    The conflict between Rick and Hershel reaches its full force in this tense issue. Honestly, I can understand why Hershel is so unstable. The day before this issue transpires he had just lost THREE of his children (granted, one was long dead already, but he never accepted Shawn’s death until the barn disaster). Then he finds Maggie shacking up with Glenn the very next morning. And THEN Rick comes out of the blue and asks Hershel if his group can stay in his house (you know, since more rooms are now available). And THEN Hurricane Lori strikes, and that is the final straw for Hershel. Not only does he almost slap a pregnant Lori, but he puts a gun to Rick’s head. Later on he agonizingly confesses to Otis just how close he was to pulling th more

  • 6.0

    The Walking Dead Deluxe
    Issue: 12

    Publisher: @imagecomics & @skyboundent
    Writer: @robkirkman
    Artist: @charlie_adlard
    Colorist: @dave.mccaig
    Variant Cover: Tony Moore & Dave McCaig
    Original Cover: @coloneltonymoore
    Letterer: @ruswooton

    After Hershel attempts to heard a walker into the barn, the imprisoned walking dead escape and wreak havoc among those on the farm. This results in the death of two of Hershel’s children. In a desperate attempt to save the rest of the farm, everyone took up arms to kill the remaining walkers. The farm is as safe as it can be now that the looming threat of walkers has been taken care of. Rick and his people now have a save place to live. Or so h more

  • 10
    Killumgood Oct 28, 2016

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    mrethandunne Aug 9, 2021

  • 9.5
    Green Goblin May 2, 2021

  • 8.5
    Josecab79 Apr 17, 2019

  • 8.0
    Radar Apr 19, 2021

  • 7.5
    dubearck Apr 23, 2021

  • 7.5
    Ardash May 18, 2021

  • 6.5
    Mister Bungle Mar 2, 2016

  • 6.5
    comicgeniuz Dec 20, 2016

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