Watch The Walking Dead: Dead City
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The Walking Dead: Dead City is a spin-off series set in the post-apocalyptic world of The Walking Dead franchise. Premiering on AMC in 2023, Dead City follows former enemies Maggie and Negan as they navigate the ruins of Manhattan over a decade after the start of the zombie apocalypse.
With the fall of civilization, Manhattan has been cut off from the mainland, becoming a city of the dead. A flooded metropolis infested by walkers, the island has some semblance of life due to its community of survivors clinging to normalcy in New York City’s last remaining borough, Manhattan.
Maggie and Negan find themselves thrown together in the former epicenter of the outbreak, forging an uneasy alliance as they traverse the perilous streets and underground tunnels of the island. Their mission of uncovering Negan’s long lost wife Lucille brings old enemies and traumas to the surface, testing their tentative truce.
Yet surviving the constant threat of the dead is only one danger facing the pair. With supplies dwindling, sinister groups vie for control over the island, willing to kill anyone who gets in their way. Maggie and Negan must rely on their combined strength and street smarts to withstand both the living and the dead in this treacherous new landscape.
Over the course of their journey across the decrepit New York City, Maggie and Negan come to realize that their own inner demons may be their greatest obstacle for survival. Their hatred and distrust of each other makes cooperation difficult, even as their lives depend on watching each other’s backs.
Slowly, the two damaged souls find common ground, bonded by their warrior instincts and desire to rebuild some semblance of a life worth living. Their friendship grows amidst the ever-present danger and grim reality of their walker-infested world.
With its iconic backdrop of a ruined New York City under siege, Dead City brings new hazards and moral dilemmas to the gritty, survival-driven Walking Dead universe. Maggie and Negan’s complex relationship drives the narrative, creating an unlikely partnership between two broken people searching for meaning in an undead world.
Veteran fans will find the pair’s dynamic story arc satisfying while also getting a new perspective on the former Big Apple post-apocalypse. Showcasing the human capability to hope and band together even in humanity’s darkest hour, Dead City promises an intense ride in the next grim chapter of The Walking Dead mythology.
The Walking Dead: Dead City is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (7 episodes). The series first aired on June 15, 2023.