The Walking Dead S07E02 | AMC

The Walking Dead, NotC Tribute

Walking Dead S07E02 | AMC
The Walking Dead S07E02 | AMC

The second episode in seventh season of AMCs The Walking Dead sees a nice little tribute to Night of the Comet by way of a walker in the opening scene that bears a striking resemblance to Comet‘s “Monster in Alley”, played by Alex Brown.

The Walking Dead S07E02 | AMC
The Walking Dead S07E02 | AMC

The episode’s director, SFX and Make-Up maestro, Greg Nocotero, (@Gnicotero) posted this close-up shot of the Walker in his Instagram feed:

@Gnicotero | Instagram
@Gnicotero | Instagram

The attention to detail is great, as can be seen by comparing with the original, below.

“Monster in Alley” | Night of the Comet MGM

Night of the Comet Fan Art

Comic artist Caspar Wijngaardco-creator of LIMBO for IMAGE comics and artist on Assassins Creed and Dark Souls for Titan comics has produced this fantastic Night of the Comet inspired artwork of Reggie and Sam.

You can view more of his work (including some development sketches for this piece) on his Instagram feed.

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Caspar Wijngaard | @Casparnova [twitter]