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Rick Grimes, Sheriff of a small town in Kentucky awakes in a hospital. Comatose after being shot while on duty, Rick finds the world abandoned of all things living and is faced with walking undead, who attack him on sight. He returns home to find his family, son Carl and wife Lori, gone. He meets his new neighbor, who points him towards Atlanta. After retrieving supplies from the abandoned Police Station, Rick sets off to Atlanta to search for his family.

List of covers and their creators:

CoverNameCreatorsSidebar Location
1Regular CoverTony Moore1
2Wizard World - Austin Comic ConRob Guillory4
2Wizard World - Chicago Comic ConEthan Van Sciver5
3Wizard World - Comic Con NYC ExperienceNeal Adams6
4Wizard World - Nashville Comic ConMico Suayan7
5Wizard World - Ohio Comic ConMike Zeck8
6Wizard World - Philadelphia Comic ConJulian Totino Tedesco9
7Wizard World - Portland Comic ConMichael Golden10
8Wizard World - St. Louis Comic ConArthur Suydam11
9Regular Cover (Digital)Tony Moore12
REImage Expo Exclusive Cover Unknown2
REImage Expo Exclusive Cover (Sketch)Unknown3

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Overrated in more ways than one 0

Of course many first issues start off slow, mainly want to introduce characters, and get the reader used to the world, but TWD #1 takes that to an extreme. The main character Rick Grimes is a former town Sheriff that is injured in the line of duty and put into the hospital, when he eventually awakens he finds that the world he once knew has moved on. Zombies are rampant throughout his town, his family is nowhere to be found, and the entire town looks to have been abandoned for at least 10 years....

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