The zombie apocalypse has crossed oceans and borders, and it’s not stopping anytime soon. AMC’s latest addition to The Walking Dead universe, “Daryl Dixon,” takes fans on a thrilling journey across the Atlantic to the picturesque and perilous landscapes of France. As the franchise continues to evolve, this new spin-off promises to unravel the mysteries of how it all began, giving us a fresh perspective on the origins of the undead plague.

“Daryl Dixon” brings a breath of fresh air to The Walking Dead franchise. While the original series and its spin-offs have primarily explored America with a sneak peak across the Mexican border, this new installment introduces us to a world where the infection has spread far beyond the U.S. borders. France, with its rich history and stunning landscapes, provides a captivating backdrop for the undead mayhem. The series takes us through iconic locations.The juxtaposition of the walkers against such culturally significant settings adds a layer of tension and intrigue that fans of the franchise are sure to appreciate.

One of the most exciting aspects of “Daryl Dixon” is a tiny light of hope of uncovering the origins (and maybe a cure) of the zombie apocalypse. We’ll witness how different countries and cultures coped with the sudden emergence of the undead, offering us invaluable insights into the early days of the catastrophe.

Of course, no Walking Dead spin-off would be complete without the fan-favorite character, Daryl Dixon, portrayed once again by Norman Reedus. “Daryl Dixon” allows us to see how Daryl has evolved since we last saw him, as he navigates the unfamiliar terrain of France and forms new alliances to survive. For those who may have felt that the Walking Dead universe had become too familiar, “Daryl Dixon” breathes new life into the franchise. It offers fans an opportunity to experience the apocalypse from a different angle and to expand their understanding of the global crisis that brought the world to its knees.

“Daryl Dixon” takes The Walking Dead to a whole new level, both geographically and narratively. With its stunning French setting, promise of origin revelations, and the return of fan-favorite Daryl Dixon, this spin-off promises to be a thrilling addition to the franchise. Whether you’re a die-hard fan or a casual viewer, “Daryl Dixon” offers a fresh perspective on the undead apocalypse and is sure to keep you on the edge of your seat as you explore the horrors of the undead in the heart of France. Don’t miss out on this exciting new chapter in the ever-expanding world of The Walking Dead.


Norman Reed’s for BELLO mag.