Season 11 of The Walking Dead has been one of the show’s most tense instalments yet as it has seen its characters get torn apart and separated while introducing several fearsome new foes to contend with.
Episode 8 arrived on October 3rd for fans watching early on AMC+ and followed on October 10th for everyone else.
But now that episode 8 has aired, fans of The Walking Dead have been left asking when they can expect season 11 to continue with episode 9.
The Walking Dead season 11 episode 8 recap
Episode 8 of The Walking Dead season 11 aired on October 3rd for fans using AMC+ while the episode followed on October 10th on the standard AMC channel and October 11th for those watching on Disney+.
The episode sees Maggie put her new walker herd to the test as the Reapers are forced to defend their Meridian camp.
Pope suspects that Maggie is behind the attack, leading tensions to rise between him and Daryl once again, who must tread carefully to avoid suspicion.
Meanwhile, a vicious storm could spell danger for Alexandria as the treacherous weather leaves them open to a walker attack.
When is episode 9 released?
Episode 9 of The Walking Dead season 11 will arrive in early 2022, specifically February 20th in the US (21st in the UK).
Fans who want to watch the episode early on AMC+ will be able to do so on February 13th.
When The Walking Dead was renewed for season 11, it was confirmed that the final instalment would air in three parts.
The first of which began in August 2021 while the two remaining parts will air in 2022.
With part 2 (including episode 9) releasing in February, it’s likely that the final batch of episodes will most likely hit screens in October to match the release dates of previous seasons.
How many episodes in total?
Season 11 of The Walking Dead will feature 24 episodes spread over three parts, consisting of eight episodes each.
The first of those three parts began airing on August 22nd while the remaining two sections will arrive in 2022.
In the run-up to the season’s premiere, AMC teased a number of details including the titles of episodes 1-8.
- Episode 1 | Acheron: Part I – August 22nd
- Episode 2 | Acheron: Part II – August 29th
- Episode 3 | Hunted – September 5th
- Episode 4 | Rendition – September 12th
- Episode 5 | Out of the Ashes – September 19th
- Episode 6 | On the Inside – September 26th
- Episode 7 | Promises Broken – October 3rd
- Episode 8 | For Blood – October 10th
If things weren’t already tough for The Walking Dead’s characters, part 2 of season 11 is set to ramp up the stakes even higher thanks to an imminent reaper attack, a never-ending wave of problems affecting Alexandria and even life in the Commonwealth isn’t as peaceful as first thought.
The Walking Dead season 11 returns to AMC for episode 9 on February 20th, 2022.