It’s official. The title of the companion series to the Walking Dead will be titled Fear The Walking Dead. It was first tweeted by Robert Kirkman, the creator of the awesome comic series Walking Dead:
IT'S OFFICIAL! The walking dead companion show on AMC is called FEAR THE WALKING DEAD! Expect more news very soon! #FearTheWalkingDead
— Robert Kirkman (@RobertKirkman) March 27, 2015
This comes after speculation that the companion series could have been called Cobalt.
We suspect the other big news is the impending trailer hitting us with the finale of Season 5 of the Walking Dead.
Already confirmed for two seasons, Fear The Walking Dead‘s season one will comprise of six one-hour episodes, and will debut on AMC in summer 2015. Season 2 will air in 2016.
Set in Los Angeles, the series will star Kim Dickens and Cliff Curtis, along with Frank Dillane and Alycia Debnam Carey.