10 Best Things We Saw and Heard at New York Comic Con

Cosplay all-stars, 'Walking Dead' cast members, the original Karate Kid — here are the highlights of this year's premier east-coast geekathon

Behind the New Season of 'The Walking Dead'
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Behind the New Season of 'The Walking Dead'

"It's like a Beatles concert here!" moderator (and Talking Dead host) Chris Hardwick exclaimed over the teenybopper-esque screams of fans at the panel for AMC's zombie drama. He's not wrong — it was easily the biggest draw at this year's NYCC, timed as it was a day before the show's Season Five premiere and with most of the cast in attendance. Creator Robert Kirkman promised that the new season will hew closer to his comics, and executive producer Gale Anne Hurd added that it's going to be "kick-ass, utterly relentless and totally heartbreaking." And it seems like the actors are into The Walking Dead as much as the fans. Melissa McBride, who plays the take-no-prisoners Carol, got choked up when she was talking about her character's growth on the show; we're just glad she got everyone the hell out of Terminus.

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