10 Grossest, Most Gut-Wrenching 'Walking Dead' Zombies

From water-bloated walkers to deeply disturbing child zombies, these were the 'TWD' undead that still haunt our dreams

10. Dead Shane (Season 2, Episode 12: 'Better Angels')

The death of Rick's right-hand man and former partner was a shocker, although we sort of knew the two alpha males would eventually. By the end of the second season, Shane was beginning to genuinely lose his shit and generally trying to usurp power over the survivors at Hershel's farm. So during a kill-or-be-killed fracas, Rick stabs Shane — and our hero finally sees proof that everyone comes back from the dead, bitten or not. Even more than the various dangling-organs walkers and head-squished monstrosities we'd come across by then, the sight of a major character we'd gotten to know intimately over two seasons — even in shaved-head psycho mode — turning into one of the undead was genuinely disturbing. And it wouldn't be the last time...