Right on the heels of the unprecedented ratings for AMC’s The Walking Dead season finale, Robert Kirkman and ComiXology have teamed up to give away The Walking Dead #19 for free. This issue features the introduction of female zombie slasher Michonne and ties directly into season two’s final episode!
The Walking Dead #19 was smash hit after its original print release by adding the katana-wielding Michonne to the story’s cast. Now that season 2 has officially wrapped up on AMC the issue serves as the perfect jumping-on point for fans of the television adaptation who’d like to take a stab at reading the original comic book series.
Here’s the official synopsis for issue #19…
The group has a visitor, but is she friend, foe or worse? Where did she come from? How did she survive? Can she be trusted? This is the beginning of a new story arc, an excellent jumping-on point for new readers. The quest to rebuild civilization starts here.
The Walking Dead #19 will be available for free via the Comics by ComiXology app on iOS and Android devices and over at Comics.ComiXology.com until Monday, March 26th. That’s just a few days folks, so bust out that iPhone or tablet and start reading The Walking Dead!