Exclusive: 'The Walking Dead, The Official Magazine' Shambles Into Shops With 9 Variant Covers

The first issue of the official magazine about Robert Kirkman's comic/TV series "The Walking Dead" comes out tomorrow, Oct 23, in both print and digital editions complete with nine - yup, NINE - variant covers by "Dead" artist Charle Adlard and colorist Cliff Rathburn. There are two newsstand editions - the primary features Michonne from the AMC TV show while the alternative features art from Adlard and Rathburn.

According to the official press release:

This 100-page issue features an inside look at the TV show, comics and everything in-between: The Walking Dead creator/writer Robert Kirkman reveals what’s coming up next on the TV show, which broke basic cable records again with the season three premiere, and how the shocking events of issue #100 of The Walking Dead Comic will affect Rick and our favorite survivors; an exclusive interview with Danai Gurira, who plays the iconic character “Michonne”; an exclusive prologue to the new Walking Dead book, The Road to Woodbury, about the rise of Philip Blake aka The Governor written by Jay Bonansinga and Robert Kirkman; behind-the-scenes set visit report; executive producer/showrunner Glen Mazzara tells us why he’s so excited about season three; plus, all the latest news, revelations and tips for fans of the entire The Walking Dead universe.

There are also SEVEN retail exclusive covers for Comickaze, Forbidden Planet, Midtown Comics, Redd Skull Comics, Ultimate Comics, Ultimate Treasures and Wade’s Comic Madness.

Comickaze:

Forbidden Planet/Ultimate Comics:

Midtown Comics:

Redd Skull:

Ultimate Treasures:

Wade's Comic Madness: