E3 2015 – Walking Dead: Michonne Miniseries Announced


In a move that should give game critics something to celebrate, Telltale games revealed today at E3 that they will be spearheading a Walking Dead spinoff whose lead is not only a woman – but a woman of color. Michonne will be a centric figure in her very own spinoff from the Walking Dead series focused on her individual story between issues #126 and #139 in the popular. You’re very likely to see familiar faces pop up in the miniseries cast – Michonne’s journey from leaving the group to eventually rejoining them is rumored to play a heavy part in this project.

In a genre repeatedly criticized for its blind eye to heroines- especially women of color heroines- a Michonne centric miniseries focusing on her struggles, hopes, and motivations is a great move in a new direction for our community!

Follow Word of the Nerd on

FacebookTwitterGoogle+TumblrPinterest, Instagram

Nerds Assemble!

About the author


Alexis is the lead fabricator and designer for Shattered Stitch Cosplay, based out of Tennessee. She has been in the cosplay community over 10 years and is a familiar face at cons large and small all across the Southeast US.

Alexis is a consummate nerd with her genres of expertise and interest being concentrated in Marvel comics and World of Warcraft. Also on her interest list is Top Cow, Aspen, DarkHorse, and DC, as well as most all videogames with her personal concentration being PC gaming (Master Race).

Her costumes span everything from comics and fantasy books to live action, including: Final Fantasy, Game of Thrones, Hunger Games, Studio Ghibli, and Conan.

If you'd like to nerd cred check, step right up and give it a swing. You'll receive your consolation prize as you exit stage left.

  • NoD_Black_Tall.png-e1582139137446.png

Check out our YouTube Channel

Writers Wanted

%d bloggers like this: