Now you might be thinking, “Not another ‘who did Negan kill’ article,” but wait — this one comes on the heels of The Walking Dead executive producer Greg Nicotero talking about the Season 6 finale during a recent interview with EW:
“If we would have shown the deaths, then they wouldn’t have felt our characters in Season 7 the way they need to.”
“Deaths,” not “death”? Does this mean that Negan killed more than one person? It might. Nicotero’s slip of the tongue (if it was that) is definitely a game-changer when it comes to theorizing who got offed during the finale.
I don’t know about you, but I absolutely loathe cliffhanger endings. I barely have the patience for my Hot Pocket to warm up let alone wait months for my favorite show to come back on to give me some resolution. For that reason, my nose has been pressed up against my television screen studying the last 11 minutes of the Season 6 finale since it was released on Blu-ray. I’ve watched Negan swinging Lucille at regular speed, at various speeds, and frame-by-frame, and you know what? It paid off because I believe I have a pretty good idea who Negan killed.
Read the rest of my article here.