The Walking Dead Season 3 returns tonight and if you've been reading our coverage of the last couple of weeks, you should have a good idea of what to expect from the upcoming season. For those that can't hold out until the premiere, we've included the first episode synopsis, a clip and over 20 photos.

Release Details: "AMC announced… the premiere of The Walking Dead Season 3 on Sun., Oct. 14 at 9/8c. As previously announced, the series’ third season will consist of 16 episodes. Season 3 will also air in two-parts with the first eight hours kicking off Oct. 14 and returning Feb. 2013 with the final eight episodes. Following The Walking Dead will be the season premieres of AMC’s unscripted series Talking Dead, hosted by Chris Hardwick (Nerdist), at 11/10c and Comic Book Men at 11:30/10:30c. Season 2 of both series consists of 16 half-hour episodes. Internationally, The Walking Dead will return to audiences in 120+ FOX International Channels (FIC) markets the week of Oct. 15 as part of FIC continued commitment to broadcast the series near date-and-date globally."

Episode Details: Episode 301 - “SEED”: With the world growing increasingly more dangerous and Lori’s pregnancy advancing, Rick discovers a potentially safe haven. But first he must secure the premises, pushing his group to its limit.
Written by: Glen Mazzara , Directed by: Ernest Dickerson

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  • Oh yeah, Just watched the season Premier. :) All the waiting definitely paid off! Thanks for the updates :)