The "All Out War" of The Walking Dead Season 8 brought carnage to all of the communities and characters in the AMC series, and one of the most moving scenes of the entire season took place between Eric (Jordan Woods-Robinson) and Aaron (Ross Marquand). With Lionsgate releasing The Walking Dead Season 8 on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital beginning August 21st, we've been provided with an exclusive bonus feature clip that goes behind the scenes of Eric and Aaron's emotional (and heart-wrenching) scene.

From the Press Release: SANTA MONICA, CA – Worlds collide as “All Out War” breaks out between the factions when AMC’s blockbuster hit series “The Walking Dead”: The Complete Eighth Season arrives on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital August 21 from Lionsgate. The explosive eighth season bridges the stories between “The Walking Dead” and its spinoff, “Fear the Walking Dead,” leading to a thrilling battle for freedom paved with casualties and tragedy. “The Walking Dead”: The Complete Eighth Season features an all-star cast and fan favorites, including:

  • Andrew Lincoln (Love Actually, Heartbreaker, TV’s “Strike Back”)
  • Norman Reedus (The Boondock Saints, Triple 9, Blade II)
  • Chandler Riggs (Get Low, Mercy)
  • Melissa McBride (The Mist, The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys)
  • Lauren Cohan (All Eyez On Me, The Boy)
  • Danai Gurira (Black Panther, All Eyez On Me)
  • Lennie James (Snatch, Lockout, Colombiana)
  • Alanna Masterson (TV’s “Mistresses” and “Grey’s Anatomy”)
  • Josh McDermitt (TV’s “Twin Peaks” and “Mad Men”)
  • Seth Gilliam (Starship Troopers, TV’s “Teen Wolf”)
  • Christian Serratos (The Twlight Saga, Flight 7500)
  • Jeffrey Dean Morgan (Watchmen, TV’s “The Good Wife” and “Grey’s Anatomy”)
  • Khary Payton (TV’s “Young Justice” and “The Lion Guard”)

Together with the Hilltop and the Kingdom, Rick and the Alexandrians bring “All Out War” to Negan and his forces. The Saviors are larger, better equipped, and ruthless, but Rick and the unified communities are fighting for the promise of a brighter future. The battle lines are drawn as they launch into a kinetic, action-packed offensive.

Take home “The Walking Dead”: The Complete Eighth Season and go behind the scenes with three audio commentaries (on episodes 803, 804, and 816) and three featurettes exclusive to the home entertainment release, offering an in-depth look at the making of the gripping eighth season. The home entertainment release also includes six extended episodes not seen in the orginal broadcast. The Blu-ray and DVD will be available for the suggested retail price of $80.99 and $70.98, respectively.


  • Audio Commentaries
    • Episode 803 Commentary: Executive Producer Scott Gimple and Writer Matt Negrete
    • Episode 804 Commentary: Executive Producer Scott Gimple and Director Dan Liu
    • Episode 816 Commentary: Executive Producer Scott Gimple and Writer Angela Kang
  • “Carl Grimes: Leaving a Legacy” Featurette
  • “In Memoriam” Featurette
  • “The Price of War” Featurette

Exclusive behind-the-scenes clip below (spoiler warning if you haven't seen season 8 in its entirety):

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    Raised on a steady diet of R.L. Stine’s Goosebumps books and Are You Afraid of the Dark?, Derek has been fascinated with fear since he first saw ForeverWare being used on an episode of Eerie, Indiana.

    When he’s not writing about horror as the Senior News Reporter for Daily Dead, Derek can be found daydreaming about the Santa Carla Boardwalk from The Lost Boys or reading Stephen King and Brian Keene novels.