Rick Grimes (Andrew Lincoln) has solely appeared on the key art for each season of AMC’s The Walking Dead. When the Season 4 key art was released circulated, it came as no surprise that Rick once again is standing tall with gun drawn.
The Walking Dead: Season 3 key art featured Rick atop an overturned school bus in front of the prison, protecting his new home from threats human and walker alike. For Season 4, Rick once again stands before his fortified home, only this time the fence has been torn down as if the group is making a break for it due to internal threats, or the amassing zombies have finally breached the defenses.
AMC has set Sunday, October 13 at 9/8c as the premiere date for The Walking Dead: Seaon 4. As with Season 3, the new season will span 16 total episodes with 8 airing this year and the back half starting up in early 2013 after a winter hiatus.