When “The Walking Dead” companion series left off on Sunday night, Nick (Frank Dillane) found more survivors on his way to Tijuana. He was in bad shape after getting attacked by wild dogs and shot at by gang members, but ultimately found sanctuary in a little community thanks to newcomers Luciana (Danay Garcia) and Alejandro (Paul Calderon). Episode 9, titled “Los Muertos,” will find the former drug addict back on the streets after getting “recruited for a perilous assignment.”
What could that assignment be? The trailer shows Nick visiting a gang with Luciana. Although she warns him to be careful, Nick does something to offend the gang. Another clip shows him on the ground with men on top of him.
Madison (Kim Dickens) and the others don’t appear to be doing much better. Although fans didn’t get to check in with them in episode 8, the upcoming episode will reunite viewers with them after they fled the compound. Despite Nick choosing to go off on his own, the promo video teases that Madison will still be worried about her oldest child. It’s Alicia (Alycia Debnam-Carey) who has to deliver the reality check. She tells her mom that it’s just the two of them now.
The smaller group will seek shelter at a hotel, but it looks like the hotel guests haven’t left …
Catch “Fear the Walking Dead” Season 2, episode 9 when it airs on AMC on Sunday, August 28 at 9 p.m. EDT