fear the walking dead
"Fear the Walking Dead," starring Cliff Curtis and Kim Dickens, premieres on AMC on Aug. 23. AMC

The zombie virus is spreading at San Diego Comic-Con. Following on the heels of “The Walking Dead” panel at Hall H, “Fear the Walking Dead” took over the convention at 1 p.m. PDT to reveal some major news about the AMC spinoff series.

Fret not if you’re not one of the lucky Comic-Con attendees to get into Hall H, we’re rounded up all the spoilers that were dropped in San Diego this weekend:

1. The Premiere Date And Trailer

“Fear the Walking Dead” will premiere on Sunday, August 23. The announcement coincided with the release of the Comic-Con trailer for the spinoff series.

2. The Setting

3. The Characters

4. The Time Period

5. Don't Expect Chris Hardwick To Make An Appearance

6. The Zombies

7. No "Walking Dead" Crossover In The Works