Who will live and who will die on The Walking Dead? As the TWD Mid-Season 7 premiere approaches, fans are wondering what will happen to Rick Grimes, Negan and the rest of the gang.

Spoilers from the Episode 9 synopsis say the characters will “focus on preparing for war and gathering the supplies and numbers to take Negan down once and for all.” Rick, Daryl Dixon and the group from Alexandria will need to work with the Kingdom and the Hilltop, but Ezekiel and Gregory will need some convincing.

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And producers promise that the second half of TWD Season 7 will be different from the controversial first half. “It propels us into a very different half season from the one before it,” Scott M. Gimple told EW of the mid-season premiere. “Before the end of that very first episode back, you will see Rick Grimes smile.”

There will even be less violence during the second half of Season 7. But there will still be some bloodshed. After all, Rick and the gang are preparing for war. And every war has its casualties. So who will die next?

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There are a ton of predictions that Sasha will die on The Walking Dead since Sonequa Martin-Green landed the lead role on Star Trek: Discovery. Some say that Sasha will take Holly’s storyline from the comics. In the books, Holly tried to get revenge against Negan after Abraham was killed. Negan then turned Holly into a Walker and brought her back to the group. There are also predictions that Abraham will return in some sort of dream or flashback.

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There are predictions that some other characters will die on TWD too. According to The Spoiling Dead Fans Army, Dr. Emmett Carson, Richard, and Ben will all get killed this season. And by the end of the season, Rick and the gang will be ready for “all-out war” with Negan and the Saviors.

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So what else will happen on Season 7 of The Walking Dead? Well, one of the biggest questions we need answered is who is spying on Alexandria. There are already theories about who the mysterious boots belong to. Many believe that character will introduce a new community called the “Garbage Pail Kids.”

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