Kirkman hopes to take his work to the next level with the new Amazon deal.
Season 8 of The Walking Dead is three months away, but AMC is offering fans plenty to keep them busy until then.
AMC Brings the Dead to Comic-Con.
Plus new seasons for The Walking Dead and The Wolf Among Us!
Romero's Night of the Living Dead, which he wrote with John A. Russo, jump-started the zombie genre and became a cult classic.
Production halted following an on-set accident in which John Bernecker suffered a traumatic brain injury.
With the notable absence of Game of Thrones this year left plenty of room for freshman series to clean up at the annual ceremony.