"The Walking Dead Season 4 Comic-Con poster is here - and it looks, well, promising? I mean, we get Michonne on a horse - so there's at least some sword-play equestrian to possibly look forward to. 

AMC has announced that, just like last year, they will host a panel at the San Diego Comic-Con with cast and crew on July 19th. While a general plotline for Season 4 has yet to be revealed, we do know that the zombies will be sharing a much larger piece of the spotlight than previous. 

"We are going to amp up the threat of the walkers, because they've started to seem like a manageable threat. They are not a manageable threat," executive producer Gale Ann Hurd said during "The Walking Dead" PaleyFest event. "But, it is the people who you think you can trust who betray you, that you have to fear. It is the monster inside you. We all have them. How do we keep them in check?"

Another thing to expect at Comic-Con is a trailer preview of Season 4. Starting this Thursday, however, AMC will host a "Walking Dead Marathon" event hosted by filmmaker and "Comic Book Men" executive producer Kevin Smith. The four-day event will include interviews with cast and crew and behind-the-scenes footage of Season 4. 

“We hope that zombies live forever and we’ve just begun to find out what the post-apocalyptic world is like." AMC Networks CEO Josh Sapan said in May. “We’ll be sitting here at the Barclays conference in 2022 discussing the fact that Walking Dead is not over…"

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'The Walking Dead' Season 4 Comic-Con poster arrives
Ok, so it's only a poster - but with 'World War Z' in the rear-view mirror, it's time to get psyched for more undead action this fall.