Despite hemorrhaging fans for several seasons now, production on Season 9 of The Walking Dead is pushing full-steam ahead without any major cast departures. Still, theories regarding exactly why the once-proud flagship of AMC is faltering are as abundant as conjectures about The Whisperers. Should we blame bad writing for the show’s decline or a departure from the source material? Or is it just a case of genre fatigue?
We’ve shared plenty of our own theories over the years, but a recent video from the folks at WhatCulture seems right on the money. While there’s no single smoking gun, it seems the show was plagued by a series of bad decisions and bad timing. Give it a spin and let us know if you agree in the Comments section!
Official Synopsis: Some viewers are dead bored with this show!
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