Season Two Episode Guide

What Lies Ahead

Episode #: 201
Air Date: 10.16.11
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The group is stopped in a massive traffic blockage on their way out of Atlanta, and must avoid a large group of Walkers passing through. Sophie is lost in the woods after being chased by a pair of Walkers.


Episode #: 202
Air Date: 10.23.11
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A desperate Rick finds a farm with a surgeon who might be able to save his son's life, but Shane must undertake a dangerous mission to find the right equipment. Meanwhile, the others debate whether to give up the search for Sophie or allow the group to be split.

Save the Last One

Episode #: 203
Air Date: 10.30.11
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Shane and Otis fight to escape from a horde of walkers at the local school, as Carl lays near death in need of the medical supplies they have. Glenn and T-Dog arrive at the farm, and Daryl and Andrea search the woods at night.

Cherokee Rose

Episode #: 204
Air Date: 11.06.11
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Shane struggles with his recent actions while Daryl redoubles his efforts to find Sophie. A new problem emerges on the farm when the group finds a walker trapped in a well.


Episode #: 205
Air Date: 11.13.11
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Daryl finds a hopeful sign in the forest, but is on his own after being badly injured. Rick questions whether he is making decisions in the best interests of the group, and Glenn and Maggie consider the nature of their new relationship.


Episode #: 206
Air Date: 11.20.11
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Glenn struggles to keep what he knows to himself, and Dale takes it upon himself to confront Hershel about what's in the barn. Rick and Shane take a group out for shooting practice, leading to some on-the-job advanced training for Andrea.

Pretty Much Dead Already

Episode #: 207
Air Date: 11.27.11
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Glenn lets the rest of his friends know the secret of the barn, and Rick pressures Hershel to allow his people to stay on the farm. Shane considers his own strategy to secure the group's future.


Episode #: 208
Air Date: 02.12.12
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After the shooting the group buries their dead, while Hershel retreats to grieve in his own way. Rick, Glenn, and Hershel encounter a pair of survivors, and Lori puts herself in danger by trying to find them.


Episode #: 209
Air Date: 02.19.12
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As night falls, Rick, Glenn, and Hershel are pinned down in the bar by an armed search party. Shane goes in search of Lori, who must survive on her own after a car accident.

18 Miles Out

Episode #: 210
Air Date: 02.26.12
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Rick and Shane attempt to leave their new visitor at a distance from the farm, but the trip becomes a desperate fight for survival. Lori discovers that Hershel's youngest daughter is facing a personal crisis.

Judge, Jury, Executioner

Episode #: 211
Air Date: 03.04.12
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Dale attempts to sway the group with a moral argument after Rick makes it clear that he plans to execute their prisoner. Carl gets too close to a walker in the forest, which has unforeseen consequences.

Better Angels

Episode #: 212
Air Date: 03.11.12
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The group mourns a loss while working to shore-up the farm's security, and Carl makes a confession to Shane. Shane takes Randall's fate into his own hands, prompting a dangerous midnight search.

Beside the Dying Fire

Episode #: 213
Air Date: 03.18.12
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Rick and Carl seek shelter as the farm is besieged by a huge herd of walkers, and the group is fractured. Andrea fights to survive alone in the woods, and a revelation causes the group to question Rick's leadership.