Video and Photos: The Walking Dead invade Universal Studios Florida for Halloween Horror Nights XXIII

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We're still a week away from the opening of Halloween Horror Nights XXIII at Universal Orlando, but the zombie apocalypse is already well underway in the streets of Universal Studios Florida.

In recent days, some iconic props from the hit AMC series The Walking Dead have appeared around the park, in preparation for the walker-themed "scarezones" that will be found throughout the after-hours event.

Dale's RV and camp.

Anybody seen Sophia?

Pose with Daryl's crossbow!

This wooded path will be scarier when it's filled with zombies.

This is not the Magic School Bus...

Note the reference to Carey, Ohio, frequent setting of Universal's original haunted houses.

Behind the scenes, finishing touches are being applied to HHNXXIII's eight haunted houses, headlined by The Walking Dead: No Safe Haven. As you can see from the below video, recorded during last Tuesday's media preview, the maze is based on environments and events from season 3 of The Walking Dead, featuring Woodbury and the prison.

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Halloween Horror Nights runs on select nights from Friday 9/20 through Saturday 11/2. Watch for full event coverage in an upcoming edition of Live Active Cultures.

 


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