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Whether you loved it or hated it, there's no denying that The Walking Dead Season 7 had viewers somewhat divided. The hit series came under fire last year for many reasons and fans took to social media to voice their concerns, commenting on a wide range of issues, including the controversial storytelling method, the extensive violence, the continuity errors and the questionable CGI. To be fair, that deer was pretty bad.

The eighth season of premiered this Sunday and, as expected, viewers could hardly wait to tell us exactly what they thought about the jaw-dropping episode. Using GIFs and emojis to display their emotions, which ranged from happiness to devastation, fans of the hit series took to Twitter to let the world know how they felt about the show's return. Check out some of the greatest reactions below.

All Out War

[Credit: AMC]
[Credit: AMC]

After a slow seventh season, fans of were hoping that Season 8 would pick up the pace and we can confirm that their wish was granted in tonight's episode. The season premiere was full of action and delivered in every way possible, leaving many social media users in shock. Fans could hardly contain their excitement and took to Twitter to express their joy (and their fears) for the all out war storyline. Check out their reactions below:

Gregory And Gabriel

Being the good Samaritan that he is, Father Gabriel decided to risk his life to save Gregory from flesh-eating zombies. However, Gregory did not return the favor and stole Gabriel's vehicle, leaving the preist stranded in a sea of walkers. Not cool Gregory. As you can imagine, social media users had a lot to say about this. Check out the best reactions below:

Old Man Rick

[Credit: AMC]
[Credit: AMC]

As it's the 100th episode of The Walking Dead, we were fully expecting there to be a lot of epic moments, but it appears that the flash forward sequences featuring a much older Rick sent the internet into somewhat of a meltdown. Many were shocked at Michonne's inability to age, while others were worried about what this weird flash forward scene means for the show. Check out some of the greatest old man Rick tweets below:

Well, it appears that the 100th episode of The Walking Dead went down a hit with fans of the AMC series. As the war between Rick and Negan wages on, we're pretty certain that viewers will continue to take to social media and let us know exactly how they feel about whats going on in their favorite show.

The Walking Dead airs Sundays on AMC.

What did you think of The Walking Dead Season 8 premiere? Tell us in the comment section below.


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