Did you predict that no one would die on AMC’s all-new episode of “The Walking Dead,” titled “The Next World,” and that less than 10 walkers would be obliterated? If so, you should be taking place in our weekly prediction contest. Hurry — make your “The Walking Dead” predictions for a chance to top our famous leaderboards. It’s fun and easy, so get started by scrolling down to predict which character will be killed off next.
According to exclusive Gold Derby odds that are derived from the predictions made by readers like you, no characters were predicted to die in this episode that began with Daryl Dixon (Norman Reedus) and Rick Grimes (Andrew Lincoln) on a supply run and ended with Rick and Michonne (Danai Gurira) getting it on, post-apocalyptic style.
Our contest entrants who predicted this episode gave the “No One” option leading 2/13 odds, followed by Michonne with 25/1 odds to die and then Glenn Rhee and Abraham Ford at 50/1 odds apiece. Click on the right-hand chart to see even more odds and rankings for “The Next World.”
Congratulations to Brian Skellenger, KING and Smor for tying for the top score in this week’s contest. They’re three of 37 contest entrants to reap perfect 100% accuracy predicting all of the questions this week, though they broke the tie with their high 6,600 point scores thanks to using their special 500 and 200 point bets wisely and locking in the best odds throughout the week.
These readers’ winning predictions were that no Main, Recurring or Minor characters would be killed off, that 1 to 10 walkers would die, and that a walker would not bite someone.
Check out the overall Season 6 leaderboard to the right. Currently our #1 “TWD” predictor is SamEckmann with overall 84% accuracy and 55,519 points, but there are still many weeks left to play in our contest before season’s end. Don’t forget to update YOUR predictions here.
At the end of each week, the eligible user with the highest prediction accuracy and most points will be the leaderboard champ for the week, so it’s beneficial to keep coming back often and making/updating your predictions.
To vote for who you think will die next, drag your choices over from the left to the right and arrange them in your predicted order. Every time someone logs their predictions, the racetrack odds for the characters are automatically updated.
Gold Derby readers just like YOU often turn out to be our smartest prognosticators, so it’s important that you give us your predictions. You can continue to update and change your forecasts throughout the week, just click “Save Predictions” when you’ve settled on your choice.
Who’s going to die next? Making your “Walking Dead” predictions is fun and easy. Just log into your Gold Derby account (or you can register for a free account via Facebook) and then start casting your votes.
Remember that coming out on top doesn’t just mean answering that week’s questions correctly. You also have to use your three big bets (500 points and two of 200 points) strategically to score the most game points. If you bet on a longshot who pulls off an upset, you can really rack up the points, so don’t take them for granted.
Get started by making your prediction as to which character will die next by using our easy drag-and-drop menu below. And be sure to sound off on the current season of “The Walking Dead” in Gold Derby’s TV forum.
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