Rick watches the truck go into the Sancturary and asks for assistance on the radio.
Flashback: Carl and Rick speak about assembly Siddiq and Carl tells Rick he must do greater than hope he is okay.
As they speak, you see Rick marching with the junkyard folks, weapons raised, towards the Sanctuary. They take fireplace virtually instantly. Jadis and her folks run and Carol pulls up in a SUV with Jerry to select up Rick.
Again within the Flashback, Carl and Rick proceed to speak, and Carl tries to persuade Rick that the combating is about extra than simply killing each other. He desires peace in the long run. “Discovering a way ahead? That is a part of it. That is the way it’s gotta be.”
Rick thinks about Carl’s phrases as he is within the automotive. A montage exhibits the faces of many characters, together with Carl, Carol, Jerry, Ezekiel, Maggie and extra. Negan whistles as his face is proven and he smiles as he drives someplace.
Aaron and Enid drive down the highway and he thinks again to the instances when Eric was alive they usually ran recruiting journeys collectively. He remembers Eric all the time being proper subsequent to him. Aaron wants to verify his dying was for one thing. Enid reveals that they will Oceanside, attempting to persuade them to combat alongside Alexandria. Enid jokes about Carl’s driving and Aaron lets her take the wheel. She turns off of the highway right into a distillery so that they have one thing else to convey Oceanside.
At Alexandria, the folks put together for warfare and Michonne says goodbye to Judith. She then talks to Daryl in regards to the recreation plan going ahead, and he is positive of what they’re about to do. Carl sits by himself, writing a letter to his Dad. He additionally sees a notice in his ebook that claims “Simply survive one way or the other,” referencing what Enid informed him.
Tara confronts Rosita in regards to the plan that the 2 of them disagreed on earlier than the assault. It is clear that Rosita nonetheless is not proud of Tara for going together with Daryl’s plan.
Enid and Aaron pull up close to Oceanside, they usually now have one of many distillery’s vehicles with them. Quick ahead to that evening, Aaron and Enid are resting within the automotive they usually see somebody watching them. Somebody takes down Aaron, Enid fires her gun, and the ladies encompass them. Enid shot Natania, the chief of Oceanside.
That very same evening, Carl is loading some issues into the sewer and he tells Michonne that he’s serving to somebody. Simply then, Negan speaks over a loudspeaker and he tells everybody to lineup and open the gate within the subsequent three minutes or he’ll begin killing everybody. Rick, Jerry and Carol are seen driving and their automotive will get slammed by another person.
Ezekiel sits on this stage studying a notice from Jerry, saying that he needed to go along with Carol. A gaggle of Saviors raids the theater and he hides.
Jesus and Maggie are driving, main a caravan of Hilltop folks. Maggie thinks that the Saviors should give up someday quickly. They cease after they see a tree within the highway and Maggie is aware of that the Saviors are those who put it there. As they cease, a line of Savior automobiles comes up behind their caravan. In entrance of Maggie’s automotive, the Saviors open the again of a truck and pull out Jerry, retaining a gun to his head. Simon exits the truck and addresses Maggie.
Again at Alexandria, Carl is developing with a plan to try to get the folks out. He is saying that they should escape and let Negan take Alexandria.
Over on the Kingdom, the Saviors tackle all the folks saying that all of them now belong to Negan. They are going to be taking all the things from the Kingdom’s folks and the group of Saviors current might be staying within the Kingdom for some time.
Simon begins to look via the vehicles and he orders one of many Saviors to shoot Jerry if anybody tries something.
Negan continues to be yelling on the gates of Alexandria. Carl stands on the high of the fence and tells Negan that Rick is not residence and that there are children inside. Negan says that there have been kids on the Santuary, too. “None of this shit’s honest, child.” Negan tells Carl that he must be in cost as a result of the communities want somebody who will do no matter it takes. Carl says that, if there must be punishment, Negan ought to kill him to pay for what Rick has executed. Carl says he would not need to die, however he’ll do it if he has to so everybody can proceed dwelling. He asks Negan if that is who he wished to be. As they speak, the folks of Alexandria get away in a convoy. Negan says “Bombs away,” and the Saviors launch grenades into Alexandria.
Carl jumps down from the fence to see lots of the buildings within the city on fireplace. He walks away in the direction of the church simply in time to see it explode. A automotive subsequent to him explodes.
The Savior on the Kingdom tells everybody that they should flip over Ezekiel in order that their lives might be spared. He says that he is aware of there are children round and he would not need to have to harm folks in entrance of them. He tells everybody that they’ve 5 minutes to show over Ezekiel.
Simon tells Maggie group of Saviors is taking up the Kingdom, and one other is taking up Alexandria. He says that she’s fortunate as a result of the Hilltop is beneficial and he’ll maintain them alive to assist make issues proper. Simon says that Eugene is the one who discovered the right way to escape the Sanctuary. He then tells Maggie she will be able to both cooperate with him or kill her in entrance of her all her folks. Even when she cooperates, they should kill one in all her folks. Simon then kills the person sitting within the backseat of her automotive. She says she is going to cooperate however asks him one favor first. She desires to borrow the field that he was going to make use of on her in order that she will be able to bury Neal, the person he shot. He grants her favor and leaves.
Eugene lays in his mattress within the Sanctuary and stares on the clock. He cannot sleep a wink, so he sits up and drinks some alcohol, then begins crying.
Carl sits up within the highway, surrounded by the smoke from the bombs that he threw round. He talks close to a home and it explodes.
Tara, Rosita and Daryl look out from the woods close by they usually speak in regards to the errors they’ve made. Dwight drives a caravan proper into Daryl’s entice and he will get all the Saviors with him killed. He then kills a few of the Saviors himself. Laura figures it out and shoots Dwight within the arm. She will get shot at and runs away.
Again at Alexandria, Negan drives a truck via the gate and laughs on the burning buildings. He tells everybody to look the place and search for Carl. They’re informed to tie him up and maintain him alive. Negan might be at Rick’s making spaghetti. As just a few Saviors discover Carl, he lights up a smoke grenade and hides within the sewer after they stroll by.
Eugene is strolling via the medical wing of the Sanctuary and he wakes up Gabriel. He tells Gabriel and the physician that the guard is lacking from one of many exits, giving them an opportunity to flee. Gabriel tells Eugene to come back with them however he declines. He then drops keys to a car exterior and leaves.
Ezekiel is rolling a barrel of gasoline across the Kingdom and he lights it on fireplace, inflicting a large explosion. He then drives a bus towards the folks and provides them a option to escape. Carol exhibits as much as assist them and instructs the folks to extra to her home. He sees Carol approaching the gate and shuts it, locking it between them. He tells her to save lots of the folks as he closes the gate.
Maggie will get again to Hilltop and lets one of many Saviors out of the cage. She shoots him in entrance of all of the others, proving that she’s in management. It was payback for the person the Saviors killed on the highway. She tells Jesus to man the wall and put together for the final stand.
Dwight sits with the lifeless Saviors surrounding him. Tara, Daryl and the others strategy with their weapons raised. He says that one of many Saviors acquired away so he cannot return to the Sanctuary. He tells them that Eugene is the one who orchestrated the Saviors’ escape. They take Dwight, together with all the Saviors’ weapons, and go away.
Maggie and different members of the Hilltop get to burying Neal. She then places the lifeless Savior in a coffin and writes that they’ve 38 extra being locked away. She tells her males to depart the field the place the Saviors can discover it.
Ezekiel is on the mercy of the Saviors as Morgan lurks exterior, listening in to what’s occurring. As Tara, Rosita and the others head into the sewer, Dwight apologizes to Michonne. Michonne chooses to not go along with them and walks again towards the burning city.
Rick enters Alexandria searching for his household. In his home he finds Negan and the 2 get right into a combat. Negan tries to hit him with Lucille however Rick manages to flee a number of blows. Negan tells Rick that he’ll “repair” Carl, making him one in all his high guys in just a few years. Rick begins beating Negan and goes for his gun. Negan then pushes Rick out of his window and the hero escapes.
Michonne walks via Alexandria, chopping down walkers as she passes them. A Savior grabs her however she shortly kills him. As she cuts him up, Rick finds her and stops her. She takes him to the sewer the place everyone seems to be hiding. Judith and Carl are each secure in there with everybody else from Alexandria.
A montage exhibits all the main characters excited about what’s subsequent. Dwight is seen within the sewer with the folks of Alexandria, Carol is main the Kingdom’s folks to security whereas Ezekiel is sitting contained in the gate, pondering. Morgan continues to be simply exterior. Rick makes his means via the sewer towards his household when he sees Siddiq and Carl tells Rick he introduced the man in with them.
Carl reveals a chew on his torso and Michonne drops to her knees. Rick and Carl take a look at each other, utterly misplaced. Carl is contaminated, and there’s nothing anybody can do.