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How to watch Tales of the Walking Dead online without cable

Terry Crews as Joe, Olivia Munn as Evie - Tales of the Walking Dead
(Image credit: Curtis Bonds Baker/AMC)

The zombie apocalypse keeps going and going. When you watch Tales of the Walking Dead, you get the latest spinoff of The Walking Dead with a new anthology series consists of six episodes that focus on new and established characters within the universe. Each installment has its own distinct tone and point of view, but the stakes are life or death in each story.

Tales of the Walking Dead start time, channel

Tales of the Walking Dead premieres Sunday, August 14 at 3 a.m. ET on AMC Plus. (opens in new tab)
The episode will also air at 9 p.m. ET on AMC, so you can watch it on Sling TV (opens in new tab) or on Fubo.TV (opens in new tab).

One of those established characters is Alpha (Samantha Morton), a formidable antagonist from the original series. Alpha's origin story is explored in episode 3, from a time when she was known as Dee. 

Other Tales of the Walking Dead cast members include Olivia Munn, Terry Crews, Parker Posey, Anthony Edwards, Poppy Liu, Jillian Bell, Loan Chabanol, Embeth Davidtz, Jessie T. Usher, Daniella Pineda and Danny Ramirez.

Here's everything you need to know about how to watch Tales of the Walking Dead. Plus, check out the trailer below:

How to watch Tales of the Walking Dead online, from anywhere on Earth

Just because AMC Plus and AMC aren't available everywhere doesn't mean you need to miss Tales of the Walking Dead if you're away from home. Watching along with the rest of the internet can be pretty easy. With the right VPN (virtual private network), you can stream the show from wherever you go.

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How to watch Tales of the Walking Dead in the US

In the U.S., viewers can watch Tales of the Walking Dead premiere first on AMC Plus (opens in new tab) on Sunday, August 14 at 3 a.m. ET. 

The episode will also air on regular AMC at 9 p.m. ET.

If you've already cut the cord and don't have cable, you can access AMC on multiple live TV streaming services including Sling TV, Fubo TV, YouTube TV and DirecTV Stream.

We recommend Sling and Fubo, two of the best streaming services. Sling is the more affordable option, but Fubo offers a broader channel lineup.

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Sling TV (opens in new tab): Both the Sling Orange and Blue packages carry AMC and many other top channels. Right now, new subscribers get 50% off their first month. After that, the service costs $35 per month, a very reasonable price for live TV.

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Fubo.TV (opens in new tab) is one of the best live TV services out there. With the Pro Plan ($70 per month), you get over 120 channels, including local broadcast networks and top cable brands like AMC, HGTV, FX, ESPN, Syfy and Paramount Network. 

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AMC Plus (opens in new tab): Get the the best of AMC, BBC America, IFC, and Sundance TV with this streaming bundle that also includes Shudder, Sundance Now, and IFC Films Unlimited. And subscribers get early access to new episodes of The Walking Dead and other AMC shows.

How to watch Tales of the Walking Dead in the UK

Bad news for Brits — Tales of the Walking Dead doesn't have a U.K. premiere date or channel. 

AMC Plus is not available in the U.K. But if you're a subscriber who's traveling abroad, ExpressVPN (opens in new tab) will help you use the service you already pay for.

How to watch Tales of the Walking Dead in Canada and Australia

Fortunately, AMC Plus recently expanded to Canada and Australia, so viewers in those countries should be able to watch Tales of the Walking Dead with a subscription. 

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Kelly Woo
Senior Writer

Kelly is a senior writer covering streaming media for Tom’s Guide, so basically, she watches TV for a living. Previously, she was a freelance entertainment writer for Yahoo, Vulture, TV Guide and other outlets. When she’s not watching TV and movies for work, she’s watching them for fun, seeing live music, writing songs, knitting and gardening.