Fear the Walking Dead showrunner Ian Goldberg has confirmed that familiar characters and locations from the show's universe will return in season 8 part 2. The final six episodes will see the return of season 3 villain Troy Otto, who seeks to destroy Madison's safe haven for survivors. It is also suggested that Alicia's fate will be revealed in this season. Additionally, the locations featured in these episodes may come from other shows in the zombie universe, potentially including Alexandria, Hershel's farm, or the prison. The show has already been confirmed to have a definitive ending.