The Walking Dead: Daryl Dixon episode 2 provides a background detail that supports a commonly accepted theory about the franchise's outbreak timeline. The episode takes place in France and reveals that the zombie virus originated in the country. A poster seen in a flashback scene narrows down the start of the outbreak to around October 2010. This further solidifies the timeline of the outbreak in the Walking Dead universe. The episode effectively conveys the confusion and panic of the initial zombie attacks and hints at a possible cure. The episode airs on Sundays on AMC.