Originally Posted by Jason's Ultimatum
Wait, so now you get be a zombie from no bite marks? And how fucking fast do you turn into a zombie? Like minutes later? This is wacky dacky.
This has been discussed at length.
That is the point of walking dead (and many zombie movies).
You die, you become a zombie.
If it was just biting would it really be nearly as huge a deal?
As far as how quick you turn, I would imagine it has to do with exactly how infected you really are.