Don't Assume Michonne's a Dead Woman — Here's How Her Story May Continue on The Walking Dead

POPSUGAR Entertainment | 2/13/2019 | Andrea Johnson
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Just as AMC's The Walking Dead unveils a key element to the Whisperers storyline, the network hits us with the devastating news that Black Panther actress Danai Gurira is leaving the series. While we wish her the best, what does the departure mean for Michonne? Will our sword-slinging sensation walk off into the sunset or face a gruesome death? What about her children? Who will lead in her absence? While it's far too early to answer any of these questions, we can certainly look to the comics for some possible scenarios.

At the end of the "All Out War" story arc in Image Comics' Issue 126, Michonne is part of the team sent by Rick to surround the Saviors in the final attack. She survives the battle and appears in the crowd during Rick's unification speech. All of this aligns well with the end of AMC's eighth season. But in the series' next issue, Michonne disappears.

Relax - Breathe - Kicking

Relax. Breathe. She's still alive and kicking.

While she doesn't make a reappearance until Issue 139, her adventures play out in The Walking Dead: Michonne, an episodic miniseries released by Telltale Games — that's right, a videogame based on Image Comics' beloved series! Players initially discover a despondent Michonne grappling with the guilt of leaving her children behind. She eventually joins a group of survivors on the high seas, bringing back a ship full of supplies to Rick and the gang. By the time Michonne returns to the comics, two years have passed, which...
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