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Bruce Allan Cooper is character and an antagonist first encountered in The Walking Dead: Rise of the Governor. He is a resident of Woodbury and is one of The Governor's right-hand men and most trusted allies.
Little is known about Bruce's life prior to or as the outbreak began. His father owned a gas station and Bruce helped him work there. He also had a girlfriend named Shauna. It is likely that he lived in or near Woodbury before the outbreak.
Bruce was first chronologically introduced within the novel, Rise of the Governor. He was one of the first survivors that the Blake brothers and Nick encountered when passing through Woodbury. The trio had spotted him and two other men building a makeshift barricaded wall around the town, and though he showed caution by raising his shotgun at them, he allowed the three of them to enter the town, stating that in Woodbury, it was everyone for themselves.
Main Article: Bruce Allan Cooper (Comic Series)
- Killed By
- Andrea (Alive)
After Bruce shoots Glenn and orders his group to attack, he is shot in the neck by Andrea. He eventually dies from blood loss.
- The Governor (Before Reanimation)
After discovering him barely alive and choking on his own blood, The Governor puts him down.
This list shows the victims Bruce has killed:
Even though Nick found Bruce and Gabe threatening in the beginning, he came to trust them, and moved into Woodbury.
Little is known about their relationship as they are never seen interacting, but it can be assumed they had a close loving one. Bruce mentions that he misses her, showing that he cares for her.
- Bruce's middle name was revealed in The Fall of the Governor.