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This article is about the Comic Series character. You may be looking for his appearance in the Novel Series.

"Lilly, you don't need to do that--please--!"
—Hap trying to talk Lilly out of killing the Governor.[src]

Hap Abernathy is a character and an antagonist first encountered in Issue 48 of Image Comics' The Walking Dead. He is a resident of Woodbury and a member of the Woodbury Army.

Pre-Apocalypse

Atlanta, Georgia

For Hap's whereabouts prior to or as the outbreak began:

Main article: Hap Abernathy (Novel Series)

Post-Apocalypse

Made To Suffer

Upon his arrival to Woodbury, Hap became a member of the Woodbury Army. He later took part in the prison assault, and when Lilly put a gun in The Governor's mouth, he tried to reason with her, telling her she didn't have to kill him. He is then interrupted by the swarm of zombies and witnessed the death of The Governor. He was also one of the few survivors of the assault.

Hap's fate is explored in the novels. See:

Main article: Hap Abernathy (Novel Series)

Killed Victims

This list shows the victims Hap has killed:

Appearances

Comic Series

Volume 8: Made To Suffer

Trivia

  • Hap's name was revealed in The Fall of the Governor.
  • He shares the same last name with another character from the Comic Series, thought it is unlikely that they are related.
  • Despite the fact that the novels state he is 75 years old, Hap appears to be much younger in the comics.
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