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Heather was a kindergarten teacher in Washington D.C. when people started turning. She’s taught young generations the difference between right and wrong, but now finds herself blurring out the line. However, Heather still hopes to find the good in all people. She’s just learned when to stop looking.
Little is known about Heather's life before the outbreak, although it is known that she was a kindergarten teacher. A goodbye card implies Heather originally taught at Baltimore and won first place in a track tournament.
As a Playable Character
- Class: Scout
- Primary: Crossbow
- Secondary: Silenced Pistol
- Melee: Pickaxe
- Killed By
When the Anderson camp was surrounded by the Brigade, they offered to allow the Anderson camp to "Join or die." After refusing, Hurst shoots Heather through the eye, killing her, as an intimidation tactic.
This list shows the victims Heather has killed:
- Bandit 2 (Caused, Accidental)
- Bandit 3 (Caused, Assumed)
- Bandit 1 (Caused, Assumed)
- Numerous unnamed members of the Family
- Numerous unnamed members of the Brigade
- Numerous counts of zombies and unnamed people
- Heather is one of nine protagonists to die in the entire Walking Dead universe thus far, the others being Rick Grimes from the Comic Series, Lee Everett from the Video Game, Jeffrey Grimes from The Walking Dead: The Alien, Brian Blake from the Novel Series, Karina and Hannah from the Webisodes, Jake Powell from the Flight 462 Webisodes, and Madison Clark from Fear The Walking Dead.
- Heather is the first named character in the game to die.
- In "Join or Die", Heather corpse is seen hanging on the poles of Lincoln Memorial.
|Overkill's The Walking Dead Characters|
|Anderson Camp||Aidan • Grant • Anderson • Caleb • Peggy|
|Maya's Family||Maya • David|
|Campbell Family||E. • Heather|
|The Brigade||Patterson • Hurst|
|Eckington Camp||Sarah • Kirk|
|Miscellaneous Survivors||The Wanderer • Tanner • Kevin • Edna • Stan • Walter • Bob • Gary|
|Animals||Brutus • Mittens|
|Alive characters appear in green. Dead characters appear in red and italics. Unknown characters appear in blue. Undead characters appear in grey and italics.|