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Jeremiah James Garlitz is a novel series adapted, playable, and main character, and main antagonist of the Woodbury section of The Walking Dead: Road to Survival. He is the leader of a religious suicide cult known as the Pentecostal People of God, who hides his true nature under a mask of trust and kindness. He served as the primary antagonist of Area 7 to 16.

Pre-Apocalypse

Location Unknown

Very little is known about his life prior to or as the outbreak began, except that he was a preacher. His father, Daniel, used to abuse him and beat him when he was younger.

Post-Apocalypse

Main article: Jeremiah Garlitz (Novel Series)

Jeremiah James Garlitz was a preacher that was featured in the novels Descent and Invasion. He is shown to be able to mask his personality as a kind and nice man but changes into something much worse.

Jeremiah seems to be skilled at fighting and controlling walkers, and he is shown to be the leader of a suicide cult. In his cult they try to put other survivors "out of mercy" even if they are healthy and refuse to die.

Main Story

Area 7 - Construction Site

To Be Added

Area 8 - Southeast Woods

To Be Added

Area 9 - Speedway

To Be Added

Area 10 - The Sewers

To Be Added

Area 11 - Town Square

To Be Added

Area 12 - Northeast Woods

To Be Added

Area 13 - Small Street USA

To Be Added

Area 14 - Construction Site

To Be Added

Area 15 - Central Square

To Be Added

Area 16 - North Georgia Woods

To Be Added

As a Playable Character

Jeremiah

  • Persona: Leader
  • Trait: Fast
  • Rarity: Rare (3 Stars)
  • Leader Skill: Does not have one.
  • Adrenaline Rush: Squad Healing (All teammates regain 25% of their max HP and get +10% defense for 2 turns.)
  • Specialist Skill: Does not have one.

Jeremiah - "March To War" (Unreleased)

  • Persona: Peacekeeper
  • Trait: Alert
  • Role: Support
  • Rarity: Epic (5 Stars)
  • Leader Skill: Does not have one.
  • Adrenaline Rush: Reeling Shot (Deal 250% damage and -30% attack and impair for 2 turns to one enemy.)
  • Specialist Skill: Life Steal (When this character kills an enemy character, they will regain 20% of their max health.)
  • Active Skill: Does not have one.

Jeremiah - "March To War"

  • Persona: Peacekeeper
  • Trait: Alert
  • Role: Support
  • Rarity: Epic (5 Stars)
  • Leader Skill: Does not have one.
  • Adrenaline Rush: Reeling Shot (Deal 325% damage and -50% defense to up to 2 enemies for 1 turn. All teammates get focus for 2 turns and recover from confuse.)
  • Specialist Skill: Outlast (When this specialist is defeated, their death is delayed for 1 turn during which they may still take an action.)
  • Active Skill: Does not have one.

Jeremiah - "Road to Survival" #1

  • Persona: Legend
  • Trait: Alert
  • Role: Support
  • Rarity: Legendary (6 Stars)
  • Leader Skill: Does not have one.
  • Adrenaline Rush: Defensive Reversal (Deal 300% damage to one enemy and up to 3 enemies get -70% defense for 2 turns. Up to 3 teammates get +70% defense for 2 turns.)
  • Specialist Skill: Outlast (When this specialist is defeated, their death is delayed for 1 turn during which they may still take an action.)
  • Active Skill: Recover Confuse (Up to 3 teammates recover from confuse.)

Death

Killed By

After it is discovered that Jeremiah's mortar threat was a bluff, he allows himself to be devoured by his undead followers.

Killed Victims

This list shows the victims Jeremiah has killed:

Appearances


Trivia

  • The Walking Dead: Road to Survival marks the first physical appearance of Jeremiah, since his looks have been only described in the novel series.
    • He is one of the characters seen physically somewhere else than the original media, along with Crystal, Nick, David, TreyGene and Crawford, who wasn't seen alive but as a zombie in the original media.
  • An extremely rare three-star Jeremiah can be received in the app, however it is unknown how.
  • Jeremiah is the only member of his group(s) to make an appearance in the app.
  • Jeremiah is currently the longest surviving antagonist in the game.
  • Jeremiah March To War is one of many characters to have Life Steal as their Specialist Skill. For other characters, see Life Steal.
  • His death is similar to that of "Beta" in that he dies by being happily eaten alive by his followers in a Christ-like pose
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