Karlson is an original and playable character who appears in The Walking Dead: Road to Survival.

Pre-Apocalypse

Location Unknown

Nothing is known about Karlson's life prior to or as the outbreak began, except that it's assumed that he migrated to the United States at some point. He also was a Special Forces Soldier.

Post-Apocalypse

Nothing is known about Karlson's experiences in the undead outbreak, other than that he is a fully adapted survivor.

As a Playable Character

Karlson

  • Persona: Rebel
  • Trait: Tough
  • Rarity: Epic (5 Stars)
  • Leader Skill: Does not have one.
  • Adrenaline Rush: Delaying Fire (Deal 400% damage and -20 AP to a line of enemies.)
  • Specialist Skill: Tenacity (If this character's health is above 10% and they take damage that would kill them, their health will be reduced to 1 HP instead.)

Killed Victims

This list shows the victims that Karlson has killed:

  • Numerous counts of zombies.
  • Numerous counts of unnamed survivors

Trivia

  • Karlson is one of many characters to have Tenacity as their Specialist Skill. For other characters, see Tenacity.
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Jones Family MorganDuane
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Michonne's Family MichonneElodieColetteMike
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Homemart Jim
Train Fuel Depot ClaireMargaretRubyDavid
Pentecostal People of God Jeremiah
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Gabriel's Church Gabriel
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Training Camp SusanBenjamin
Pig Farm EmmaMarkus
D.C. Schoolyard BonnieMadisonZacharyEzekielRichardMarcus
Hilltop Colony PaulHarlanBriannaEarlDanteLukaRowanAmirYuliaEduardoCrystalOscarGregoryEthanKalDavid
Alexandria Safe-Zone AaronHeathSiddiqAnnieTanyaVincentAnnaKershaw
OliviaNicholasDeniseHollyEricSpencerJessieDouglas
TobinBruce
The Saviors DwightTaraMarkRasoFinnYorkLauraMatthewJohnWaylandIsabelRandallNeganSherryCarsonAmberDonnieDavidConnor
The Scavengers Derek
Megan's Group MeganPeter
Richmond MagnaYumikoKellyConnieMattLindsayLuke
The Militia Thompson
Oceanside PetePiousAiraIsabellaViktorArturo
Edwards' Crew EdwardsVivianMacallisterHoang
The Whisperers LydiaMichelleBetaAlpha
Pittsburgh Juanita
Lee's Group ClementineLillyChristaKennyLeeOmidBenCharles
KatjaaCarleyLarryMark
Savannah MollyVernonCrawford
Fairbanks Residence PaigeAlexSamanthaGreg
Monroe NormaZacharyRandall
García Family JavierDavidGabrielKateMariana
Prescott EleanorConradTrippFrancineEli
The New Frontier RykerMaxAvaBadger
Ericson's Boarding School VioletLouisMarlon
Priya's Boarding School PriyaAva
Teresa's Grocery Store TeresaArnoldEnrique
Sojourner Truth High School ErikaDorisNorrisJamalTanner
The Minutemen LonnieSharon
Romanov's Group YevgenyOksana
Bryan's Garage BryanLonnie
Trainers BurtBradyBasilBenedictCaitlinRobPhebeHannahLaraStewartAdenUlyssesLilithTrevorAlycenShirleyFrances
Citizens LuciaNathanDannyCalebCliftonGeraldNeilAshleyJohnBethRabinderJoeyHeatherAudreyDarcyKnoxTonyAntonJoseMonicaDarnellCarriePamKayCarmenChristine
JeremyFarahSarahMackenzie
Rebels ClarenceCraigChrisCletusRockyEllenRodGatorChadWilkinsSawyerDavieJacksonKarlsonTyeDarleneDominicRosaLopezKimberlyLucasAjax
Peacekeepers OliviaRayDarrenGraceAngelaLesterMariaRoseEstellaDouglasJeanDevinYvetteAris
Hunters MacJodyCarterTimothyJedChristaCyrusVictorDonny
The WandererAliciaBonnieErinAntonioVickiShaylaJaneBrookeWyatt
Leaders GeorgesAngelaKellyNancyOliverBenjiValerieKoaDevSolangeCassidy
Soldiers SamuelDiegoEthelBrigitteDianeParkerCarolineCooperWendyScoutClarkSkylarTessBridgetCainPockyRoadieCarlosAiko
Miscellanous MalcolmBlanche
Animals RosiePopeyeShiva
Alive characters appear in green. Dead characters appear in red and italics. Unknown characters appear in blue. Undead characters appear in grey and italics. Determinant characters appear in purple. With italics, determinant characters either die or turn undead. Without italics, determinant characters either die, stay alive or are left with unknown status.