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This article is about Michonne's boyfriend. You may be looking for his Road to Survival, TV Series, Our World, or Secret Lair counterparts. For other pages with the same name, see: Mike

"Jesus, Terry! Help me move the body so Michonne can close the door!"
—Mike to Terry trying to secure the house.[src]

Mike is a character first encountered in Issue 19 of Image Comics' The Walking Dead as well as the deuteragonist of the Michonne Special. He is the boyfriend of Michonne Hawthorne and best friend of Terry.



Not much is known about Mike's life prior to or as the outbreak began, except that he was Michonne's boyfriend and the best friend of Terry.


Free Comic Book Day Special

Mike and his best friend, Terry, stayed in a small house and later met up with Michonne. When a zombie attempted to force it's way through the door, Mike was bitten. He later died and reanimated, biting Terry as well, causing him to reanimate as well. Michonne discovered them, cutting off their arms and jaws, and chaining them. She used them as protection from other zombies, their scent camouflaging her.

The Heart's Desire

After Michonne saved Otis' life, Rick granted her entry into the prison on the condition that she hand over her katana, but forbid her from bringing her pet zombies inside. In response, Michonne decapitated Mike and Terry.


"Give No Shelter"

When Michonne, Alex, and Pete (Determinant) are pinned down behind a boat in the middle of a herd, Michonne briefly flashes back to when she sliced Mike and Terry's arms and jaws off.


Killed By

While trying to secure his house, Mike is bitten by a walker. Eventually, he succumbs to the infection and later reanimates.

Killed Victims

This list shows the victims Mike has killed:


Michonne Hawthorne

Michonne and Mike were boyfriend and girlfriend. Since Michonne chose to talk to him after he was dead to help her cope with her situation, it can be inferred they had a stable relationship and cared for each other. After the apocalypse began, Michonne joined Rick's group at the prison, and started to talk to Mike in her head.


Mike and Terry were best friends, which states that they had a good relationship.


Comic Series

Free Comic Book Day Special

Volume 4: The Heart's Desire

Volume 12: Life Among Them

Video Game