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"They were holed up in some news station in Atlanta--Channel Nine or whatever--the one with that asshole weatherman. Her and the rest of the people that worked there--including the traffic helicopter pilot who died in the crash--lucky devil--lived there--together."
The Governor about Mike.[src]

Mike is a character first encountered in Issue 29 of Image Comics' The Walking Dead. He is the pilot of the crashed helicopter.


Atlanta, Georgia

Not much is known about Mike's life prior to or as the outbreak began, except that he was a pilot for Fox News.



Main Article: Mike (The Fall of the Governor)

Mike and Christina survived the initial outbreak in their news station building. A few months into the apocalypse, the survivors began to turn on each other as resources ran out. Mike, along with Christina, escaped in Mike's helicopter. Unfortunately, the helicopter was sabotaged, and the pair soon crashed, with Mike being killed on impact. Mike's body is fed to the walkers on the pit arena by The Governor.


Killed By
  • Unnamed survivor (Caused)

Mike crashes his helicopter due to a news station survivor who sabotaged it because he didn't want to be left behind.

  • Helicopter Crash

Upon crashing, Mike dies on the impact and then reanimates. His zombified head is put in the Governor's fish tanks and his corpse is devoured by a group of walkers.


Christina Meredith Haben

It is believed that Christina and Mike had a good relationship due to the fact that Mike helped Christina to escape.


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