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This article is about the Pilot character. You may be looking for his Comic Series or TV Universe counterpart. For other pages with the same name, see: Rick

Rick Grimes is the protagonist of the Pilot of Image Comics' The Walking Dead. He is a police officer from Pennsylvania.



Rick married a woman named Carol and at some point, he two had a son named Carl. Rick became a police officer and besides his firearm training, he had never fired a gun.



Rick and Carol are watching a news broadcast about the dead rising from the graves. Rick, however doesn't believe it and sees it as a "War of the Worlds rip off". Rick decides to turn the TV off and go to bed, until he hears a thud at the door. Believing it's someone who just wants to use the phone, Rick opens the door and is attacked by a zombie. Warning the zombie the get off of him, Rick reaches for his gun, sticks it in the zombie's mouth, and shoots it dead.

Killed Victims[]

This list shows the victims Rick has killed: