Nothing is known about Tanner's life prior to or as the outbreak began, except that he may have lived near or in Washington, D.C..
Not much is known about Tanner's life after the outbreak, except he tried to assassinate the leader of the Brigade, Patterson. However, he was caught, thrown in prison, and tortured, until he escaped.
As a Playable Character
- Class: Scout
This list shows the victims Tanner has killed:
- Numerous counts of zombies and unnamed people
|Overkill's The Walking Dead Characters|
|Anderson Camp||Aidan • Grant • Anderson • Caleb • Peggy|
|Maya's Family||Maya • David|
|Campbell Family||E. • Heather|
|The Brigade||Patterson • Hurst|
|Eckington Camp||Sarah • Kirk|
|Miscellaneous Survivors||The Wanderer • Tanner • Kevin • Edna • Stan • Walter • Bob • Gary|
|Animals||Brutus • Mittens|
|Alive characters appear in green. Dead characters appear in red and italics. Unknown characters appear in blue. Undead characters appear in grey and italics.|