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
Atlanta SophiaAndreaGlennDaleTyreeseCarolAllenShaneAmy
Greene Farm MaggieHershelBillyOtis
The Prison AxelDexter
Michonne's Family MichonneElodieColetteMike
Woodbury GarrettMirabelleSandyTheoBoJoeJasonDustyJohnLillyMitchell Jr.DariusBobGloriaCaesarGabrielBruceJoshuaTreyGeneMeg
Woodbury Newcomers StevensAbbieBruceHunterPennyPhilipNickBrian
Homemart Jim
Train Fuel Depot ClaireMargaretRubyDavid
Pentecostal People of God Jeremiah
Post-Prison Survivors EugeneGabrielRositaAbraham
North Georgia Woods BrockSusanToddBenjamin
Pig Farm EmmaMarkus
D.C. Schoolyard EzekielRichardMarcus
Alexandria Safe-Zone AaronHeathAnnieKershawTanyaVincentOliviaNicholasDeniseHollyEricSpencerJessieDouglasTobinBruce
Alexandria Outskirts CassidyDerek
Hilltop Colony PaulHarlanBriannaEarlDanteLukaRowanAmirYuliaCrystalOscarGregoryEthanKalDavid
Hilltop Outskirts MalcolmBlanche
The Saviors DwightNeganTaraMarkRasoFinnYorkLauraMatthewSherryCarsonAmberDonnieDavidConnor
Megan's Group MeganPeter
Richmond MagnaYumikoKellyConnieLuke
The Militia Thompson
Oceanside PiousAiraIsabellaViktor
Edwards Crew EdwardsVivianMacallisterHoang
The Whisperers BetaAlpha
Travelier Motel ClementineLillyKennyLeeBenKatjaaCarleyLarryMark
The Railroad ChristaOmidCharles
Savannah MollyVernonCrawford
The Companion PeteSiddiq
Fairbanks Residence PaigeAlexSamanthaGreg
Monroe NormaZacharyRandall
García Family JavierDavidGabrielKateMariana
Prescott EleanorConradTrippFrancineEli
Matt's Family MattLindsay
The New Frontier MaxAvaBadger
Priya's Boarding School PriyaAva
Teresa's Grocery Store TeresaArnoldEnrique
Lonnie's Group LonnieSharon
Trainers BurtBradyBasilBenedictCaitlinRobPhebeHannahLaraStewartAdenUlyssesLilithTrevorAlycenShirleyFrancis
Citizens LuciaNathanDannyCalebCliftonGeraldNeilAshleyJohnBethRabinderJoeyHeatherAudreyDarcyKnoxTonyAntonJoseMonicaErikaDarnellCarriePamKayCarmenChristineJeremy
Rebels ClarenceCraigChrisCletusRandallRockyEllenRodGatorChadWilkinsRomanovSawyerDavieJacksonKarlsonDarleneDominicRosaTyeLopezKimberly
Peacekeepers OliviaRayDarrenGraceAngelaLesterMariaRoseEstellaDouglasJeanDevinYvette
Hunters MacJodyCarterTimothyJedChristaIsabelCyrusVictorDonnyThe WandererAliciaBonnieAntonioVickiShaylaJaneBrookeWyatt
Leaders GeorgesAngelaKellyNancyOliverBenjiValerie
Soldiers SamuelDiegoEthelBrigitteDianeParkerCarolineCooperWendyScoutClarkSkylarTessBridgetKonrad
IvanovaCainPockyRoadieCarlos
Animals Shiva
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.