"For those who haven’t read the comic books, Michonne is described on the Walking Dead Wiki as a “mysterious member of the survivor group, and a major character within the series. Armed with a [Japanese sword] and the deadly skills to complement it, Michonne is an effective and crucial defender of the survivors.”"

James Hibberd, 'The Walking Dead' TCA panel: 6 things we learned, Entertainment Weekly",(Jan 14 2012)