While Maggie may not have been thought of as a great leader of a character when she was first introduced into the AMC series, The Walking Dead, she quickly earned her status as one of the main characters of the group. One of her first appearances in the series involved her riding a horse and killing walkers in the woods so it shouldn't have been a surprise that she had it in her to do what needed to be done.
Other characters on the series have come and gone but Maggie's character has been around since she was first introduced after Carl was shot. Although Rick seems to get most of the attention for being the leader of the group, Maggie also represents leadership. In a world less cruel than this zombie apocalypse chaos that they're living in, Maggie could have easily become some sort of diplomat or Congresswoman since she often represents the diplomatic approach. She is well-respected and beloved by the majority of the characters in the series but she's only had eyes for one man for the entire length of the show. The romantic storyline between Glenn and Maggie became the driving force of hope for so many of the other characters and Maggie's pregnancy brought on a sense of tomorrow in an otherwise bleak world. A lot can be discovered about Maggie through her words and some of her past deeds through the years. Test your knowledge on how well you know Maggie from The Walking Dead and see if you can recall the words and actions of this formidable character.
What is the name of Maggie's father?
When Maggie was first introduced into the series, she wasn't a lone character that was suddenly brought into the group. She was living on a farm with her family and it was Rick's group that ultimately asked them for shelter. While the other members at the farm seemed expendable, Maggie's father became a huge part of the show. Although he had some conflicts with Rick and his group in the beginning, he ultimately became Rick's biggest ally and confidant. What is the name of Maggie's father?
. Where was Glenn and Maggie's first time?
When Rick and his group made camp at Hershel's farm, Maggie got to spend some alone time with Glenn during a supply run. It wasn't actually Glenn's idea to take another run out, especially since he had just come into contact with a particularly nasty well walker. Yet, he was undoubtedly glad he decided to go with Maggie because it became the first time the two of them had sex. While Glenn was off looking for a particular object requested by Lori, Maggie approached him and came onto him sexually. Where was Glenn and Maggie's first time?
When Maggie began having extreme pain during the pregnancy, Rick took a small group to help Maggie to her next destination. Where were they taking her?
While audiences rejoiced when it was revealed that Maggie was pregnant with Glenn's baby, it did seem like a ticking time bomb because of the difficulty of the environment. While the group has proven that it can keep a baby safe, it's hard not to compare Maggie to what happened to the previous pregnant mother. Lori's birth was so difficult that Maggie had to cut the baby out and Lori ultimately died. When Maggie began having extreme pain during the pregnancy, Rick took a small group to help Maggie to her next destination. Where were they taking her?
Who was she searching for?
When the prison was attacked by The Governor and his new group, the chaos caused a lot of confusion. Beth and Maggie were seen during the prison fight, trying to desperately scramble to get the children to safety and load the bus. The bus seemed like the best method of getting the most people in transit to get away from the immediate dangers. Maggie, Bob, and Sasha found the bus afterwards. Finding it filled with walkers was enough for everyone but Maggie insisted she see inside. Who was she searching for?
What is her name?
When Maggie was first introduced to the series, her storyline seemed to dominate her sister's. There was an episode that really seemed to focus on how hard Maggie's sister was taking the new zombie apocalypse lifestyle. Yet, her suicide attempt wasn't exactly a huge draw to watch the series. Maggie's sister made up for it later on in the series when there was a huge portion of the show devoted to her experiences working at the cop-run hospital. In fact, she became a huge part of the show beyond solely being Maggie's little sister. What is her name?
Negan came to Alexandria and on that first visit, he asked for Maggie. Where did the group say she was?
After Negan and the Saviors ambushed Rick's group, they were no longer focused on how they were going to get Maggie to the Hilltop. They were blocked at every turn and once they were rounded up, they had to focus on how they were going to avoid anyone in their group getting killed. Glenn was the first to be killed by Negan and Maggie couldn't hide the fact that they were an item. Negan came to Alexandria and on that first visit, he asked for Maggie. Where did the group say she was?
Fight with Lori
In the beginning of the series, there was a major power struggle between Shane and Rick. It caused some of the other characters to have their leadership skills diminished. Maggie saw this when she started to get close to Glenn and things really came to a head when she went with Glenn on another supply run. Maggie was attacked at the pharmacy by a walker and she realized how much danger they were in because Lori wanted more things from the pharmacy. What was the item that really enraged Maggie?
Where did Maggie finally reunite with Glenn after the prison?
When the prison was destroyed by The Governor and it became completely overrun with walkers, everyone went into a state of chaos and characters were split apart. When Maggie couldn't find Glenn, she didn't give up on reuniting with him. She never gave up hope that he was still alive and she made it her new mission to find him. When the couple finally did reunite, it came as an amazing moment for the series. Where did Maggie finally reunite with Glenn after the prison?
What was the signal that made her instantly think that Glenn had survived?
When the rest of the group had already made it back to Alexandria after the attack led by the Wolves, people were starting to lose hope that Glenn had made it out alive. It had been a quite a lot of time since they had heard from him and there were some that were presuming him dead. When people began writing the names of the fallen on the wall of Alexandria, Glenn's name was listed. Yet, Maggie never gave up hope. What was the signal that made her instantly think that Glenn had survived?
Saviors' safehouse: While there, Carol asked the kidnappers not to do one specific thing on behalf of Maggie. What was it?
On the night that Rick's group went to attack the Saviors' compound, Carol did not agree with Rick letting Maggie come along. She insisted that Maggie stay out of the fray and even stayed behind in order to look after her in the woods. Yet, that didn't really help much when they were ambushed by Saviors' B-team and taken prisoner in a Saviors' safehouse. While there, Carol asked the kidnappers not to do one specific thing on behalf of Maggie. What was it?
What eventually happened to Maggie's photo?
In the world of The Walking Dead, it's not like the characters are able to enjoy the simple things of regular life like they used to. So, when Glenn was able to take a picture of Maggie, it was actually a pretty big deal. Carl once risked his life in order to get a photo of his family hung up at a local restaurant and Rick knew that his family was still alive when the photo albums were missing from his house. What eventually happened to Maggie's photo?
Deanna gave specific jobs to everyone. What was the job she gave to Maggie?
When Rick and his group made finally made it to Alexandria, they quickly realized that it wasn't just a group of strangers that found each other in the woods. There was a definitely leader, Deanna, and a structure to the community that was unlike anything else they had experienced. Rick and his group desperately wanted to be allowed to stay in Alexandria and that meant that they needed to play by Deanna's rules. Deanna gave specific jobs to everyone. What was the job she gave to Maggie?
Who is the person at the Hilltop Colony that can't seem to remember Maggie's name?
In the world of The Walking Dead, it can sometimes become difficult to keep track of all of the many different characters. The main group is constantly taking on new members, smaller groups often come together, and characters are killed off left and right. So, it's not surprising that fans might have difficulty remembering all of the different characters that have come and gone in the series. Yet, it's really interesting when one of the show's own characters can't seem to get names correct. Who is the person at the Hilltop Colony that can't seem to remember Maggie's name?
Where was Maggie trapped when Alexandria became overrun with Walkers?
When Alexandria became surrounded by walkers after the incident with the Wolves drew a large portion of the herd back over to their direction, the building caving into Alexandria's walls caused the whole town to be overrun. While the situation was dire before, the walls being down caused all of the streets to be flooded with walkers. Maggie was ultimately trapped and alone, with seemingly no way out. Everyone within the walls of Alexandria were occupied with their own struggle to survive. Where was she trapped?
What did the note say?
After Maggie and Glenn had their tryst at the pharmacy, things were a little tense around Hershel's farm. Glenn didn't seem to know how to act and Maggie couldn't tell whether or not she truly liked him or she was just falling into the arms of someone that was living. Yet, all of her hesitance seemed to slip away once Hershel voiced his concern about her getting too close to Glenn. During dinner, Maggie slipped a note to Glenn. What did the note say?
Maggie eavesdrops: Who was it that Maggie heard bad mouthing the group?
When Rick's group first made it through the gates at Alexandria, it became clear that they weren't just going to be immediately accepted as part of their community. Rick's initial interview with Deanna divulged that Deanna felt guilty about other people she had to turn away from Alexandria, so there was a distinct possibility that the community might not accept Rick or his entire group. Maggie was working closely with Deanna and overheard a member of their group telling Deanna not to allow the newcomers to stay. Who was it that Maggie heard bad mouthing the group?
Rescue Glenn: Although she was going to go alone, another character insisted on joining. Who was it?
When the group went along with Rick's mission to reroute the herd of walkers making their way past Alexandria, things sure did go bad quickly. The walkers weren't exactly all falling in line and some of the stragglers were causing trouble. Yet, the real damage was done when the Wolves invaded Alexandria. A number of key characters weren't accounted for and Glenn was among the missing. Maggie began to feel like she needed to go rescue him because he may be in trouble. Although she was going to go alone, another character insisted on joining. Who was it?
They wound up being loaded into a vehicle and taken to Woodbury. Who took them?
In episode 6 of Season 3, Maggie and Glenn went out on a scavenging trip and ran into some trouble. In an effort to try and find more supplies for the prison, they came upon a tense confrontation. They were running out of ammunition but the real goal was to find food. They ultimately hit the formula jackpot and were about to head back when they came upon someone that wasn't too friendly. They wound up being loaded into a vehicle and taken to Woodbury. Who took them?
Maggie and Sasha encountered someone in the woods that would change everything. Who was it?
Towards the end of Season 5, the group was at its lowest point and seemed hopeless. Moving from one location to the next and fighting with walkers the entire time was starting to truly drain their spirits. At one point, it seemed like they would all go into shock from dehydration. They found bottled water on the road but didn't trust it enough to drink it. It was the rain that truly saved them because they were able to drink the rainwater. Yet, Maggie and Sasha encountered someone in the woods that would change everything. Who was it?
Maggie and the brunette got into a knife fight and only Maggie walked away. How did the brunette Savior die?
Maggie and Carol being held as hostages by Saviors' B-team drew some interesting parallels between their group and the Saviors. Alicia Witt's character portrayed the red-haired Savior that was very similar to Carol (prior to Carol have a crisis over how many people she'd killed) and the dark-haired Savior was similar to Maggie. Yet, the Saviors were much harder and colder and it was a great battle to see how they were going to get out of that situation. Maggie and the brunette got into a knife fight and only Maggie walked away. How did the brunette Savior die?
What did Glenn say to Maggie before he died?
When the group was ambushed in the woods by the Saviors, audiences were left on a cliffhanger to see who was killed by Negan. The speculation over which of the main characters would be killed off of the show began to mount and people were shocked when it turned out to be Glenn. Abraham died as well but it was Glenn's death scene that really tugged at everyone's heart strings. Right before Glenn died, he turned to Maggie and uttered his last words. What did Glenn say to Maggie before he died?
When Maggie was taken to Woodbury and separated from Glenn, she was placed in a room where she could hear the interrogation of Glenn. The sounds of the beating were extremely difficult for her to listen to but that didn't mean that she was completely off the hook. The Governor opted to interrogate Maggie on the location of their camp, rather than let Merle do it. Yet, her interrogation was a different sort of tactic. Glenn seemed to have been given a plethora of bruises but something was taken away from Maggie. What was taken from Maggie?
How did he die?
In a zombie apocalypse series, audiences are prepared for numerous deaths from one episode to the next. Yet, there are some characters that become beloved in the eyes of the viewers. Maggie's father, Hershel, had already solidified himself as a mainstay in the series. He may have had some conflict with Glenn early on in the series but that eventually changed and he came like a father to Glenn. His death was a huge blow to the characters and viewers alike. How did he die?
How did Beth die?
Maggie's sister didn't always get a huge storyline in the series but showrunners made sure to throw in a little bit about her, in varying scenarios. From her suicide attempt at the farm to being alone with Daryl in the woods, Beth was slowly beginning to hold her own as a pivotal character in the series. Her character peaked when she was "rescued" by a group of police officers. Her time at the hospital wasn't exactly volunteer and it made for a huge part of the show. How did Beth die?
During Season 3 of the series, the group manages to clear off Cell Block C of a prison. Yet, a former inmate sabotaged them and the prison became overrun with walkers. The group became dispersed within the prison and Maggie, Lori and Carl had to fend for themselves while delivering Lori's baby. After Lori's death, the group emerged sans Lori and Rick began to go into a mental breakdown. Maggie went with Daryl to go somewhere, beyond the prison. What were they looking for?