Later, Magna defined to Yumiko how she was in a position to survive the blast contained in the cave, revealing that she and Connie had been in a position to camouflage themselves inside the walker horde as they exited the cave and made their method to the Hilltop. Sadly, Connie and Magna turned separated when some walkers got here between them they usually had been unable to search out one another once more.
What took Connie so lengthy to search out her method again to the communities? The straightforward rationalization is that she was in such a foul state after the explosion that she turned disoriented and couldn’t discover her method. How a lot time has handed between the midseason premiere and the finale is unclear, so it’s arduous to inform simply how lengthy Connie has been on the highway again to group. It’s potential the present will discover Connie’s trek additional in a later episode. Both method, it’ll be fascinating to see what’s subsequent for Connie now that she’s met Virgil, who doesn’t precisely have the perfect monitor report on the present.
Within the comics, Connie performs a component within the Whisperer War and even lives to inform the story, though not with out shedding an appendage. Throughout a Whisperer assault, Connie is bitten within the arm by a walker however is saved by Magna, who manages to sever a part of the limb earlier than the an infection spreads. Alive and principally in a single form, Connie performs a component in later storylines, together with Alexandria’s battle with the Commonwealth, an enormous settlement that’s the setting of the ultimate arc of the comedian e book.
After all, the TV sequence has already taken a number of liberties with Connie’s story. For one factor, the character is deaf on the present (performed brilliantly by Lauren Ridloff). The present additionally establishes Kelly as Connie’s sister and never her boyfriend like within the comics. The position of romantic curiosity is as an alternative being stuffed by Daryl, who has been flirting with Connie since season 9.
Primarily based on the modifications already made to the character, it appears the present has a distinct story in thoughts for Connie. No matter occurs to Connie, it’s possible we’ll discover out within the subsequent few months when “A Sure Doom” lastly airs on AMC.