Pre-ApocalypseEditNot much is known about Bryson other then he was a Fred Meyer clerk before the apocalypse. He was 17 and was raising money for college. He lived in his parent's basement.
During the start of the apocalypse, Bryson was in his basement relaxing when he heard his parents screaming, he ran upstairs to find his parents getting devoured by zombies. The zombies spotted Bryson and began to shamble after him. Bryson ran back down into his basement and locked the door behind him. The zombies were banging loudly and attracting more of them. Bryson texted his friends Luan and Jordan to come and save him with knives. The three realized that they werent safe here and soon found an old lady named Analee who took them in to hold out the walkers.