I do not know the answer yet, and as can be expected, I don't think any of us will know until issue 3. And maybe not even then
And as you know, that special blade is a big part of what's going to happen. I don't want any of them to die, but my least favorite character between the three is Johann. I would love to keep Daryl around, and I think Daimio's a very interesting character. Ugh, the nail-biting continues!