This is discussion archived from a time before the current discussion method was installed.
Lull The Conqueror
: Does the Discworld
example count? If memory serves, the McSweeneys weren't all that important; they were just a break in the pattern played for a quick laugh.
Final Fantasy VIII
: I tmay be put subtlely when it comes to Irvine. Not only is his first name's first letter in the 'first' half of the alphabet (A B C ... H I
J . . O P Q R S
T U ... X Y Z
), but it's a vowel, too!
And if you count the two temporary characters joining Squall's team, Edea counts, too