Bravemule has [[LoadsAndLoadsOfCharacters a LOT of characters]], and it can be pretty hard to keep track of all of them. This page details only some of them. (Warning: Spoilers ahead!)
According to WordOfGod, they were bandits before 1051, the foundation of Bravemule. It is now known that they were fleeing a raid that went wrong, killing their Leader and separating them from their comrades.
->''"NAME ME HERO."''
The expedition leader.
* BunnyEarsLawyer: He has his own quirks, but he's a good leader.
* [[spoiler: DefiantToTheEnd]]
* GoodIsNotNice: He has no problems administering "discipline" when needed.
* OnlySaneMan: Well, compared to the other dwarves...
* [[spoiler: ThanatosGambit]]
->''"Fifteen sunrises have happened since Mittens went missing. Please Mittens I am alone without you. If I could fill my flask with your breath I would need ale no more."''
* PlatonicLifePartners: With Behem.
* OddFriendship: Exi is a nice guy with a fondness for cats, Behem is completely AxCrazy.
* [[spoiler: SuicideMission - "I have heard the sounds and know I will not return."]]
->''"The nefarious trees! Their retaliations escalate. I dodged an ancient chestnut where it toppled. Any tree that assaults I come next for their sapling. There are no innocents."''
* RebelliousSpirit: She doesn't seem to respect Trame a lot.
->''"Frote trains a pack of war mutts for the militia commander. He has numerous animals. I suggested to butcher one to make its brothers quarrel over the meat but he said that is not how to train. It would work."''
The other miner.
* PlatonicLifePartners: With Exi.
->''"Thirty-three sunrises. I do not see the monstrous elf still. If it attempts to ambush the dwarves I will slash its throat meat."''
The militia commander.
* HeterosexualLifePartners : With Hyte.
* [[spoiler: HeroicSacrifice]]
->''"Mar moved commodities into the medical room. I have thread, crutches, cloth, splints, and buckets. However to my sadness there were no enormous corkscrews or serrated discs."''
The butcher/chief medical dwarf.
->''"Scheme solved. Office room is used for management with no connection to impending invasion. Leader is not a snake creature in dwarf skin."''
* [[spoiler: DrivenToSuicide]]
* HeterosexualLifePartners : With Squib.
->''"The plague spreads through white fields."''
A warrior in the militia.
* ActionGirl : Hog is the first dreg to enlist in the militia under Commander Squib.
* [[spoiler: GoryDiscretionShot : Averted when her POV update takes place as she bleeds out in a hospital bed.]]
* MadnessMantra : [[spoiler: She has a crazed dream as she dies.]]
[[folder:The War Elves]]
* VillainHasAPoint - The reason the "war elves" are besieging Bravemule in the first place is because Behem murdered one of their caravans.
->''"I wish we had not fatally beaten the Milker close to camp, but a year has almost passed and we had a good time about it then."''
* QuicklyDemotedLeader - Following the miraculous and spontaneous appearance of Atrix's "qualifications."
->''"I have sudden and immense respect for Atrix, where before there was none."''
* BadassMustache - Directly leading to her meteoric rise among the ranks of the "war elves."
* CurbstompBattle - On both ends.