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The son of the Duke of Razelia, one of the four Dukedoms of the Republic of Reeve. He is the main hero of the game, alongside Holmes.

->'''Class:''' Knight Lord (Lord) -> Lord (Great Lord)
* CoolSword: He can only wield swords and can wield unique swords like the rapier and the Reeve Calibur/Varunastra.
* DeclarationOfProtection: Made this promise to [[spoiler: Enteh]] when they were young, but he doesn't recognize her when they meet in the present. [[spoiler: He takes up this vow again once she gets kidnapped.]]
* TheHero
* HeWhoFightsMonsters: Skirts ''dangerously'' close to this in the final stages of the war with Canaan. [[spoiler: If only he knew they actually ''wanted'' peace at this point.]] Fortunately he snaps out of it quickly.
* MartialArtsHeadband
* OfficialCouple: [[spoiler:With Enteh]]
* PowerNullifier: He learns Awareness/Nihil at Level 35.
* RedBaron: ''Heir to Razelia'' (Knight Lord) -> ''Scion of Reeve'' (Lord)
* RoyalRapier: As the Lord, he is the only unit to wield a rapier which deals effective damage against mounted and armored units.
* RoyalsWhoActuallyDoSomething
* YouGottaHaveBlueHair: He was going to have it when the game was still "Emblem Saga", but copyright issues forced them to change his hair color to brown, which ironically makes him look like [[VideoGame/FireEmblemJugdral Leif]].

A Knight accompanying Runan. He is also the fiancee of Kreiss' sister, Rina.

->'''Class:''' Rook Knight (Cavalier) -> Commando Knight (Bronze Paladin)
* ArrangedMarriage: Implied with Rina, though...
* ChivalrousPervert: As seen with his conversations with Esther.
* ChoiceOfTwoWeapons: He wield both [[CoolSword swords]] and [[BladeOnAStick lances]], but he loses the ability to wield lances when dismounting until he promotes to a Commando Knight.
* DressingAsTheEnemy: [[spoiler: If you go to the B version of Map 26. [[IHaveYourWife It's not his choice though.]]]]
* {{Expy}}: Of Abel, especially given that [[spoiler: he temporarily defects, but only because his LoveInterest is being held hostage.]]
* LazyBum
* OneHitKill: He learns Blazing Wind/Lethality at Level 16.
* RedBaron: ''Razelian Knight''
* TheDeadHaveNames: In his talk with Esther, he remembers the name of his fallen allies, despite being a newbie. He was going to consider her one name he won't know before she changed her mind about refusing to tell her name to him.
* TheyReallyDoLoveEachOther: He doesn't seem too interested in Rina at first, [[ChivalrousPervert and tends to flirt with other women a lot]]. Until the liberation of Razelia, when he plays KnightInShiningArmor to rescue her. Depending on the version of Map 26 picked, it may not end well... [[spoiler: but even then, the fact that he's willing to betray his allies just to save her, and her saving him from execution for these actions certainly implies something, though he does say [[JailbaitWait she's still a kid.]]]]
* ThoseTwoGuys: With Kreiss

A Knight accompanying Runan. He is Rina's older brother.

->'''Class:''' Rook Knight (Cavalier) -> Commando Knight (Bronze Paladin)
* ActionInitiative: He learns Gale[=/=]Vantage at Level 19.
* AlasPoorVillain: Feels this in-universe for [[spoiler: Marco.]]
* ArmorPiercingAttack: He learns Geomancy/Luna at Level 25.
* ChoiceOfTwoWeapons: He wield both [[CoolSword swords]] and [[BladeOnAStick lances]], but he loses the ability to wield lances when dismounting until he promotes to a Commando Knight.
* {{Expy}}: Of Cain.
* HeroicBSOD: [[spoiler: Undergoes a minor one after he kills Marco.]]
* MyNameIsInigoMontoya: Delivers one to Marco of the Condor Squad. [[spoiler: Unfortunately, Marco realizes who he is a little too late...]]
* OfficialCouple: With Leteena, [[GuideDangIt if you play your cards right.]]
* PowerNullifier: He learns Awareness/Nihil at Level 37.
* RedBaron: ''Razelian Knight''
* ThoseTwoGuys: With Arkis
* WorthyOpponent: Sees the Condor Squad as one. [[spoiler: Little does he know that one of them saved his love's life.]]

One of Holmes' men. He is sent to aid Runan on his journey.

->'''Class:''' Pirate
* AnAxeToGrind: The only weapon he could wield.
* CriticalStatusBuff: He learns Life or Death/Wrath at Level 28.
* GoodScarsEvilScars: Of the good variety, since [[spoiler: it's implied he got it while defending Julia.]]
* FaceOfAThug: In spite of his thuggish appearance, he's very loyal to Runan and Holmes.
* MysteriousProtector: [[spoiler:Julia recognizes him as the man who saved her life a long time ago, but he denies it.]]
* {{Pirate}}: Type 2.
* PowerNullifier: He learns Awareness/Nihil at Level 30.
* RedBaron: ''Granadan Pirate''

The Princess of the island Kingdom of Wellt. Her father is King Loffaru.

->'''Class:''' Princess -> Pegasus Knight -> Dragon Knight
* ActionInitiative: She learns Gale[=/=]Vantage at Level 8 as a Princess.
* BladeOnAStick: Upon her promotion to a Pegasus Knight, she could wield lances but she loses her ability to wield them when dismounted.
* CoolSword: Her main weapon is swords.
* DragonRider: If promoted twice to Dragon Knight.
* EverythingsBetterWithPrincesses
* {{Expy}}: Of Caeda.
* TheNotLoveInterest: Despite resembling Caeda in role and classes and how Gramud wanted her to be Runan's bethroned, she declined any further relationship and Runan end up with Enteh anyways.
* LongLostRelative: [[spoiler:She's Holmes' half-sister through Liza]].
* MagikarpPower: She's start as a very weak Princess, but training her will make her very strong through skills like Gale (Vantage) and Elite (Paragon) as well as her promotions.
* RedBaron: ''Young Princess'' (Princess) -> ''Pegasus Princess'' (Pegasus Knight) -> ''Wyvern Princess'' (Dragon Knight)

The Bodyguard of Princess Sasha of Wellt.

->'''Class:''' Lady Knight -> Arrow Knight (Bow Knight)
* BowAndSwordInAccord: As a Lady Knight and her advance class, Bow Knight, she could wield both swords and bows.
* DistressBall: [[spoiler:She gets captured by the Cult when she followed Zeke into the Fire Temple. She can be rescued near the end and re-recruited by Sasha.]]
* HorseArcher: Upon promotion.
* PowerNullifier: She learns Earth Saint (a skill which deals a critical hit that negates terrain effects) at Level 35.
* RedBaron: ''Welltese Knight'' (initially) -> ''[[spoiler:Sorrowful Knight]]'' ([[spoiler:Upon re-recruitment]])
* StarCrossedLovers: [[spoiler:With Zeek.]]

A Bishop in the service of Marlon.

->'''Class:''' Bishop
* CombatMedic: Can use Staves as well as Anima Magic. He is the only magic user who could use both magic and staves.
* RedBaron: ''Bishop of Verje''.
* WeaponOfChoice: He could wield all three Anima magic: [[PlayingWithFire Fire]], [[ShockAndAwe Thunder]] and [[BlowYouAway Wind]].

A Knight in the service of Marlon. He is Leteena's older brother.

->'''Class:''' Axe Knight -> Sergeant
* AnAxeToGrind: His main weapon specialty.
* BigBrotherInstinct: [[spoiler: Part of the reason he's needed for the Leteena event.]]
* IfYouEverDoAnythingToHurtHer: Delivers one to Kriess, [[spoiler: one that actually manages to talk him out of deserting, as he doesn't want a 'coward' to be with his sister.]]
* OneHitKill: He starts with Blazing Wind/Lethality.
* RedBaron: ''Knight of Verje''
* WalkingArmory: As a Sergeant, he wield axes in addition to swords and lances.

A knight of Verje in the service of Marlon.

->'''Class:''' Rook Knight (Cavalier) -> Gold Knight (Gold Paladin)
* ChoiceOfTwoWeapons: He wield both [[CoolSword swords]] and [[BladeOnAStick lances]] as both a Rook Knight and Gold Knight, but he loses the ability to wield lances when dismounting.
* HeroicSelfDeprecation: In his only conversation, he is shown to have low confidence in his abilities.
* MagikarpPower: As Eugen describes him, he's might be a diamond-in-a-rough, otherwise, he's not very skillful. However, as a Gold Paladin, he gets the strongest promotion bonuses.
* NoSell: He learn Big Shield/Pavise upon promoting to a Gold Knight.
* OneHitKill: He learns Blazing Wind/Lethality as a Level 12 Gold Knight.
* RedBaron: ''Aspiring Knight'' (Rook Knight) -> ''Golden Knight'' (Gold Knight)
* SelfMadeOrphan: [[spoiler:It's entirely possible for him to kill Ernst, who is implied to be his father. Not that he knows much of his father.]]

!!Luca(Ruka, Luka)
A hunter in the service of Marlon. He is Raquel's younger brother.

->'''Class:''' Bow Fighter -> Bow Master
* ArcherArchetype: He could wield bows as his main weapon.
* HeroicSacrifice: [[spoiler:At the end of Map 26, one of the choice will have him sacrifice himself which allows Raquel to kill human enemies. Thankfully, you can resurrect him with a Dakuron]].
* RedBaron: ''Archer of Gram''

The adopted son of Marlon, formerly a Dragon Knight of the Kingdom of Barge.

->'''Class:''' Commando Knight (Bronze Paladin) -> Dragon Knight
* ActionInitiative: He learns Gale[=/=]Vantage at Level 17.
* ChoiceOfTwoWeapons: He wield both [[CoolSword swords]] and [[BladeOnAStick lances]], even when dismounted.
* DragonRider: At the end of Map 10, Sharon will give him a dragon flute to call for his mount, Garuda. Accepting it will promote Raffin into a Dragon Knight.
* RedBaron: ''Bargese Knight''

!!Esther (Estelle)
The daughter of Marlon, the leader of Verge. She is Raffin's foster sister.

->'''Class:''' Rook Knight (Cavalier) -> Paladin (Silver Paladin)
* ActionInitiative: She learns Gale[=/=]Vantage at Level 28.
* ChoiceOfTwoWeapons: She wield both [[CoolSword swords]] and [[BladeOnAStick lances]], even when dismounted.
* CriticalStatusBuff: She learns Life or Death/Wrath at Level 14.
* LadyOfWar
* RedBaron: ''Lady of Verje''
* WeaponOfChoice: [[CoolSword Swords]] and [[BladeOnAStick Lances]].

A healer living in the village of Toras. She is actually the Princess of Reeve and the Shaman of Water. Her real name is Maeve.

->'''Class:''' Sister
* BackFromTheDead: [[spoiler: In the ending, like the other shamans.]]
* OurDragonsAreDifferent: [[spoiler:Due to being descended from the Water Dragon Mousa, she can transform into a dragon of the same name using the Ring of Reeve]]
* GuestStarPartyMember: [[spoiler: She's around for much longer than Katri though, you only lose her for the last fifth of the game. Her dragon form is a straighter example; you only get to use her like that for one chapter.]]
* KingIncognito: She is the heir of the Kingdom of Reeve.
* OfficialCouple: [[spoiler: With Runan.]]
** AnIcePerson: [[spoiler:Though the title "Water Dragon" brings to mind MakingASplash.]]
* RedBaron: ''Cleric of Mars''
* SavePoint: Her main staff, the Save Staff, functions as a save for a chapter in mid-progress.
* SummonMagic: She learns the Summon skill at Level 30.
* WeCannotGoOnWithoutYou: As a Star unit, Enteh dying means game over.
* WhiteMage: Uses Staves.

!!Bartz (Barts)
A youth from the village of Taurus. He is Plum's foster brother.

->'''Class:''' Axe Fighter -> Warrior
* AnAxeToGrind: His specialty is axes in both Fighter and Warrior.
* BigBrotherInstinct: [[spoiler:In one event where Plum was kidnapped, he could save her from the peddler. This boost the two's support bonus.]]
* HappilyAdopted: [[spoiler:In a way, as Lionheart views him as his son if he was Plum's big brother if she decided to stay with her father.]]
* NamesTheSame: As the axe fighter from [[VideoGame/FireEmblemAkaneia the first Fire Emblem]].
* RedBaron: ''Local Woodcutter''

Yoda's daughter and Shigen's foster sister.

->'''Class:''' Sword Fighter -> Sword Master
* CoolSword: Her only weapon specialty is swords.
* DeathOfAThousandCuts: At the end of Map 30, she learns Dragon Saint/Astra.
* {{Frameup}}: [[spoiler:Lentzenheimer pinned the murder of his mother on her just because she happened to be passing by at the time. That may not have been such a good idea in the long run...]]
* RedBaron: ''Red-Haired Girl''
* SheatheYourSword: [[spoiler:Having her defeat Lentzenheimer, she decide to spare him when she found no reason to kill him as he's no longer a threat. [[TooDumbToLive He tried to backstab her for showing mercy]] but she killed him out of self-defense.]]
* ItsPersonal: [[spoiler:She's after Lentzenheimer for her framing]].

A young girl from the village of Taurus. She is the daughter of Lan and Barts's foster sister.

->'''Class:''' Priest
* QuirkyBard: Gains the Dance skill after a certain event.
* RagsToRoyalty: [[spoiler:She was the daughter of the viceroy Lionheart and, in the epilogue if Holmes rescued her, she would live with her father.]]
* RedBaron: ''Girl from Taurus''
* WhiteMage: She uses staves only, in addition, she gets the Defense staff from Lee which halves any damage to an ally.

!!Martel (Mahter)
A Knight of Salia. She is the middle sister of Verna and Frau.

->'''Class:''' Pegasus Knight -> Dragon Knight
* ActionInitiative: She starts with Gale[=/=]Vantage.
* ChoiceOfTwoWeapons: She wield both [[CoolSword swords]] and [[BladeOnAStick lances]], but loses the ability to wield lances when dismounted.
* DragonRider: Upon promotion.
* PowerNullifier: She learns Earth Saint at Level 15.
* RedBaron: ''Knight on Wings''

Known as the Dhullam's Angel of Death.

->'''Class:''' Sword Fighter -> Sword Master
* ActionInitiative: He learns Gale[=/=]Vantage at Level 35.
* CoolSword: In addition to his specialty, he is the wielder of of Shramm, which halves the damage taken as long as he equip it and is effective against monsters.
* CurbStompBattle: Delivers one to Julia as part of his recruitment event. It's completely scripted, he takes her HPToOne no matter how strong she is. (Though he does give her a free healing item afterwards)
* {{Expy}}: Of [[VideoGame/FireEmblemAkaneia Navarre]]
* HitmanWithAHeart
* LifeDrain: He starts with Heaven Saint/Sol.
* MyNameIsInigoMontoya: Delivers one to Lentzenheimer if you have them fight, given that [[spoiler:he convinced him to kill Julia, claiming that she murdered a noble of Rezalia. When he finds out this was a complete lie, he's not happy...]]
* RedBaron: ''Reaper of Schram'' (Sword Fighter) -> ''Dark Assassin'' (Swordmaster)

A Hunter living in the Gram Forest. She is Luca's older sister.

->'''Class:''' Bow Master
* ArcherArchetype: Her specialty is bows.
* CrutchCharacter: In a way, as she is a pre-promoted Sniper incapable of killing. She is useful in chipping down the enemy to give weak units to chance to get kills.
* PowerNullifier: She learns Awareness/Nihil at Level 31.
* RedBaron: ''Child of Brigid''
* ThouShaltNotKill: Cannot directly kill human enemies unless a certain event occurs late in the game.
* WhatMeasureIsANonHuman: Of course, killing monsters is no problem for her. In fact, she learns Anti-Evil (a skill which gives bonuses against monsters) at Level 16.

!!Maruj (Maruju)
Eisenbach's grandson and the son of Sylphis.

->'''Class:''' Mage -> Sage
* BlowYouAway: One of his specialities is wind magic, and his personal weapon is Wundergust.
* {{Expy}}: Of [[VideoGame/FireEmblemAkaneia Merric, with a dash of Linde]]
* HolyHandGrenade: He learns light magic upon promoting to a Sage.
* LifeDrain: He learns Heaven Saint/Sol as a Level 20 Sage.
* LoveTriangle: He likes Enteh, but a later event implies Meriah likes him... [[spoiler: Subverted, that "Meriah" turns out to be Narcus just trolling him. He doesn't find out though...]]
* PlayingWithFire: He learns fire magic upon promoting to a Sage.
* RedBaron: ''Eisenbach's Heir'' (Mage) -> ''Sage of Wind'' (Sage)
* ShockAndAwe: He could also wield thunder magic as a Mage.
* WeaponOfChoice: The Wundergust spell, a strong Wind magic with 10 might, 20 critical, and 100 accuracy.
* YouKilledMyFather: He want revenge on Guenchaos for the death of his grandfather.

!!Zieg (Zeek)
A former Knight of Barge turned unwilling member of Gerxel's Mage Army. He is the younger brother of Karla. [[spoiler: As it turns out, he is actually from Zoa, was still working for the Gerxel Cult and later betrays Runan.]]

->'''Class:''' Dark Knight
* AntiVillain: [[spoiler: See PunchClockVillain]].
* AnAxeToGrind: He can wield axes when mounted.
* BlackKnight
* BladeOnAStick: His primary weapon specialty when both mounted and dismounted.
* CriticalStatusBuff[=/=]TurnsRed: He starts with Life or Death/Wrath which allows him to kill units with critical hits when he is low in HP. [[spoiler:Try not to get him low enough to instantly critical hit and kill one of your units.]]
* DefectorFromDecadence: [[spoiler:Except not really.]]
* EvilUncle: [[spoiler: To Shigen, technically]].
* FromACertainPointOfView: [[spoiler:Tells Kate he had his back horrifically flayed when he was a slave. This is true, but he wasn't a slave ''of'' Zoa, he was enslaved because he ''is'' a Zoan.]]
* GuestStarPartyMember: [[spoiler:He doesn't stay in the party for long, as he leaves at the start of the 2nd route split]].
* HeelFaceMole: [[spoiler:It turned out that he lied about his tale and was ordered to watch Enteh until he was recalled by his sister Karla for another mission]].
* MadeASlave: When Barge was conquered by Zoa, he was forced into slavery and eventually Zoa's Dark Army. [[spoiler: In reality, his enslavement happened far earlier and was because is from Zoa, which are a hated people to the other peoples of Yutona]].
* PowerNullifier: He starts with Awareness/Nihil.
* ThePowerOfHate: [[spoiler:Despite the brutality of his slavery that could have killed him, he persevered through it because of his hatred for his enemies and prayers to Gerxel.]]
* PunchClockVillain: [[spoiler: After he betrays you, he's basically just fighting for his country, he's just oblivious to the fact that their army mostly consists of evil sorcerers... He also genuinely loves his sister (who happens to be TheDragon), and it turns out her love for him is her main motivation.]]
* RedBaron: ''Sorrowful Knight''
* ScarsAreForever: He received scars on his back after years of slavery. [[spoiler:Though he lied about receiving them from Zoan slavers to protect his little brother, he did receive them from years of slavery as a Zoan child.]]
* SoLongAndThanksForAllTheGear: [[spoiler: Averted. He's nice enough to leave his entire inventory in your storage when he leaves.]]
* StarCrossedLovers: [[spoiler: With Kate]].
* TooAwesomeToUse: [[spoiler: Interesting variation: he's very useful for what little time you have him, but he keeps the stats he had when he left when he returns as an enemy. Rely on him too much and he can easily become ThatOneBoss.]]

The leader of Welt's castle guards.

->'''Class:''' Armor Knight -> Iron Knight
* CoolSword: His only weapon specialty.
* CriticalStatusBuff: He starts with Life or Death/Wrath.
* {{Expy}}: Of [[VideoGame/FireEmblemGenealogyOfTheHolyWar Arden]], another Knight whose appearance is rather homely.
* {{Gonk}}: He is rather homely compared to everyone in the army.
* NoSell: He learns Big Shield/Pavise as a Level 12 Iron Knight or a Level 25 Armor Knight.
* MightyGlacier: He is slow but very durable, although he does gain a horse upon promotion.
* RedBaron: ''Welltese Knight''

Eisenbach's granddaughter and the daughter of Sylphis. She is also Roger's fiance.

->'''Class:''' Troubadour
* BattleCouple: With Roger. In fact so that if he dies, she leaves the party.
* CombatMedic: She could wield both swords and staves.
* RedBaron: ''Holy Knight''
* WhiteMage: She is primarily a healer, but can still fight with swords. In addition, she has her own personal staff: the Magic Staff, which increases an ally's magic, boosting the ally's magical attack or magical resistance.

!!Tom (Thomas)
A Hunter from the village of Lot. He is a good friend of Barts.

->'''Class:''' Wood Shooter
* AchillesHeel: He is an armored unit, so he's vulnerable to armorslaying weapons.
%%* MightyGlacier
* RedBaron: ''Hunter from Lot''
* WeaponOfChoice: In addition to bows, he is capable of using ballistas.

A Knight in service of the Kingdom of Welt.

->'''Class:''' Paladin
* ActionInitiative: He starts with Gale[=/=]Vantage.
* BattleCouple: With Mel. Like Mel, if she dies, he'll leave the party.
* CriticalStatusBuff: He learns Life or Death/Wrath at Level 18.
* NoSell: He starts with Big Shield/Pavise.
* RedBaron: ''Paladin of Wellt''
%%* WeaponOfChoice: [[CoolSword Swords]] and [[BladeOnAStick Lances]].
* WouldntHitAGirl: If you surround Roger on Map 4 with just female units, he won't attack them.

A training priestess of the Temple of Mars. She is actually the Shaman of Fire.

->'''Class:''' Sister
* GuestStarPartyMember: [[spoiler: Leaves after the second route split to stay with her parents, and becomes a DistressedDamsel for the third.]]
* OurDragonsAreDifferent: [[spoiler:As a descendent of Neuron, she can transform into a dragon of the same name with the Ring of Salia]]
* KillItWithFire: [[As a Fire Dragon, she can breath fire to a single target or deal an AreaOfEffect damage.]]
* TheMedic [=/=] WhiteMage: Uses Staves.
* RedBaron: ''Shaman of Fire''
* SummonMagic: She starts with the Summon skill, allowing her to use staves that summon monsters.
* WeCannotGoOnWithoutYou: Like Enteh, if she dies, game over.

Holmes' friend. He was saved from a slave market.

->'''Class:''' Fighter -> Hero
* DarkAndTroubledPast: He was abandoned by his parents and he was taken in as a slave to a noble family who abused him to no end.
* OneHitKill: He learns Blazing Wind/Lethality as a Level 13 Fighter/Mercenary.
* RedBaron: ''Granadan Soldier''
* WeaponOfChoice: [[CoolSword Swords]].

Another friend of Holmes and an energetic female thief.

->'''Class:''' Thief
* AmbiguouslyBrown: [[spoiler: Except it's not her real skin color.]]
* DarkAndTroubledPast: [[spoiler: Only revealed in the ''epilogue''. She watched her whole family brutally slaughtered ''on her birthday''. Afterwards, she stopped dressing like a woman and deliberately dirtied her face.]]
* FragileSpeedster: She has good skill and speed in both base and growths, but her strength and defense is very pitiful. For starters, she has 1 base strength and '''0''' strength growth so she'll never do any physical damage.
* GoGoEnslavement: One of the two girls who can have a near brush with this (the other being Lyria) in an optional event. [[ShipTease Xeno rescues her.]]
* OfficialCouple: [[spoiler: With Xeno, in the epilogue.]]
* RedBaron: ''Plucky Thief''
* SheCleansUpNicely: [[spoiler: In the epilogue.]]
* ShipTease: Via the aforementioned optional event, though it's mutually exclusive with the Lyria/Attrom one. Notable in that it instantly raises their support level from nothing to maximum, something no other pair gets.
* VideoGameStealing: She starts with the Steal skill which allows her steal an item during the battle. It is activated based on her skill and speed stat combined.
* WeaponOfChoice: [[CoolSword Swords]].

!!Merial (Meriah)
The granddaughter of the Great Sage, Maios.

->'''Class:''' Mage -> Sage
* ArmorPiercingAttack: She learns Geomancy/Luna as a Level 15 Sage.
* CriticalStatusBuff: She learns Life or Death/Wrath as a Level 15 Mage.
* {{Expy}}: She strongly resembles [[VideoGame/FireEmblemAkaneia Linde]].
* LifeDrain: She learns Heaven Saint/Sol at Level 30.
* WeaponOfChoice: [[PlayingWithFire Fire Magic]] and [[HolyHandGrenade Light Magic]], and upon promotion to Sage, [[ShockAndAwe Thunder]] and [[BlowYouAway Wind Magic]].

A Knight from the fallen Kingdom of Barge. She was once Raffin's lover.

->'''Class:''' Lady Knight -> Arrow Knight (Bow Knight)
* AnchoredShip: She and Raffin still have feelings for eachother, but agree to put their relationship on hold until after the war. [[spoiler: The epilogue implies that, indeed, TheyDo afterwards.]]
* BowAndSwordInAccord: Like Kate, she could wield both swords and bows.
* HorseArcher: Upon promotion.
* ImportantHairCut: Cut her hair short to show she gave up on Raffin's promise to find her again.
%%* WeaponOfChoice: [[BowAndSwordInAccord Swords and Bows]].

A Knight helping Sharon.

->'''Class:''' Armor Knight -> General
%%* BodyguardCrush: To Sharon.
* CriticalStatusBuff: He starts with Life or Death/Wrath.
* MightyGlacier: He's an Armor Knight, so he is very slow but strong. Interesting, he is one of the few units to have a movement growth, so he could be a LightningBruiser if you are lucky to have at least one movement boost.
* NoSell: He starts with Big Shield/Pavise.
* PowerNullifier: He learns Awareness/Nihil at Level 26.
%%* WeaponOfChoice: [[CoolSword Swords]].

A member of the Arless Black Knights.

->'''Class:''' Black Knight
* BlackKnight
* CriticalStatusBuff: He starts with Life or Death/Wrath.
* TheDulcineaEffect: He barely knew Rennie, yet he decided to save her when she was nearly executed.
* RedBaron: ''Knight of Arless''
* WeaponOfChoice: [[CoolSword Swords]] and [[BladeOnAStick Lances]].

!!Rennie (Leonie)
A young girl who was saved from execution by Mintz.

->'''Class:''' Bow Fighter -> Bow Master
* ArmorPiercingAttack: She learns Geomancy/Luna at Level 19.
* MagikarpPower; Notable in that she's one of the only characters with a Move growth. She also learns Elite/Paragon at Level 9.
%%* WeaponOfChoice: Bows.

The captain of the Sea Lion and the son of Granada's Vals. He is Runan's good friend.

->'''Class:''' Bow Hero -> Hide Hunter
* CoolSword: Upon becoming a Hide Hunter, he can wield swords and wields the Salia Calibur/Agneyastra.
* TheHero: Of his own story route.
* JerkWithAHeartOfGold
* LongLostRelative: [[spoiler:He's Sasha's and Attrom's half-brother]].
* ParentalIssues: He clearly doesn't like his father, Vals.
** [[spoiler:Even after reuniting with him when he found out that Vals survived the battle, he was downright furious when Vals throw all responsible to him and founding out that Attrom was his half-brother.]]
* PiratesWhoDontDoAnything: Subverted, he party does raid a few ships, and some of his maps have opening all treasure chests as a ''victory condition''.
* RedBaron: ''The Sea Lion'' (Bow Hero) -> ''Lord of Granada'' (Hide Hunter)
* SandInMyEyes: [[spoiler: When he sees Katri revived in the ending, he claims his tears are just sweat.]]
* {{Tsundere}}: [[spoiler: Towards Katri.]]
** DeclarationOfProtection: [[spoiler: Gradually shifts towards this in the leadup to the final chapter.]]
* WeaponOfChoice: Bows and upon promotion to Hide Hunter, [[CoolSword Swords]].

A member of the Sea Lion and Holmes' right-hand man.

->'''Class:''' Sword Fighter -> Sword Master
* ActionInitiative: He learns Gale[=/=]Vantage at Level 38.
* CoolSword: He is the wielder of Dullaham, which resurrects him should he die while equipping the weapon.
* DeadGuyJunior: [[spoiler:His name was originally from his father.]]
* DeadpanSnarker: To Holmes.
* DeathIsCheap: His personal sword revives him if he dies, and even without it, he'll be saved by the witch Sierra.
** TheyKilledKennyAgain: It's quite possible for him to die several times in the space of one chapter. And he's not above making jokes about it.
-->Shigen: "No matter how many lives I have, it's still not enough to be your comrade."
* HappilyAdopted: Understandable, given his mother is a servant to Guenchaos.
* ThatManIsDead: [[spoiler:Was once named Theo by his mother, Karla, but Yoda discarded the name as he feel he should no longer associate with her and gave him the name Shigen. He once again hear the name from Karla should he deliver the finishing blow against her, in which he retort that that name no longers mean anything.]]
* TheLancer: Of Holmes' team. He actually becomes a [[WeCannotGoOnWithoutYou Star]] unit after [[spoiler: Katri leaves.]]
* SoLongAndThanksForAllTheGear: If he gets rescued by Sierra, he loses everything he had except the Dullahan when he returns.
* WeaponOfChoice: [[CoolSword Swords]].

Known as the Thunder Goddess, she is a mage hailing from the Temple of Trente. [[spoiler: She's also Alfred's illegitimate daughter and Mel's half-sister.]]

->'''Class:''' Mage -> Sage
* {{Expy}}: Of [[VideoGame/FireEmblemJugdral Ishtar]], even having the same title.
* LongLostSibling: [[spoiler: Half-sibling actually, to Mel.]]
* ShockAndAwe: In addition to her specialty, she has her personal tome, Brenthunder, which is a Brave weapon.
* WeaponOfChoice: [[ShockAndAwe Thunder Magic]] and [[BlowYouAway Wind Magic]], and upon promotion to Sage, [[PlayingWithFire Fire Magic]] and [[HolyHandGrenade Light Magic]].

An Axe Fighter from Arial. He is the husband of King Temsin's daughter, Katina.

->'''Class:''' Axe Fighter -> Warrior
* ActionInitiative: He learns Gale[=/=]Vantage at Level 14.
* KingIncognito: Holmes had ''no idea'' how important he was the whole time they traveled together.
* PowerNullifier: He learns Awareness/Nihil as a Level 20 Fighter.
* WeaponOfChoice: [[AnAxeToGrind Axes]].

A Knight in service to the Kingdom of Welt.

->'''Class:''' Spear Knight -> Sergeant
* CriticalStatusBuff: He starts with Life or Death/Wrath.
* OnlySaneMan: He refused to take orders from Erish and Codha when ordered to invade Verje and was the only one to be suspicious of Codha's actions. He got arrested sure, but he gets point for not trusting Codha.
* PowerNullifier: He learns Awareness/Nihil at Level 17.
* WeaponOfChoice: [[BladeOnAStick Lances]], and upon promotion to Sergeant, [[CoolSword Swords]] and [[AnAxeToGrind Axes]].

Renee's [[spoiler: and Holmes']] younger half-brother. When Renee goes missing, he leaves Blood in search of her.

->'''Class:''' Fighter -> Hero
* HeroicBastard: [[spoiler:The illigitimate son of Holmes' father, though he's unaware of it.]]
** In the epilogue, [[spoiler:Holmes sets him up to inherit his father's country, as he has no interest in royal life.]]
* ILetGwenStacyDie: [[spoiler: When he thinks Renee is dead. She isn't.]]
* OneHitKill: He learns Blazing Wind/Lethality at Level 26.
* WeaponOfChoice: [[CoolSword Swords]].

!!Krisheenu (Krishna)
A Thief and a Sword Fighter. She seems to have an interest in a legendary orb...

->'''Class:''' Sword Fighter -> Sword Master
* HeartbrokenBadass: [[spoiler:Her former lover, Aldo, was killed by Vega, which is why she's after the resurrection orb.]]
* WeaponOfChoice [[CoolSword Swords]].
* VideoGameStealing: She has the Steal skill.

!!Maerhen (Maerchen)
Head of the Isla Pirates who was saved by Katri.

->'''Class:''' Boss
* ButtMonkey: To the point that, in the epilogue, ''Holmes has outright forgotten who he is.''
* JokeCharacter: He's pretty bad, even by the game's standards. He has little to no growths, and has a skill which allows him to steal anything after killing an enemy but reduces the hit and avoid of everyone around him down by '''50%'''.
* PetTheDog: He done one good deed: [[spoiler:saving Law's life when he was wounded and even reuniting him with Katri after his HeelFaceTurn. He's also surprisedly a religious man, which explains saving him.]]
* RapePillageAndBurn: Until his HeelFaceTurn, that is.
* TheFriendNobodyLikes: It's implied that's why he decreases the stats of everyone near him.
* WeaponOfChoice: [[CoolSword Swords]].
* VideoGameStealing: He has the Steal skill.

A training priestess of the Church of Blood.

->'''Class:''' Priest
* {{Cloudcuckoolander}}: Deconstructed, as it's said her nature makes her naive and easy to fool. She very nearly ends up in GoGoEnslavement because of it.
* TheMedic [=/=] WhiteMage: Uses Staves.
* ShipTease: An optional one with Attrom, mutually exclusive with the Xeno/Yuni event mentioned above.
* SpoonyBard: Has the Sing skill.

A Knight of Salia and Sun's best friend. She is the youngest sister of Verna and Martel.

->'''Class:''' Pegasus Knight -> Dragon Knight
* DragonRider: Upon promotion
* WeaponOfChoice: [[CoolSword Swords]] and [[BladeOnAStick Lances]].

!!Sun (San)
The Black Knight of Canaan. She is the daughter of Silva.

->'''Class:''' Rook Knight -> Black Knight
* ArmorPiercingAttack: She learns Geomancy/Luna at Level 25.
* BlackKnight: Upon promotion, but a different class more toward Mintz's class than Zeek's class.
* CharacterPortrait: It is worth noting that she has an unique portrait upon promotion, despite being a minor character.
* MagikarpPower: She is a lot like Narron except that she comes a bit later. For starter, she learns Elite/Paragon at Level 5.
* PowerNullifier: She learns Awareness/Nihil at Level 40.
* WeaponOfChoice: [[CoolSword Swords]] and [[BladeOnAStick Lances]].

Lionheart's most trusted man.

->'''Class:''' Horseman -> Mamluke
* {{Expy}}: Of [[VideoGame/FireEmblemAkaneia Wolf]].
* HorseArcher
* WeaponOfChoice: Bows, and upon promotion to Mamluke, [[CoolSword Swords]].

!!Raphael (Loffaru, Ropharl)
The King of Wellt and Sasha's father. He is one of the 6 Champions.

->'''Class:''' King's Knight
* ActionDad: He's Sasha's father and one of the strong veterans in the army.
* CriticalStatusBuff: He starts with Life or Death/Wrath.
* DisappearedDad: To Sasha.
* NoSell: He starts with Big Shield/Pavise.
* RedBaron: ''King of Wellt''
* RoyalsWhoActuallyDoSomething
* SurvivorGuilt: He is ashamed that many of his soldiers died while he survived, in which he gives all responsibility to Runan as the commander of the army as he has lost his army.
* WeaponOfChoice: [[CoolSword Swords]], [[BladeOnAStick Lances]], [[AnAxeToGrind Axes]] and Bows.

The leader of Selba. He is known as the Wolf of the Plains.

->'''Class:''' Mamluke
* ActionDad: [[spoiler:Through an certain event, he is revealed to be Plum's true father]].
* DisappearedDad: [[spoiler:To Plum.]]
* {{Expy}}: Of [[VideoGame/FireEmblemAkaneia Hardin]], again, down to having the same title.
* HorseArcher
* LifeDrain: He starts with Heaven Saint/Sol.
* WeaponOfChoice: [[BowAndSwordInAccord Swords and Bows]].

A General in the service of the Kingdom of Salia.

->'''Class:''' General
* DefeatMeansFriendship: You actually have to fight him as a boss before he joins you. Afterwards, Katri saves his life, he [[KingIncognito immediately recognizes who she is]], and realizes he's been on the wrong side.
%%* MightyGlacier
* NoSell: He starts with Big Shield/Pavise.
%%* WeaponOfChoice: [[CoolSword Swords]].

A female friend of Narcus.

->'''Class:''' Thief
* LadyLooksLikeADude: Without being informed of her gender, you could of mistaken her as a boy.
%%* WeaponOfChoice: [[CoolSword Swords]].
* VideoGameStealing: She has the Steal skill.

The successor of the family of Fire Priests.

->'''Class:''' Mage -> Sage
* ActionInitiative: He starts with Gale[=/=]Vantage.
* PowerNullifier: He starts with Earth Saint.
* StarCrossedLovers: With Enteh.
* StoneWall: His personal tome, Sunflame, give him a whopping +10 to Defence, putting it on the level of armored units. And he's a [[SquishyWizard Mage]]!
* WeaponOfChoice: [[PlayingWithFire Fire Magic]], and upon promotion to Sage, [[ShockAndAwe Thunder Magic]], [[BlowYouAway Wind Magic]] and [[HolyHandGrenade Light Magic]].

A Witch of Zoa. She helps Shigen when he is fatally injured.

->'''Class:''' Witch
* DefectorFromDecadence
* ImpliedLoveInterest: To Shigen.
* MysteriousProtector: To Shigen, again. [[spoiler: She's actually the one returning the favour, he saved her life in the past.]]
* TokenHeroicOrc: The only non-evil character in the game of the Witch class, as well as a former member of the Zoan Empire.
* WeaponOfChoice: [[PlayingWithFire Fire Magic]], [[ShockAndAwe Thunder Magic]], [[BlowYouAway Wind Magic]] and [[BlackMagic Dark Magic]].

Ezekiel's younger sister. She falls in love with Kreiss.

->'''Class:''' Priest
* GuideDangIt: Recruiting Leteena involves following [[http://www.serenesforest.net/ts/recr_leteena.html this]] exact sequence of steps. Yeah, good luck figuring ''that'' out on your own, especially seeing as there's no in-game hints towards it at all.
* LoveInterest: Kreiss'
* TheMedic [=/=] WhiteMage: Uses Staves.
* StandardStatusEffects: She has her personal staff, the Silence staff, which stops all magic user from using magic for a turn.
* SummonMagic: She learns the Summon skill at Level 8.

A young girl from the village of Alkana. She replaces Leteena if the requirements to recruit her were not met.

->'''Class:''' Priest

* TheMedic [=/=] WhiteMage: Uses Staves.
* SummonMagic: She starts with the Summon skill.

Formerly a member of the Sea Lion Pirates.

->'''Class:''' Thief
* ActionInitiative: He learns Gale[=/=]Vantage at Level 25.
* ButtMonkey
* {{Expy}}: His transformation skill as well as his {{Troll}}ish nature makes him similar to [[VideoGame/FireEmblemAkaneia Xane]].
* JerkWithAHeartOfGold: He's not above ditching you and stealing your money, and he's kind of a slacker, but when ordered to infiltrate an early villain's base, ensure the Queen's safety and release the prisoners, he does exactly that, showing he can be a pretty good guy when he wants to. In fact, ''not'' doing this event [[ForWantOfANail results in you missing out on quite a few characters,]] [[FridgeHorror and dooming them to an unfortunate fate.]]
* MasterOfDisguise: One of his skills, Transform, allow him to transform into the character he selects.
* PowerNullifier: He learns Awareness/Nihil at Level 17.
* RedBaron: ''Suspicious Guy''
* RunningGag: Both times he's recruited, he's found lost in a desert begging for water.
* {{Troll}}: Disguises as Meriah and tells Maruj she likes him, possibly starting a LoveTriangle between Maruj, Enteh and Meriah, just for lulz.
* WeaponOfChoice: [[CoolSword Swords]].

Kreiss' younger sister and Arkis's fiancee.

->'''Class:''' Rook Knight -> Paladin
* ActionInitiative: She learns Gale[=/=]Vantage at Level 18.
* MageKiller: She has a 40% magic growth, making her potentially be a physical user with good resistance.
* MagicKnight: Her 40% magic growth could allow her to wield magic swords with decent damage.
* MagikarpPower: She is the actual Est of the game. She is weak at that point of the game when she joins, but she starts with Elite/Paragon and some good growths (except Strength).
* WeaponOfChoice: [[CoolSword Swords]] and [[BladeOnAStick Lances]].

A Priestess of the Church of Blood. She is the daughter of Andrei.

->'''Class:''' Saint
* TheMedic [=/=] WhiteMage: Uses Staves.
* SummonMagic: She starts with the Summon skill.
* TurnUndead: Her Anti-Evil staff instantly kills a number of monsters equal to her Magic stat. Quite useful for crowd control.

The Dark Sword Fighter. He is Julia's father and Shigen's foster father.

->'''Class:''' Swordmaster
* BadassGrandpa
* DeathOfAThousandCuts: He starts with Dragon Saint/Astra.
* OneHitKill: He starts with Blazing Wind/Lethality.
* WeaponOfChoice: [[CoolSword Swords]].

Known as Panther Hagaru. He and Mintz appear to be accomplices.

->'''Class:''' Wood Shooter
* {{Expy}}: His purple hair, class, and HandsomeLech personality makes him similar to [[VideoGame/FireEmblemAkaneia Jake]].
* HandsomeLech: He's more interested in picking up chicks than fighting, [[FunnyMoments but he can't see far enough out of his wooden tank to tell if who he's fighting is a girl.]]
%%* MightyGlacier
* NoSell: He learns Big Shield/Pavise at Level 18.
* SpellMyNameWithAnS: His title could alternatively be read as ''[[TankGoodness Panzer]]'' Hagaru.
%%* WeaponOfChoice: Bows and also the SiegeEngines brand of Bows, as well.

A Knight of Salia and the the eldest sister of Frau and Martel.

->'''Class:''' Pegasus Knight -> Dragon Knight
%%* DragonRider: Upon promotion.
* WeaponOfChoice: [[CoolSword Swords]] and [[BladeOnAStick Lances]].

The son of Arless, the first prince of Canaan. He is determined to liberate Canaan.

->'''Class:''' Prince
* BigDamnHeroes: [[spoiler: He and Tia, along with their uber NPC squad, pulls one in Map 21, though it's implied it was only a coincidence they happened to be in the area at the time. In any case, their presence turns what would have been ThatOneLevel into a CurbStompBattle.]]
* CriticalStatusBuff: He starts with Life or Death/Wrath.
* EleventhHourRanger
* HeroOfAnotherStory: Notable in that he actuallty leads his ''own'' BadassArmy, which you get a glimpse of [[spoiler: in Map 21.]] Its members include several relatives of your characters. Exactly one member ([[spoiler: Verna]]) ends up joining you later, the rest are NPC only.
* PowerNullifier: He starts with Earth Saint.
* StarCrossedLovers: With Tia.
* WeaponOfChoice: [[CoolSword Swords]].

The daughter of Duke Trente. She is the Shaman of Earth.

->'''Class:''' Leda Princess
* BadassInDistress: [[spoiler: Temporarily in the final chapter.]]
* EleventhHourRanger
* EverythingsBetterWithPrincesses
* HeroOfAnotherStory
* InstantCostumeChange: [[spoiler: Guenchaos makes her wear her Earth Priestess garb when she is captured for sacrifice, but her battle outfit magically comes back once she gets the Holy Sword of Leda, for some reason.]]
* LifeDrain: She starts with Heaven Saint/Sol.
* MagicKnight: She wields both sword and magic, though by the time you get her, she'll just have a sword.
* OfficialCouple: [[spoiler:With Richard in the end.]]
* ThisIsUnforgivable: [[spoiler:Goes absolutely berserk when Guenchaos kills Richard.]]
* WeaponOfChoice: [[CoolSword Swords]], [[PlayingWithFire Fire Magic]], [[ShockAndAwe Thunder Magic]], [[BlowYouAway Wind Magic]] and [[HolyHandGrenade Light Magic]].

The fabled Sage from Leda. He is also Eisenbach's adopted son.

->'''Class:''' Sage
* EleventhHourRanger
* WeaponOfChoice: [[PlayingWithFire Fire Magic]], [[ShockAndAwe Thunder Magic]], [[BlowYouAway Wind Magic]] and [[HolyHandGrenade Light Magic]].

[[folder:Important NPC]]
An elderly knight of Lazeria who serves as Runan's adviser.
* {{Expy}}: As an older knight, he's the Jagen except that he's not a CrutchCharacter since he's an NPC.

!!Sylphis (Sylpheeze)
Daughter of Eisenbach and mother of Maruj and Mel.

->'''Class:''' Saint

!!Admiral Vals
Holmes' father and the famed Admiral of Granada.
* NotQuiteDead: [[spoiler:At first, he was thought to have died in his last stand in Fort Granada. However, he was only inflicted a grave wound and hid in town.]]

The prince of Marl. He is known as Marl's Lion Prince.

->'''Class:''' King's Knight
* ADickInName: He's a natural {{Jerkass}} to Runan and Holmes. [[spoiler:He even betrayed Tia in the end, at least initially.
* AnguishedDeclarationOfLove: [[spoiler:While getting repeatedly pelted by Gewnchaos.]]
* ArrangedMarriage: To Tia, who isn't too thrilled at first. [[spoiler: His anger at her for refusing leads him to sell her out to the BigBad in return for control of the country, but regrets it moments afterwards, realizing he still loves her.]]
* ChangedMyMindKid: [[spoiler:At first, he sold out Tia to Guenchaos so that he could rule Leda but realize that he loved her and interfered with the ritual.]]
* HeelFaceRevolvingDoor: [[spoiler:In a very short space of time.]]
* HeroOfAnotherStory
* HeroicSacrifice: [[spoiler: Though he is revived in the ending.]]
%%* [[spoiler: DyingMomentOfAwesome: [[RescuedFromTheScrappyHeap That makes up for all his Jerkassery before.]]]]
* ItsAllAboutMe: [[spoiler:Until he takes takes it too far and has an epiphany.]]
* {{Jerkass}}: Towards Runan and Holmes.
* PrinceCharmless: [[spoiler:Ultimately subverted, but it takes a while.]]
* RedBaron: "Lion Prince Marl"
* RedemptionEqualsDeath: [[spoiler:Feels the need to pull this despite only being 'evil' for about five minutes.]]
* SpannerInTheWorks: [[spoiler:If it weren't for his last-minute change of heart, Guenchaos would have ''won''.]]

Katri's guardian from the Kingdom of Marl.

!!Clarice (Claris)


!!Temujin (Temzin, Temsin)

The king of Arial and father of Katrina.

->'''Class:''' Swordmaster
* DefectorFromDecadence: He was once a Zoan warrior, but left when he disagree with Guenchaos and his methods for the Zoan Empire.


Daughter of Temujin and Samson's wife.

->'''Class:''' Swordmaster


The former leader of the Black Knight of Canaan and the mother of Sun.

->'''Class:''' Black Knight

Sennet's little sister.


[[folder:The Kingdom of Wellt]]
!!Codha (Codda, Codder)
The Count of Gram who was appointed Chancellor of Wellt after King Raphael's departure. He takes advantage of the situation while the King is gone.

->'''Class:''' Duke
* ArcVillain: He is the first antagonist introduced in the game.
* BadBoss: Most of his subordinates only serve him because he has their families hostage.
* CoolSword: [[spoiler: Not that he'll ever use it, though]]
%%* DirtyCoward
* EvilChancellor: With Raphael missing, he began abusing his power like stealing money and girls throughout Wellt.
* FatBastard: He's rather obese in his appearance.
%%* ItsAllAboutMe
* SissyVillain: [[spoiler: Probably the reason you don't get to fight him.]]
* StarterVillain: Serves to get Runan's journey started, then is never mentioned again.
* TheUnfought: He's never fought as loyal Wellt soldiers captured him when the battle started.
* WhatHappenedToTheMouse: Is never seen or heard of again after his army's defeat, though Maron says he'll be executed when Raphael returns. Said return occurs in the ending, but Codha still isn't even mentioned.

!!Queen Liza
The queen of Wellt and Sasha's mother.
* HappilyMarried: She is seen happy with her marriage with Raphael. [[spoiler:Not so with Vals.]]
* MissingMom: [[spoiler:She was Holmes' mother who left Vals after five years of marriage.]]

!!Marlon (Maron)
The count of Verje. He aids Runan in overthrowing Codha's tyrannical rule.

->'''Class:''' General
* BigGood: The man who assist Runan in the Wellt arc of the game. He became the Chancellor of Wellt after Codha's defeat and give full support to him and his allies.

!!Russ (Luz)
A Wellt knight sent by Codha to capture Sasha.

->'''Class:''' Knight

A Wellt general sent by Codha to kill Maron.

->'''Class:''' Commando Knight

One of Codha's general who is in charge of defending the Wellt Bridge.

->'''Class:''' General

One of Codha's general defending the castle of Wellt.

->'''Class:''' General
* BreakableWeapons: His Swordbreaker weapon destroys any non-star sword weapons in your inventory so use non-sword-wielding users against him.

The wife of Ezekiel and sister of Leteena.


[[folder:The Kingdom of Reeve]]
!!Gramud (Glamdr)
The duke of Razelia and Runan's father. He was killed by the dragon Mousa.
* PosthumousCharacter: He and Arless was burned to ashes by Mousa at Nolzeria.

The duke of Zemseria who betrayed Reeve and allied with the Zoa Empire.

->'''Class:''' Duke
* {{Expy}}: Of [[VideoGame/FireEmblemShadowDragonAndTheBladeOfLight Jiol]].

!!Lentzenheimer (Rentzenheimer, Renshien)
The son of Dhorme who rules the occupied Razelia.

->'''Class:''' Prince
* IHaveYourWife: In the second version of Map 26, he holds Rina hostage to force Arkis to fight against Runan.
* {{Matricide}}: He murdered his own mother [[DisproportionateRetribution just for calling him]] [[YouMonster a monster]].
* SheKnowsTooMuch: He realized that Julia witnessed him murdering his mother so he framed her for the murder and hired Vega to kill her.
* WeaponOfChoice: He holds the Rukuud, which is effective against monsters, reduce magic damage by 7, and has '''80%''' critical rate. Though Vega or Julia takes it from him upon defeating him.
* WhiteHairBlackHeart

Lentzenheimer's bodyguard in the second version of Map 26.

->'''Class:''' Swordmaster
* DeathOfAThousandCuts: He has Astra/Dragon Saint.
* LifeDrain: He has Sol/Heaven Saint.

The duke of Reeve.


[[folder:The Kingdom of Seria]]
The younger brother of King Dagnell. He led a coup against him and ruled Seria with an iron fist.

->'''Class:''' Duke

The king of Seria before he was overthrown and imprisoned by his younger brother, Ahab.

The queen of Seria and sister of Lionheart and Roberto.

Brother of Lionheart and Maria. He was married to Clarice and fathered Verna, Martel, and Frau. He died protecting the royal friend from Ahab's rebellion.
* PosthumousCharacter


[[folder:The Kingdom of Canaan and the Zoan Empire]]

!!King Bahanuke
The King of Canaan and Emperor of the Zoa Empire.
* TheUnfought: [[spoiler:Despite being set up like [[VideoGame/FireEmblemMysteryOfTheEmblem Emperor Hardin]], he is never fought as he was killed by Barker.]]

!!Prince Arless
The first son of Emperor Bahanuke. He was killed by the dragon Mousa.
* PosthumousCharacter: He and Runan's father Gramud were killed by Mousa in Nolzeria, along with thousand of people. His death upset the Canaanites and believed the Reeve betrayed him.

!!Prince Barker
The second son of Emperor Bahanuke. Father of Stephanie.

->'''Class:''' King's Knight
* AntiVillain
* AFatherToHisMen: He orders Keimos that should he feel overwhelmed, he is allowed to retreat as he and his soldiers are valuable members of their kingdom.
* SelfMadeOrphan: [[spoiler:He kills Bahanuke.]]

!!Prince Julius
The third son of Emperor Bahanuke.

->'''Class:''' Dragon Knight
* AntiVillain
* WhiteHairBlackHeart: Subverted, he certainly ''looks'' like a textbook example, but he's actually an AntiVillain and a pretty nice guy.

!!Princess Reshe
The princess and only daughter of Bahanuke.

Canaan's foremost general. He is known as the "Sword of Canaan".

->'''Class:''' Gold Knight
* AntiVillain: [[SlidingScaleOfAntiVillains Type I AND IV.]] The map you fight him in does a really good job of making ''you'' feel like the bad guy.
* BadassCreed: [[spoiler:Doubling as his FinalSpeech.]]
* DiedStandingUp: [[spoiler:Even in death, his body still guards the castle.]]
* DisappearedDad: [[spoiler:It's implied that he's Narron's father, due to both being having the same class and that his father was a general of Canaan.]]
* EarlyBirdCameo: Appears for a few turns in Map 10 to show off his uber stats.
* LightningBruiser: [[UpToEleven Carrying shields that make him a (temporary)]] StoneWall.
* MultiMeleeMaster: Holding a Blessed Sword (a sword that grants 7 resistance), a Hand Spear (a throwing weapon like Javelins), a Thunder Sword (a magic sword), and a Shield Sword (a weapon that randomly grant an amount of defense) in one.
* MyCountryRightOrWrong
* RedBaron: ''Sword of Canaan''
* RousingSpeech: Gives one to his troops just before you fight him.
* UndyingLoyalty: [[spoiler:Takes this trope as literally as possible, making sure his ''body'' still guards his castle even in death.]]
* YouShallNotPass: To the point where [[spoiler: even in ''death'' he still blocks the castle's entrance.]]

!!Barbarossa (Barbaross)
Prince Barker's most trusted general. He is known as the "Shield of Canaan".

->'''Class:''' General
* BetterToDieThanBeKilled: [[spoiler: If you wait for 30 turns or defeat him early, he'll commit suicide]].
* CoolSword
* {{Expy}}: Of Lorenz, [[spoiler:right down to his death. Fortunately the 'suicide-by-exploding-castle' animation is much less Narmy here.]]
** His title is practically reminiscence to [[VideoGame/FireEmblemGenealogyOfTheHolyWar Hannibal's title]].
* LightningBruiser: He's not known as the 'shield' of Canaan for nothing, but he has unusually high speed for a General, and ''can'' double you if you're not careful.
* RedBaron: ''Shield of Canaan''
* SkippableBoss: [[spoiler:You ''can'' fight him if you want, but it's not advised.]]
* TimeLimitBoss: [[spoiler:Of the HoldTheLine variety. After 30 turns, he realizes the battle is hopeless and kills himself.]]
* UndyingLoyalty: He himself to his kingdom, and his deputy to him [[spoiler: to the point where he joins him in his suicide.]]

!!Keimos (Seamos)
A general of Canaan stationed in the Senay Coast.

->'''Class:''' General
* AntiVillain: The first of the Canaanite who is not as evil as he looks. He even begged Runan to save his country upon dying.
* AFatherToHisMen: He shown to care of his troops when he try to convince Dagon to at least withdraw the wounded soldiers. When Dagon refuse and view them all as expendable, he try to attack him but failed and was wounded by him. When Runan told him in his last breath that he'll spare the retreating soldiers, he is glad to hear the news.
* UnderestimatingBadassery: He at first didn't view Runan as a threat, but Barker rebukes him as he is much tougher than he looks.

A duke stationed in Senay.

->'''Class:''' Duke

A duke occupying the Selba territory in Salia.

->'''Class:''' Duke

A bishop under the command of Karnell.

->'''Class:''' Bishop
* DeathFromAbove: He wields a Meteor tome, which let him attack from afar.

!!Stephanie (Estofarne)
Prince Barker's daughter and princess of Canaan.

->'''Class:''' Princess

The leader of the Condor Squad from Sofia.

->'''Class''': Dragon Knight
* WolfpackBoss: He's fought together with his named comrades in the Condor Squad during Map 25.

A member of the Condor Squad.

->'''Class''': Dragon Knight
* WolfpackBoss: He's fought together with his named comrades in the Condor Squad during Map 25.

A member of the Condor Squad.

->'''Class''': Dragon Knight
* WolfpackBoss: He's fought together with his named comrades in the Condor Squad during Map 25.

A member of the Condor Squad.

->'''Class''': Dragon Knight
* WolfpackBoss: He's fought together with his named comrades in the Condor Squad during Map 25.

A member of the Condor Squad who found Leteena.

->'''Class''': Dragon Knight
* IWantMyBelovedToBeHappy: [[spoiler: As it turns out, despite being in love with Leteena all he wanted was for her to be happy even if it meant reunited with Kreis.]]
* WolfpackBoss: He's fought together with his named comrades in the Condor Squad during Map 25.

Soldier of Canaan defending a supply ship.

->'''Class:''' Sergeant


Theodora's younger brother and Sofian knight occupying Granada.

->'''Class:''' Dragon Knight
* SkippableBoss: He actually moves from his spot and can be spared when Holmes seize the gate. He'll retreat under Theodora's order when Reshe returns to Sofia.


Confidant to Prince Julius and Shion's older sister.

->'''Class:''' Dragon Knight


[[folder:The Cult of Gerxel]]
!!Guenchaos (Gwenchaos)
Leader of the Gerxel cult, and the BigBad of the game. He wishes to revive the Dark God.

%% In the final chapter you learn there's a bit more to him than that... [[spoiler: he was once one of the contenent's famed 6 Sages, and married to one of the chief priests of the Temple of Earth. Unfortunately, during a great war the cruel king forced her to take the form of a Saint Dragon and essentially become a bioweapon. She did, but something went wrong, [[FaceMonsterTurn she lost her mind, and became unable to change back.]] Unable to stop herself slaughtering innocents, she was exiled to the remote mountains and grew to be feared as the Demon Dragon. Over the years many came to slay this 'beast', and none succeeded, but Guenchaos was watching the entire time. Seeing the brutality shown to one who was once so innocent, Gwen lost his faith in humanity and decided to let the Dark God Gerzel posess his body, both so he could purge humanity and so he could be with his wife for eternity...]]

->'''Class:''' Diabolist
* TheArchmage: One of the Five Sages, and even more powerful since falling from grace.
* BaitAndSwitchBoss: [[spoiler:He's possessed by the real final boss of the chapter before you get to fight him.]]
* CastingAShadow: He possesses dark powers, including the unsealed Zahhak spell, which grants him immunity like [[VideoGame/FireEmblemShadowDragonAndTheBladeOfLight Gharnef and his Imhullu spell]]. He has access to other spells and staves, but they don't mean anything.
* CutsceneBoss: [[spoiler:Doesn't stop him from having an epic battle with an NPC Tia and Richard though.]]
* {{Expy}}: Set up as one of [[VideoGame/FireEmblemAkaneia Gharnef]], complete with being a great sage's former pupil turned evil, trying to revive an evil dragon, and having a spell that makes him invincible. Ultimately though [[spoiler: he has more in common with Nergal, which is kinda strange because VideoGame/FireEmblemElibe [[OlderThanTheyThink wasn't even made yet.]]]]
* FaceHeelTurn: [[spoiler:Fourty years ago, he was once the Sage of Earth but during the great war, the king of Leda transformed his wife Princess Teeta into Kranion, the Saint Dragon. Witnessing such monstrosity and many people trying to kill the beast, he lost all faith in humanity and try to resurrect Gerxel to start the world anew.]]
* FaceMonsterTurn: [[spoiler:His wife had one in his backstory, and he later suffers one himself.]]
* FinalBossPreview: Appears on the map to show off his uber stats several times, the earliest being Chapter 5. [[spoiler: Subverted in that you ultimately don't get to fight him.]]
* GenericDoomsdayVillain: [[spoiler:Ultimately subverted.]]
* HumanSacrifice: [[spoiler:He wanted to sacrifice the four shamans in order to resurrect Gerxel. He killed Katri, Enteh, and Neyfa but failed to kill Tia.]]
* JumpingOffTheSlipperySlope: [[spoiler:Just about everyone he meets accuses him of this.]]
* TheLostLenore: [[spoiler:His FreudianExcuse. Though she's not dead, per say, so much as in a state of AndIMustScream.]]
%%* LoveMartyr
* MisanthropeSupreme: [[spoiler:Witnessing so many hunters attempting to kill his mad and transformed wife and the fact that his wife was turned into a monster by the king of Leda as a weapon in a war against Salia cause him to lose faith in humanity and try to destroy them all with Gerxel.]]
* NamesToRunAwayFromReallyFast: [[spoiler:Though he probably didn't always go by it.]]
* OneWingedAngel: [[spoiler:Gets posessed by Gerxel during the final battle.]]
* SinisterMinister: The high priest of the Gerxel Cult.
* SuicidalCosmicTemperTantrum
* ThatManIsDead: [[spoiler:Interesting variation, it's actually someone else telling him the man he once was 'is nothing but an ugly monster now'.]]
* TheMedic: Well, he at least has the possibility to use Staves, though does not.
* TheUnfought: [[spoiler:You don't fight him. As a human, anyways.]]
* TogetherInDeath: [[spoiler:In the ending, Miladona says she 'freed' the souls of him and his wife, implying this.]]
* UsedToBeASweetKid: [[spoiler:Implied.]]
* WoobieDestroyerOfWorlds: [[spoiler:At least Tia seems to think so. "Even though you killed my parents, I still pity you."]]

The Zoan witch who serves Guenchaos. She acts as Bahanuke's concubine in order to manipulate him.

->'''Class:''' Witch
* DarkAndTroubledPast: [[spoiler: Her and Zeek's loved ones were burned at the stake, while the siblings were enslaved. Karla later was recruited by Guenchaos, who trained her as a Witch, and then she had to choose between her family (her lover and her son Theo/Shigen) and becoming TheMistress to King Bahanuke of Canaan, which she saw as a chance to meet her brother again. And then things went FromBadToWorse...]]
* LadyOfBlackMagic: As a member of the Witch class, which lets her use magic.
* LukeIAmYourFather: [[spoiler: She didn't recognize Shigen as her lost son Theo until the end, and she tells him so. When Shigen says "ThatManIsDead", she says it's fine and that he'll always be Theo to her anyway before dying.]]

A member of the Cult of Gerxel. A ruthless man who shows no mercy to the non-believers.

->'''Class:''' Dark Priest
* PowerOfTheVoid: He wields the Black Hole spell, which does AreaOfEffect damage to all units within 5 squares of a + shape. However, he is completely defenseless in odd-numbered turns. He compensates in Map 9 with a Hellfire tome.
* RecurringBoss: He is fought in both Map 5 and 9.
* WeHaveReserves: He view the Canaanites as expendable. Keimos cannot stand for it and tried to attack him.
* YouMonster: Keimos calls him a heartless demon when he refuse to allow him and his troops to retreat.
* VillainExitStageLeft: Upon being defeated in Map 5, he'll be revived from the Elixir and retreats. Not so in Map 9.


!!Knud (Cunedd)


->'''Class:''' Shaman
* EnemySummoner: He summons Harpies into battle.




The dark priest guarding the entrance of the Altar of Gods from the Fire Labyrinth.

->'''Class:''' Dark Bishop (Shadow Bishop)

The Dark Dragon worshipped by the Zoa people.
* CombinationAttack: Required to kill the final boss without it just getting right back up again. At full health.
* TimedMission: Fail to defeat him within 20 turns, [[TotalPartyKill everyone dies]]. Literally, [[KillEmAll everyone in the map, even the enemy. And possibly the entire world, but only spared Tia just so she could see the end.]]

The boss of the Taurus Bandits.

->'''Class:''' Chief


[[folder:The Sages]]

!!Eisenbach (Ezenbah, Eisenbaha)
One of the Four Sages of Liberia and Maruj's grandfather. He was killed by Guenchaos along with the other sages.

->'''Class:''' Bishop
* BlowYouAway: He was the original bearer of Wundergust and was known as the Sage of Wind.
* SacrificialLamb
* WorfEffect: He was killed in a battle against Guenchaos early, to show off the power of the BigBad.

!!Maius (Mios)
One of the Four Sages of Liberia. He is the grandfather of Rishel and Merial.
* LightEmUp: He was the Sage of Light.
* PosthumousCharacter: He was killed by Guenchaos.

!!Octavus (Octavas)
One of the Four Sages of Liberia from Salia. He has many children: Andre, Rose, Clarice, and Liza.
* PlayingWithFire: He was the Sage of Fire.
* PosthumousCharacter: He was killed by Guenchaos.


[[folder:Background Characters]]
!!Carluon (Garlon)
A man who led the rebellion against Gerxel with the aid of the goddess Yutona.
* {{Expy}}: Of [[VideoGame/FireEmblemShadowDragonAndTheBladeOfLight Anri]].

!!Yutona (Utna)






!!Mousa (Muse)

The Fire Dragon of Salia. The current bloodline of Neuron is Katri.
* PlayingWithFire: It is a Fire Dragon.
* RedBaron: ''Fire Incarnate''



!!The Peddler
A shady guy who is looking for a dancer.
* NoNameGiven: Not once was he given a name.

The recurring SecretShop owner of ''VideoGame/FireEmblem'' manages to appear in another game by Shouzou Kaga.
* LawyerFriendlyCameo: Somehow manages to appear despite copyright. Anna's name is never brought up, but her appearance, trademark pose, and character make it clear its her.