* TheWoobie: Several, ''several'', characters.
** Lark, at the beginning of the story, as he suffered from AllTheOtherReindeer and AbusiveParents.
** Setz who also suffers from AbusiveParents, feels really lonely and grows up with next to no friends.
** Karne who is orphaned at a young age and feels that Setz doesn't return her feelings for him. [[spoiler: Not to mention how she suffers from amnesia regarding what happened to her parents... And all goes downhill when she recalls that she was the one responsible for their deaths, plus her own mother was quite abusive towards her.]]
** Bathory, was abandoned by her mother and after spending ''years'' searching for at least one living relative... ends up [[spoiler:being tortured for her ability by Nergal, and when she ''does'' find her aunt, Angela, she ends up being killed after a short while after their meeting.]]
* JerkassWoobie: Neal who is a huge jerk, also suffered from AbusiveParents [[spoiler: that kept him caged in the basement because he was an ''illegitimate child'' who stained the reputation of their "Pure Blooded Family"]] and when he ''finally'' escapes from them he ends up under "the care" of Navarus, Setz's own abusive father, who treats him as his slave.
** Much later in the story, [[spoiler:Lark]] ends up becoming this after [[spoiler:Angela's]] death. Though he zig-zags between this and WoobieDestroyerOfWorlds... [[spoiler: Thankfully, in recent chapters, he has finally recovered.]]