* Tarras ''finally'' stopped being the ButtMonkey and putting the smack down on those witches in Bairong!
* Tasha, in general.
* Anything Varete does. Anything. She would be a HeroKiller if she actually bothered to kill anyone instead of merely giving them a [[CurbstompBattle violent lesson]] in how weak they are in comparison to her.
* Lee is indubitably a villain and a fratricidal JerkAss, and the entire situation is a real TearJerker when you know the back-story, but see if you don't cheer just a little when he [[VillainousRescue intervenes to stop]] the MindHive-[[GrandTheftMe possessed Xing]] from killing Yue, then proceeds to NoSell a massive attack with a PunchCatch.
** Moments later, Lee [[ImpaledWithExtremePrejudice ends the fight spectacularly]]. Just as the emperor had finished his grandiose speech about revealing his true power, even.