Characters: Are You Afraid of the Dark?
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Original Midnight Society
Takes place during Seasons 1-5
Gary (Seasons 1-5)
- Belligerent Sexual Tension: With Sam.
- Foolish Sibling, Responsible Sibling: Responsible to Tucker's foolish.
- The Hero
- Red Oni, Blue Oni: The blue oni to both Tucker and Frank.
- Sensitive Guy and Manly Man: Sensitive guy to Frank's manly man.
- Sibling Yin-Yang: With his younger brother Tucker.
- Smart People Wear Glasses
Betty Ann (Seasons 1-5)
- Ambiguously Brown: Her ethnicity is never specified.
- Brainy Brunette
- Red Oni, Blue Oni: Her calmer demeanor makes her the blue oni to Kiki's boldness.
- The Smart Guy
Kiki (Seasons 1-5)
- The Big Guy
- Lad Ette
- Red Oni, Blue Oni: Her outspokenness makes her the red oni to Betty Ann's more cheerful and mellow nature.
- Sassy Black Woman
Frank (Seasons 1-4)
- Ambiguously Brown: Ethnicity not specified either.
- The Lancer
- Red Oni, Blue Oni: Red Oni to Gary.
- Sensitive Guy and Manly Man: Manly Man to Gary and David being Sensitive Guys.
David (Seasons 1-2)
- Sensitive Guy and Manly Man: Another sensitive guy to be compared to the very manly man Frank was.
- The Smart Guy
Kristen (Seasons 1-2)
Eric (Season 1)
Tucker (Seasons 3-5)
Samantha (Seasons 3-5)
Stig (Season 5)
New Midnight Society
Takes place during Seasons 6-7
Monsters and Ghosts
- Big Bad: Of the Tale of the Silver Sight story arc.
- The Chessmaster: Helps the current midnight society to find the Silver Sight device, so it can wrap them up in the same Deal with the Devil it did with the original Midnight society.
- Creepy Child: It's mostly seen in the form of a young child.
- Deal with the Devil: It is a demon who uses the Silver Sight device to grant wishes and collect souls.
- Hoist by His Own Petard/Karmic Death: It's MO was to use the Silver Sight decive to collect souls, try to guess what's used to destroy it.
- Knight of Cerebus: Not that the show was already dark, but it's a big threat because it's real and actually interacts with the Midnight Society.
- The Fourth Wall Will Not Protect You: In-Universe, it's after the Midnight Society, however since the Midnight Society takes place in the "Real World." It might come after you.
- This Can Not Be: When it realizes that Gary is using the power of the Silver Sight against it.
- This Was His True Form: When it's being defeated it briefly transforms into something resembling a pale old man.