This motley crew is a list of characters from the Atelier series' Arland trilogy who made their first appearance in Atelier Rorona: The Alchemist of Arland. For characters who debuted in Atelier Totori and Atelier Meruru, visit those pages.(Names in parentheses are Rorona's nicknames for the other characters.)
Rorolina "Rorona" Frixell
Voiced by: Mai Kadowaki (JP), Julie Maddalena (EN)The protagonist of the game. Rorona is a 17-year-old alchemist-in-training left to oversee the workshop by Astrid. She's cheerful and outgoing, but also quite clumsy, even by her own admission.
Cordelia von Feuerbach (Cory)
Voiced by: Eri Kitamura (JP), Wendee Lee (EN)Rorona's closest friend. She comes from a rich family, but doesn't like it when others bring that fact up. Cory also doesn't like it when she's teased about her short stature. She is the first one to join Rorona on her adventures.
Iksel Jahnn (Iksy)
Voiced by: Shinnosuke Tachibana (JP), Johnny Yong Bosch (EN)A chef who works at the Sunrise Cafe. He's usually a courteous young lad, but he becomes Hot-Blooded whenever cooking is involved. After Rorona goes out on her first adventure with Cordelia, Iksel decides to help Rorona out with her assignments, as well.
Sterkenburg Cranach (Sterk)
Voiced by: Jurota Kosugi (JP), Liam O Brien (EN)A knight who works at the palace, and is responsible for giving Rorona her assignments. He tries to act serious most of the time because he believes it's how a knight should behave. Sterk joins Rorona after she successfully completes her first assignment.
Lionela Heinze (Liona)
Voiced by: Kei Shindou (JP), Laura Bailey (EN)A traveling dancer who arrives in Arland with her two cat-like living puppets. She's extremely shy, but still manages to strike up a friendship with Rorona.
Tantris Tristan Alcock (Tant)
Voiced by: Takayuki Kondou (JP)A traveling musician that loves to flirt with Rorona.
Voiced by: Akio Ohtsuka (JP)A self-proclaimed retiree, who secretly hones his sword skills outside of town. Courteous and honorable to a fault, he tries his hardest to do the right thing.
Astrid Zexis (Master)
Voiced by: Atsuko Tanaka (JP), Michelle Ruff (EN)Rorona's alchemy master. She is quite capable of doing almost anything, but doesn't because she finds most work boring.
Esty Dee (JP: Esty Erhard)
Voiced by: Rina Sato (JP)The secretary at Arland Castle. She's easy-going, and loves to pick on Sterk. She supplies Rorona with requests from the townsfolk.
Voiced by: Nana Inoue (JP, Male Hom), Ui Miyazaki (JP, Female Hom)A homunculous Astrid makes to assist Rorona. Hom's gender can be selected by the player.
Tiffani Hildebrand (Ms. Tiffani)
Voiced by: Rika Oogaki (JP)Tiffani is the proprietor of the sundries store behind Rorona's workshop.
Hagel Baldness (Pops)
Voiced by: Fumihiko Tachiki (JP)An energetic blacksmith who works next door to Rorona's workshop at the Beefy Weapon Shop. He primarily makes weapons and tools for men, so he teaches Rorona how to craft her own after she completes her first assignment.
Pamela Ibis (Pamela)
Voiced by: Asuka Tanii (JP), Brianne Siddall (EN)A ghost that emerges from a possessed teddy bear. She later opens a magical items store.
Cole Durer (Cole)A very young traveling merchant who visits Rorona's shop once per month.
Aranya and Horoholo (Ranya and Holo)
Voiced by: Carrie Savage (EN, Aranya)Lionela's puppets. Aranya is polite and strong, while Horoholo is snotty and has a bit of a mean streak.
Voiced by: Koji Ishii (JP)Minister of the kingdom of Arland, and the one who came up with the idea of destroying Rorona's workshop. Tantris is his son.
Ryan and Laura FrixellRorona's parents. Every now and then they go on adventures and give Rorona any excess ingredients they find along the way.