Characters from the Prequel novel and manga adaptation, Before the Fall. Their story takes place 50 — 70 years prior to the main series.Main Character Index | 104th Trainee Corps | Survey Corps | Military Police Brigade | Garrison | Titans | Others
KukloThe main character of the prequel, Before the Fall. His mother was devoured by a Titan, and soldiers sent to investigate were shocked when they removed a living infant from her vomited-out corpse. During his childhood he was displayed in an oddity shop with a malnourished body and barely any knowledge of civilization. He was brought by Dario Inocencio in his teens for the purpose of getting beat up by Xavi Inocencio, in an attempt to show his guest how "strong" Xavi is.
Xavi InocencioThe male heir of Inocencio family, he is trained by his father Dario Inocencio to gain political power through the military. To gain his self confidence, he tortured Kuklo every single day.
Sharle InocencioThe sister of Xavi, engaged to marry Cardinal. She initially fears Kuklo, but realizes he is simply a normal boy and teaches him about the world.
CardinalThe son of another powerful family, he is sentenced to death after his father's political position was eliminated. Engaged to Sharle Inocencio at the beginning of the story.
Rosa CarsedicDaughter of Solm Pikel, she trained with Xavi, Kuklo, and Cardinal. The leader of the 3D Maneuver Gear trainee squad after Cardinal's leave, she's determined to avenge her father's death.
Carlo PikaelSon of Jorge Pikael and a squad member of Heath's squad, he discovered Kuklo along with Sorum. He is the leader of Survey Corps 50 years ago.
Elena MunsellThe widow of Heath Munsell, and Kuklo's mother.
Heath MunsellThe squad leader of the squad composed of Sorum and Carlo, he is the husband of Elena Munsell and the father of Kuklo.
Sorum HuméHusband of Maria Carsedic and the father of Rosa Carsedic, he found Kuklo along with Carlo in the attack 70 years ago. He is killed in an expedition.
Maria CarsedicWife of Sorum Humé and mother of Rosa Carsedic. A member of the Garrison, she was considered the Patron Saint of Wall Maria and regarded as good luck by the Survey Corps.
Jorge PikaelAn ex-Survey Corps member promoted to the Military Police, he is the first human ever to kill a Titan. After his promotion, he took the job as an instructor in Trainee Corps.