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Razeluxe Meitzen/Raze (JP: Rozeluxe/Roze)
- Actor Allusion: One ending has him accepting the Zero moniker reluctantly.
- Battle Butler
- BFS/Energy Weapon
- Butt Monkey: Not as bad as some others, but he gets it from time to time.
- Deadpan Snarker
- Heroic B.S.O.D.: After the Soul Mana's influence causes him to strike Whim with his Mana-slaying sword.
- Ho Yay: With Yun. Also some Foe Yay with Reicher.
- Jerk with a Heart of Gold
- Knife Nut: Before he gains the Ring of Light.
- Morph Weapon: His sword transforms into a spear during Intimate Strike.
- My Hero Zero: Puniyo's ending.
- Only Sane Man: He even lampshades this after Puniyo joins the workshop.
- Paper-Thin Disguise: He managed to impersonate Puniyo simply by speaking 'puni' all the time. Helps that Punis differentiate people by smell, not sight, and he's stuck around her long enough to acquire the Puni scent.
- Pokémon Speak: In Puniyo's last character quest.
- Power Glows
- Power Gives You Wings: His Finishing Strike
- Red Oni, Blue Oni: Blue to Reicher's red. Subverted with his dynamic with Yun.
- Western Zodiac: Sagittarius (Born on December 7th).
- You Gotta Have Blue Hair
Voiced by: Rina Sato (JP)Tropes associated with Lily:
- Baleful Polymorph: In 2 character quests, she turns into a Puni.
- Cuteness Proximity: not just with Punis, either. She reacted this way towards Puniyo as well.
- Fetish: Punis.
- Girlish Pigtails
- Ms Imagination: Lampshaded often.
- The Ojou
- Rich Bitch: At least, to people who don't know her well.
- Tsundere -> Clingy Jealous Girl
- Western Zodiac: Virgo (Born on August 31st).
- Yaoi Fangirl: Has shades of this.
- An Axe to Grind: During normal attack.
- Beleaguered Assistant
- Butt Monkey: She always gets into Lily's wrath.
- Elemental Embodiment: of water and ice
- An Ice Person
- Ninja Maid
- Servile Snarker: It never ends well for her.
- You Gotta Have Blue Hair
Etward Dysler/EtTropes associated with Et:
- Annoying Older Sibling
- Big Sister Instinct: To Enna's chagrin.
- Boobs of Steel: Bustiest girl of the cast, and strong to boot.
- Brother-Sister Incest: Invoked when she wants to apologize to Enna for breaking his Power Arm. It...worked...somewhat.
- Butt Monkey: Though not as often as the others.
- Cloud Cuckoo Lander: Dear God, where to begin...
- Crouching Moron, Hidden Badass: Enna is afraid of her for good reason.
- Does Not Know Her Own Strength
- Everything's Better with Spinning
- Gender-Blender Name
- Genki Girl: Up to Eleven
- Pink Girl, Blue Boy: With her brother.
- Rings of Death
- Sibling Yin-Yang: again, with Enna.
- Western Zodiac: Taurus (Born on May 5th).
- You Gotta Have Pink Hair
Voiced by: Troy Baker (EN)Tropes associated with Yun:
- Bare Your Midriff
- Elemental Embodiment: of fire
- Facial Markings: In his Mana form.
- Horned Humanoid: Like his hair, they start small but get longer when he uses his powers.
- Ho Yay: With Raze. If his ending doesn't say anything...
- There's also this exchange:Yun: I have the day off, so I thought you might like to go out drinking with me.Goto: I'd like that, but... what are your intentions after getting me drunk?
- There's also this exchange:
- Instant Awesome, Just Add Dragons: His Finishing Strike.
- Money Fetish: Initially depicted as one, then you learn why exactly he becomes a Triple Shifter.
- Not So Above It All: See otaku entry below.
- Only Sane Man: Along with Raze. No wonder they get along well...most of the time. See below.
- Otaku: During Et's Character Quest, he is shown to be a pretty big one.
- Parental Substitute: For Corona.
- Playing with Fire: He is a Flame Mana, after all.
- Power Fist
- Power Makes Your Hair Grow: Yun's hair is normally pretty short, but gets longer when he fights, and even longer when he uses his finishing burst.
- Scarf of Asskicking: The "sash around the waist" variant. Also used as a weapon for certain moves.
- Triple Shifter
PuniyoTropes associated with Puniyo:
- Badass Adorable/Little Miss Badass: Being the youngest party member (a 5-years old girl), she fights on the same level of her older companions.
- Child Mage: A "5-years old girl" mage, no less.
- Children Are Innocent: Eventually subverted, complete with shades of Magnificent Bastard.
- Improbable Weapon User: Attacks with her "Puni brothers".
- Precocious Crush: To Raze, apparently.
- Raised by Wolves: She was raised by Punis.
- Robe and Wizard Hat: Her clothes, fitting as she is a mage-type character.
- The Unintelligible: Briefly subverted in her last Character Quest, however.
- Pokémon Speak: "~Puni!"
- Western Zodiac: Pisces (Born on February 24th).
- Wise Beyond Their Years: For her age, she advices Lily how to get Raze and she very smart combing with the Magnificent Bastard part.
- White Mage: Her main role in the battles.
- You Gotta Have Blue Hair: Light blue.
The Puni Brothers (Taro, Kichi, and Jiro)
- Actor Allusion: see Raze's entry; Taro objects to Raze getting nicknamed Zero.
- Assist Character: Aside from certain character quests, the brothers aren't directly playable. They do, however, help with almost all of Puniyo's moves.
- Bizarre Alien Biology: Among other things, they have more than one liver.
- Butt Monkey: Taro and Kichi.
- This Is a Drill: one of their combination attacks.
- Bare Your Midriff
- Beleaguered Childhood Friend: To Chloe.
- Chaste Heroine
- Combat Medic: After learning Healing Echo.
- Idiot Heroine
- Improbable Weapon User: She uses that chained crystal thing.
- Drop the Hammer: in her initial Intimate Strike.
- Jerk with a Heart of Gold: How the other workshop views her, since she often gets mad for the weirdest reasons.
- Mama Bear/My Beloved Smother: For Uryu.
- Western Zodiac: Libra (Born on Setember 23rd).
UryuTropes associated with Uryu:
- Barrier Change Boss
- Children Are Innocent
- The Corruption: Unconciously. Anyone who shows hostility towards him gets more and more Ax-Crazy.
- One-Winged Angel: During Ulrika's Finishing Strike and his boss fight.
- Ridiculously Cute Critter/Small Annoying Creature
- Western Zodiac: Gemini (Born on June 1st).
- Beleaguered Childhood Friend: To Ulrika.
- Black Magician Girl
- Brainy Brunette
- Dark Chick
- Deadpan Snarker
- Eldritch Abomination/The Legions of Hell: The things she summons in her skills.
- Evil Laugh: Gives one in her Finishing Strike.
- Foil: To Ulrika.
- Gone Horribly Right: Her
cursesincantations tend to have this effect.
- Ill Girl: Well, she used to be one. She definitely didn't follow the standard traits, though.
- Insistent Terminology: "It's not a curse, it's incantation..."
- The Jinx: The "bad luck for others" variant in her last Character Quest.
- Karma Houdini: She never seems to pay for whatever the mess she causes. Played for Laughs.
- Nightmare Fetishist: The things she considers cute and/or turn her on tend to make the other characters... uncomfortable.
- Snark Knight
- Pet the Dog: Her last Character Quest, with Ulrika.
- Scary Shiny Glasses
- Spell Book
- Western Zodiac: Scorpio (Born on November 19th).
- Yaoi Fangirl: Goto's Character Quest.
- Berserk Button: Don't let him get sad.
- The Big Guy
- Butt Monkey
- Cloud Cuckoo Lander: Not as bad as Et, though.
- Crouching Moron, Hidden Badass: This dude, who acts like an idiot most of the time and breaks everything he touches, performs a freaking Colony Drop with a mountain.
- Dishing Out Dirt
- Drop the Hammer
- Gentle Giant
- The Glasses Come Off: His hat. During his battle with Reicher. He actually looks good without it. If you don't mind the fact that there's a freaking tree growing from his head, anyway.
- Half-Human Hybrid: The game implies he is the child of the human-Mana relationship.
- It's all but confirmed when he removes his hat near the end of the game, revealing that there is a tree growing from his head.
- Ho Yay: With Goto.
- Hidden Depths: See Half-Human Hybrid above. Also, despite his idiotic behaviour, he takes the job of protecting Ulrika very seriously (enough to give him moments where we are reminded of how much life experience this guy actually has), and doesn't hold a grudge against the manas who never acknowledged him in his childhood.
- Hilarious in Hindsight: And now, Edward Elric hates being called big...
Voiced by: Dave Wittenberg (EN)Tropes associated with Enna:
- Butt Monkey
- Gadgeteer Genius
- Gender-Blender Name
- Humongous Mecha: his Finishing Move summons one.
- Only Sane Man
- Pink Girl, Blue Boy: With his sister.
- Power Fist: Which is larger than him.
- The Smart Guy: At least when compared to other members of the workshop.
- Western Zodiac: Aries (Born on April 3rd).
- You Gotta Have Blue Hair
- The Casanova: "75% of the school says they want Goto as their boyfriend. This includes 93% of the girls, and one in every three boys."
- Chick Magnet
- Cloud Cuckoo Lander: Again, not as bad as Et.
- Expressive Mask: his suit's face.
- Goofy Suit: Wears an animal suit of indeterminate species, and has previously dressed as a penguin and a raccoon. He claims his current suit is a pegasus.
- He Who Must Not Be Seen: He booby-traps all of his suits.
- Chloe theorizes that he's either very small, very flexible, or (her favorite) some kind of liquid. Given his ending, the second seems most probable.
- Ho Yay: With Pepperoni.
- Improbable Weapon User: He uses a ball.
- Sticky Fingers: One of his skills.
- Tall, Dark and Handsome: Even though we only see it from behind.
- Western Zodiac: Sagittarius (Born on December 12th).
- Bad Ass: You don't even get the chance to fight him in battle before he completely demolished you if you decide to fight him in his office. He also beat the Big Bad years before you even hear of the guy.
- Bonus Boss: In the PSP version.
- Bunny-Ears Lawyer
- The Chessmaster
- Crazy Awesome
- Cutting Off the Branches: Apparently his ending in the first game was canon. Either that, or they just took bits and pieces from some of the endings, in addition to whichever other one was canon. Whichever works for you.
- Ensemble Darkhorse
- Guile Hero
- Hopeless Boss Fight: If you decide to fight him in his office.
- Karma Houdini: Sics a near-unstoppable monster on the path to school, which took the combined might of the two groups of heroes to defeat? It was the principal who got blamed for that...
- Noodle Incident: one certain Training from Hell, still fresh in Et's mind...
- Older and Wiser: Although the "wiser" part is...questionable, to say the least.
- Smoking Is Cool
- Training from Hell
- Vitriolic Best Buds: With Tony on their best days.
Voiced by: Derek Stephen Prince (EN)Tropes associated with Tony:
- Happily Married: although it was said that Tony hasn't visited his family for quite a while.
- Idiot Hair
- Jerk with a Heart of Gold: In his better days. He actually does seem to care for his students.
- Noodle Incident: it regards the same Training from Hell session that traumatized Et. One of the rare occasions where he's seen happily cooperating with Flay.
- Not So Above It All: the ending has him join in the "friendly" graduation brawl that was orchestrated by Flay.
- Pet the Dog: has a rarely-seen soft spot for his students.
- Sinister Scythe
- Training from Hell: See Noodle Incident above. He seems to be fond of this, and it's one of the few things he will gladly cooperate with Flay on.
- Vitriolic Best Buds: With Flay on his better days.
Voiced by: Mary Elizabeth McGlynn (EN)Tropes associated with Marta:
- Christmas Cake: Lampshaded a few times.
- Karma Houdini: She is never punished for embezzling Academy funds, as Corona discovers.
- Luminescent Blush: She has this when Goto is around. Seriously.
- You Gotta Have Green Hair
Zeppel KrieverTropes associated with Zeppel:
CoronaTropes associated with Corona:
- Bratty Half-Pint: Though this becomes arguably justified once you learn her story.
- Hair Decorations
- Has Two Daddies: In Yun's ending. Sort of.
- Little Miss Snarker
Eugene MeitzenTropes associated with Eugene:
Voiced by: Dave Wittenberg (EN)Tropes associated with Reicher:
- Ax-Crazy: After he is influenced by the Soul Mana.
- Badass Longcoat
- Blood Knight
- Foe Yay: With Raze.
- Hopeless Boss Fight: The first time you face him.
- Idiot Hair: Has a very noticeable one.
- Red Eyes, Take Warning: Especially after the Soul Mana influences him.
- Red Oni, Blue Oni: Red to Raze's blue.
- Western Zodiac: Scorpio (Born on November 14th).
Voiced by: Laura Bailey (EN)Tropes associated with Sasalina:
- Butt Monkey: Just to hammer it in, her sprite is just a slightly modified archer sprite.
- Love Makes You Crazy: The further she tries to capture Uryu, the more unstable she becomes.
- Western Zodiac: Capricorn (Born on january 8th).
TetriTropes associated with Tetri:
- Cuteness Proximity: Likes petting Uryu's head.
- That One Boss: The fact that she can disable the Support command can be quite handful.
Light ManaTropes associated with Light Mana:
- Butt Monkey: Nobody in the party takes him seriously.
- Final-Exam Boss: Basically, he is the combination of the final bosses of both routes.
- The Man Behind the Man: for Reicher and Tetri.
- Noodle Incident/Offscreen Moment of Awesome: he doesn't want to elaborate on his defeat at Flay's hands.