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[[folder:Main Protagonists]]

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!!XIII
[[quoteright:173:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Jason_3373.jpg]]

%%* AmazonChaser
%%* AmnesiacHero
%%* BadassBeard: Sometimes.
%%* BadassInDistress: Sometimes.
%%* BadassMindsThinkAlike: With Jones.
* ChickMagnet: He never tries to seduce girls, they just come to him.
%%* CombatPragmatist
%%* DarkAndTroubledPast: And how.
%%* DeadpanSnarker
* DeadPersonImpersonation: [[spoiler: He was recruited to impersonate Steve Rowland as part of Carrington's plan to find out who ordered the assassination of William Sheridan, before his amnesia]].
%%* {{Determinator}}
%%* IdentityAmnesia
%%* IHaveManyNames
%%* MadeOfIron
* MrFanservice: Sometimes [[ShirtlessScene shirtless]].
* NeverForgottenSkill: Just like Jason Bourne, his combat skills are not at all affected by the memory loss.
* ObliviousToLove: ActionGirl Jones is obviously fond of XIII, but he seems to ignore this when she asks him what she is to him.
%%* OneManArmy
%%* ParentalAbandonment
* PursuingParentalPerils: In "The Jason Fly File" and "The Night of August 3rd".
%%* SuperSoldier
* ThirteenIsUnlucky: Lampshaded by a tramp he meets in a train at the end of "The Day of The Black Sun". Averted most of the time actually.
%%* TisOnlyABulletInTheBrain
* TrainingFromHell: Has followed ''several'' in his life. The most horrible of these has to be the S.P.A.D.S. training, which often results in the death of the weakest soldiers.
%%* WellExcuseMePrincess: To Jones, sometimes.
* XMarksTheHero: His '''X'''III tattoo counts.
%%* YouAreNumberSix

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!!Jones
[[quoteright:173:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Jones_362.jpg]]

%%* AcePilot
%%* ActionGirlfriend
%%* AfroAsskicker
%%* BadassInDistress: In "The Night of August 3rd".
%%* BadassMindsThinkAlike: With XIII.
* BeautyIsNeverTarnished: Averted: as she gets a wound to the abdomen that leaves a massive scar. The doctor says it'lll eventually go away, but she's now likely to be unable to bear children.
%%* ClingyJealousGirl
* ComicBookFantasyCasting: For her appearance, she was inspired by Whitney Houston.
%%* DeadpanSnarker
%%* TheLancer
%%* LoveInterest
%%* MsFanservice
%%* OnlyOneName
%%* NotSoStoic
%%* UniversalDriversLicense

From ''XIII Mystery'':

%%* DarkAndTroubledPast

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!!General Benjamin Carrington[[quoteright:138:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Carrington_3069.jpg]]

%%* BadassGrandpa
%%* CigarChomper
%%* AFatherToHisMen
%%* FourStarBadass
* ComicBookFantasyCasting / NoCelebritiesWereHarmed: Creator/LeeMarvin, anyone?
%%* OldSoldier
%%* PapaWolf
%%* RetiredBadass

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!!Colonel Samuel Amos
[[quoteright:138:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Amos_2810.jpg]]

* AnArmAndALeg: Lost his left arm in his youth.
%%* BadassGrandpa
%%* BadassIsraeli: In his youth.
%%* GoOutWithASmile
* HeroicSacrifice: In "Operation Monte Cristo".
%%* ItHasBeenAnHonor
%%* LethalChef
%%* RealMenCook
%%* RetiredBadass
%%* TheSmartGuy
%%* TheStoic

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!!Sean Mullway
[[quoteright:172:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Mullway_383.jpg]]

%%* TheAtoner
%%* ClearMyName
%%* ConvictedByPublicOpinion
%%* DisappearedDad
%%* TheIrishDiaspora
%%* KissingCousins
* TheReveal: [[spoiler: [[LukeIAmYourFather He is XIII's father]]]].
%%* TheScapegoat

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!!Betty Barnowksy
[[quoteright:111:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Betty_9112.GIF]]

%%* ActionGirl
%%* BadassBandolier: In "Full Red".
%%* BuxomIsBetter
* DeepSouth: Where she comes from.
%%* FieryRedhead
* GoodGirlsAvoidAbortion: Averted. She had two abortions. [[spoiler: Her comicbook reveals she had been pregnant with XIII and decided to keep him but then had a miscariage.]]
%%* HeroesWantRedheads
%%* TheLadette
%%* TheSquadette
%%* TrainingFromHell

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!!Marquis Armand de Préseau
[[quoteright:108:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Armand_8168.GIF]]

%%* BlueBlood
%%* CoolOldGuy
%%* GentlemanAdventurer
%%* GentlemanSnarker
* HeroesWantRedheads: [[spoiler: Falls in love with Betty Barnowksy]].
%%* HighClassGlass
%%* NonIdleRich
%%* RichBoredom
* SelfMadeMan: Became the wealthiest banana plantation owner of Costa Verde by sheer force of will, starting with only a shack and the help of Romeo, a young Indian.

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[[folder:The Conspiracy of the XX]]

%%* GovernmentConspiracy
%%* ANaziByAnyOtherName
%%* NebulousEvilOrganisation

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!!Calvin Wax (II)
[[quoteright:83:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Wax_7073.GIF]]

%%* BetterToDieThanBeKilled
%%* DragonInChief
%%* FourEyesZeroSoul
%%* MoleInCharge
%%* NumberTwo
%%* PresidentEvil

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!!William S. Standwell (III)
[[quoteright:89:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Standwell_8626.GIF]]

* TheButcher: His nickname during the war in Asia.
%%* TheDragon: To Calvin Wax.
%%* EyePatchOfPower
* EyeScream: Carrington burnt his eye with a cigar.

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!!Colonel Seymour D. Mac Call (XI)
[[quoteright:81:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/McCall_4417.GIF]]

%%* ColonelKilgore
%%* CoolShades
%%* DrillSergeantNasty
%%* TheSpartanWay

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!!Steve Rowland (XIII)
[[quoteright:112:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/SteveR_5505.GIF]]

%%* ColdSniper
%%* FakingTheDead
%%* ProfessionalKiller
* WhoShotJFK: It was him.
%%* YouHaveOutlivedYourUsefulness

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!!Kim Rowland (née Carrington) (XVII)

[[quoteright:163:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Kim_Rowland_2925.GIF]]

%%* AllGirlsWantBadBoys
%%* TheDragAlong
%%* HeelFaceTurn
%%* HeroicSacrifice
* LoveRedeems: Her love for her son.
* TrophyWife: For Wally Sheridan.

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[[folder:Other Major Antagonists]]

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!!The Mongoose
[[quoteright:117:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/mangouste_7004.GIF]]

* AssassinOutclassin: Never succeeds to kill XIII.
%%* BaldOfEvil
%%* BadassGrandpa
%%* ColdSniper
%%* DangerouslyGenreSavvy
%%* TheDreaded
* HeKnowsTooMuch: [[spoiler: Wally Sheridan kills him in "The Trial" when he's about to reveal crucial informations about him and the Conspiracy of the XX]].
%%* OnlyKnownByTheirNickname
%%* PassingTheTorch: [[spoiler: To Irina]].
%%* ProfessionalKiller
%%* ScarilyCompetentTracker

From ''XIII Mystery'':

* DarkAndTroubledPast

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!!Irina Svetlanova
[[quoteright:121:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Irina_2375.GIF]]

%%* TheBaroness
* BattleaxeNurse: Her disguise the first time she confronts XIII.
* DiabolicalMastermind: She becomes the chief of her own SPECTRE-like organisation of hitmen and professional assassins, Executor, after [[spoiler: the death of the Mongoose]].
%%* DisneyVillainDeath
* EyeScream: She lost an eye during her first encounter with XIII.
%%* FemmeFatale
%%* HoneyTrap
* LegacyCharacter: [[spoiler: To the Mongoose after "The Trial"]].
%%* MasterOfDisguise
%%* ProfessionalKiller
%%* PsychoForHire
%%* PsychoLesbian
%%* TheVamp

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!!Frank Giordino
[[quoteright:85:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/FGiordino_8355.GIF]]

%%* BigBad: After "The Trial".
%%* CigarChomper
%%* DarkAndTroubledPast
%%* DirtyOldMan
%%* EvilMentor: To Jessica Martin.
%%* TheHeavy: From "The Trial" onwards.
%%* TheMafia
%%* RogueAgent: Of the {{NSA}}.
%%* SmugSnake

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!!Felicity Rowland (née Brown)
[[quoteright:115:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Felicity_4275.jpg]]

%%* ActionGirl: In "Operation Monte Cristo" especially.
%%* BlackWidow
%%* ChickMagnet
%%* FemmeFatale
%%* GoldDigger
%%* HighClassCallGirl
%%* HoneyTrap
%%* KarmaHoudini
%%* TheMistress
%%* TokenEvilTeammate: At the end of "Operation Monte Cristo".
%%* TrophyWife
%%* TheVamp

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!!Dwight Rigby
[[quoteright:120:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/DwightR_3555.GIF]]

%%* CorruptCorporateExecutive
%%* CorruptHick: A textbook example.
%%* DeepSouth
%%* DirtyOldMan
%%* GoodOlBoy
%%* IOwnThisTown
%%* ScrewTheRulesIHaveMoney
%%* VillainWithGoodPublicity
%%* WitchHunt

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[[folder:Other Characters]]

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!!William Sheridan
[[quoteright:129:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/William_8188.GIF]]

* AllohistoricalAllusion: UsefulNotes/JohnFKennedy.
* CorruptPolitician: Got elected with the help of TheMafia.
%%* DeadToBeginWith
%%* TheIdealist
* OurPresidentsAreDifferent: President Target and President Personable.

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!!Wally Sheridan
[[quoteright:142:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Sheridan_5038.GIF]]

* AllohistoricalAllusion: The assassination of Robert F. Kennedy. He doesn't die of it though.
%%* BatmanGambit: [[spoiler: The whole operations leading to his election at the presidency]].
* BigBad: Number I of the Conspiracy.
%%* TheChessmaster
* EvilCannotComprehendGood: [[spoiler: He asks XIII why he saved "that worthless black woman" instead of Kim who know much about the conspiracy. XIII replies that an asshole like him can't understand.]]
%%* FauxAffablyEvil
* TheIdealist: Seems to share his brother's political ideas. [[spoiler: It's all a lie]].
%%* KarmicDeath: By ExplosiveLeash.
%%* MoleInCharge
%%* PresidentEvil
%%* ScrewTheRulesIHaveMoney
%%* SiblingRivalry
%%* VillainWithGoodPublicity

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!!Maria Isabel De Los Santos
[[quoteright:138:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/MariaDeLosSantos_2673.jpg]]

%%* ActionGirl
%%* IronLady
* LoveInterest: [[spoiler: She was XIII's love interest when he helped the revolutionarists of Costa Verde]]
%%* OurPresidentsAreDifferent
%%* SpicyLatina

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!! Padre Jacinto (aka "El Loco")
[[quoteright:129:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Jacinto_1217.GIF]]

%%* TheAlcoholic
%%* BadassMustache
%%* BadassPreacher
%%* TheBigGuy
%%* CigarChomper
%%* GoodIsNotNice
* NamesToRunAwayFrom/TheAdjectiveOne: "El Loco".
%%* SupportingLeader

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!!Jessica Martin
[[quoteright:137:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Jessica_1654.GIF]]

%%* ActionGirl
%%* BiTheWay
%%* BrokenBird
%%* ColdSniper
%%* FemmeFatale
* HeelFaceTurn: Twice. [[spoiler: One to Frank Giordino and another to Irina Svatlanova]].
%%* HitmanWithAHeart
%%* TheMistress: To Frank Giordino.
%%* NotQuiteDead
* ProfessionalKiller: Works in partnership with Irina Svatlanova for some time.
%%* ScarilyCompetentTracker
%%* TrainingFromHell

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!!General James Elroy Wittaker
[[quoteright:86:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Wittaker_1628.GIF]]

%%* TheAtoner
%%* FourStarBadass: Possibly.
%%* HeelFaceTurn
* PeerPressureMakesYouEvil: What he tries to escape.
%%* ScrewThisImOuttaHere
* UnsafeHaven: His house.

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!!Jonathan Mac Lane
[[quoteright:107:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Johnattan_4992.GIF]]

%%* FaceDeathWithDignity
%%* TheFettered
%%* TheIdealist
%%* PowerOfTrust
%%* ParentalSubstitute
* {{Scandalgate}}: Supported Julius and Ethel Rosenberg during their trial.
* WitchHunt: A victim of this in the RedScare times. See above.
* WorthLivingFor: His leftist and humanist ideas.

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!!Zeke Hattaway
[[quoteright:102:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Hattaway_8958.GIF]]

%%* TheAtoner
%%* BadassGrandpa
%%* BewareTheNiceOnes
* HandicappedBadass: [[spoiler:He's blind, and he shot Dwight Rigby dead while being guided solely by the latter's voice]].
* TheReveal: He reveals the truth about [[AwfulTruth what happened]] to Jonathan Mac Lane.

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!!Judith Warner
[[quoteright:131:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Judith_7243.GIF]]

* BrokenBird: She has been raped at the age of 14. She got better though.
%%* DeadpanSnarker
%%* ChickMagnet
%%* EthicalSlut
%%* FilleFatale: When she was young.
* NotIfTheyEnjoyedItRationalization: She's not very mad at Dwight Rigby for having raped her [[spoiler: because she was secretly in love with him.]]
%%* TheMistress

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