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!![=NPCs=] -- General
[[folder:Gallery Master]]
A mysterious individual who presided over the Gallery of Dreams, he grants Aldo the ability to call on allies from throughout time and space to aid him in his quest.

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!![=NPCs=] -- General
[[folder:Gallery Master]]
!!Present Era
[[folder: Varuo]]
A mysterious individual who presided over the Gallery of Dreams, he grants black cat that lives with Aldo and Feinne. He travels with the ability to call on allies from throughout time party, and space to aid him is playable in his quest.an optional mode where he can travel the area around Baruoki.



* BlindingBangs: His face is obscured by long bangs, in addition to a full beard.
* GreaterScopeParagon: After the events of chapter 17, he appears to Aldo to spur him into action and can potentially protect him in battle. [[spoiler:He's also the one who taught Vares how to sharpen and reinforce Palsifal's swords.]]

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* BlindingBangs: His face HenpeckedHusband: [[spoiler: Shapeshifting Varuo's motive for messing with time is obscured by long bangs, avoid ending up with his lazy and demanding wife.]]
* HoistByHisOwnPetard: [[spoiler: The time-traveling, shapeshifting Varuo, he inadvertently changes his own history when he attempts to encourage his past self to touch a book that would grant him his powers. As a result, he ends up stranded
in addition to a full beard.
* GreaterScopeParagon: After
the events of chapter 17, he appears Spacetime Rift.]]
* PetDressup: It's possible
to Aldo to spur dress him into action up in different costumes, although he doesn't seem to mind it.
* RebelliousSpirit: He hates being told what to do, to the point that he [[spoiler: rejects great powers just to spite an alternate version of himself.]]
* RedEyesTakeWarning: In contrast to his normal green eyes, [[spoiler: the alternate-timeline version the caused a great catastrophe by meddling with time has red eyes.]]
* TeamPet: He's the cat that follows the party around by default. He can discover secret paths
and can potentially protect him crawl through small spaces in battle. [[spoiler:He's also the one who taught Vares how to sharpen and reinforce Palsifal's swords.]]haunted house.



[[folder:Barkeep]]
The bartender at Time's Forgotten Stop. When Aldo first ends up in the Spacetime Rift, he explains to Aldo how to get back to his own time period.

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[[folder:Barkeep]]
The bartender at Time's Forgotten Stop. When Aldo first ends up in the Spacetime Rift, he explains
[[folder:Popecha and Mevori]]
Two beastfolk assigned by Guildna
to Aldo how to get back to his own time period.act as Feinne's bodyguards and servants during her captivity, who later tag along with her.



* CassandraTruth: In an optional conversation that can be viewed by visiting his bar between completing the Tower of Stars and the Dimensional Vortex, he tries to tell Aldo that [[spoiler: Aldo isn't really Eden as he had been led to beleive]], but it doesn't accomplish anything.
* EveryoneCallsHimBarkeep: His name has not been stated, so he is only refered to by titles.
* INeverToldYouMyName: He knew Aldo's name when they first met, indicating that there is more to him than meets the eye.
* SunglassesAtNight: He always wears sunglasses, even in the dimly lit bar in the spacetime rift, where it is always night.

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* CassandraTruth: In an optional conversation that can be viewed by visiting his bar between completing MrExposition: They drop a lot of info concerning the Tower of Stars and beastfolk-human conflict the Dimensional Vortex, he tries to tell Aldo that [[spoiler: Aldo isn't really Eden as he had been led to beleive]], but it doesn't accomplish anything.
* EveryoneCallsHimBarkeep: His name has not been stated, so he is only refered to by titles.
* INeverToldYouMyName: He knew Aldo's name when they
first met, indicating that there is more to him than time Aldo meets the eye.
them.
* SunglassesAtNight: He always wears sunglasses, even in the dimly lit bar in the spacetime rift, where it TheNicknamer: They call Aldo "bub".
* SeriousBusiness: They might look goofy, but they don't screw around with their job of protecting Feinne.
* Shapeshifting: They can disguise themselves as humans.
* ThoseTwoGuys
* TokenHeroicOrc: Riica notes that their subspecies of beastfolk
is always night.rather pacific towards humans.



[[folder:Nameless Girl]]
A girl that stands outside the door to Another Dungeon, and provides an introduction for the mechanic. Her memory is a bit fuzzy, so she doesn't know who she is. By completing Another Dungeon runs, Aldo can return pieces of her memory.

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[[folder:Nameless Girl]]
[[folder:King Miglance VII]]
A girl that stands outside king from the door to Another Dungeon, and provides an introduction for present era who rules over Miglance, the mechanic. Her memory nation Baruoki is a bit fuzzy, so she doesn't know who she is. By completing Another Dungeon runs, Aldo can return pieces of her memory.apart of.



* AmnesiacDissonance: [[spoiler: She's amiable towards Aldo when they meet, even though her mission is to kill him, because she doesn't remember her mission well enough.]]
* DarkAndTroubledPast: The only memory she has at the start is of being rocked in a dark and lonely world.
* HoldTheLine: [[spoiler:During her boss fight, she continuously empties your Another Force bar and resists everything. You have to hold out for about fifteen turns before she starts hesitating. When she does, your Another Force gauge fills completely and she becomes weak to everything.]]
* IWarnedYou: She warns Aldo that something terrible will happen if she gets all her memories back. [[spoiler: When she tries to kill him later, she reminds him that she did warn him.]]
* LaserGuidedTykeBomb: [[spoiler: The entire point of her existance is to kill Aldo.]]
* NominalImportance: Subverted. She has no name and uses the generic present era little girl sprite, but she has a notable side quest.
* PowerNullifier: [[spoiler:During her boss fight, she seals off the player's access to Another Force by constantly emptying the bar.]]
* RoboticReveal: [[spoiler:During the cutscene before her boss fight begins, she explains that she's a mechanical assassin sent from a future that Aldo had unwittingly erased, and his expeditions in the Another Dungeon door had been feeding her information of his fighting techinques.]]

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* AmnesiacDissonance: TheChainsOfCommanding: He finds ruling a burden sometimes, but would not abandon his duty to his kingdom.
* CharacterWitness: In one of the character sidequests attack,
[[spoiler: She's amiable towards Aldo he vouches for Lokido's character when they meet, even though her mission is a racist official tries to kill exile him from Unigan.]] He also refuses to enact justice on [[spoiler:Shion]] despite attempting to murder him, because she sensing he doesn't remember her mission well enough.]]
want to go through.
* DarkAndTroubledPast: The only memory she has at the start is of being rocked in TheGoodKing: He's considered a dark strong leader, liked by his citizens and lonely world.
* HoldTheLine: [[spoiler:During her boss fight, she continuously empties your Another Force bar and resists everything. You have
a major threat to hold out for Miglance's enemies.
* KingBobTheNth
* NervesOfSteel: He doesn't bat an eyelash when [[spoiler:Shion comes to assassinate him]] or when [[spoiler:the Thunder King brandishes Palsifal's sword in front of him]]. His reaction to this is to gently mock Aldo
about fifteen turns before she starts hesitating. When she does, your Another Force gauge fills completely and she becomes weak to everything.]]
how he's gotten himself in yet another mess.
* IWarnedYou: She warns Aldo that something terrible will happen if she gets all her memories back. [[spoiler: When she tries to kill him later, she reminds him that she did warn him.]]
* LaserGuidedTykeBomb: [[spoiler: The entire point of her existance is to kill Aldo.]]
* NominalImportance: Subverted. She has no name and uses the generic present era little girl sprite, but she has a notable side quest.
* PowerNullifier: [[spoiler:During her boss fight, she seals off the player's access to Another Force by constantly emptying the bar.]]
* RoboticReveal: [[spoiler:During the cutscene before her boss fight begins, she explains that she's a mechanical assassin sent from a future that Aldo had unwittingly erased, and
RoyalsWhoActuallyDoSomething: He personally leads his expeditions knights in the Another Dungeon door had been feeding her information defense of Unigan and, facing powerful enemies, he simply pulls out his fighting techinques.]]sword and prepares to duke it out.



!!Present Era
[[folder: Varuo]]
A black cat that lives with Aldo and Feinne. He travels with the party, and is playable in an optional mode where he can travel the area around Baruoki.

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!!Present Era
[[folder: Varuo]]
[[folder:Thunder King]]
A black cat that lives king from the past era who led humanity to victory against the ogres. Once displaced in Aldo's timeline, he strikes an alliance with Aldo King Miglance and Feinne. He travels with Guildna in order to destroy the party, and is playable in an optional mode where he can travel the area around Baruoki.ogres.



* HenpeckedHusband: [[spoiler: Shapeshifting Varuo's motive for messing with time is avoid ending up with his lazy and demanding wife.]]
* HoistByHisOwnPetard: [[spoiler: The time-traveling, shapeshifting Varuo, he inadvertently changes his own history when he attempts to encourage his past self to touch a book that would grant him his powers. As a result, he ends up stranded in the Spacetime Rift.]]
* PetDressup: It's possible to dress him up in different costumes, although he doesn't seem to mind it.
* RebelliousSpirit: He hates being told what to do, to the point that he [[spoiler: rejects great powers just to spite an alternate version of himself.]]
* RedEyesTakeWarning: In contrast to his normal green eyes, [[spoiler: the alternate-timeline version the caused a great catastrophe by meddling with time has red eyes.]]
* TeamPet: He's the cat that follows the party around by default. He can discover secret paths and crawl through small spaces in the haunted house.

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* HenpeckedHusband: [[spoiler: Shapeshifting Varuo's motive for messing with time is avoid ending up GoOutWithASmile: [[spoiler:His curse finally does him in at the end of the Ogre Wars, but he dies happy, sitting near the tree where he sat with his lazy (then future) wife talking about their future, knowing that he fulfilled his destiny as the slayer of ogres and demanding wife.that he'll soon rejoin his family.]]
* HoistByHisOwnPetard: HeroicBuild: The man looks like he could be one of the [[Manga/JojosBizarreAdventure Pillar Men]] or a beardless [[Franchise/TheLegendOfZelda Ganondorf]].
* GoodCounterpart: To Palsifal. While Palsifal got mad with power and over the grief of losing his family, Thunder King [[spoiler:is driven by the death of his wife and son]] and strikes a quick friendship with Aldo and Miglance VII.
* TheGoodKing: He is much more of a warmonger than King Miglance, but he does what he does to make sure humans won't suffer at the hands of the Ogres. He also quickly trusts Aldo and his team when they defeat some ogres in front of him and is ''amazed'' at how Unigan is beautiful.
* NiceJobBreakingItHero: He bought Ogre Rancorem to the World Tree he died at,
[[spoiler: The time-traveling, shapeshifting Varuo, he inadvertently changes his own history when he attempts to encourage his past self to touch a book that would grant him his powers. As a result, he ends up stranded in and the Spacetime Rift.demon sword corrupted the tree into a Tree of Woe, with the potential to destroy the world.]]
* PetDressup: It's possible ItsPersonal: He has to dress him up in different costumes, although he doesn't seem to mind it.
* RebelliousSpirit: He hates being told what to do, to
be talked out of fighting the point ogres that killed his son, since he [[spoiler: rejects great powers just needed to spite an alternate version of himself.save his strength to fight Zennon.
* KubrickStare: His "happy" character portrait gives him one along with a PsychoticSmirk.
* ThrowingYourSwordAlwaysWorks: [[spoiler:How he lands the fatal blow on Zennon Ogre.
]]
* RedEyesTakeWarning: In contrast to WalkingShirtlessScene: His clothes leave his normal green eyes, [[spoiler: the alternate-timeline version the caused whole torso and abs exposed.
* YourDaysAreNumbered: [[spoiler:Due to
a great catastrophe curse cast on him by meddling with time a powerful dark mage, he has red eyes.]]
* TeamPet: He's the cat that follows the party around by default. He can discover secret paths and crawl through small spaces in the haunted house.
six months tops left to live.]]



[[folder:Popecha and Mevori]]
Two beastfolk assigned by Guildna to act as Feinne's bodyguards and servants during her captivity, who later tag along with her.

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[[folder:Popecha [[folder:The Horai villagers]]
The inhabitants of the Horai Mining Village, the setting of the Time Mine episode. At first, the only one is the timid loner
and Mevori]]
Two beastfolk assigned by Guildna to act as Feinne's bodyguards and servants during her captivity, who
later tag along with her."volunteered" mayor Marlowe, but soon others join: hotheaded carpenter Terry, spacey bard Henry, stern metalworker Rebecca, frail vagrant Sylvia, [[{{Pun}} bombastic]] explosive technician Hilda, grumpy mastersmith Gordon, [[spoiler: Mona, the daughter of Terry and Sylvia]], cranky old lady Grace [[spoiler: and Good Macky]].



* MrExposition: They drop a lot of info concerning the beastfolk-human conflict the first time Aldo meets them.
* TheNicknamer: They call Aldo "bub".
* SeriousBusiness: They might look goofy, but they don't screw around with their job of protecting Feinne.
* Shapeshifting: They can disguise themselves as humans.
* ThoseTwoGuys
* TokenHeroicOrc: Riica notes that their subspecies of beastfolk is rather pacific towards humans.

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* MrExposition: They drop a lot of info concerning CharacterDevelopment: After the beastfolk-human conflict bridge is completed, Aldo finds the inhabitants very different, most notably Marlowe who became much more confident and ambitious and Terry calmer as well as [[spoiler:a father]]. [[spoiler:This is the effects of the Visus Echo messing with the local time, causing nearly 10 years to pass in Horai while it's only a few days outside.]]
* GotVolunteered: At
first time Aldo meets them.
Marlowe is just a young man who wants to rebuild Horai and find out why it was abandoned. Then Terry dubs him "mayor", followed by the other Horai denizens. Fortunately, Marlowe turns out to be cut for the job.
* TheNicknamer: They call Aldo "bub".
HappilyMarried: Terry and Sylvia.
* SeriousBusiness: They might look goofy, TheHeart: Sylvia thinks she's useless since she doesn't know a trade like Terry or can lead like Marlowe, so she decides to tend the flowers of the village. This turns out to brighten the mood of everyone and turn the shabby village in a beautiful place. [[spoiler:After her death, Mona decides to walk in her mother's footsteps.]]
* HiddenDepths: Hilda is as good as a clockmaker as a bomb technician,
but they don't screw she finds explosives funnier. Likewise, Henry is quite crafty for a bard and knows his way around medicine.
* IllGirl: Sylvia suffers from a chronic disease and a weak constitution, needing medicine from Henry as well as frequent rest. [[spoiler: Her condition catches up
with their job of protecting Feinne.
her soon after the bridge is completed and ultimately kills her.]]
* Shapeshifting: They can disguise themselves JerkWithAHeartOfGold: Gordon doesn't give a shit about anything but his work and himself once his work is done, and won't hesitate to tell you that. But he also willingly takes Terry in as humans.
* ThoseTwoGuys
* TokenHeroicOrc: Riica notes
his apprentice to work on the Horai bridge -- a bridge that their subspecies he chose to rebuild ''just'' because he overheard Aldo talking about it. [[spoiler:He also carves a gravestone for Sylvia so she won't be forgotten.]]
* NightmareFetishist: Henry gets jolts
of beastfolk inspiration from his phobias of heights and darkness. The latter causes him to act like he's possessed, freaking out Aldo and Amy in the process.
* ParentalSubstitute: Rebecca becomes one for Sylvia, as she's estranged from her son and Sylvia
is rather pacific towards humans.implied to be an orphan.
* ScrewPolitenessImASenior: Grace's way of welcoming people in her house is to threaten to pelt them with fruits or ''rocks'' [[spoiler:until Hilda, implied to be her daughter, cracks her shell]].
* StuffBlowingUp: Hilda's bread and butter. Her only job is to cook up bombs to clear rubble in the mines. According to a fisherman, her works caused a gigantic fire at the Rinde docks.



[[folder:King Miglance VII]]
A king from the present era who rules over Miglance, the nation Baruoki is apart of.

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[[folder:King Miglance VII]]
[[folder:The Macminal Family]]
A king from dynasty of history buffs and traders who flourished during the present era who rules over Miglance, era, but also known for being incredibly naive, causing them to hit a dry spell in the nation Baruoki is apart of.future era, leading to the closure of the Nilva Museum they own...



* TheChainsOfCommanding: He finds ruling a burden sometimes, but would not abandon his duty to his kingdom.
* CharacterWitness: In one of the character sidequests attack, [[spoiler: he vouches for Lokido's character when a racist official tries to exile him from Unigan.]] He also refuses to enact justice on [[spoiler:Shion]] despite attempting to murder him, sensing he doesn't want to go through.
* TheGoodKing: He's considered a strong leader, liked by his citizens and a major threat to Miglance's enemies.
* KingBobTheNth
* NervesOfSteel: He doesn't bat an eyelash when [[spoiler:Shion comes to assassinate him]] or when [[spoiler:the Thunder King brandishes Palsifal's sword in front of him]]. His reaction to this is to gently mock Aldo about how he's gotten himself in yet another mess.
* RoyalsWhoActuallyDoSomething: He personally leads his knights in the defense of Unigan and, facing powerful enemies, he simply pulls out his sword and prepares to duke it out.

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* TheChainsOfCommanding: He finds ruling a burden sometimes, but would not abandon his duty HorribleJudgeOfCharacter: The family's flaw, causing them to his kingdom.
* CharacterWitness: In one
lose all of their money to con artists.
* GoneHorriblyRight: Aldo and Amy take steps to ensure
the character sidequests attack, [[spoiler: he vouches for Lokido's character when Macminal family will keep their museum open. As a racist official tries to exile him from Unigan.]] He also refuses to enact justice on [[spoiler:Shion]] despite attempting to murder him, sensing he doesn't want to go through.
* TheGoodKing: He's considered a strong leader, liked by his citizens and a major threat to Miglance's enemies.
* KingBobTheNth
* NervesOfSteel: He doesn't bat an eyelash when [[spoiler:Shion comes to assassinate him]] or
result, when [[spoiler:the Thunder King brandishes Palsifal's sword in front of him]]. His reaction to this is to gently mock Aldo about how he's gotten himself in yet another mess.
* RoyalsWhoActuallyDoSomething: He personally leads his knights
Chrono Clan]] starts targeting it, the Macminals release ''monsters'' in the defense museum.
* IdenticalGrandson: The founder
of Unigan and, facing powerful enemies, he simply pulls out the dynasty looks exactly like his sword and prepares descendant in Elzion, 800 years later.
* IntrepidMerchant: The Macminal founder hones up his trade skills by working with the Nopaew Clan... At the Ancient Battlefield.
* TrustPassword: Aldo is able
to duke it out.convince Macminal that the museum brochure from the future is legitimate because [[spoiler: the museum emblem was one that he chose secretly to use if he ever was successful enough to start a museum.]]



[[folder:Thunder King]]
A king from the past era who led humanity to victory against the ogres. Once displaced in Aldo's timeline, he strikes an alliance with King Miglance and Guildna in order to destroy the ogres.

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[[folder:Thunder King]]
!!Future Era
[[folder:Sebastia]]
A king young genius from the past era who led humanity to victory against the ogres. Once displaced in Aldo's timeline, he strikes an alliance with King Miglance Elzion and Guildna in order to destroy the ogres.a close friend of Amy and Riica, as well as other important people.



* GoOutWithASmile: [[spoiler:His curse finally does him in at the end of the Ogre Wars, but he dies happy, sitting near the tree where he sat with his (then future) wife talking about their future, knowing that he fulfilled his destiny as the slayer of ogres and that he'll soon rejoin his family.]]
* HeroicBuild: The man looks like he could be one of the [[Manga/JojosBizarreAdventure Pillar Men]] or a beardless [[Franchise/TheLegendOfZelda Ganondorf]].
* GoodCounterpart: To Palsifal. While Palsifal got mad with power and over the grief of losing his family, Thunder King [[spoiler:is driven by the death of his wife and son]] and strikes a quick friendship with Aldo and Miglance VII.
* TheGoodKing: He is much more of a warmonger than King Miglance, but he does what he does to make sure humans won't suffer at the hands of the Ogres. He also quickly trusts Aldo and his team when they defeat some ogres in front of him and is ''amazed'' at how Unigan is beautiful.
* NiceJobBreakingItHero: He bought Ogre Rancorem to the World Tree he died at, [[spoiler: and the demon sword corrupted the tree into a Tree of Woe, with the potential to destroy the world.]]
* ItsPersonal: He has to be talked out of fighting the ogres that killed his son, since he needed to save his strength to fight Zennon.
* KubrickStare: His "happy" character portrait gives him one along with a PsychoticSmirk.
* ThrowingYourSwordAlwaysWorks: [[spoiler:How he lands the fatal blow on Zennon Ogre.]]
* WalkingShirtlessScene: His clothes leave his whole torso and abs exposed.
* YourDaysAreNumbered: [[spoiler:Due to a curse cast on him by a powerful dark mage, he has six months tops left to live.]]

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* GoOutWithASmile: [[spoiler:His curse finally does him in at ComplexityAddiction: The entirety of Riica's quest to unlock her 5-star form stems from the end fact that [[spoiler:Sebastia wanted the Madoka Report, which can only be accessed using Riica's AI. Thus, Sebastia creates a new AI from scratch that through a series of battles can learn and replicate Riica's AI (unsurprisingly, said AI gets a little ''too'' self-autonomous and rebels)... and at no point did it ever occur to her to just ''ask'' Riica to access the report for her]].
* FriendlessBackground: She has trouble making friends. Her only friends are Amy and the Administrator, and Amy has to reassure her that the two of them are friends.
* IntergenerationalFriendship: Her chess partner, the Administrator, is one
of the Ogre Wars, but he dies happy, sitting near the tree where he sat with his (then future) wife talking about their future, knowing few people she considers to put her at ease.
* ProperlyParanoid: Riica's second quest has her barricaded inside her house as she's persuaded
that he fulfilled his destiny as someone is following her. Aldo is at first dismissive, but it turns out she ''does'' have a stalker.
* ShorterMeansSmarter: She's barely taller than
the slayer of ogres and that he'll soon rejoin his family.child [=NPCs=], but she was able to jump from middle school straight to college. [[spoiler: No surprise considering she was able to design a HumongousMecha in middle school.]]
* HeroicBuild: The man looks like he could be one of SmartPeoplePlayChess: Her chess buddy is none other than the [[Manga/JojosBizarreAdventure Pillar Men]] or a beardless [[Franchise/TheLegendOfZelda Ganondorf]].
Administrator of Elzion.
* GoodCounterpart: To Palsifal. While Palsifal got mad VagueAge: She's clearly young, but Leo pesters her about wanting to marry her.
* WrenchWench: Her favorite activity is to find and tinker
with power Synth Human parts and over upgrade them. [[spoiler:This puts her on the grief of losing his family, Thunder King [[spoiler:is driven by the death of his wife Synth Human radar, who keep tabs on her to steal and son]] and strikes a quick friendship with Aldo and Miglance VII.
* TheGoodKing: He is much more of a warmonger than King Miglance, but he does what he does to make sure humans won't suffer at the hands of the Ogres. He also quickly trusts Aldo and his team when they defeat some ogres in front of him and is ''amazed'' at how Unigan is beautiful.
* NiceJobBreakingItHero: He bought Ogre Rancorem to the World Tree he died at, [[spoiler: and the demon sword corrupted the tree into a Tree of Woe, with the potential to destroy the world.]]
* ItsPersonal: He has to be talked out of fighting the ogres that killed his son, since he needed to save his strength to fight Zennon.
* KubrickStare: His "happy" character portrait gives him one along with a PsychoticSmirk.
* ThrowingYourSwordAlwaysWorks: [[spoiler:How he lands the fatal blow on Zennon Ogre.]]
* WalkingShirtlessScene: His clothes leave his whole torso and abs exposed.
* YourDaysAreNumbered: [[spoiler:Due to a curse cast on him by a powerful dark mage, he has six months tops left to live.
reproduce her work.]]



[[folder:The Horai villagers]]
The inhabitants of the Horai Mining Village, the setting of the Time Mine episode. At first, the only one is the timid loner and later "volunteered" mayor Marlowe, but soon others join: hotheaded carpenter Terry, spacey bard Henry, stern metalworker Rebecca, frail vagrant Sylvia, [[{{Pun}} bombastic]] explosive technician Hilda, grumpy mastersmith Gordon, [[spoiler: Mona, the daughter of Terry and Sylvia]], cranky old lady Grace [[spoiler: and Good Macky]].

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[[folder:The Horai villagers]]
The inhabitants of
[[folder:Professor Chronos]]
A brilliant scientist from
the Horai Mining Village, future that worked on the setting of the Time Mine episode. At first, the only one is the timid loner and later "volunteered" mayor Marlowe, but soon others join: hotheaded carpenter Terry, spacey bard Henry, stern metalworker Rebecca, frail vagrant Sylvia, [[{{Pun}} bombastic]] explosive technician Hilda, grumpy mastersmith Gordon, Xeno-Crystal Project. He went missing years ago, along with his entire family. [[spoiler: Mona, He really sent himself into the daughter of Terry past to try and Sylvia]], cranky old lady Grace [[spoiler: and Good Macky]].change history as the Oracle.]]



* CharacterDevelopment: After the bridge is completed, Aldo finds the inhabitants very different, most notably Marlowe who became much more confident and ambitious and Terry calmer as well as [[spoiler:a father]]. [[spoiler:This is the effects of the Visus Echo messing with the local time, causing nearly 10 years to pass in Horai while it's only a few days outside.]]
* GotVolunteered: At first Marlowe is just a young man who wants to rebuild Horai and find out why it was abandoned. Then Terry dubs him "mayor", followed by the other Horai denizens. Fortunately, Marlowe turns out to be cut for the job.
* HappilyMarried: Terry and Sylvia.
* TheHeart: Sylvia thinks she's useless since she doesn't know a trade like Terry or can lead like Marlowe, so she decides to tend the flowers of the village. This turns out to brighten the mood of everyone and turn the shabby village in a beautiful place. [[spoiler:After her death, Mona decides to walk in her mother's footsteps.]]
* HiddenDepths: Hilda is as good as a clockmaker as a bomb technician, but she finds explosives funnier. Likewise, Henry is quite crafty for a bard and knows his way around medicine.
* IllGirl: Sylvia suffers from a chronic disease and a weak constitution, needing medicine from Henry as well as frequent rest. [[spoiler: Her condition catches up with her soon after the bridge is completed and ultimately kills her.]]
* JerkWithAHeartOfGold: Gordon doesn't give a shit about anything but his work and himself once his work is done, and won't hesitate to tell you that. But he also willingly takes Terry in as his apprentice to work on the Horai bridge -- a bridge that he chose to rebuild ''just'' because he overheard Aldo talking about it. [[spoiler:He also carves a gravestone for Sylvia so she won't be forgotten.]]
* NightmareFetishist: Henry gets jolts of inspiration from his phobias of heights and darkness. The latter causes him to act like he's possessed, freaking out Aldo and Amy in the process.
* ParentalSubstitute: Rebecca becomes one for Sylvia, as she's estranged from her son and Sylvia is implied to be an orphan.
* ScrewPolitenessImASenior: Grace's way of welcoming people in her house is to threaten to pelt them with fruits or ''rocks'' [[spoiler:until Hilda, implied to be her daughter, cracks her shell]].
* StuffBlowingUp: Hilda's bread and butter. Her only job is to cook up bombs to clear rubble in the mines. According to a fisherman, her works caused a gigantic fire at the Rinde docks.

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* CharacterDevelopment: After CoolMask: Wears one as [[spoiler: the bridge is completed, Aldo finds Oracle. It's to hide the inhabitants very different, most notably Marlowe who became much more confident and ambitious and Terry calmer as well as [[spoiler:a father]]. [[spoiler:This is the effects of the Visus Echo messing with the local time, causing nearly 10 years to pass in Horai while it's only a few days outside.horrid radiation burns on his face from his experiments.]]
* GotVolunteered: At first Marlowe is just a young man who wants to rebuild Horai IgnoredExpert: [[spoiler:He knew the Xeno-Crystal was unstable and find out why it was abandoned. Then Terry dubs him "mayor", followed by wanted to focus on the other Horai denizens. Fortunately, Marlowe turns out to be cut for the job.
* HappilyMarried: Terry and Sylvia.
* TheHeart: Sylvia thinks she's useless
Geo-Crystal instead. He got ignored, since she doesn't know a trade like Terry or can lead like Marlowe, so she decides to tend the flowers of the village. This turns out to brighten the mood of everyone and turn the shabby village in a beautiful place. [[spoiler:After her death, Mona decides to walk in her mother's footsteps.Xeno-Crystal provided more energy.]]
* HiddenDepths: Hilda is as good as a clockmaker as a bomb technician, but she finds explosives funnier. Likewise, Henry is quite crafty for a bard and knows his way around medicine.
* IllGirl: Sylvia suffers from a chronic disease and a weak constitution, needing medicine from Henry as well as frequent rest.
LukeIAmYourFather: [[spoiler: Her condition catches up with her soon after the bridge is completed and ultimately kills her.Or rather, cat owner.]]
* JerkWithAHeartOfGold: Gordon doesn't give a shit about anything but his work SecretSecretKeeper: [[spoiler:When Aldo and himself once his work is done, and won't hesitate to tell you that. But he also willingly takes Terry Feinne meet him in as his apprentice to work on the Horai bridge -- a bridge Purgatory, Chronos reveals that he chose to rebuild ''just'' because he overheard knew Aldo talking about it. [[spoiler:He also carves a gravestone for Sylvia so she won't be forgotten.]]
* NightmareFetishist: Henry gets jolts
wasn’t really Eden during their conversation in the Tower of inspiration from his phobias of heights and darkness. The latter causes him to act like Stars]].
* SoProudOfYou: He tells Aldo that
he's possessed, freaking out glad that Aldo foiled his plan earlier, and Amy in the process.
* ParentalSubstitute: Rebecca becomes one for Sylvia, as she's estranged from her son and Sylvia
how happy he is implied to be an orphan.
* ScrewPolitenessImASenior: Grace's way of welcoming people in her house is to threaten to pelt them
with fruits or ''rocks'' [[spoiler:until Hilda, implied to be her daughter, cracks her shell]].
* StuffBlowingUp: Hilda's bread and butter. Her only job is to cook
how Aldo grew up bombs to clear rubble in the mines. According to a fisherman, her works caused a gigantic fire at the Rinde docks.[[spoiler: during his dying speech, since he mistook Aldo for his son.]]



[[folder:The Macminal Family]]
A dynasty of history buffs and traders who flourished during the present era, but also known for being incredibly naive, causing them to hit a dry spell in the future era, leading to the closure of the Nilva Museum they own...

to:

[[folder:The Macminal Family]]
A dynasty of history buffs
[[folder:Madoka Chronos]]
Professor Chronos' wife
and traders mother of his children, who flourished during the present era, but also known for being incredibly naive, causing them to hit a dry spell in the future era, leading to the closure of the Nilva Museum they own...worked alongside him at KMS and went missing just like him and their family.



* HorribleJudgeOfCharacter: The family's flaw, causing them to lose all of their money to con artists.
* GoneHorriblyRight: Aldo and Amy take steps to ensure the Macminal family will keep their museum open. As a result, when [[spoiler:the Chrono Clan]] starts targeting it, the Macminals release ''monsters'' in the museum.
* IdenticalGrandson: The founder of the dynasty looks exactly like his descendant in Elzion, 800 years later.
* IntrepidMerchant: The Macminal founder hones up his trade skills by working with the Nopaew Clan... At the Ancient Battlefield.
* TrustPassword: Aldo is able to convince Macminal that the museum brochure from the future is legitimate because [[spoiler: the museum emblem was one that he chose secretly to use if he ever was successful enough to start a museum.]]

to:

* HorribleJudgeOfCharacter: The family's flaw, causing them to lose all of GoodParents: Like her husband, she dearly loved their money children [[spoiler:and their pet cat.]]
* IgnoredExpert: [[spoiler:KMS refused
to con artists.
* GoneHorriblyRight: Aldo
listen to her objections and Amy take steps to ensure disagreements about turning Riica into a combat android instead of a helper one]], so she fried it's protocols.
* WeHardlyKnewYe: She has
the Macminal least amount of importance of the whole Chronos family. Her only appearances are on a holovid and [[spoiler:in Eden's memories]]. Riica's 5-star quest, however, gives her more of the spotlight.
* WhatHappenedToTheMouse: Of all the Chronos
family will keep their museum open. As a result, when [[spoiler:the Chrono Clan]] starts targeting it, members, Madoka is the Macminals release ''monsters'' in the museum.
* IdenticalGrandson: The founder of the dynasty looks exactly like his descendant in Elzion, 800 years later.
* IntrepidMerchant: The Macminal founder hones up his trade skills by working with the Nopaew Clan... At the Ancient Battlefield.
* TrustPassword: Aldo is able to convince Macminal that the museum brochure from the future is legitimate because [[spoiler: the museum emblem was
only one that he chose secretly to use if he ever was successful enough to start a museum.]]whose fate is still unknown.



!!Future Era
[[folder:Sebastia]]
A young genius from Elzion and a close friend of Amy and Riica, as well as other important people.

to:

!!Future Era
[[folder:Sebastia]]
A young genius from
[[folder:The Administrator]]
The ruler of
Elzion and a close friend of Amy and Riica, as well as other important people.in the future era.



* ComplexityAddiction: The entirety of Riica's quest to unlock her 5-star form stems from the fact that [[spoiler:Sebastia wanted the Madoka Report, which can only be accessed using Riica's AI. Thus, Sebastia creates a new AI from scratch that through a series of battles can learn and replicate Riica's AI (unsurprisingly, said AI gets a little ''too'' self-autonomous and rebels)... and at no point did it ever occur to her to just ''ask'' Riica to access the report for her]].
* FriendlessBackground: She has trouble making friends. Her only friends are Amy and the Administrator, and Amy has to reassure her that the two of them are friends.
* IntergenerationalFriendship: Her chess partner, the Administrator, is one of the few people she considers to put her at ease.
* ProperlyParanoid: Riica's second quest has her barricaded inside her house as she's persuaded that someone is following her. Aldo is at first dismissive, but it turns out she ''does'' have a stalker.
* ShorterMeansSmarter: She's barely taller than the child [=NPCs=], but she was able to jump from middle school straight to college. [[spoiler: No surprise considering she was able to design a HumongousMecha in middle school.]]
* SmartPeoplePlayChess: Her chess buddy is none other than the Administrator of Elzion.
* VagueAge: She's clearly young, but Leo pesters her about wanting to marry her.
* WrenchWench: Her favorite activity is to find and tinker with Synth Human parts and upgrade them. [[spoiler:This puts her on the Synth Human radar, who keep tabs on her to steal and reproduce her work.]]

to:

* ComplexityAddiction: The entirety of Riica's quest to unlock her 5-star form stems from CoolOldGuy: He is noticeably older than the fact that [[spoiler:Sebastia wanted the Madoka Report, which can only be accessed using Riica's AI. Thus, two other rulers (Palsifal and Miglance VII), has a cohort of servant androids in his office, takes time off his schedule to play chess with Sebastia creates a new AI from scratch that through a series of battles can learn and replicate Riica's AI (unsurprisingly, said AI gets a little ''too'' self-autonomous helps Aldo and rebels)... and his team at no point did it ever occur to her to just ''ask'' Riica to access every step of the report for her]].
* FriendlessBackground: She has trouble making friends. Her only friends are Amy and the Administrator, and Amy has to reassure her that the two of them are friends.
way.
* IntergenerationalFriendship: Her He plays chess partner, the Administrator, is one of the few people she with Sebastia, and considers to put her at ease.
* ProperlyParanoid: Riica's second quest has her barricaded inside her house as she's persuaded that someone is following her.
a good enough friend to give Aldo is at first dismissive, but it turns out an audience just because she ''does'' requested it.
* ReasonableAuthorityFigure: He lets Aldo and his friends access the Xeno-Domain at will (somthing only KMS higher-ups can do, for short periods of time) and use his personal teleporter since they're the only people who
have a stalker.
* ShorterMeansSmarter: She's barely taller than
clue about how to stop the child [=NPCs=], but she was able Phantom and thus prevent damge and loss of life to jump from middle school straight to college. [[spoiler: No surprise considering she was able to design a HumongousMecha in middle school.]]
Elzion.
* SmartPeoplePlayChess: Her He is Sebastia's chess buddy is none other than the Administrator of Elzion.
* VagueAge: She's clearly young, but Leo pesters her about wanting to marry her.
* WrenchWench: Her favorite activity is to find and tinker with Synth Human parts and upgrade them. [[spoiler:This puts her on the Synth Human radar, who keep tabs on her to steal and reproduce her work.]]
buddy.



[[folder:Professor Chronos]]
A brilliant scientist from the future that worked on the Xeno-Crystal Project. He went missing years ago, along with his entire family. [[spoiler: He really sent himself into the past to try and change history as the Oracle.]]

to:

[[folder:Professor Chronos]]
A brilliant scientist from
[[folder:Synth Hydra and Synth Cannon]]
The Synths in charge of
the future that worked on Riftbreaker, the Xeno-Crystal Project. He went missing years ago, along with his entire family. [[spoiler: He really sent himself into time-traveling ship built by the past to try and change history as the Oracle.]]Synth Humans.



* CoolMask: Wears one as [[spoiler: the Oracle. It's to hide the horrid radiation burns on his face from his experiments.]]
* IgnoredExpert: [[spoiler:He knew the Xeno-Crystal was unstable and wanted to focus on the Geo-Crystal instead. He got ignored, since the Xeno-Crystal provided more energy.]]
* LukeIAmYourFather: [[spoiler: Or rather, cat owner.]]
* SecretSecretKeeper: [[spoiler:When Aldo and Feinne meet him in Purgatory, Chronos reveals that he knew Aldo wasn’t really Eden during their conversation in the Tower of Stars]].
* SoProudOfYou: He tells Aldo that he's glad that Aldo foiled his plan earlier, and how happy he is with how Aldo grew up [[spoiler: during his dying speech, since he mistook Aldo for his son.]]

to:

* CoolMask: Wears one as [[spoiler: DefeatMeansFriendship: [[spoiler:Once Aldo and team defeat the Oracle. It's Synth Hydra and Helena nearly performs an HeroicSacrifice to hide prevent the horrid radiation burns on his face Riftbreaker from his experiments.crashing]], they joins them.
* GlobalAirship: [[spoiler:While allied with the main cast, the Riftbreaker functions like one. They even let you travel to new locations in various time periods, and fast-travel across time periods without needing to stop by the Spacetime Rift.
]]
* IgnoredExpert: [[spoiler:He knew HotBlooded: Synth Cannon, as the Xeno-Crystal was unstable main weapon of the Riftbreaker, always ramble about how he wants to blow up and wanted to focus on shoot stuff, even after he joins you.
* LivingShip
* XtremeKoolLetterz: Once he assimilates
the Geo-Crystal instead. He got ignored, since the Xeno-Crystal provided more energy.]]
* LukeIAmYourFather: [[spoiler: Or rather, cat owner.]]
* SecretSecretKeeper: [[spoiler:When Aldo and Feinne meet him in Purgatory, Chronos reveals that he knew Aldo wasn’t really Eden during their conversation in the Tower of Stars]].
* SoProudOfYou: He tells Aldo that he's glad that Aldo foiled his plan earlier, and how happy he is with how Aldo grew up [[spoiler: during his dying speech, since he mistook Aldo for his son.]]
Primeval Gem [[spoiler:and can cross Chronos' Umbra galewinds]], Hydra jokingly asks to be called "Synth Hydra Z" from now on.



[[folder:Madoka Chronos]]
Professor Chronos' wife and mother of his children, who worked alongside him at KMS and went missing just like him and their family.

to:

[[folder:Madoka Chronos]]
Professor Chronos' wife
[[folder:Dream World Beast]]
An unnamed chimera that appears in the Dream Worlds during the IDA School Episodes. It has acted as a benefactor by allowing the party to look into the distant memories of the dreamers, which becomes crucial to saving them. Of course, it does this with a price,
and mother the player has to do some legwork in progressing the Episodes first.

[[spoiler:For more information
of his children, who worked alongside him at KMS and went missing just like him and their family.its true identity, see Mana under the Future Era section.]]



* GoodParents: Like her husband, she dearly loved their children [[spoiler:and their pet cat.]]
* IgnoredExpert: [[spoiler:KMS refused to listen to her objections and disagreements about turning Riica into a combat android instead of a helper one]], so she fried it's protocols.
* WeHardlyKnewYe: She has the least amount of importance of the whole Chronos family. Her only appearances are on a holovid and [[spoiler:in Eden's memories]]. Riica's 5-star quest, however, gives her more of the spotlight.
* WhatHappenedToTheMouse: Of all the Chronos family members, Madoka is the only one whose fate is still unknown.

to:

* GoodParents: Like FunetikAksent: How its speech is written.
* MysteriousStranger: Nobody knows who or what it is, but Claude notes that the Chimera appeared in every Dream World IDEA has encountered and always helped to save the dreamers.
* SoulFragment: [[spoiler:The Dream World Beasts are actually scattered fragments of Mana. They all get brought together to reform
her husband, she dearly loved their children [[spoiler:and their pet cat.]]
* IgnoredExpert: [[spoiler:KMS refused to listen to her objections and disagreements about turning Riica into a combat android instead of a helper one]], so she fried it's protocols.
* WeHardlyKnewYe: She has
at the least amount midpoint of importance of the whole Chronos family. Her only appearances are on a holovid and [[spoiler:in Eden's memories]]. Riica's 5-star quest, however, gives her more of the spotlight.
* WhatHappenedToTheMouse: Of all the Chronos family members, Madoka is the only one whose fate is still unknown.
IDA School Part 3.]]



[[folder:The Administrator]]
The ruler of Elzion in the future era.

to:

[[folder:The Administrator]]
The ruler of Elzion in
[[folder:Mayu]]
A student at IDA Academy who was hospitalized for a terminal illness. In
the future era.peak of her despair, she, like Saki, ate a dark apple, creating her Dream World in which she can live without being impaired by it.



* CoolOldGuy: He is noticeably older than the two other rulers (Palsifal and Miglance VII), has a cohort of servant androids in his office, takes time off his schedule to play chess with Sebastia and helps Aldo and his team at every step of the way.
* IntergenerationalFriendship: He plays chess with Sebastia, and considers her a good enough friend to give Aldo an audience just because she requested it.
* ReasonableAuthorityFigure: He lets Aldo and his friends access the Xeno-Domain at will (somthing only KMS higher-ups can do, for short periods of time) and use his personal teleporter since they're the only people who have a clue about how to stop the Phantom and thus prevent damge and loss of life to Elzion.
* SmartPeoplePlayChess: He is Sebastia's chess buddy.

to:

* CoolOldGuy: He is noticeably older than the two other rulers (Palsifal and Miglance VII), has DespairEventHorizon: Like anybody who ate a cohort of servant androids in his office, takes time off his schedule to play chess Dark Apple, Mayu was at her wits' end with Sebastia her illness gnawing at her and helps Aldo Saki insulting her by accident when she was given the apple. [[spoiler:Once rescued, Saki making up to her and his team at every step of the way.
* IntergenerationalFriendship: He plays chess with Sebastia, and considers
her father's research about a cure for her illness give her a good new drive in life.]]
* EnemyWithout: Like with Saki, Mayu's Dream World manifests a Heart Guardian that does its utmost to keep her asleep.
* ForDoomTheBellTolls: A recurring theme in her Dream World is the clock tower's bell. Its ringing reminded her of her numbered days. In her Dream World, its ringing signals when she uses her time control powers.
* HerCodenameWasMarySue: While she's much more strong and powerful than in the real world, making herself the IDA Vice-Chair and able to fly, she turned Isuka into her invincible protector, able to outspeed anything and even cut down divinely-powered arrows.
* IllGirl: She's hospitalized for a terminal illness which also claimed her mother.
* IOweYouMyLife: She worships Isuka since she saved her from the burning hospital ward where Mayu was when they were younger.
* ParentalAbandonment: Her mother died from the same illness that plagues her, and her father died in a disaster that befell her previous treatment ward.
* PromotedToPlayable: [[spoiler:After completion of IDA School Part 3, she's progressed
enough friend in her recovery to give Aldo an audience just because move from the hospital to the school's infirmary, and she requested it.
* ReasonableAuthorityFigure: He lets Aldo and his friends access
can be recruited into the Xeno-Domain at will (somthing only KMS higher-ups can do, for short periods Lord of time) and use his personal teleporter since they're the only people who have a clue about how to stop the Phantom and thus prevent damge and loss of life to Elzion.
* SmartPeoplePlayChess: He is Sebastia's chess buddy.
Mana subgame.]]



[[folder:Synth Hydra and Synth Cannon]]
The Synths in charge of the Riftbreaker, the time-traveling ship built by the Synth Humans.

to:

[[folder:Synth Hydra [[folder:Ciel's parents]]
The father
and Synth Cannon]]
The Synths in charge
mother of Ciel, Shannon and their three sisters. Ciel's father is a very eccentric fashion designer, whose pecularities rubbed on his wife and children. They own the Riftbreaker, the time-traveling ship built by the Synth Humans.whole Garden Island, home to their manor and shapeshifting garden.



* DefeatMeansFriendship: [[spoiler:Once Aldo and team defeat the Synth Hydra and Helena nearly performs an HeroicSacrifice to prevent the Riftbreaker from crashing]], they joins them.
* GlobalAirship: [[spoiler:While allied with the main cast, the Riftbreaker functions like one. They even let you travel to new locations in various time periods, and fast-travel across time periods without needing to stop by the Spacetime Rift.]]
* HotBlooded: Synth Cannon, as the main weapon of the Riftbreaker, always ramble about how he wants to blow up and shoot stuff, even after he joins you.
* LivingShip
* XtremeKoolLetterz: Once he assimilates the Primeval Gem [[spoiler:and can cross Chronos' Umbra galewinds]], Hydra jokingly asks to be called "Synth Hydra Z" from now on.

to:

* DefeatMeansFriendship: [[spoiler:Once AmazinglyEmbarrassingParents: Inverted. Ciel and Shannon are as weird as their parents and all of the island's inhabitants, to the dismay of Aldo and team defeat the Synth Hydra and Helena nearly performs an HeroicSacrifice Renri.
* BadFuture: [[spoiler:Ciel's entire family is revealed
to prevent the Riftbreaker hail from crashing]], they joins them.
* GlobalAirship: [[spoiler:While allied with
the main cast, the Riftbreaker functions like one. far future of a different timeline, where IndividualityIsIllegal and their artistic quirks are criminalized. They even let you travel to new locations in various time periods, and fast-travel across time periods without needing to stop fled by using the Spacetime Rift.Garden Island as a dimension-traveling ship, then settled down in Elzion's timeline after the birth of Ciel.]]
* HotBlooded: Synth Cannon, as BeingWatched: The Elzion COA have their eyes on them ever since they installed themselves on Garden Island, having a dedicated inspector assigned to their house. Officially, it's because their home is too close to the main weapon Elzion plate, but Renri states that they're suspected criminals due to their isolation and eccentric lifestyle. It's considered [[ReassignedToAntarctica a borderline demotion]] by Renri and the COA to get this assignment since you have to deal with Ciel's family all day every day.
* BigFancyHouse: When you have five children, you need a big house, but Ciel's parents live in a literal manor. With a large garden that reorganizes itself every time you want and full of robotic animals. [[spoiler:And that doesn't include the advanced machinery that powers the whole island, a GlobalAirship in disguise]].
* CampStraight: Ciel's dad. Would you believe the fashion designer who walks around wearing big butterfly wings and overreacts to anything has a wife and five kids?
* IChooseToStay: [[spoiler:Ciel's family were dimensional wanderers at first, but stuck to the Elzion timeline after Ciel was born there. Likewise, their servants are former inhabitants of their home world sent to arrest them, but decided to stay with them after discovering what art and beauty were.]]
* InterfaceSpoiler: It's supposed to be a big shock when Shannon reveals that all the animals present in the Garden, save for her cats, are robotic [[spoiler:since the only biological life forms in their original timeline are humans]]. The fact that they drop items mechanical in nature (screws, power cells) spills the beans as soon as you win your first battle.
* TheMasquerade: The cat burglar who frequently visits their house and robs them of various items such as doorknobs and pillows [[spoiler:is played by Ciel's parents, who made up the whole affair to toughen up their son in case he gets kidnapped.]]
** The whole eccentric attitude
of the Riftbreaker, always ramble about how he wants family, while genuine, [[spoiler:helps to blow up and shoot stuff, hide their origins from a world where even after he joins you.
having a ''name'' is a criminal offence and arts are outlawed.]]
* LivingShip
* XtremeKoolLetterz: Once he assimilates the Primeval Gem [[spoiler:and can cross Chronos' Umbra galewinds]], Hydra jokingly asks to be called "Synth Hydra Z" from now on.
SickeninglySweethearts



[[folder:Dream World Beast]]
An unnamed chimera that appears in the Dream Worlds during the IDA School Episodes. It has acted as a benefactor by allowing the party to look into the distant memories of the dreamers, which becomes crucial to saving them. Of course, it does this with a price, and the player has to do some legwork in progressing the Episodes first.

[[spoiler:For more information of its true identity, see Mana under the Future Era section.]]

to:

[[folder:Dream World Beast]]
An unnamed chimera that appears in the Dream Worlds during the IDA School Episodes. It has acted as a benefactor by allowing the party to look into the distant memories of the dreamers, which becomes crucial to saving them. Of course, it does this with a price,
!!Antiquity
[[folder:Ratchett]]
A court mage serving King Palsifal
and the player has go-to expert for anything related to do some legwork in progressing the Episodes first.

[[spoiler:For more information of its true identity, see Mana under the Future Era section.]]
magic for Aldo and team.



* FunetikAksent: How its speech is written.
* MysteriousStranger: Nobody knows who or what it is, but Claude notes that the Chimera appeared in every Dream World IDEA has encountered and always helped to save the dreamers.
* SoulFragment: [[spoiler:The Dream World Beasts are actually scattered fragments of Mana. They all get brought together to reform her at the midpoint of IDA School Part 3.]]

to:

* FunetikAksent: How its speech TheArchmage: While she doesn't hold the title, Ratchett is written.
knowledgable about almost everything related to magic, which proves helpful for both Aldo's and some of his allies' quests.
* MysteriousStranger: Nobody knows who or what it is, AscendedExtra: Of sorts. She has a generic [=NPC=] sprite, but Claude notes that the Chimera appeared in every Dream World IDEA has encountered and always helped to save the dreamers.
* SoulFragment: [[spoiler:The Dream World Beasts are actually scattered fragments of Mana. They all get brought together to reform
a later update gave her at the midpoint a character portrait to go with it.
* CoolOldLady
* MrExposition: She's a go-to source
of IDA School Part 3.]]information about magic related issues.



[[folder:Mayu]]
A student at IDA Academy who was hospitalized for a terminal illness. In the peak of her despair, she, like Saki, ate a dark apple, creating her Dream World in which she can live without being impaired by it.

to:

[[folder:Mayu]]
[[folder:The Nopaew Clan]]
A student at IDA Academy who was hospitalized clan of small humanoid creatures known for a terminal illness. In setting up as merchants and traders in the peak of her despair, she, like Saki, ate a dark apple, creating her Dream World most remote places, dealing in which she can live without being impaired by it.odd wares.



* DespairEventHorizon: Like anybody who ate a Dark Apple, Mayu was at her wits' end with her illness gnawing at her and Saki insulting her by accident when she was given the apple. [[spoiler:Once rescued, Saki making up to her and her father's research about a cure for her illness give her a new drive in life.]]
* EnemyWithout: Like with Saki, Mayu's Dream World manifests a Heart Guardian that does its utmost to keep her asleep.
* ForDoomTheBellTolls: A recurring theme in her Dream World is the clock tower's bell. Its ringing reminded her of her numbered days. In her Dream World, its ringing signals when she uses her time control powers.
* HerCodenameWasMarySue: While she's much more strong and powerful than in the real world, making herself the IDA Vice-Chair and able to fly, she turned Isuka into her invincible protector, able to outspeed anything and even cut down divinely-powered arrows.
* IllGirl: She's hospitalized for a terminal illness which also claimed her mother.
* IOweYouMyLife: She worships Isuka since she saved her from the burning hospital ward where Mayu was when they were younger.
* ParentalAbandonment: Her mother died from the same illness that plagues her, and her father died in a disaster that befell her previous treatment ward.
* PromotedToPlayable: [[spoiler:After completion of IDA School Part 3, she's progressed enough in her recovery to move from the hospital to the school's infirmary, and she can be recruited into the Lord of Mana subgame.]]

to:

* DespairEventHorizon: Like anybody who ate a Dark Apple, Mayu was at her wits' end with her illness gnawing at her DarkIsNotEvil: They possess "shadow" similarly to how the elves have "radiance", but are not evil.
* IntelligibleUnintelligible: Humans can't understand their speech
and Saki insulting her by accident when she was given vice versa, but humans and Nopaew are capable of reading each others hearts, allowing communication.
* TheNameless: With one exception,
the apple. [[spoiler:Once rescued, Saki making up Nopaew do not have names. [[spoiler: Giving a name to her a Nopaew is a taboo, and her father's research about a cure for her illness give her a new drive in life.breaking that taboo corrupts the namer.]]
* EnemyWithout: Like with Saki, Mayu's Dream World manifests PlantHair: Under their hoods, they have what looks like leaves for hair.
* ProudMerchantRace: They set up
a Heart Guardian that does its utmost to keep her asleep.
* ForDoomTheBellTolls: A recurring theme in her Dream World is the clock tower's bell. Its ringing reminded her of her numbered days. In her Dream World, its ringing signals when she uses her time control powers.
* HerCodenameWasMarySue: While she's much more strong and powerful than
forge ''and'' a bazaar in the real world, making herself the IDA Vice-Chair Spacetime Rift and able to fly, she turned Isuka into her invincible protector, able to outspeed anything and even cut down divinely-powered arrows.
* IllGirl: She's hospitalized for a terminal illness which
also claimed her mother.
* IOweYouMyLife: She worships Isuka since she saved her
excavate artifacts from the burning hospital ward where Mayu was when they were younger.
* ParentalAbandonment: Her mother died from the same illness that plagues her, and her father died in a disaster that befell her previous treatment ward.
* PromotedToPlayable: [[spoiler:After completion of IDA School Part 3, she's progressed enough in her recovery
Ancient Battlefield to move from the hospital sell them to the school's infirmary, and she can be recruited into the Lord of Mana subgame.]]archeologists.
* SdrawkcabName: It's "weapon" backwards.



[[folder:Ciel's parents]]
The father and mother of Ciel, Shannon and their three sisters. Ciel's father is a very eccentric fashion designer, whose pecularities rubbed on his wife and children. They own the whole Garden Island, home to their manor and shapeshifting garden.

to:

[[folder:Ciel's parents]]
The father
!!Timespace Rift
[[folder:Gallery Master]]
A mysterious individual who presided over the Gallery of Dreams, he grants Aldo the ability to call on allies from throughout time
and mother of Ciel, Shannon and their three sisters. Ciel's father is a very eccentric fashion designer, whose pecularities rubbed on space to aid him in his wife and children. They own the whole Garden Island, home to their manor and shapeshifting garden.quest.



* AmazinglyEmbarrassingParents: Inverted. Ciel and Shannon are as weird as their parents and all of the island's inhabitants, to the dismay of Aldo and Renri.
* BadFuture: [[spoiler:Ciel's entire family is revealed to hail from the far future of a different timeline, where IndividualityIsIllegal and their artistic quirks are criminalized. They fled by using the Garden Island as a dimension-traveling ship, then settled down in Elzion's timeline after the birth of Ciel.]]
* BeingWatched: The Elzion COA have their eyes on them ever since they installed themselves on Garden Island, having a dedicated inspector assigned to their house. Officially, it's because their home is too close to the Elzion plate, but Renri states that they're suspected criminals due to their isolation and eccentric lifestyle. It's considered [[ReassignedToAntarctica a borderline demotion]] by Renri and the COA to get this assignment since you have to deal with Ciel's family all day every day.
* BigFancyHouse: When you have five children, you need a big house, but Ciel's parents live in a literal manor. With a large garden that reorganizes itself every time you want and full of robotic animals. [[spoiler:And that doesn't include the advanced machinery that powers the whole island, a GlobalAirship in disguise]].
* CampStraight: Ciel's dad. Would you believe the fashion designer who walks around wearing big butterfly wings and overreacts to anything has a wife and five kids?
* IChooseToStay: [[spoiler:Ciel's family were dimensional wanderers at first, but stuck to the Elzion timeline after Ciel was born there. Likewise, their servants are former inhabitants of their home world sent to arrest them, but decided to stay with them after discovering what art and beauty were.]]
* InterfaceSpoiler: It's supposed to be a big shock when Shannon reveals that all the animals present in the Garden, save for her cats, are robotic [[spoiler:since the only biological life forms in their original timeline are humans]]. The fact that they drop items mechanical in nature (screws, power cells) spills the beans as soon as you win your first battle.
* TheMasquerade: The cat burglar who frequently visits their house and robs them of various items such as doorknobs and pillows [[spoiler:is played by Ciel's parents, who made up the whole affair to toughen up their son in case he gets kidnapped.]]
** The whole eccentric attitude of the family, while genuine, [[spoiler:helps to hide their origins from a world where even having a ''name'' is a criminal offence and arts are outlawed.]]
* SickeninglySweethearts

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* AmazinglyEmbarrassingParents: Inverted. Ciel and Shannon are as weird as their parents and all of BlindingBangs: His face is obscured by long bangs, in addition to a full beard.
* GreaterScopeParagon: After
the island's inhabitants, events of chapter 17, he appears to the dismay of Aldo to spur him into action and Renri.
* BadFuture: [[spoiler:Ciel's entire family is revealed to hail from
can potentially protect him in battle. [[spoiler:He's also the far future of a different timeline, where IndividualityIsIllegal one who taught Vares how to sharpen and their artistic quirks are criminalized. They fled by using the Garden Island as a dimension-traveling ship, then settled down in Elzion's timeline after the birth of Ciel.]]
* BeingWatched: The Elzion COA have their eyes on them ever since they installed themselves on Garden Island, having a dedicated inspector assigned to their house. Officially, it's because their home is too close to the Elzion plate, but Renri states that they're suspected criminals due to their isolation and eccentric lifestyle. It's considered [[ReassignedToAntarctica a borderline demotion]] by Renri and the COA to get this assignment since you have to deal with Ciel's family all day every day.
* BigFancyHouse: When you have five children, you need a big house, but Ciel's parents live in a literal manor. With a large garden that reorganizes itself every time you want and full of robotic animals. [[spoiler:And that doesn't include the advanced machinery that powers the whole island, a GlobalAirship in disguise]].
* CampStraight: Ciel's dad. Would you believe the fashion designer who walks around wearing big butterfly wings and overreacts to anything has a wife and five kids?
* IChooseToStay: [[spoiler:Ciel's family were dimensional wanderers at first, but stuck to the Elzion timeline after Ciel was born there. Likewise, their servants are former inhabitants of their home world sent to arrest them, but decided to stay with them after discovering what art and beauty were.]]
* InterfaceSpoiler: It's supposed to be a big shock when Shannon reveals that all the animals present in the Garden, save for her cats, are robotic [[spoiler:since the only biological life forms in their original timeline are humans]]. The fact that they drop items mechanical in nature (screws, power cells) spills the beans as soon as you win your first battle.
* TheMasquerade: The cat burglar who frequently visits their house and robs them of various items such as doorknobs and pillows [[spoiler:is played by Ciel's parents, who made up the whole affair to toughen up their son in case he gets kidnapped.]]
** The whole eccentric attitude of the family, while genuine, [[spoiler:helps to hide their origins from a world where even having a ''name'' is a criminal offence and arts are outlawed.]]
* SickeninglySweethearts
reinforce Palsifal's swords.]]



!!Antiquity
[[folder:Ratchett]]
A court mage serving King Palsifal and the go-to expert for anything related to magic for Aldo and team.

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!!Antiquity
[[folder:Ratchett]]
A court mage serving King Palsifal and the go-to expert for anything related to magic for
[[folder:Barkeep]]
The bartender at Time's Forgotten Stop. When
Aldo and team.first ends up in the Spacetime Rift, he explains to Aldo how to get back to his own time period.



* TheArchmage: While she doesn't hold the title, Ratchett is knowledgable about almost everything related to magic, which proves helpful for both Aldo's and some of his allies' quests.
* AscendedExtra: Of sorts. She has a generic [=NPC=] sprite, but a later update gave her a character portrait to go with it.
* CoolOldLady
* MrExposition: She's a go-to source of information about magic related issues.

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* TheArchmage: While she CassandraTruth: In an optional conversation that can be viewed by visiting his bar between completing the Tower of Stars and the Dimensional Vortex, he tries to tell Aldo that [[spoiler: Aldo isn't really Eden as he had been led to beleive]], but it doesn't hold the title, Ratchett accomplish anything.
* EveryoneCallsHimBarkeep: His name has not been stated, so he
is knowledgable about almost everything related only refered to magic, which proves helpful for both by titles.
* INeverToldYouMyName: He knew
Aldo's and some of his allies' quests.
* AscendedExtra: Of sorts. She has a generic [=NPC=] sprite, but a later update gave her a character portrait
name when they first met, indicating that there is more to go with it.
him than meets the eye.
* CoolOldLady
* MrExposition: She's a go-to source of information about magic related issues.
SunglassesAtNight: He always wears sunglasses, even in the dimly lit bar in the spacetime rift, where it is always night.



[[folder:The Nopaew Clan]]
A clan of small humanoid creatures known for setting up as merchants and traders in the most remote places, dealing in odd wares.

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[[folder:The Nopaew Clan]]
[[folder:Nameless Girl]]
A clan of small humanoid creatures known girl that stands outside the door to Another Dungeon, and provides an introduction for setting up as merchants and traders in the most remote places, dealing in odd wares.mechanic. Her memory is a bit fuzzy, so she doesn't know who she is. By completing Another Dungeon runs, Aldo can return pieces of her memory.



* DarkIsNotEvil: They possess "shadow" similarly to how the elves have "radiance", but are not evil.
* IntelligibleUnintelligible: Humans can't understand their speech and vice versa, but humans and Nopaew are capable of reading each others hearts, allowing communication.
* TheNameless: With one exception, the Nopaew do not have names. [[spoiler: Giving a name to a Nopaew is a taboo, and breaking that taboo corrupts the namer.]]
* PlantHair: Under their hoods, they have what looks like leaves for hair.
* ProudMerchantRace: They set up a forge ''and'' a bazaar in the Spacetime Rift and also excavate artifacts from the Ancient Battlefield to sell them to archeologists.
* SdrawkcabName: It's "weapon" backwards.

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* DarkIsNotEvil: They possess "shadow" similarly to how the elves have "radiance", but are not evil.
* IntelligibleUnintelligible: Humans can't understand their speech and vice versa, but humans and Nopaew are capable of reading each others hearts, allowing communication.
* TheNameless: With one exception, the Nopaew do not have names.
AmnesiacDissonance: [[spoiler: Giving a name She's amiable towards Aldo when they meet, even though her mission is to a Nopaew is a taboo, and breaking that taboo corrupts the namer.kill him, because she doesn't remember her mission well enough.]]
* PlantHair: Under their hoods, they DarkAndTroubledPast: The only memory she has at the start is of being rocked in a dark and lonely world.
* HoldTheLine: [[spoiler:During her boss fight, she continuously empties your Another Force bar and resists everything. You
have what looks like leaves to hold out for hair.
about fifteen turns before she starts hesitating. When she does, your Another Force gauge fills completely and she becomes weak to everything.]]
* ProudMerchantRace: They set up IWarnedYou: She warns Aldo that something terrible will happen if she gets all her memories back. [[spoiler: When she tries to kill him later, she reminds him that she did warn him.]]
* LaserGuidedTykeBomb: [[spoiler: The entire point of her existance is to kill Aldo.]]
* NominalImportance: Subverted. She has no name and uses the generic present era little girl sprite, but she has
a forge ''and'' notable side quest.
* PowerNullifier: [[spoiler:During her boss fight, she seals off the player's access to Another Force by constantly emptying the bar.]]
* RoboticReveal: [[spoiler:During the cutscene before her boss fight begins, she explains that she's
a bazaar mechanical assassin sent from a future that Aldo had unwittingly erased, and his expeditions in the Spacetime Rift and also excavate artifacts from the Ancient Battlefield to sell them to archeologists.
* SdrawkcabName: It's "weapon" backwards.
Another Dungeon door had been feeding her information of his fighting techinques.]]


!![=NPCs=]
[[folder: Varuo]]
A black cat that lives with Aldo and Feinne. He travels with the party, and is playable in an optional mode where he can travel the area around Baruoki.

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!![=NPCs=]
[[folder: Varuo]]
!![=NPCs=] -- General
[[folder:Gallery Master]]
A black cat that lives with mysterious individual who presided over the Gallery of Dreams, he grants Aldo the ability to call on allies from throughout time and Feinne. He travels with the party, and is playable space to aid him in an optional mode where he can travel the area around Baruoki.his quest.



* HenpeckedHusband: [[spoiler: Shapeshifting Varuo's motive for messing with time is avoid ending up with his lazy and demanding wife.]]
* HoistByHisOwnPetard: [[spoiler: The time-traveling, shapeshifting Varuo, he inadvertently changes his own history when he attempts to encourage his past self to touch a book that would grant him his powers. As a result, he ends up stranded in the Spacetime Rift.]]
* PetDressup: It's possible to dress him up in different costumes, although he doesn't seem to mind it.
* RebelliousSpirit: He hates being told what to do, to the point that he [[spoiler: rejects great powers just to spite an alternate version of himself.]]
* RedEyesTakeWarning: In contrast to his normal green eyes, [[spoiler: the alternate-timeline version the caused a great catastrophe by meddling with time has red eyes.]]
* TeamPet: He's the cat that follows the party around by default. He can discover secret paths and crawl through small spaces in the haunted house.

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* HenpeckedHusband: [[spoiler: Shapeshifting Varuo's motive for messing with time BlindingBangs: His face is avoid ending up with his lazy obscured by long bangs, in addition to a full beard.
* GreaterScopeParagon: After the events of chapter 17, he appears to Aldo to spur him into action
and demanding wife.]]
* HoistByHisOwnPetard: [[spoiler: The time-traveling, shapeshifting Varuo, he inadvertently changes his own history when he attempts to encourage his past self to touch a book that would grant
can potentially protect him his powers. As a result, he ends up stranded in battle. [[spoiler:He's also the Spacetime Rift.]]
* PetDressup: It's possible
one who taught Vares how to dress him up in different costumes, although he doesn't seem to mind it.
* RebelliousSpirit: He hates being told what to do, to the point that he [[spoiler: rejects great powers just to spite an alternate version of himself.]]
* RedEyesTakeWarning: In contrast to his normal green eyes, [[spoiler: the alternate-timeline version the caused a great catastrophe by meddling with time has red eyes.]]
* TeamPet: He's the cat that follows the party around by default. He can discover secret paths
sharpen and crawl through small spaces in the haunted house.reinforce Palsifal's swords.]]



[[folder:Gallery Master]]
A mysterious individual who presided over the Gallery of Dreams, he grants Aldo the ability to call on allies from throughout time and space to aid him in his quest.

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[[folder:Gallery Master]]
[[folder:Ogre Rancorem]]
A mysterious individual who presided over powerful demon sword inhabited by the Gallery revengeful spirit of Dreams, he grants the defunct Ogre race. It wants to exact revenge on humanity, but is at the same time bound to help Aldo the ability to call on allies from throughout time and space to aid him in his quest.



* BlindingBangs: His face is obscured by long bangs, in addition to a full beard.
* GreaterScopeParagon: After the events of chapter 17, he appears to Aldo to spur him into action and can potentially protect him in battle. [[spoiler:He's also the one who taught Vares how to sharpen and reinforce Palsifal's swords.]]
[[/folder]]

[[folder:Ogre Rancorem]]
A powerful demon sword inhabited by the revengeful spirit of the defunct Ogre race. It wants to exact revenge on humanity, but is at the same time bound to help Aldo in his quest.
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[[folder:Sebastia]]
A young genius from Elzion and a close friend of Amy and Riica, as well as other important people.

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[[folder:Sebastia]]
A young genius from Elzion and a close friend of Amy and Riica, as well as other important people.
[[folder:Barkeep]]
The bartender at Time's Forgotten Stop. When Aldo first ends up in the Spacetime Rift, he explains to Aldo how to get back to his own time period.



* ComplexityAddiction: The entirety of Riica's quest to unlock her 5-star form stems from the fact that [[spoiler:Sebastia wanted the Madoka Report, which can only be accessed using Riica's AI. Thus, Sebastia creates a new AI from scratch that through a series of battles can learn and replicate Riica's AI (unsurprisingly, said AI gets a little ''too'' self-autonomous and rebels)... and at no point did it ever occur to her to just ''ask'' Riica to access the report for her]].
* FriendlessBackground: She has trouble making friends. Her only friends are Amy and the Administrator, and Amy has to reassure her that the two of them are friends.
* IntergenerationalFriendship: Her chess partner, the Administrator, is one of the few people she considers to put her at ease.
* ProperlyParanoid: Riica's second quest has her barricaded inside her house as she's persuaded that someone is following her. Aldo is at first dismissive, but it turns out she ''does'' have a stalker.
* ShorterMeansSmarter: She's barely taller than the child [=NPCs=], but she was able to jump from middle school straight to college. [[spoiler: No surprise considering she was able to design a HumongousMecha in middle school.]]
* SmartPeoplePlayChess: Her chess buddy is none other than the Administrator of Elzion.
* VagueAge: She's clearly young, but Leo pesters her about wanting to marry her.
* WrenchWench: Her favorite activity is to find and tinker with Synth Human parts and upgrade them. [[spoiler:This puts her on the Synth Human radar, who keep tabs on her to steal and reproduce her work.]]

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* ComplexityAddiction: The entirety of Riica's quest to unlock her 5-star form stems from the fact CassandraTruth: In an optional conversation that [[spoiler:Sebastia wanted can be viewed by visiting his bar between completing the Madoka Report, which can only be accessed using Riica's AI. Thus, Sebastia creates a new AI from scratch that through a series Tower of battles can learn and replicate Riica's AI (unsurprisingly, said AI gets a little ''too'' self-autonomous and rebels)... and at no point did it ever occur to her to just ''ask'' Riica to access the report for her]].
* FriendlessBackground: She has trouble making friends. Her only friends are Amy
Stars and the Administrator, and Amy has Dimensional Vortex, he tries to reassure her tell Aldo that the two of them are friends.
* IntergenerationalFriendship: Her chess partner, the Administrator, is one of the few people she considers to put her at ease.
* ProperlyParanoid: Riica's second quest has her barricaded inside her house as she's persuaded that someone is following her. Aldo is at first dismissive, but it turns out she ''does'' have a stalker.
* ShorterMeansSmarter: She's barely taller than the child [=NPCs=], but she was able to jump from middle school straight to college.
[[spoiler: No surprise considering she was able Aldo isn't really Eden as he had been led to design a HumongousMecha in middle school.]]
beleive]], but it doesn't accomplish anything.
* SmartPeoplePlayChess: Her chess buddy EveryoneCallsHimBarkeep: His name has not been stated, so he is none other only refered to by titles.
* INeverToldYouMyName: He knew Aldo's name when they first met, indicating that there is more to him
than meets the Administrator of Elzion.
eye.
* VagueAge: She's clearly young, but Leo pesters her about wanting to marry her.
* WrenchWench: Her favorite activity is to find and tinker with Synth Human parts and upgrade them. [[spoiler:This puts her on
SunglassesAtNight: He always wears sunglasses, even in the Synth Human radar, who keep tabs on her to steal and reproduce her work.]]dimly lit bar in the spacetime rift, where it is always night.



[[folder:Ratchett]]
A court mage serving King Palsifal and the go-to expert for anything related to magic for Aldo and team.

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[[folder:Ratchett]]
[[folder:Nameless Girl]]
A court mage serving King Palsifal girl that stands outside the door to Another Dungeon, and provides an introduction for the go-to expert for anything related to magic for mechanic. Her memory is a bit fuzzy, so she doesn't know who she is. By completing Another Dungeon runs, Aldo and team.can return pieces of her memory.



* TheArchmage: While she doesn't hold the title, Ratchett is knowledgable about almost everything related to magic, which proves helpful for both Aldo's and some of his allies' quests.
* AscendedExtra: Of sorts. She has a generic [=NPC=] sprite, but a later update gave her a character portrait to go with it.
* CoolOldLady
* MrExposition: She's a go-to source of information about magic related issues.

to:

* TheArchmage: While AmnesiacDissonance: [[spoiler: She's amiable towards Aldo when they meet, even though her mission is to kill him, because she doesn't remember her mission well enough.]]
* DarkAndTroubledPast: The only memory she has at the start is of being rocked in a dark and lonely world.
* HoldTheLine: [[spoiler:During her boss fight, she continuously empties your Another Force bar and resists everything. You have to
hold the title, Ratchett is knowledgable out for about almost everything related to magic, which proves helpful for both Aldo's fifteen turns before she starts hesitating. When she does, your Another Force gauge fills completely and some she becomes weak to everything.]]
* IWarnedYou: She warns Aldo that something terrible will happen if she gets all her memories back. [[spoiler: When she tries to kill him later, she reminds him that she did warn him.]]
* LaserGuidedTykeBomb: [[spoiler: The entire point
of his allies' quests.
her existance is to kill Aldo.]]
* AscendedExtra: Of sorts. NominalImportance: Subverted. She has a no name and uses the generic [=NPC=] present era little girl sprite, but she has a later update gave notable side quest.
* PowerNullifier: [[spoiler:During
her a character portrait boss fight, she seals off the player's access to go with it.
Another Force by constantly emptying the bar.]]
* CoolOldLady
* MrExposition: She's
RoboticReveal: [[spoiler:During the cutscene before her boss fight begins, she explains that she's a go-to source of mechanical assassin sent from a future that Aldo had unwittingly erased, and his expeditions in the Another Dungeon door had been feeding her information about magic related issues.of his fighting techinques.]]



[[folder:Professor Chronos]]
A brilliant scientist from the future that worked on the Xeno-Crystal Project. He went missing years ago, along with his entire family. [[spoiler: He really sent himself into the past to try and change history as the Oracle.]]

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[[folder:Professor Chronos]]
!!Present Era
[[folder: Varuo]]
A brilliant scientist from the future black cat that worked on the Xeno-Crystal Project. He went missing years ago, along lives with his entire family. [[spoiler: Aldo and Feinne. He really sent himself into travels with the past to try party, and change history as is playable in an optional mode where he can travel the Oracle.]]area around Baruoki.



* CoolMask: Wears one as [[spoiler: the Oracle. It's to hide the horrid radiation burns on his face from his experiments.]]
* IgnoredExpert: [[spoiler:He knew the Xeno-Crystal was unstable and wanted to focus on the Geo-Crystal instead. He got ignored, since the Xeno-Crystal provided more energy.]]
* LukeIAmYourFather: [[spoiler: Or rather, cat owner.]]
* SecretSecretKeeper: [[spoiler:When Aldo and Feinne meet him in Purgatory, Chronos reveals that he knew Aldo wasn’t really Eden during their conversation in the Tower of Stars]].
* SoProudOfYou: He tells Aldo that he's glad that Aldo foiled his plan earlier, and how happy he is with how Aldo grew up [[spoiler: during his dying speech, since he mistook Aldo for his son.]]

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* CoolMask: Wears one as HenpeckedHusband: [[spoiler: the Oracle. It's to hide the horrid radiation burns on Shapeshifting Varuo's motive for messing with time is avoid ending up with his face from his experiments.lazy and demanding wife.]]
* IgnoredExpert: [[spoiler:He knew HoistByHisOwnPetard: [[spoiler: The time-traveling, shapeshifting Varuo, he inadvertently changes his own history when he attempts to encourage his past self to touch a book that would grant him his powers. As a result, he ends up stranded in the Xeno-Crystal was unstable and wanted to focus on the Geo-Crystal instead. He got ignored, since the Xeno-Crystal provided more energy.Spacetime Rift.]]
* LukeIAmYourFather: PetDressup: It's possible to dress him up in different costumes, although he doesn't seem to mind it.
* RebelliousSpirit: He hates being told what to do, to the point that he
[[spoiler: Or rather, cat owner.rejects great powers just to spite an alternate version of himself.]]
* SecretSecretKeeper: [[spoiler:When Aldo and Feinne meet him in Purgatory, Chronos reveals that he knew Aldo wasn’t really Eden during their conversation in the Tower of Stars]].
* SoProudOfYou: He tells Aldo that he's glad that Aldo foiled
RedEyesTakeWarning: In contrast to his plan earlier, and how happy he is with how Aldo grew up normal green eyes, [[spoiler: during his dying speech, since he mistook Aldo for his son.]]the alternate-timeline version the caused a great catastrophe by meddling with time has red eyes.]]
* TeamPet: He's the cat that follows the party around by default. He can discover secret paths and crawl through small spaces in the haunted house.



[[folder:Madoka Chronos]]
Professor Chronos' wife and mother of his children, who worked alongside him at KMS and went missing just like him and their family.

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[[folder:Madoka Chronos]]
Professor Chronos' wife
[[folder:Popecha and mother of his children, Mevori]]
Two beastfolk assigned by Guildna to act as Feinne's bodyguards and servants during her captivity,
who worked alongside him at KMS and went missing just like him and their family.later tag along with her.



* GoodParents: Like her husband, she dearly loved their children [[spoiler:and their pet cat.]]
* IgnoredExpert: [[spoiler:KMS refused to listen to her objections and disagreements about turning Riica into a combat android instead of a helper one]], so she fried it's protocols.
* WeHardlyKnewYe: She has the least amount of importance of the whole Chronos family. Her only appearances are on a holovid and [[spoiler:in Eden's memories]]. Riica's 5-star quest, however, gives her more of the spotlight.
* WhatHappenedToTheMouse: Of all the Chronos family members, Madoka is the only one whose fate is still unknown.
[[/folder]]

[[folder:Popecha and Mevori]]
Two beastfolk assigned by Guildna to act as Feinne's bodyguards and servants during her captivity, who later tag along with her.
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[[folder:The Administrator]]
The ruler of Elzion in the future era.

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[[folder:The Administrator]]
Horai villagers]]
The ruler inhabitants of Elzion in the future era.Horai Mining Village, the setting of the Time Mine episode. At first, the only one is the timid loner and later "volunteered" mayor Marlowe, but soon others join: hotheaded carpenter Terry, spacey bard Henry, stern metalworker Rebecca, frail vagrant Sylvia, [[{{Pun}} bombastic]] explosive technician Hilda, grumpy mastersmith Gordon, [[spoiler: Mona, the daughter of Terry and Sylvia]], cranky old lady Grace [[spoiler: and Good Macky]].



* CoolOldGuy: He is noticeably older than the two other rulers (Palsifal and Miglance VII), has a cohort of servant androids in his office, takes time off his schedule to play chess with Sebastia and helps Aldo and his team at every step of the way.
* IntergenerationalFriendship: He plays chess with Sebastia, and considers her a good enough friend to give Aldo an audience just because she requested it.
* ReasonableAuthorityFigure: He lets Aldo and his friends access the Xeno-Domain at will (somthing only KMS higher-ups can do, for short periods of time) and use his personal teleporter since they're the only people who have a clue about how to stop the Phantom and thus prevent damge and loss of life to Elzion.
* SmartPeoplePlayChess: He is Sebastia's chess buddy.

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* CoolOldGuy: He is noticeably older than CharacterDevelopment: After the two bridge is completed, Aldo finds the inhabitants very different, most notably Marlowe who became much more confident and ambitious and Terry calmer as well as [[spoiler:a father]]. [[spoiler:This is the effects of the Visus Echo messing with the local time, causing nearly 10 years to pass in Horai while it's only a few days outside.]]
* GotVolunteered: At first Marlowe is just a young man who wants to rebuild Horai and find out why it was abandoned. Then Terry dubs him "mayor", followed by the
other rulers (Palsifal Horai denizens. Fortunately, Marlowe turns out to be cut for the job.
* HappilyMarried: Terry
and Miglance VII), has Sylvia.
* TheHeart: Sylvia thinks she's useless since she doesn't know
a cohort trade like Terry or can lead like Marlowe, so she decides to tend the flowers of servant androids the village. This turns out to brighten the mood of everyone and turn the shabby village in a beautiful place. [[spoiler:After her death, Mona decides to walk in her mother's footsteps.]]
* HiddenDepths: Hilda is as good as a clockmaker as a bomb technician, but she finds explosives funnier. Likewise, Henry is quite crafty for a bard and knows
his office, way around medicine.
* IllGirl: Sylvia suffers from a chronic disease and a weak constitution, needing medicine from Henry as well as frequent rest. [[spoiler: Her condition catches up with her soon after the bridge is completed and ultimately kills her.]]
* JerkWithAHeartOfGold: Gordon doesn't give a shit about anything but his work and himself once his work is done, and won't hesitate to tell you that. But he also willingly
takes time off Terry in as his schedule apprentice to play chess with Sebastia work on the Horai bridge -- a bridge that he chose to rebuild ''just'' because he overheard Aldo talking about it. [[spoiler:He also carves a gravestone for Sylvia so she won't be forgotten.]]
* NightmareFetishist: Henry gets jolts of inspiration from his phobias of heights
and helps darkness. The latter causes him to act like he's possessed, freaking out Aldo and his team at every step of Amy in the way.
process.
* IntergenerationalFriendship: He plays chess with Sebastia, ParentalSubstitute: Rebecca becomes one for Sylvia, as she's estranged from her son and considers her a good enough friend Sylvia is implied to give Aldo be an audience just because she requested it.
orphan.
* ReasonableAuthorityFigure: He lets Aldo and his friends access the Xeno-Domain at will (somthing only KMS higher-ups can do, for short periods ScrewPolitenessImASenior: Grace's way of time) and use his personal teleporter since they're the only welcoming people who have a clue about how in her house is to stop threaten to pelt them with fruits or ''rocks'' [[spoiler:until Hilda, implied to be her daughter, cracks her shell]].
* StuffBlowingUp: Hilda's bread and butter. Her only job is to cook up bombs to clear rubble in
the Phantom and thus prevent damge and loss of life mines. According to Elzion.
* SmartPeoplePlayChess: He is Sebastia's chess buddy.
a fisherman, her works caused a gigantic fire at the Rinde docks.



[[folder:Synth Hydra and Synth Cannon]]
The Synths in charge of the Riftbreaker, the time-traveling ship built by the Synth Humans.

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[[folder:Synth Hydra [[folder:The Macminal Family]]
A dynasty of history buffs
and Synth Cannon]]
The Synths
traders who flourished during the present era, but also known for being incredibly naive, causing them to hit a dry spell in charge the future era, leading to the closure of the Riftbreaker, the time-traveling ship built by the Synth Humans.Nilva Museum they own...



* DefeatMeansFriendship: [[spoiler:Once Aldo and team defeat the Synth Hydra and Helena nearly performs an HeroicSacrifice to prevent the Riftbreaker from crashing]], they joins them.
* GlobalAirship: [[spoiler:While allied with the main cast, the Riftbreaker functions like one. They even let you travel to new locations in various time periods, and fast-travel across time periods without needing to stop by the Spacetime Rift.]]
* HotBlooded: Synth Cannon, as the main weapon of the Riftbreaker, always ramble about how he wants to blow up and shoot stuff, even after he joins you.
* LivingShip
* XtremeKoolLetterz: Once he assimilates the Primeval Gem [[spoiler:and can cross Chronos' Umbra galewinds]], Hydra jokingly asks to be called "Synth Hydra Z" from now on.

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* DefeatMeansFriendship: [[spoiler:Once HorribleJudgeOfCharacter: The family's flaw, causing them to lose all of their money to con artists.
* GoneHorriblyRight:
Aldo and team defeat Amy take steps to ensure the Synth Hydra and Helena nearly performs an HeroicSacrifice to prevent Macminal family will keep their museum open. As a result, when [[spoiler:the Chrono Clan]] starts targeting it, the Riftbreaker from crashing]], they joins them.
Macminals release ''monsters'' in the museum.
* GlobalAirship: [[spoiler:While allied IdenticalGrandson: The founder of the dynasty looks exactly like his descendant in Elzion, 800 years later.
* IntrepidMerchant: The Macminal founder hones up his trade skills by working
with the main cast, Nopaew Clan... At the Riftbreaker functions like one. They even let you travel Ancient Battlefield.
* TrustPassword: Aldo is able
to new locations in various time periods, and fast-travel across time periods without needing to stop by convince Macminal that the Spacetime Rift.]]
* HotBlooded: Synth Cannon, as the main weapon of the Riftbreaker, always ramble about how he wants to blow up and shoot stuff, even after he joins you.
* LivingShip
* XtremeKoolLetterz: Once he assimilates the Primeval Gem [[spoiler:and can cross Chronos' Umbra galewinds]], Hydra jokingly asks to be called "Synth Hydra Z"
museum brochure from now on.the future is legitimate because [[spoiler: the museum emblem was one that he chose secretly to use if he ever was successful enough to start a museum.]]



[[folder:Barkeep]]
The bartender at Time's Forgotten Stop. When Aldo first ends up in the Spacetime Rift, he explains to Aldo how to get back to his own time period.

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[[folder:Barkeep]]
The bartender at Time's Forgotten Stop. When Aldo first ends up in the Spacetime Rift, he explains to Aldo how to get back to his own time period.
!!Future Era
[[folder:Sebastia]]
A young genius from Elzion and a close friend of Amy and Riica, as well as other important people.



* CassandraTruth: In an optional conversation that can be viewed by visiting his bar between completing the Tower of Stars and the Dimensional Vortex, he tries to tell Aldo that [[spoiler: Aldo isn't really Eden as he had been led to beleive]], but it doesn't accomplish anything.
* EveryoneCallsHimBarkeep: His name has not been stated, so he is only refered to by titles.
* INeverToldYouMyName: He knew Aldo's name when they first met, indicating that there is more to him than meets the eye.
* SunglassesAtNight: He always wears sunglasses, even in the dimly lit bar in the spacetime rift, where it is always night.

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* CassandraTruth: In an optional conversation ComplexityAddiction: The entirety of Riica's quest to unlock her 5-star form stems from the fact that [[spoiler:Sebastia wanted the Madoka Report, which can only be viewed by visiting his bar between completing accessed using Riica's AI. Thus, Sebastia creates a new AI from scratch that through a series of battles can learn and replicate Riica's AI (unsurprisingly, said AI gets a little ''too'' self-autonomous and rebels)... and at no point did it ever occur to her to just ''ask'' Riica to access the Tower of Stars report for her]].
* FriendlessBackground: She has trouble making friends. Her only friends are Amy
and the Dimensional Vortex, he tries Administrator, and Amy has to tell reassure her that the two of them are friends.
* IntergenerationalFriendship: Her chess partner, the Administrator, is one of the few people she considers to put her at ease.
* ProperlyParanoid: Riica's second quest has her barricaded inside her house as she's persuaded that someone is following her.
Aldo that is at first dismissive, but it turns out she ''does'' have a stalker.
* ShorterMeansSmarter: She's barely taller than the child [=NPCs=], but she was able to jump from middle school straight to college.
[[spoiler: Aldo isn't really Eden as he had been led No surprise considering she was able to beleive]], but it doesn't accomplish anything.
design a HumongousMecha in middle school.]]
* EveryoneCallsHimBarkeep: His name has not been stated, so he SmartPeoplePlayChess: Her chess buddy is only refered to by titles.
* INeverToldYouMyName: He knew Aldo's name when they first met, indicating that there is more to him
none other than meets the eye.
Administrator of Elzion.
* SunglassesAtNight: He always wears sunglasses, even in VagueAge: She's clearly young, but Leo pesters her about wanting to marry her.
* WrenchWench: Her favorite activity is to find and tinker with Synth Human parts and upgrade them. [[spoiler:This puts her on
the dimly lit bar in the spacetime rift, where it is always night.Synth Human radar, who keep tabs on her to steal and reproduce her work.]]



[[folder:Nameless Girl]]
A girl that stands outside the door to Another Dungeon, and provides an introduction for the mechanic. Her memory is a bit fuzzy, so she doesn't know who she is. By completing Another Dungeon runs, Aldo can return pieces of her memory.

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[[folder:Nameless Girl]]
[[folder:Professor Chronos]]
A girl brilliant scientist from the future that stands outside worked on the door Xeno-Crystal Project. He went missing years ago, along with his entire family. [[spoiler: He really sent himself into the past to Another Dungeon, try and provides an introduction for change history as the mechanic. Her memory is a bit fuzzy, so she doesn't know who she is. By completing Another Dungeon runs, Aldo can return pieces of her memory.Oracle.]]



* AmnesiacDissonance: [[spoiler: She's amiable towards Aldo when they meet, even though her mission is to kill him, because she doesn't remember her mission well enough.]]
* DarkAndTroubledPast: The only memory she has at the start is of being rocked in a dark and lonely world.
* HoldTheLine: [[spoiler:During her boss fight, she continuously empties your Another Force bar and resists everything. You have to hold out for about fifteen turns before she starts hesitating. When she does, your Another Force gauge fills completely and she becomes weak to everything.]]
* IWarnedYou: She warns Aldo that something terrible will happen if she gets all her memories back. [[spoiler: When she tries to kill him later, she reminds him that she did warn him.]]
* LaserGuidedTykeBomb: [[spoiler: The entire point of her existance is to kill Aldo.]]
* NominalImportance: Subverted. She has no name and uses the generic present era little girl sprite, but she has a notable side quest.
* PowerNullifier: [[spoiler:During her boss fight, she seals off the player's access to Another Force by constantly emptying the bar.]]
* RoboticReveal: [[spoiler:During the cutscene before her boss fight begins, she explains that she's a mechanical assassin sent from a future that Aldo had unwittingly erased, and his expeditions in the Another Dungeon door had been feeding her information of his fighting techinques.]]

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* AmnesiacDissonance: CoolMask: Wears one as [[spoiler: She's amiable towards Aldo when they meet, even though her mission is the Oracle. It's to kill him, because she doesn't remember her mission well enough.hide the horrid radiation burns on his face from his experiments.]]
* DarkAndTroubledPast: The only memory she has at IgnoredExpert: [[spoiler:He knew the start is of being rocked in a dark Xeno-Crystal was unstable and lonely world.
* HoldTheLine: [[spoiler:During her boss fight, she continuously empties your Another Force bar and resists everything. You have
wanted to hold out for about fifteen turns before she starts hesitating. When she does, your Another Force gauge fills completely and she becomes weak to everything.focus on the Geo-Crystal instead. He got ignored, since the Xeno-Crystal provided more energy.]]
* IWarnedYou: She warns Aldo that something terrible will happen if she gets all her memories back. LukeIAmYourFather: [[spoiler: When she tries to kill him later, she reminds him that she did warn him.Or rather, cat owner.]]
* LaserGuidedTykeBomb: SecretSecretKeeper: [[spoiler:When Aldo and Feinne meet him in Purgatory, Chronos reveals that he knew Aldo wasn’t really Eden during their conversation in the Tower of Stars]].
* SoProudOfYou: He tells Aldo that he's glad that Aldo foiled his plan earlier, and how happy he is with how Aldo grew up
[[spoiler: The entire point of her existance is to kill Aldo.]]
* NominalImportance: Subverted. She has no name and uses the generic present era little girl sprite, but she has a notable side quest.
* PowerNullifier: [[spoiler:During her boss fight, she seals off the player's access to Another Force by constantly emptying the bar.]]
* RoboticReveal: [[spoiler:During the cutscene before her boss fight begins, she explains that she's a mechanical assassin sent from a future that
during his dying speech, since he mistook Aldo had unwittingly erased, and for his expeditions in the Another Dungeon door had been feeding her information of his fighting techinques.son.]]



[[folder:The Nopaew Clan]]
A clan of small humanoid creatures known for setting up as merchants and traders in the most remote places, dealing in odd wares.

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[[folder:The Nopaew Clan]]
A clan of small humanoid creatures known for setting up as merchants
[[folder:Madoka Chronos]]
Professor Chronos' wife
and traders in the most remote places, dealing in odd wares.mother of his children, who worked alongside him at KMS and went missing just like him and their family.



* DarkIsNotEvil: They possess "shadow" similarly to how the elves have "radiance", but are not evil.
* IntelligibleUnintelligible: Humans can't understand their speech and vice versa, but humans and Nopaew are capable of reading each others hearts, allowing communication.
* TheNameless: With one exception, the Nopaew do not have names. [[spoiler: Giving a name to a Nopaew is a taboo, and breaking that taboo corrupts the namer.]]
* PlantHair: Under their hoods, they have what looks like leaves for hair.
* ProudMerchantRace: They set up a forge ''and'' a bazaar in the Spacetime Rift and also excavate artifacts from the Ancient Battlefield to sell them to archeologists.
* SdrawkcabName: It's "weapon" backwards.

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* DarkIsNotEvil: They possess "shadow" similarly to how the elves have "radiance", but are not evil.
* IntelligibleUnintelligible: Humans can't understand
GoodParents: Like her husband, she dearly loved their speech and vice versa, but humans and Nopaew are capable of reading each others hearts, allowing communication.
* TheNameless: With one exception, the Nopaew do not have names. [[spoiler: Giving a name to a Nopaew is a taboo, and breaking that taboo corrupts the namer.
children [[spoiler:and their pet cat.]]
* PlantHair: Under their hoods, they have what looks like leaves for hair.
IgnoredExpert: [[spoiler:KMS refused to listen to her objections and disagreements about turning Riica into a combat android instead of a helper one]], so she fried it's protocols.
* ProudMerchantRace: They set up a forge ''and'' a bazaar in WeHardlyKnewYe: She has the Spacetime Rift least amount of importance of the whole Chronos family. Her only appearances are on a holovid and also excavate artifacts from [[spoiler:in Eden's memories]]. Riica's 5-star quest, however, gives her more of the Ancient Battlefield to sell them to archeologists.
spotlight.
* SdrawkcabName: It's "weapon" backwards.WhatHappenedToTheMouse: Of all the Chronos family members, Madoka is the only one whose fate is still unknown.



[[folder:Mysterious Chimera]]
An unnamed chimera that appears in the Dream Worlds during the IDA School Episodes. It has acted as a benefactor by allowing the party to look into the distant memories of the dreamers, which becomes crucial to saving them. Of course, it does this with a price, and the player has to do some legwork in progressing the Episodes first.

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[[folder:Mysterious Chimera]]
An unnamed chimera that appears
[[folder:The Administrator]]
The ruler of Elzion
in the Dream Worlds during the IDA School Episodes. It has acted as a benefactor by allowing the party to look into the distant memories of the dreamers, which becomes crucial to saving them. Of course, it does this with a price, and the player has to do some legwork in progressing the Episodes first.future era.



* FunetikAksent: How its speech is written.
* MysteriousStranger: Nobody knows who or what it is, but Claude notes that the Chimera appeared in every Dream World IDEA has encountered and always helped to save the dreamers.

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* FunetikAksent: How its speech CoolOldGuy: He is written.
* MysteriousStranger: Nobody knows who or what it is, but Claude notes that
noticeably older than the Chimera appeared two other rulers (Palsifal and Miglance VII), has a cohort of servant androids in his office, takes time off his schedule to play chess with Sebastia and helps Aldo and his team at every Dream World IDEA has encountered step of the way.
* IntergenerationalFriendship: He plays chess with Sebastia,
and always helped considers her a good enough friend to save give Aldo an audience just because she requested it.
* ReasonableAuthorityFigure: He lets Aldo and his friends access
the dreamers.Xeno-Domain at will (somthing only KMS higher-ups can do, for short periods of time) and use his personal teleporter since they're the only people who have a clue about how to stop the Phantom and thus prevent damge and loss of life to Elzion.
* SmartPeoplePlayChess: He is Sebastia's chess buddy.



[[folder:The Horai villagers]]
The inhabitants of the Horai Mining Village, the setting of the Time Mine episode. At first, the only one is the timid loner and later "volunteered" mayor Marlowe, but soon others join: hotheaded carpenter Terry, spacey bard Henry, stern metalworker Rebecca, frail vagrant Sylvia, [[{{Pun}} bombastic]] explosive technician Hilda, grumpy mastersmith Gordon, [[spoiler: Mona, the daughter of Terry and Sylvia]], cranky old lady Grace [[spoiler: and Good Macky]].

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[[folder:The Horai villagers]]
[[folder:Synth Hydra and Synth Cannon]]
The inhabitants Synths in charge of the Horai Mining Village, Riftbreaker, the setting of time-traveling ship built by the Time Mine episode. At first, the only one is the timid loner and later "volunteered" mayor Marlowe, but soon others join: hotheaded carpenter Terry, spacey bard Henry, stern metalworker Rebecca, frail vagrant Sylvia, [[{{Pun}} bombastic]] explosive technician Hilda, grumpy mastersmith Gordon, [[spoiler: Mona, the daughter of Terry and Sylvia]], cranky old lady Grace [[spoiler: and Good Macky]].Synth Humans.



* CharacterDevelopment: After the bridge is completed, Aldo finds the inhabitants very different, most notably Marlowe who became much more confident and ambitious and Terry calmer as well as [[spoiler:a father]]. [[spoiler:This is the effects of the Visus Echo messing with the local time, causing nearly 10 years to pass in Horai while it's only a few days outside.]]
* GotVolunteered: At first Marlowe is just a young man who wants to rebuild Horai and find out why it was abandoned. Then Terry dubs him "mayor", followed by the other Horai denizens. Fortunately, Marlowe turns out to be cut for the job.
* HappilyMarried: Terry and Sylvia.
* TheHeart: Sylvia thinks she's useless since she doesn't know a trade like Terry or can lead like Marlowe, so she decides to tend the flowers of the village. This turns out to brighten the mood of everyone and turn the shabby village in a beautiful place. [[spoiler:After her death, Mona decides to walk in her mother's footsteps.]]
* HiddenDepths: Hilda is as good as a clockmaker as a bomb technician, but she finds explosives funnier. Likewise, Henry is quite crafty for a bard and knows his way around medicine.
* IllGirl: Sylvia suffers from a chronic disease and a weak constitution, needing medicine from Henry as well as frequent rest. [[spoiler: Her condition catches up with her soon after the bridge is completed and ultimately kills her.]]
* JerkWithAHeartOfGold: Gordon doesn't give a shit about anything but his work and himself once his work is done, and won't hesitate to tell you that. But he also willingly takes Terry in as his apprentice to work on the Horai bridge -- a bridge that he chose to rebuild ''just'' because he overheard Aldo talking about it. [[spoiler:He also carves a gravestone for Sylvia so she won't be forgotten.]]
* NightmareFetishist: Henry gets jolts of inspiration from his phobias of heights and darkness. The latter causes him to act like he's possessed, freaking out Aldo and Amy in the process.
* ParentalSubstitute: Rebecca becomes one for Sylvia, as she's estranged from her son and Sylvia is implied to be an orphan.
* ScrewPolitenessImASenior: Grace's way of welcoming people in her house is to threaten to pelt them with fruits or ''rocks'' [[spoiler:until Hilda, implied to be her daughter, cracks her shell]].
* StuffBlowingUp: Hilda's bread and butter. Her only job is to cook up bombs to clear rubble in the mines. According to a fisherman, her works caused a gigantic fire at the Rinde docks.

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* CharacterDevelopment: After the bridge is completed, DefeatMeansFriendship: [[spoiler:Once Aldo finds and team defeat the inhabitants very different, most notably Marlowe who became much more confident Synth Hydra and ambitious and Terry calmer as well as [[spoiler:a father]]. [[spoiler:This is Helena nearly performs an HeroicSacrifice to prevent the effects of the Visus Echo messing Riftbreaker from crashing]], they joins them.
* GlobalAirship: [[spoiler:While allied
with the local time, causing nearly 10 years main cast, the Riftbreaker functions like one. They even let you travel to pass new locations in Horai while it's only a few days outside.various time periods, and fast-travel across time periods without needing to stop by the Spacetime Rift.]]
* GotVolunteered: At first Marlowe is just a young man who HotBlooded: Synth Cannon, as the main weapon of the Riftbreaker, always ramble about how he wants to rebuild Horai blow up and find out why it was abandoned. Then Terry dubs him "mayor", followed by shoot stuff, even after he joins you.
* LivingShip
* XtremeKoolLetterz: Once he assimilates
the other Horai denizens. Fortunately, Marlowe turns out Primeval Gem [[spoiler:and can cross Chronos' Umbra galewinds]], Hydra jokingly asks to be cut for the job.
* HappilyMarried: Terry and Sylvia.
* TheHeart: Sylvia thinks she's useless since she doesn't know a trade like Terry or can lead like Marlowe, so she decides to tend the flowers of the village. This turns out to brighten the mood of everyone and turn the shabby village in a beautiful place. [[spoiler:After her death, Mona decides to walk in her mother's footsteps.]]
* HiddenDepths: Hilda is as good as a clockmaker as a bomb technician, but she finds explosives funnier. Likewise, Henry is quite crafty for a bard and knows his way around medicine.
* IllGirl: Sylvia suffers
called "Synth Hydra Z" from a chronic disease and a weak constitution, needing medicine from Henry as well as frequent rest. [[spoiler: Her condition catches up with her soon after the bridge is completed and ultimately kills her.]]
* JerkWithAHeartOfGold: Gordon doesn't give a shit about anything but his work and himself once his work is done, and won't hesitate to tell you that. But he also willingly takes Terry in as his apprentice to work on the Horai bridge -- a bridge that he chose to rebuild ''just'' because he overheard Aldo talking about it. [[spoiler:He also carves a gravestone for Sylvia so she won't be forgotten.]]
* NightmareFetishist: Henry gets jolts of inspiration from his phobias of heights and darkness. The latter causes him to act like he's possessed, freaking out Aldo and Amy in the process.
* ParentalSubstitute: Rebecca becomes one for Sylvia, as she's estranged from her son and Sylvia is implied to be an orphan.
* ScrewPolitenessImASenior: Grace's way of welcoming people in her house is to threaten to pelt them with fruits or ''rocks'' [[spoiler:until Hilda, implied to be her daughter, cracks her shell]].
* StuffBlowingUp: Hilda's bread and butter. Her only job is to cook up bombs to clear rubble in the mines. According to a fisherman, her works caused a gigantic fire at the Rinde docks.
now on.



[[folder:Mayu]]
A student at IDA Academy who was hospitalized for a terminal illness. In the peak of her despair, she, like Saki, ate a dark apple, creating her Dream World in which she can live without being impaired by it.

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[[folder:Mayu]]
A student at IDA Academy who was hospitalized for a terminal illness. In
[[folder:Dream World Beast]]
An unnamed chimera that appears in
the peak of her despair, she, like Saki, ate a dark apple, creating her Dream World in Worlds during the IDA School Episodes. It has acted as a benefactor by allowing the party to look into the distant memories of the dreamers, which she can live without being impaired by it.becomes crucial to saving them. Of course, it does this with a price, and the player has to do some legwork in progressing the Episodes first.

[[spoiler:For more information of its true identity, see Mana under the Future Era section.]]



* FunetikAksent: How its speech is written.
* MysteriousStranger: Nobody knows who or what it is, but Claude notes that the Chimera appeared in every Dream World IDEA has encountered and always helped to save the dreamers.
* SoulFragment: [[spoiler:The Dream World Beasts are actually scattered fragments of Mana. They all get brought together to reform her at the midpoint of IDA School Part 3.]]
[[/folder]]

[[folder:Mayu]]
A student at IDA Academy who was hospitalized for a terminal illness. In the peak of her despair, she, like Saki, ate a dark apple, creating her Dream World in which she can live without being impaired by it.
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* PromotedToPlayable: [[spoiler:After completion of IDA School Part 3, she's progressed enough in her recovery to move from the hospital to the school's infirmary, and she can be recruited into the Lord of Mana subgame.]]



[[folder:The Macminal Family]]
A dynasty of history buffs and traders who flourished during the present era, but also known for being incredibly naive, causing them to hit a dry spell in the future era, leading to the closure of the Nilva Museum they own...

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[[folder:The Macminal Family]]
!!Antiquity
[[folder:Ratchett]]
A dynasty of history buffs court mage serving King Palsifal and traders who flourished during the present era, but also known go-to expert for being incredibly naive, causing them anything related to hit a dry spell in the future era, leading to the closure of the Nilva Museum they own...magic for Aldo and team.



* HorribleJudgeOfCharacter: The family's flaw, causing them to lose all of their money to con artists.
* GoneHorriblyRight: Aldo and Amy take steps to ensure the Macminal family will keep their museum open. As a result, when [[spoiler:the Chrono Clan]] starts targeting it, the Macminals release ''monsters'' in the museum.
* IdenticalGrandson: The founder of the dynasty looks exactly like his descendant in Elzion, 800 years later.
* IntrepidMerchant: The Macminal founder hones up his trade skills by working with the Nopaew Clan... At the Ancient Battlefield.
* TrustPassword: Aldo is able to convince Macminal that the museum brochure from the future is legitimate because [[spoiler: the museum emblem was one that he chose secretly to use if he ever was successful enough to start a museum.]]

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* HorribleJudgeOfCharacter: The family's flaw, causing them TheArchmage: While she doesn't hold the title, Ratchett is knowledgable about almost everything related to lose all of their money to con artists.
* GoneHorriblyRight: Aldo
magic, which proves helpful for both Aldo's and Amy take steps some of his allies' quests.
* AscendedExtra: Of sorts. She has a generic [=NPC=] sprite, but a later update gave her a character portrait
to ensure the Macminal family will keep their museum open. As go with it.
* CoolOldLady
* MrExposition: She's
a result, when [[spoiler:the Chrono Clan]] starts targeting it, the Macminals release ''monsters'' go-to source of information about magic related issues.
[[/folder]]

[[folder:The Nopaew Clan]]
A clan of small humanoid creatures known for setting up as merchants and traders
in the museum.
most remote places, dealing in odd wares.
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* IdenticalGrandson: The founder of DarkIsNotEvil: They possess "shadow" similarly to how the dynasty looks exactly like his descendant in Elzion, 800 years later.
elves have "radiance", but are not evil.
* IntrepidMerchant: The Macminal founder hones up his trade skills by working with IntelligibleUnintelligible: Humans can't understand their speech and vice versa, but humans and Nopaew are capable of reading each others hearts, allowing communication.
* TheNameless: With one exception,
the Nopaew Clan... At do not have names. [[spoiler: Giving a name to a Nopaew is a taboo, and breaking that taboo corrupts the namer.]]
* PlantHair: Under their hoods, they have what looks like leaves for hair.
* ProudMerchantRace: They set up a forge ''and'' a bazaar in the Spacetime Rift and also excavate artifacts from
the Ancient Battlefield.
* TrustPassword: Aldo is able
Battlefield to convince Macminal that the museum brochure from the future is legitimate because [[spoiler: the museum emblem was one that he chose secretly sell them to use if he ever was successful enough to start a museum.]]archeologists.
* SdrawkcabName: It's "weapon" backwards.


* DefeatMeansFriendship: For a given value of friendship, but once Aldo defeats it's manifestation, Ogre Rancorem grundgingly accepts to help him. [[spoiler:Though it's still shown to have its own agenda, such as kick starting the whole Ogre

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* DefeatMeansFriendship: For a given value of friendship, but once Aldo defeats it's manifestation, Ogre Rancorem grundgingly accepts to help him. [[spoiler:Though it's still shown to have its own agenda, such as kick starting the whole OgreOgre War arc by summoning Ogre Spike and possessing Aldo to enact his revenge against the Thunder King and ensure its existence by killing all of the Ogres.]]



* ILied: When first unlocking Another Force, he claimed to have been formed by the Beast clan exterminating all of the Ogres. In truth, it was humanity that did it, and lied in the hopes to use Aldo for his revenge.

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* ILied: When first unlocking Another Force, he claimed to have been formed by the Beast clan exterminating all of the Ogres. In truth, it was humanity that did it, and lied in the hopes to use Aldo for his revenge. Being called out on it forces him to take the form of a giant ogre in an attempt to kill them all, though losing forces him to put his vengeance on hold.


* DefeatMeansFriendship: For a given value of friendship, but once Aldo defeats it's manifestation, Ogre Rancorem grundgingly accepts to help him.

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* BeenThereShapedHistory: [[spoiler:Is revealed at the end of ''The Celestial Tower and the Shadow Witch'' episode to be partially responsible for turning Reptires's World Tree into the Tree of Woe, though not by choice, as someone else brought him there to corrupt it.]]
* DefeatMeansFriendship: For a given value of friendship, but once Aldo defeats it's manifestation, Ogre Rancorem grundgingly accepts to help him. [[spoiler:Though it's still shown to have its own agenda, such as kick starting the whole Ogre


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* ILied: When first unlocking Another Force, he claimed to have been formed by the Beast clan exterminating all of the Ogres. In truth, it was humanity that did it, and lied in the hopes to use Aldo for his revenge.


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* ComplexityAddiction: The entirety of Riica's quest to unlock her 5-star form stems from the fact that [[spoiler:Sebastia wanted the Madoka Report, which can only be accessed using Riica's AI. Thus, Sebastia creates a new AI from scratch that through a series of battles can learn and replicate Riica's AI (unsurprisingly, said AI gets a little ''too'' self-autonomous and rebels)... and at no point did it ever occur to her to just ''ask'' Riica to access the report for her]].



* ShorterMeansSmarter: She's barely taller than the child NPCs, but she was able to jump from middle school straight to college. [[spoiler: No surprise considering she was able to design a HumongousMecha in middle school.]]

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* ShorterMeansSmarter: She's barely taller than the child NPCs, [=NPCs=], but she was able to jump from middle school straight to college. [[spoiler: No surprise considering she was able to design a HumongousMecha in middle school.]]



* AscendedExtra: Of sorts. She has a generic [=NPC=] sprite, but a later update gave her a character portrait to go with it.



* WeHardlyKnewYe: She has the least amount of importance of the whole Chronos family. Her only appearances are on a holovid and [[spoiler:in Eden's memories]].

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* WeHardlyKnewYe: She has the least amount of importance of the whole Chronos family. Her only appearances are on a holovid and [[spoiler:in Eden's memories]]. Riica's 5-star quest, however, gives her more of the spotlight.

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[[folder: Varuo]]
A black cat that lives with Aldo and Feinne. He travels with the party, and is playable in an optional mode where he can travel the area around Baruoki.
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* HenpeckedHusband: [[spoiler: Shapeshifting Varuo's motive for messing with time is avoid ending up with his lazy and demanding wife.]]
* HoistByHisOwnPetard: [[spoiler: The time-traveling, shapeshifting Varuo, he inadvertently changes his own history when he attempts to encourage his past self to touch a book that would grant him his powers. As a result, he ends up stranded in the Spacetime Rift.]]
* PetDressup: It's possible to dress him up in different costumes, although he doesn't seem to mind it.
* RebelliousSpirit: He hates being told what to do, to the point that he [[spoiler: rejects great powers just to spite an alternate version of himself.]]
* RedEyesTakeWarning: In contrast to his normal green eyes, [[spoiler: the alternate-timeline version the caused a great catastrophe by meddling with time has red eyes.]]
* TeamPet: He's the cat that follows the party around by default. He can discover secret paths and crawl through small spaces in the haunted house.
[[/folder]]


A kid genius from Elzion and a close friend of Amy and Riica, as well as other important people.

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A kid young genius from Elzion and a close friend of Amy and Riica, as well as other important people.



* ChildProdigy


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* ShorterMeansSmarter: She's barely taller than the child NPCs, but she was able to jump from middle school straight to college. [[spoiler: No surprise considering she was able to design a HumongousMecha in middle school.]]


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* VagueAge: She's clearly young, but Leo pesters her about wanting to marry her.

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* Shapeshifting: They can disguise themselves as humans.


* DarkIsNotEvil: They posses shadow force similarly to how the elves have radiance, but are not evil.

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* DarkIsNotEvil: They posses shadow force possess "shadow" similarly to how the elves have radiance, "radiance", but are not evil.


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* SdrawkcabName: It's "weapon" backwards.

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* HoldTheLine: [[spoiler:During her boss fight, she continuously empties your Another Force bar and resists everything. You have to hold out for about fifteen turns before she starts hesitating. When she does, your Another Force gauge fills completely and she becomes weak to everything.]]


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* PowerNullifier: [[spoiler:During her boss fight, she seals off the player's access to Another Force by constantly emptying the bar.]]
* RoboticReveal: [[spoiler:During the cutscene before her boss fight begins, she explains that she's a mechanical assassin sent from a future that Aldo had unwittingly erased, and his expeditions in the Another Dungeon door had been feeding her information of his fighting techinques.]]


* IntelligibleUnintelligible

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* IntelligibleUnintelligibleDarkIsNotEvil: They posses shadow force similarly to how the elves have radiance, but are not evil.
* IntelligibleUnintelligible: Humans can't understand their speech and vice versa, but humans and Nopaew are capable of reading each others hearts, allowing communication.


* * NiceJobBreakingItHero: He bought Ogre Rancorem to the World Tree he died at, [[spoiler: and the demon sword corrupted the tree into a Tree of Woe, with the potential to destroy the world.]]

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* * NiceJobBreakingItHero: He bought Ogre Rancorem to the World Tree he died at, [[spoiler: and the demon sword corrupted the tree into a Tree of Woe, with the potential to destroy the world.]]


* PlantHair: Under their hoods, they have what looks like leafs for hair.

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* TheNameless: With one exception, the Nopaew do not have names. [[spoiler: Giving a name to a Nopaew is a taboo, and breaking that taboo corrupts the namer.]]
* PlantHair: Under their hoods, they have what looks like leafs leaves for hair.


* NiceJobBreakingItHero: He bought Ogre Rancorem to the World Tree he died at, [[spoiler: and the demon sword corrupted the tree into a Tree of Woe, with the potential to destroy the world.]]


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* * NiceJobBreakingItHero: He bought Ogre Rancorem to the World Tree he died at, [[spoiler: and the demon sword corrupted the tree into a Tree of Woe, with the potential to destroy the world.]]

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