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* [[spoiler: KilledOffForReal: He and the rest of the party clutched the IdiotBall hard in Longcryer's Tower, ignoring (for misunderstanding) all the warnings that they were walking into a trap. The result: LudicrousGibs as Harper's tattoos exploded.]]

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* [[spoiler: KilledOffForReal: He and the rest of the party clutched the IdiotBall hard in Longcryer's Tower, ignoring (for (or misunderstanding) all the warnings that they were walking into a trap. The result: LudicrousGibs as Harper's tattoos exploded.]]



[[folder: Steve Meloncamp]]
Played by: Mike Bachman

Part of a group of characters that the party played as one-offs to help a macguffin move closer to the core plotline. Both he and a couple of the others have made reappearances later on.
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[[folder: Steve Meloncamp]]
Played by: Mike Bachman

Part of a group of characters that the party played as one-offs to help a macguffin move closer to the core plotline. Both he and a couple of the others have made reappearances later on.

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\n[[folder: Steve Meloncamp]]
Played by: Mike Bachman

Part of a group of characters that the party played as one-offs to help a macguffin move closer to the core plotline. Both he and a couple of the others have made reappearances later on.
Lahnik "Lahni" Caplain]]



!!Friendly [=NPCs=]
All [=NPCs=] are played by Dungeon Master Michael [="ThriftyNerd"=] [=DiMauro=] unless otherwise noted.
[[folder: Roz]]

An NPC the party rescues and becomes a very important character over time. Is the captain of the party's ship, becomes nanny/caregiver to Bucky (Thom & Aludra's adopted orphan son) when the party goes places unsafe for children, develops a deep relationship with Thom that starts with a shared sexual deviancy but turns into one of the longest lasting romantic relationships.

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!!Friendly [=NPCs=]
All [=NPCs=] are played by Dungeon Master Michael [="ThriftyNerd"=] [=DiMauro=] unless otherwise noted.
[[folder: Roz]]

An NPC the party rescues and becomes a very important character over time. Is the captain of the party's ship, becomes nanny/caregiver to Bucky (Thom & Aludra's adopted orphan son) when the party goes places unsafe for children, develops a deep relationship with Thom that starts with a shared sexual deviancy but turns into one of the longest lasting romantic relationships.
Skud Derringer]]



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Aludra and Thom's adoptive son who is left with Roz a lot when the party gets distracted by plotlines.

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Aludra and Thom's adoptive son who is left with Roz a lot when the party gets distracted by plotlines.
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!!Friendly [=NPCs=]
All [=NPCs=] are played by Dungeon Master Michael [="ThriftyNerd"=] [=DiMauro=] unless otherwise noted.
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An NPC the party rescues and becomes a very important character over time. Is the captain of the party's ship, becomes nanny/caregiver to Bucky (Thom & Aludra's adopted orphan son) when the party goes places unsafe for children, develops a deep relationship with Thom that starts with a shared sexual deviancy but turns into one of the longest lasting romantic relationships.

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Aludra and Thom's adoptive son who is left with Roz a lot when the party gets distracted by plotlines.

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Played by: Mike Bachmann
Class: Warlord/Bard (4e), Barbarian (5e)

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Played !!Thom Vidalis
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Played by: Tim Lanning
Class: Sorcerer (4e), Storm Sorcerer (5e)

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Played !!Titus Harper
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Played by: Nika Howard
Class: Avenger (4e), Paladin (5e)

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Played !!Jaela
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Played by: Mike Bachmann
Class: Bard

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Played !!Jett Razor
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Played by: Steven Strom
Class: Wizard

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Played !!Junpei Iori
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Played by: Tim Lanning
Class: Rogue

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!! Tum Thumble
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* BigBeautifulWoman: Aludra has her share of admirers and Jennifer makes it clear that she's not at all skinny - despite her height, she's '''heavier''' than every PC except Thom.
--> '''Jennifer''': She's a busty gal!


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Played by: Jennifer Cheek
Class: Druid (Ep.1-5), Warden (Ep.6-126) (4e)
Paladin (Ep.127-154), Warden (Post-TimeSkip-) (5e)

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Played !!Aludra Wyrmsbane
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(4e), Paladin (Ep.127-154), Warden (Post-TimeSkip-) (5e)



* ArrangedMarriage: Escaping one of these is the reason she left the dwarven kingdom to pursue a life of adventure. [[spoiler: Her betrothed [[NiceGuy actually a pretty swell guy.]]]]

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* ArrangedMarriage: Escaping one of these is the reason she left the dwarven kingdom to pursue a life of adventure. [[spoiler: Her betrothed [[NiceGuy is actually a pretty swell guy.]]]]


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A dwarf warden, then paladin, then warden again. Aludra serves as the party's tank and is the only remaining character that debuted in episode 1.

Fills the role of the party's "heart." She is the nurturer of the party, started as its healer and, before the plotline involved her actual family, she was adopting [=NPCs=] with Thom. She developed a deep romantic relationship with new party memeber, Jaela.

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\nClass: Druid (Ep.1-5), Warden (Ep.6-126) (4e)
Paladin (Ep.127-154), Warden (Post-TimeSkip-) (5e)

A dwarf warden, Druid, then paladin, Warden, then warden Paladin, then Warden again. Aludra serves as the party's tank and is was the only remaining character that debuted in episode 1.

1, before retiring from adventuring to rule the dwarven people in Deephome.

Fills the role of the party's [[TheHeart "heart." "]] She is the nurturer of the party, started as its healer and, before the plotline involved her actual family, she was adopting [=NPCs=] with Thom. She developed a deep romantic relationship with new party memeber, Jaela.
Jaela.

* ArrangedMarriage: Escaping one of these is the reason she left the dwarven kingdom to pursue a life of adventure. [[spoiler: Her betrothed [[NiceGuy actually a pretty swell guy.]]]]
* AwesomeMomentOfCrowning: In the fallout of the Oakback rebellion and as a result of the strength she displayed, the king abdicated his throne to her.
* ButtMonkey: Mostly in terms of mechanics. Jennifer Cheek's legendarily bad rolls are generally described as Aludra flailing around like a drunker toddler.



* GameplayAndStoryIntegration: When it became clear that the group was in need of a defender, Luccan directed the group to a "place of great power". There, Aludra lost the ability to transform but became much sturdier - in other words she changed from Druid to Warden.
* HappilyMarried: To her queen-consort, Jaela.
* StoneWall: Aludra is slow and not terribly accurate, but with her monstrous Constitution and AC, she is by far the best at taking hits.
* TeamMom: She is the motherly soul of the party, usually the first to advocate peaceful solutions. With Thom, she even adopted a young githyanki boy named Bucky.
* TrademarkFavouriteFood: Boob burritos. That is, burritos cooked and stored at the perfect temperature between her boobs. The party agrees that they are delicious and she always stays well-stocked.
* VoluntaryShapeshifting: At the very beginning, Aludra's druid class allowed her to shapeshift into various animal forms. Much, much later, one of Toby's common tactics was to transform Aludra into a giant ''Tyrannosaurus Rex''.




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Class: Warlord/Bard (4e), Barbarian (5e)



* AxCrazy: He is the most reckless and bloodthirsty of the group. An off-hand remark by Tum (and a lapse in Mike Bachmann's attention) resulted in him decapitating a captive Thokas, and he quickly decided that a dragonborn with a tail (which is highly unusual) must die so that [[ThereCanBeOnlyOne Thom remains the only tailed dragonborn in the world]]. He is also a practitioner of Tantric Death - the act of getting as close to death as possible without dying.
* BerserkButton: Thom is volatile at the best of times, but Steve hijacking his body for a short while enraged him. And on the subject of Steve, "[[FantasticRacism Gnollllls...]]".
* BloodKnight: He loves shedding blood. [[CombatSadomasochist It doesn't matter whose.]]



* EvilWeapon: Blood Drinker, which synergises very well with Thom's abilities to the point that Thrifty begins to regret introducing it...



* FireForgedFriends: "Friends" is probably too strong a term, but he eventually softens (a bit) towards [[NiceGuy Steve]].
* ReplacementScrappy: In-universe, this is what he feels about the Battle-Crazed Greatsword(+1) whenever he cannot wield [[EvilWeapon Blood Drinker]].




A human sorcerer. Harper serves as the parties main spell caster. First introduced in episode 32 to fill the void left by Tum.

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\nClass: Sorcerer (4e), Storm Sorcerer (5e)

A human sorcerer. Storm Sorcerer. A charming, if arrogant and abrasive scion of a noble house. Harper serves as the parties party's main spell caster.spellcaster, courtesy of the tattoos etched into his skin. First introduced in episode 32 to fill the void left by Tum.



* AwfulWeddedLife: It seems that way on the surface, given that he's married to the very haughty, classist Ashayara Dayne after the TimeSkip. Indeed, he seems all too happy to leave Pelor's Hope and attend Aludra's wedding. Likely subverted given their six children, their... [[RightThroughTheWall farewell]] as Harper leaves for Deephome and [[spoiler: Dayne's [[WomanScorned grief and fury believing the party to be responsible for Harper's death]]]].




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* EarlyInstallmentWeirdness: The party initially seems to be entranced by Harper, given his 17 Charisma. In fact, Tim demonstrates the power of Harper's charisma by having him [[ItMakesSenseInContext squat down and]] [[Squick take a dump on the ground in front of the party]], who were somehow impressed by this display of "charisma". By the next episode, Harper's [[JerkAss abrasive personality]] began to emerge and he began to become [[TheFriendNobodyLikes tolerated at best]].
* EasilyForgiven: After the events of [[WhamEpisode Episode 79]], Harper is the only one who averts this in regards to [[spoiler: [[InTheBack Ros]]. Even when she [[BigDamnHeroes brings the cavalry]] after the party retrieves the Demonomicon, Harper is prepared to kill her when he spots her again.]] Granted, the rest of the party did not personally experience the betrayal like Harper.
* HiddenDepths: Even after the TimeSkip, Harper remains his angry neurotic self. But while he brings [[GreenEyedMonster Jaela]] to Deephome as a favour to an old friend, he not fooled by her intentions - he has no desire to see her ruin the upcoming wedding and the chance for peace. His discussion with her on the boat shows that he understands the traits and importance of being a true leader, including the personal sacrifices. [[spoiler: Not that it stopped him from being blinded by his own desire for revenge, fatally so.]]
** The same conversation also reveals his attitude towards his tattoos. He sees them as a sign of his obligations
* [[spoiler: KilledOffForReal: He and the rest of the party clutched the IdiotBall hard in Longcryer's Tower, ignoring (for misunderstanding) all the warnings that they were walking into a trap. The result: LudicrousGibs as Harper's tattoos exploded.]]




A deva avenger, later paladin. Jaela is most often on the front lines. First introduced in episode 82.

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A deva avenger, later aasimar (though still called deva in-story) paladin. Jaela is most often on the front lines. First introduced in episode 82.




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Fills the role of the party's "heart." She is the nurturer of the party, started as its healer and, before the plotline involved her actual family, she was adopting NPCs with Thom. She developed a deep romantic relationship with new party memeber, Jaela.

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Fills the role of the party's "heart." She is the nurturer of the party, started as its healer and, before the plotline involved her actual family, she was adopting NPCs [=NPCs=] with Thom. She developed a deep romantic relationship with new party memeber, Jaela.


Fills the role of the party's "heart." She is the nurturer of the party and before the plotline involved her actual family she was adopting NPCs with Thom. She was the first in the party to develop an actual romantic relationship that didn't start as a throw away gag.
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Fills the role of the party's "heart." She is the nurturer of the party and party, started as its healer and, before the plotline involved her actual family family, she was adopting NPCs with Thom. She was the first in the party to develop an actual developed a deep romantic relationship that didn't start as a throw away gag.
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with new party memeber, Jaela.



* CatchPhrase: "Slyyyyy flourish!"

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* CatchPhrase: "Slyyyyy flourish!"flourish!" and "Call me Darkblade."



Fills the role of the party's "heart." She is the nurturer of the party and before the plotline involved her actual family she was adopting NPCs with Thom. She was the first in the party to develop an actual romantic relationship that didn't start as a throw away gag.




Develops a relationship with Aludra.




Is remembered fondly by fans and sometimes people forget how short a time he was a character due to his large impact.

Has been brought back at least once as a ghost during a holiday themed episode.




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Played by: Mike Bachman

Part of a group of characters that the party played as one-offs to help a macguffin move closer to the core plotline. Both he and a couple of the others have made reappearances later on.


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An NPC the party rescues and becomes a very important character over time. Is the captain of the party's ship, becomes nanny/caregiver to Bucky (Thom & Aludra's adopted orphan son) when the party goes places unsafe for children, develops a deep relationship with Thom that starts with a shared sexual deviancy but turns into one of the longest lasting romantic relationships.


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Aludra and Thom's adoptive son who is left with Roz a lot when the party gets distracted by plotlines.

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[[folder: Daisy]]

A donkey bought by the core party that they refused to give up because of the on-going joke about the 'speak to animals' scroll/spell. Ended up becoming Bucky's constant companion.

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* HeroicSacrifice: Thom makes one - by accident - when he closes the portal to the Abyss.


* LeeroyJenkins: Can come off as this in early episodes (most notably the Thokus beheading) since Mike is chronically distracted by the twitch chat and sometimes just wades in without realizing situations have changed since last he paid attention.

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* LeeroyJenkins: Can come off as this in early episodes (most notably the Thokus beheading) since Mike is chronically distracted by the twitch chat and sometimes just wades in without realizing situations have changed since last he paid attention.

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