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* WomanInWhite: Irmgarde.


* RecruitmentByRescue: Fhalken was about to be eaten by goblyns when you come across him.

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* RecruitmentByRescue: RecruitmentByRescue:
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Fhalken was about to be eaten by goblyns when you come across him. him.
** Anshelm is found locked up in a remote tower of Castle Ravenloft.


* CantDropTheHero: Unusually averted. The party size limit is four, and they can be removed if the party is too big. If you do, they are LostForever.

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* CantDropTheHero: Unusually averted. The party size limit is four, and they can be removed if the party is too big. If you do, they are LostForever.[[PermanentlyMissableContent gone for the rest of the game]].



* LostForever:
** If you remove a party member while they are dead, you can never get them back. Otherwise, they will pick a spot when leaving and you can recruit them again.
** Irmgarde and Vladislav disappear after the Ivlis Caverns are completed, [[spoiler: the latter of which is mentioned to have abandoned the party at the portal]]. Interestingly, if you bring Tatian there, she will also disappear forever, [[spoiler: as Vladislav will abduct her]]. It's an AllThereInTheManual moment, but [[spoiler: Tatian is the reincarnation of Strahd's lover, Tatyana.]]


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* PermanentlyMissableContent:
** If you remove a party member while they are dead, you can never get them back. Otherwise, they will pick a spot when leaving and you can recruit them again.
** Irmgarde and Vladislav disappear after the Ivlis Caverns are completed, [[spoiler:the latter of which is mentioned to have abandoned the party at the portal]]. Interestingly, if you bring Tatian there, she will also disappear forever, [[spoiler:as Vladislav will abduct her]]. It's an AllThereInTheManual moment, but [[spoiler: Tatian is the reincarnation of Strahd's lover, Tatyana]].


* {{Badass}}: As they are all playable characters, they go toe-to-toe with hordes of the undead, brigands, and whatever hell Barovia throws at them.
** BadassAdorable: Tatian's ruby red curls and sweet face make her look unassuming, but she is able to fight.
** BadassBeard: Vuko has a goatee, and Fhalken has a full beard.

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* {{Badass}}: As they are all playable characters, they go toe-to-toe with hordes of the undead, brigands, and whatever hell Barovia throws at them.
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BadassAdorable: Tatian's ruby red curls and sweet face make her look unassuming, but she is able to fight.
** * BadassBeard: Vuko has a goatee, and Fhalken has a full beard.


* RedHeadedHero: Tatian.


* ActionGirl: Tatian is a pure class fighter, so she's the most straightforward about it, but all of the women fight with whatever skills they have at their disposal.



* {{Badass}}: As they are all playable characters, they go toe-to-toe with hordes of the undead, brigands, and whatever hell Barovia throws at them.
** BadassAdorable: Tatian's ruby red curls and sweet face make her look unassuming, but she is able to fight.
** BadassBeard: Vuko has a goatee, and Fhalken has a full beard.
* BoyishShortHair: Irmgarde.



* GoodIsNotSoft: Most of the party members are good, but they will put any evildoer in the round without looking back.



** Irmgarde and Vladislav disappear after the Ivlis Caverns are completed, [[spoiler: the latter of which is mentioned to have abandoned the party at the portal]]. Interestingly, if you bring Tatian there, she will also disappear forever, [[spoiler: as Vladislav will abduct her]]. It's a GuideDangIt moment, but [[spoiler: Tatian is the reincarnation of Strahd's lover, Tatyana.]]

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** Irmgarde and Vladislav disappear after the Ivlis Caverns are completed, [[spoiler: the latter of which is mentioned to have abandoned the party at the portal]]. Interestingly, if you bring Tatian there, she will also disappear forever, [[spoiler: as Vladislav will abduct her]]. It's a GuideDangIt an AllThereInTheManual moment, but [[spoiler: Tatian is the reincarnation of Strahd's lover, Tatyana.]]



* MasterOfNone: Velika is a multi-classed character, and while her thieving skills are enough to conquer most thief challenges in the game, she's not as good a warrior or mage as a pure class. Likewise, Tatian's low Strength of 12 and Constitution of 14 makes her a poor choice for a warrior, as even Mischa will have more health than she will.
* MagikarpPower: Mischa starts only at level 4, while the party is probably 3 levels ahead of him at that point. But since he is the only priest in the game [[spoiler: since Irmgarde will disappear before he becomes available]], he can use his spells to great effect once he gets caught up.

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* MasterOfNone: Velika is a multi-classed character, and while her thieving skills are enough to conquer most thief challenges in the game, she's not as good a warrior or mage as a pure class. Likewise, Tatian's low Strength of 12 and Constitution of 14 makes her a poor choice for a warrior, as even warrior over Fhalken. Both Mischa and Velika will have end up having more health than she will.
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* MagikarpPower: Mischa starts only at level 4, while the party is probably 3 levels ahead of him at that point.point since two dungeons need to be completed before he can become available. But since he is the only priest in the game [[spoiler: since Irmgarde will disappear before he becomes available]], he can use his spells to great effect once he gets caught up.



* OptionalPartyMember: The only characters the party needed to meet are Vladislav and Mischa (and only Vladislav needs to be recruited). The rest could be ignored entirely, although Irmgarde helps bypass a few invisible walls if she's in the party.

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* OptionalPartyMember: The only characters the party needed to meet are Vladislav and Mischa (and only Vladislav needs to be recruited). The rest could party must pass by Velika, Gloriana, Irmgarde, and Vuko, but they can be ignored entirely, although Irmgarde helps bypass a few invisible walls if she's in altogether. The party doesn't even need to encounter the party. rest of them.



* Wutai: In the Eastern European inspired realm of Barovia, Irmgarde noticeably dresses like a ninja. JustifiedTrope, as she is a foreigner to the land.

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* Wutai: {{Wutai}}: In the Eastern European inspired realm of Barovia, Irmgarde noticeably dresses like a ninja. JustifiedTrope, as she is a foreigner to the land.


A few characters from Barovia can offer to join the party if the player speaks to them. These include: Fhalken the merchant, Velika the wanderer, Gloriana the elven traveling mage, Tatian the commoner, Mischa the acolyte priest, Vuko the graverobber, Ryzsom the hermit mage, Irmgarde the priestess desperately trying to escape Ravenloft, and Vladislav, the Burgomaster's chief enforcer.

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A few characters from Barovia can offer to join the party if the player speaks to them. These include: Fhalken the merchant, Velika the wanderer, Gloriana the elven traveling mage, Tatian the commoner, Mischa the acolyte priest, Vuko the graverobber, Ryzsom the hermit mage, Irmgarde the priestess desperately trying to escape Ravenloft, priestess, and Vladislav, the Burgomaster's chief enforcer.



* AgentPeacock: Velika is flamboyantly dressed, and even called a peacock by the party at introduction. Although they correct themselves and call her peahen later.

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* EightiesHair: Gloriana's coiff is magnificent.
* AgentPeacock: Velika is flamboyantly dressed, and even called a peacock by the party at introduction. Although they correct themselves and call her peahen later.later since she's a woman.



** Irmgarde and Vladislav disappear after the Ivlis Caverns are completed, [[spoiler: the latter of which is mentioned to have a hidden agenda]]. Interestingly, if you bring Tatian there, she will also disappear forever, [[spoiler: as Vladislav will abduct her]]. It's a GuideDangIt moment, but [[spoiler: Tatian is the reincarnation of Strahd's lover, Tatyana, although this is the only time it will come up in game.]]

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** Irmgarde and Vladislav disappear after the Ivlis Caverns are completed, [[spoiler: the latter of which is mentioned to have a hidden agenda]].abandoned the party at the portal]]. Interestingly, if you bring Tatian there, she will also disappear forever, [[spoiler: as Vladislav will abduct her]]. It's a GuideDangIt moment, but [[spoiler: Tatian is the reincarnation of Strahd's lover, Tatyana, although this is the only time it will come up in game.Tatyana.]]



* MasterOfNone: Velika is a multi-classed character, and while her thieving skills are enough to conquer most thief challenges in the game, she's not as good a warrior or mage as a pure class. Likewise, Tatian's low Strength of 12 and Constitution of 14 makes her a poor choice for a warrior.
* MagikarpPower: Mischa starts only at level 4, while the party is probably 3 levels ahead of him at that point. But since he is the only priest in the game [[spoiler: after Irmgarde disappears]], he can use his spells to great effect once he gets caught up.

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* MasterOfNone: Velika is a multi-classed character, and while her thieving skills are enough to conquer most thief challenges in the game, she's not as good a warrior or mage as a pure class. Likewise, Tatian's low Strength of 12 and Constitution of 14 makes her a poor choice for a warrior.warrior, as even Mischa will have more health than she will.
* MagikarpPower: Mischa starts only at level 4, while the party is probably 3 levels ahead of him at that point. But since he is the only priest in the game [[spoiler: after since Irmgarde disappears]], will disappear before he becomes available]], he can use his spells to great effect once he gets caught up.



* OnlyInItForTheMoney: Velika just adventures for money, trying to save up and get a house.

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* OnlyInItForTheMoney: Velika just adventures tags along with the party for some money, trying to save up and get a house.



* ReligiousBruiser: Mischa is a holy warrior of Lathander.

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* ReligiousBruiser: Mischa is a holy warrior of Lathander. Irmgarde is a cleric of an unknown deity.



* WomanInWhite: Irmgarde.

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* WomanInWhite: Irmgarde.Irmgarde.
* Wutai: In the Eastern European inspired realm of Barovia, Irmgarde noticeably dresses like a ninja. JustifiedTrope, as she is a foreigner to the land.


* LostForver:

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* LostForver: LostForever:



* KingIncongito: [[spoiler: Vladislav is Strahd in disguise.]]

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* KingIncongito: KingIncognito: [[spoiler: Vladislav is Strahd in disguise.]]



* NiceJobFixingItHero: Mischa's attempt to [[spoiler: kill Strahd for being a vampire]] caused the church to be corrupted and the head priest's soul trapped in the Mirror of Life Stealing.

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* NiceJobFixingItHero: NiceJobBreakingItHero: Mischa's attempt to [[spoiler: kill Strahd for being a vampire]] caused the church to be corrupted and the head priest's soul trapped in the Mirror of Life Stealing.

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!! The Player Characters

The two characters the player creates before the game starts. Both are retainers of Lord Dhelt, who chase after his attempted assassin, only to end up in Ravenloft for their trouble.
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* TheAlcoholic: Almost all of their conversations with Bray Martikova involve trying to score some free brandywine.
* CantDropTheHero: Unusually averted. The party size limit is four, and they can be removed if the party is too big. If you do, they are LostForever.
* CharacterCustomization: These characters can be male or female, one of six races[[note]]Human, elf, dwarf, halfling, gnome, half-elf[[/note]] and one of six classes [[note]]Fighter, Paladin, Ranger, Thief, Cleric, or Mage. Multi-classes can be available depending on race.[[/note]] Facial pictures can also be chosen, as well as their stats.
* PurpleProse: They speak in a very theatrical way.

!! Party Members

A few characters from Barovia can offer to join the party if the player speaks to them. These include: Fhalken the merchant, Velika the wanderer, Gloriana the elven traveling mage, Tatian the commoner, Mischa the acolyte priest, Vuko the graverobber, Ryzsom the hermit mage, Irmgarde the priestess desperately trying to escape Ravenloft, and Vladislav, the Burgomaster's chief enforcer.
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* AgentPeacock: Velika is flamboyantly dressed, and even called a peacock by the party at introduction. Although they correct themselves and call her peahen later.
* ALighterShadeOfGray: Vuko is an avowed graverobber. But he is willing to fight the undead and help the party on their quest.
* CrutchCharacter: Irmgarde starts at level 6, higher than the party at that point.
* DeaderThanDead: Mischa was reduced to dry bones by [[spoiler: Strahd]]. The Rod of Rebirth is needed to restore him to life. Also, as she is an elf in 2nd Edition Dungeons and Dragons, Gloriana cannot be raised from the dead with "Raise Dead".
* HairOfGoldHeartOfGold: Mischa is the only party member who joins out of a desire to [[spoiler: kill Strahd]]. He's also quite blond.
* LadyDrunk: Gloriana is never seen without a mug of tuika.
* LostForver:
** If you remove a party member while they are dead, you can never get them back. Otherwise, they will pick a spot when leaving and you can recruit them again.
** Irmgarde and Vladislav disappear after the Ivlis Caverns are completed, [[spoiler: the latter of which is mentioned to have a hidden agenda]]. Interestingly, if you bring Tatian there, she will also disappear forever, [[spoiler: as Vladislav will abduct her]]. It's a GuideDangIt moment, but [[spoiler: Tatian is the reincarnation of Strahd's lover, Tatyana, although this is the only time it will come up in game.]]
* KingIncongito: [[spoiler: Vladislav is Strahd in disguise.]]
* MasterOfNone: Velika is a multi-classed character, and while her thieving skills are enough to conquer most thief challenges in the game, she's not as good a warrior or mage as a pure class. Likewise, Tatian's low Strength of 12 and Constitution of 14 makes her a poor choice for a warrior.
* MagikarpPower: Mischa starts only at level 4, while the party is probably 3 levels ahead of him at that point. But since he is the only priest in the game [[spoiler: after Irmgarde disappears]], he can use his spells to great effect once he gets caught up.
* NiceJobFixingItHero: Mischa's attempt to [[spoiler: kill Strahd for being a vampire]] caused the church to be corrupted and the head priest's soul trapped in the Mirror of Life Stealing.
* OnlyInItForTheMoney: Velika just adventures for money, trying to save up and get a house.
* OptionalPartyMember: The only characters the party needed to meet are Vladislav and Mischa (and only Vladislav needs to be recruited). The rest could be ignored entirely, although Irmgarde helps bypass a few invisible walls if she's in the party.
* PrincessInRags: Subverted. The party think that Tatian is a noblewoman because of her poise, but she's a commoner.
* RecruitmentByRescue: Fhalken was about to be eaten by goblyns when you come across him.
* RedHeadedHero: Tatian.
* ReligiousBruiser: Mischa is a holy warrior of Lathander.
* StrangeSyntaxSpeaker: Ryzsom speaks weirdly. The other characters call him out on this.
* UnknownRival: Ryzsom dislikes the other two mages: Gloriana for being a show pony and Velika for not putting her magic to practical use. Neither of them think anything of Ryzsom at all.
* WomanInWhite: Irmgarde.

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