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The Player (default name: Sabrina)

Sabrina is an Ordinary High-School Student until her Alternate Self bursts through her wardrobe and claims to be a princess escaping the Ball at St. Lyon's, as she absolutely hates dancing. So, naturally, the two of you trade places for a month and you're suddenly surrounded by a Cast Full of Pretty Boys, who just happen to be the alternate selves of some boys in your school...

  • But Thou Must!: There's no way you can refuse Princess Sabrina's offer of trading places with her.
  • Princesses Prefer Pink: Your default dress is pink, and so are some of the alternate dresses.
  • Self-Deprecation: Believes herself to be out of Kyle's league in the beginning.
  • Tsundere: Can be one depending on choices the player picks.


The Princess (default name: Sabrina)

A Rebellious Princess of the Flower Kingdom who loathes the idea of training for the Ball at St. Lyon's, Sabrina begs you to trade places with her for exactly a month before it's over.

  • Alternate Self: To the protagonist - she's a princess in this case.
  • Book Dumb: Got a zero on one of her tests.
  • Identical ID Twin Tag: Her eyes are green instead of brown like regular Sabrina.
  • Nice Job Breaking It, Hero: Her throwing Sabrina into a fish-out-of-water-situation, obviously. Then the princess almost gets Sabrina permanently barred from dancing by showing up and revealing who is who. She manages to fix that mistake, though.
  • Please Spare Him, My Liege!: When your secret is found out and you are barred from dancing with your partner ever again, it's the princess who appeals to the king to convince him to overturn his decision.
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  • Rebellious Princess
  • The Runaway: And running away from dancing at that, although that's explained by the fact that she hates her dancing lessons and is apparently not too good at them, and because she wasn't given a choice about it.
  • Transformation Trinket: Her tiara. Most accessories, actually.
  • Twin Switch: Or Interdimensional Alternate Self Switch, whichever.

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Your royal adviser who does often try to tutor you, but often fails.

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Normally a short humanoid rabbit, he can use magic to grow to the size of a prince. He's actually one of the best dancers in the kingdom, and serves as your teacher. He also has some sort of secret...

  • Forced Transformation: His rabbit form is the result of a curse put on him by a witch. If you dance with him at the ball as a result of rejecting all other potential partners, the curse is lifted and he becomes human once again.
  • Half-Dressed Cartoon Animal: He wears a spiffy top hat and waistcoat, yet no pants or shoes.
  • The Mentor: Serves as your dance instructor.
  • Red Eyes, Take Warning: Subverted, he's an extremely nice guy.

The Princes

Cesar Dubois

One of the princes, who seems to be shallow and womanizing, but naturally there's more to him than meets the eye. He's also pretty romantic, and he will stay faithful to you anyhow.

  • Hidden Depths: Despite flirting with everything that moves, he does, surprisingly, have limits. If you respond to his joke about being his ruler by asking him to bow before you, he refuses on the grounds that he doesn't like the idea of bowing to his lady. Also, like the other partners, Cesar stands up for you when you're revealed to be a replacement for the princess.

Kiefer Bergmann

The sixth prince, he'll only show up after you beat the game once. Like Luciano, he's fairly hard to get as a partner, but unlike Luciano, this is due to his complete disinterest in dancing. He'll warm up with a little encouragement from you.

  • Alternate Self: His counterpart in the real world is Sabrina's bookish classmate Keith.
  • Defrosting Ice Queen: With the right choices, he'll gradually gain interest in the player and dancing.
  • New Game Plus: You can only pursue him after you've beaten the game once.

Klaus Rosencrans

The most popular prince in the game, Klaus embodies Prince Charming through and through. In fact, he's the only prince to start the game with a partner other than you, as well as his personal Instant Fan Club that follows him everywhere.

  • Victorious Childhood Friend: To the princess, actually, if you beat the game with him. You have to set off a specific chain of events involving the emerald necklace in your bedroom to find this out.

Liam Goodrich

Liam loves his sister very much. And by "very much," we really do mean very much. But other than that, he's pretty much the ideal dance partner - unfailingly polite, perpetually smiling, and always there for dance practice.

  • Alternate Self: His alternate self is Sabrina's kind classmate Leon.
  • Brother–Sister Incest: Subverted. He never actually does anything incestuous, and if you romance him he clarifies that you don't really look like his sister upon closer examination, so he's in love with you for real.
  • Curtains Match the Window: He has green eyes and green hair, and he's very fond of plant.
  • Real Men Wear Pink: He loves gardening.
  • Replacement Goldfish: He tells you you remind him of his sister Olive. If you beat the game with him, he'll tell you you don't look like her after all.

Luciano Barbosa

One of the best dancers in the entire game with an attitude to match, Luciano is one of the hardest partners to snag (as he won't even look at you until you push yourself to superhuman levels). But as mentioned, he's one of the best.

  • Alternate Self: Your character's childhood friend Lucas.
  • Arrogant Kung-Fu Guy: Acts like this at first, and he is renowned as an extremely talented dancer.
  • Defrosting Ice King
  • Jerk with a Heart of Gold: Somewhat.
  • No Sense of Direction: Very, very badly. He refuses to acknowledge this, though. Catherine thinks this is endearing.
  • Put on a Bus: Whether you like it or not, he will leave halfway through the game to join the World Dance Competition, and to get him back you have to set off a very specific chain of events.
  • Tsundere: A pretty obvious Type A - he's extremely grouchy and unfriendly until he warms up to you.
  • Victorious Childhood Friend: If the player beats the game with him and declines his offer to marry him, his Earth counterpart Lucas is this.

Vincent Wright

Goes by "Vince". The youngest dance partner in the game, who's a pretty nice kid but can be quite the jerk. He loves to play pranks on people, and often doesn't show up to practice.



A girl from the Flower Kingdom who has a reputation for being a liar and a troublemaker.

  • Cassandra Truth: During the second dance competition, she discovers Sabrina's secret and tries to tell everyone... but they don't believe her at all.
  • Girlish Pigtails: Although she's not that girly.
  • Green-Eyed Monster: Which eventually motivates her to discover your secret and then reveal it to everyone...which doesn't work, since no one believes her.

Princess Cynthia

Klaus's dance partner at the beginning, who is a kind and gentle soul.

Lauren and Brenda

A pair of girls who follow Klaus everywhere.

King Crown

The honorable king of the Flower Kingdom and Sabrina's father. Stern yet kind.


Your friend from school.

  • Ms. Exposition: Her commentary on the guys in your class in the beginning of the game provides for some useful exposition.

Olive Goodrich

Liam's sister, who has fallen ill prior to the events of the game.


Vince's "friend," who doesn't exactly fit the poster nice guy bill.