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Roddick Farrence (Ratix Farrence)

Voiced by: Hiro Yuki (Japanese, original), Mamoru Miyano (Japanese, remake), Yuri Lowenthal (English, remake)
The hero of the game. He protects his hometown of Kratus with his friends Dorne and Millie. When Millie's father does not return from his investigation into the stone sickness in the neighboring town of Coule, he and his friends investigate. When they discover that Millie's father has also contracted stone sickness, they travel to the nearby Mount Metorx in search of a cure, where two people appear out of nowhere in a flash of light.

Millie Chilette (Milly Killet)

Voiced by: Konami Yoshida (Japanese, original), Hitomi Nabatame (Japanese, remake), Katie Leigh (English, remake)
Roddick's childhood friend. She protects her hometown along with him and their friend Dorn, and is apprenticed to her father, the local healer.

Dorne Murtough (Dorn Marto)

Voiced by: Nobuyuki Hiyama (Japanese, original), Kentaro Ito (Japanese, remake), Bryce Papenbrook (credited as Dick Smallberries Jr., English, remake)
Roddick and Millie's childhood friend and partner on the local defense force. He succumbs to stone sickness early on, and his friends journey to find the cure on his behalf.

Ronyx J. Kenny (Ronixis J. Kenny)

Voiced by: Akira Okamori (Japanese, original), Kenji Hamada (Japanese, remake), Sam Gold (English, remake)
The Captain of the starship Calnus. Knowing that the stone sickness plaguing Roak had offworld origins, he travelled there to find the cure. The father of Claude, hero of the sequel.
  • Black Mage: Learned offensive symbology during his time on Roak.
  • The Captain: Of the starship Calnus.
  • Embarrassing Tattoo: Does not like to talk about how he obtained the tattoos he uses to cast symbology or where exactly they are on his body.
  • Sword and Sorcerer: The type A (Fighter and Glass Cannon) with Illia. Ronyx being the former.
  • Mage Marksman: An archer and black mage. This is a bit detrimental to him in the Updated Re-release because bows don't improve the user's magic stat like a staff does.
  • Power Tattoo: Never seen, but they allow him to use his offensive symbology.
  • Second Love: His first wife died before the events of the game. He eventually ends up with Illia.
  • The Straight and Arrow Path: Without access to phasers while stuck in Roak's past, he learned how to use bows.
  • We Named the Monkey "Jack": Between the first two games, he named the family dog Roddick due to their shared fluffy tails.
  • You Gotta Have Blue Hair: In the Super NES version. Retconned to dark brown in the remake.

Ilia Silvestri (Iria Silvestoli)

Voiced by: Wakana Yamazaki (Japanese, original), Sanae Kobayashi (Japanese, remake), Julie Maddalena (English, remake)
Chief science officer of the Calnus and Ronyx's second-in-command. The mother of Claude, the hero of the sequel.

Cyuss Warren (Cius Warren)

Voiced by: Hiroki Tochi (Japanese, original & remake), Grant George (English, remake)
Son of the famed general, Lias Warren. He left his hometown to wander as an adventurer. He meets Roddick and Illia in the town of Haute and offers to help them get to Portmith.

Ashlay Bernbeldt (Ashlay Barnbelt)

Voiced by: Kazuhiko Inoue (Japanese, original), Norio Wakamoto (Japanese, remake), Michael McConnohie (English, remake)
A veteran of the previous war against Asmodeus and old friend of Lias Warren. He witnessed Roddick's talent in the arena and joins to help him refine his abilities.

Ioshua Jerand (Jousha Jerand)

Voiced by: Nobuyuki Hiyama (Japanese, original), Jun Fukuyama (Japanese, remake), Ezra Weisz (English, remake)
A young symbologist who travels the world in search of his younger sister following the murder of their parents. He encounters Roddick outside the Purgatorium.

Phia Melle (Fear Mell)

Voiced by: Konami Yoshida (Japanese, original), Megumi Toyoguchi (Japanese, remake), Dorothy Elias Fahn (English, remake)
Current captain of the Astral Knights and adopted daughter of Lias Warren. Roddick earns her respect after helping to clear her name when she was framed for the attempted murder of Lias.
  • Action Girl
  • Belligerent Sexual Tension: With Cyuss.
  • Dark-Skinned Redhead.
  • Dual Wielding: Equips dual daggers, though she can inexplicably use a shield.
  • Fiery Red Head: She becomes especially fiery when Cyuss is involved.
  • Guest-Star Party Member: In routes where the player isn't trying to recruit her early she will still briefly act as a party member: If Cyuss is in the party, then she will temporarily join during the chase through the Astral Caves; if he isn't because they're waiting for Ashlay, then she'll briefly join Roddick and Ilia when they arrive at Autanim and guide them to Astral. She can permanently join much later during the emblem quest.
  • Happily Adopted: As far as she is concerned, Lias is her father, blood or not.
  • Not Blood Siblings: Her and Cyuss.
  • Optional Party Member: Forcefully joins if the player does not recruit Cyuss or Ashlay, but can also be asked to join later in the game.
  • Panthera Awesome: A Highlander.
  • Pointy Ears

Mavelle Froesson (Marvel Flozen)

Voiced by: Nozomi Nonaka (Japanese, original), Houko Kuwashima (Japanese, remake), Tara Platt (English, remake)
A mysterious woman Ronyx and Millie meet on their travels. She seeks revenge against the Crimson Shield for the murder of her family. She seems to have some connection to Ioshua, but refuses to speak about it.
  • Even the Girls Want Her: Millie can't stop going on about how beautiful she is.
  • Grand Theft Me: Is actually Erys Jerand inhabiting the dormant body of a Muah woman. Erys says that remnants of the unnamed Muah woman's personality remained.
  • Human Aliens: Subverted. Muah are a subspecies of Earthling that were teleported to other worlds when their civilization was struck by a meteor.
  • Lady of Black Magic: An odd case. Her special attacks act like spells but are treated like physical skills.
  • Luke, I Am Your Father: Is actually Ioshua's younger sister in a different body.
  • Meaningful Name: Mavelle's Japanese name can be read as "Marvel Frozen", and the real Mavelle is a Muah woman frozen in the Old Race Ruins.
  • Optional Party Member: She does not join the party if neither Ashlay nor Ioshua are members. She is also the only party member that can be removed after joining.
  • Raven Hair, Ivory Skin

T'nique Arcana (Tinek Arukena)

Voiced by: Takuya Fujisaki (Japanese, original), Chihiro Suzuki (Japanese, remake), Vic Mignogna (English, remake)
A Lycanthrope who saw Roddick in the arena and wished to fight him personally. After being defeated, he asks to travel with Roddick to learn more from him.

Pericci (Perisie)

Voiced by: Wakana Yamazaki (Japanese, original), Yukari Tamura (Japanese, remake), Alicyn Packard (English, remake)
A young Lesser Fellpool that Roddick and Ilia meet while she is being held captive by the Velkent Pirates. After freeing her, Roddick and Millie encounter her in Kratus in the form of a housecat.

Erys (Eris)

Voiced by: Kana Ueda (Japanese), Stephanie Sheh (English)
A character exclusive to the remake. Erys Jerand is Ioshua's younger sister. When her parents were murdered, she was abducted by the Crimson Shield and brainwashed into an assassin. She recovered her memory after an assignment went wrong, and made her way to the Old Race Ruins. There, she found the bodies of the Muah people encased in Ice. Using a Muah device, she switched bodies with a Muah woman, and began seeking revenge against the Crimson Shield under the alias Mavelle Froesson. If Mavelle is taken to her old body at the bottom of the ruins along with Ioshua and Ashlay, she will return to her original form.

Welch Vineyard

Voiced by: Tomoe Hanba (Japanese), Melissa Fahn (English)
Welch is a recruitable character in the PSP Remake.
Tropes about her are listed in the main page.

    Supporting Cast 

Martoth Chliette

Millie's father.

Lias Warren

A general from the previous war with Asmodeus. The father of Cyuss and adopted father of Phia.


The leader of the Fargettian Resistance Force.


Crimson Shield / Del Argosy

Voiced by: Yutaka Aoyama (Japanese, remake), Richard Epcar (English, remake)
A famous war hero, whom Mavelle seeks revenge against, he is said to be working with the monsters.


Voiced by: Ryotaro Okiayu (Japanese, remake), Joe J. Thomas (English, remake)
A demon who terrorized Roak in the past.

Jie Revorse

Voiced by: Kazuhiko Inoue (Japanese, original), Show Hayami (Japanese, remake), Paul St. Peter (English, remake)
The tyrannical ruler of the planet Fargett.
  • Artificial Human: He was created from Asmodeus' data to create a perfect human to survive on Fargett.
  • Big Bad: The main antagonist of the story. Jie Revorse rules the planet that created Asmodeus and oposses the Pangalatic Federation. He also created the bio-weapon that turned the Roak inhabitants in stone, making him a personal enemy of Roddick and Millie.
  • Evil Overlord
  • Final Boss: The last enemy of the game.


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