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The Knights of Saint Christopher
- Legacy Character: "Champions die, the Knights are eternal." Each werewolf hide chooses a champion to bond with, making them a werewolf. When the champion dies, the pelt returns to a special box, to wait for a new champion to come along.
- My Significance Sense Is Tingling: Werewolves hear a loud ringing noise when magic is being performed, cluing them in that there's something happening they should probably go do something about.
- Played by: Jake Manley
- Awesomeness by Analysis: Picks up on tiny details and clues few others notice, giving him a big edge in unraveling the mysteries around him.
- Broken Ace: Jack's obsession with revenge pushed him to become an all-star student and a shoo-in for wizard training. It takes him a few months in college to realize he has been enslaved by his angry, paranoid grandfather into becoming a ruthless assassin.
- Genius Bruiser: He's got great academic achievement to get him the scholarship to Belgrave, and can definitely hold his own in a mundane fistfight. Adding werewolf powers and Order magic on top of this truly makes him a force to be reckoned with.
- The Infiltration: Jack infiltrates the Order.
- Ninja Pirate Zombie Robot: A werewolf who learns the Order's Hermetic Magic.
- Played by: Adam DiMarco
- Always Save the Girl: Only sticks around for the Mad Science experiments because he wants to make sure Ruby is okay. The fact that she's the one who lured him there in the first place makes him snap completely.
- Can't Spit It Out: Towards Lilith. He finally does near the end of the first season, though it's currently unknown if Laser-Guided Amnesia will affect this.
- Mellow Fellow: Randall advises Jack against being caught breaking the residence rules. He also buys Jack a drink, despite Jack not being old enough to legally drink.
- Nerves of Steel: Was chosen to be a werewolf because he saw someone trying to abduct a kid from a playground and rushed in to intervene. He was chosen by Greybeard, described as "The Fearless One." And he's pre-med, a profession which requires Nerves of Steel by default.
- Played by: Devery Jacobs
- Action Girl: As a werewolf this is a given, but she's also the most aggressive of the Knights.
- Blood Knight: Nicknamed Killith by Jack, Lilith enjoys fighting and killing magicians and anyone who has been taken over by magic. The fact that she unironically loves the nickname emphasizes this.
- Ninja Pirate Zombie Robot: Like Jack, she has access to Order magic on top of her werewolf abilities, though she only recalls her time in the Order, and thus her magical training, late in the first season.
- Noodle Incident: Why she was kicked out of the Order. She asks Alyssa, who basically tells her it's Too Soon, then decides she doesn't want to know. Shortly after that, the Knights figure out how to restore her memories, but she never mentions why she was kicked out even now that she presumably remembers it.
- She's Got Legs: Since Shapeshifting Excludes Clothing, the Knights tend to lounge around in bathrobes after a patrol. Lilith's favored robe is black and silver, and short enough to invoke this trope.
- Walking Spoiler: A lot about her is only revealed towards the end of the first season. Even to herself.
- Played by: Thomas Elms
- The Leader: In charge of the Knights. While he often has to remind them of that, he's not a bad leader by any means.
- Serious Business: For him, it's cocktails. And beer pong.
- Sharp-Dressed Man: Often the most well-dressed of the Knights, leaning towards fashionably retro suit and vest combos.
- Team Dad: despite being fairly young, he's considered old for a werewolf, and leads the team.
The Hermetic Order of the Blue Rose
- Alpha Bitch: The kind of personality the Order seems to attract, or be attracted by. Narcissism and the belief that they're better than "normal" people seems to pervade the Order, even among the lowliest Acolytes, and Neophytes who aren't even in yet. Most everyone in it wants fame, money, power, and so on. The Order helps them get it.
- Blood Magic: Generally portrayed as the "good" version, where magic has a cost, and if the caster doesn't pay it in their own blood, it will be paid by someone else.
- Human Sacrifice: For when Blood Magic isn't enough.
- Grey and Black Morality: At their best, the Order are people doing what's necessary to help themselves first and others along the way if possible. At their worst, they're egocentric assholes who believe knowing magic makes them fundamentally better than everyone else (and seem to want to bring in people who already believe they're better than everyone else anyway).
- Played by: Sarah Grey
- Evil Former Friend: While it's a stretch to call her "evil," she and Lilith were best friends in the Order together, until Lilith got kicked out for reasons as-yet unrevealed. From Alyssa's point of view, Lilith is also a case of this to her.
- Hair of Gold, Heart of Gold: Zig-Zagged all to hell. She is the most morally upstanding member of the Order we've met (though that's not saying much). She firmly believes they do good, and can do much more good, but fully realizes there's a few bad apples. Edward gets her help with the Vade Maecum by telling her they can use it to make the world so much better. Though it should be noted, she had no problem with (and was even very excited about) participating in a big, rare, powerful ritual that required several human sacrifices, though those sacrifices did need to be willing and the Order would be looking after the volunteers' families as compensation for participation. By the first season finale, she's erased Jack's memories of the Order and walked away from their relationship, though she clearly does feel bad about it.
- Mentor Ship: Downplayed. She starts as Jack's tutor in the Order, but quickly relinquishes this responsibility to help Edward with the Vade Maecum, and because of the UST between her and Jack. She's no longer his official tutor when they start their relationship, but she informally instructs him a few times.
- Reluctant Love Interest: She refused Jack's interest initially, both because it's wildly inappropriate given their different ranks in the Order and she had her own ambitions she wanted to pursue. She's pretty clearly attracted to him very quickly, and stops resisting his advances before long.
- Played by: Max Martini
- A God Am I: Him, after starting the vade maecum.
- Archnemesis Dad: To Jack. He date-raped Jack's mother with Charm Person magic, causing her to obsess over him until she committed suicide. Jack's grandfather Pete spent years plotting revenge only to discover a conspiracy of corruption and murder with Coventry at the center, so he raised Jack to become The Ace and climb the corporate ladder of Coventry's megacorporation, with the end goal of ruining or murdering Coventry. Coventry's mastery over sacrificial magic and his obsession with an Artifact of Doom make this goal even more prevalent.
- Big Bad: Played fairly straight, complete with evil ritual and a cult of followers.
- Manipulative Bastard: He has a great personal charisma and a gift for manipulating other people to do his bidding, and charming most of his followers into thinking he can do no wrong. And that's just his natural ability, he's implied to have access to magic that can even more effectively bend a person's will. Vera flat-out warns Alyssa that Edward has a way of making you feel special, like you're the most important person in the world to him. "You are not." He is very strongly implied to have charmed his way not only to the top of the Order, but into the pants of just about every single attractive woman he's crossed paths with.
- Slowly Slipping Into Evil: He has some remaining morals at the start of season 1, but he casually discards them in favor of knowledge and power.
- Played by: Katharine Isabelle
- Catchphrase: "This is the part where you..."
- Deadpan Snarker: She's incredibly, rudely sarcastic to just about everyone.
- Enemy Mine: She joins forces with the Knights to stop the vade maecum. Doesn't stop her from screwing them over after Coventry is banished, though.
- Hot Teacher: She's the Chancellor of Belgrave University (basically the overall head of the university), so doesn't actually teach students, but she does interact with them regularly (especially those in or of interest to the Order), and is the head of the local chapter of the Order, so involved with the instruction of the Order members under her. And she's played by Katharine Isabelle.
- Reasonable Authority Figure: Zig-Zagged. She's far more moral than most of the Order higher-ups, and is repeatedly stated to always do what she thinks is best for the Order as a whole, instead of her own personal ambitions. She's the only one who actively opposes Edward's attempts to reunite and use the Vade Maecum. She's also quite understanding of Acolytes new to the Order getting tempted and performing unsanctioned magic, letting even a murder go by with a "try not to do it again." That said, levying no punishment at all against an Acolyte she thinks accidentally murdered someone with magic is a bit beyond "reasonable," and she completely fucks over the Knights after they help her stop Edward and destroy the Vade Maecum by having their memories erased and taking back all their "confiscated" magical books and artifacts.