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With multiple characters and complex backstories, Weeping Willows Spirithand is full of many vibrant and colorful characters that can be found here.


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Scilla

Heheheh! You liked that whole performance, business boy? Man, I'm a GREAT actor, don't 'cha think?! Real convincin', right? Heheh!
The Head Mascot
  • Ax-Crazy: Isn't afraid to hurt the students or lower their morale.
  • A God Am I: Decides that they are a god and plots to remove power from the muns
  • Immune to Bullets: Nagase shot them, but they weren't affected by the bullets.
  • Karma Houdini: Hasn't suffered despite tormenting the students.
  • Kick the Dog: Has no qualms hurting the students.
  • Medium Awareness: They're aware that they're fictional, and attempts to show the students this.
  • My Rules Are Not Your Rules: Has stated that the rules for the students don't apply to them, and they have to follow someone else's orders. This is true given that Scilla has killed some of the students yet doesn't get punished for it.
  • Why Won't You Die?: Nagase has tried to shoot Scilla, Yukan and Caolán tried to fight them, Kristina tried to straight up murder Scilla. Even if Scilla gets destroyed, they just spawn back and deal a Curb-Stomp Battle to whomever hurt them.

Sacha

Witch Mascot
  • Back from the Dead: Reveals that she died at the end of the Urushido event, but is back again to help the students.
  • The Bus Came Back: Comes back at the start of chapter 3 to help the students.
  • Butt-Monkey: Has suffered so much at the hands of Scilla.
  • Put on a Bus: Disappears after her first appearance in chapter 1.

Spooks

Skeleton Mascot
  • Back from the Dead: A rather odd case for Spooks, since they're a skeleton. They did die at the end of the Urushido event, but Scilla brought them back.
  • The Bus Came Back: Comes back during the chapter 5 motive to watch the argument between Nagase and King.
  • Butt-Monkey: At the hands of Scilla. Scilla forced them to come back specifically to torment
  • Pet the Dog: Comforts Emiko after she meets Scilla.
  • Put on a Bus: Disappears after chapter 1 and hasn't been seen since.

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Caolán MacRory

The Ultimate Live Action Roleplayer. He is 18 years old.
  • Adorkable: Is a fan of Lord of the Rings and is considered to be cute. He also doesn't understand innuendos, as demonstrated when he asks Nagase what his comments mean.
  • All-Loving Hero: Cares for every member of the cast, including Ezekiel.
  • Beware the Nice Ones: If he snaps, he snaps HARD. Hearing that Susumu was injured by Scilla caused Caolán to fly into a rage to attack Scilla, freaking out the other students.
  • The Cutie: He's very cute and innocent. When he swears, you know shit is going down.
  • Demonic Possession: Suffers this in chapter 1 when a demon named Izra possessed him. However, Caolán's demon merely flirted with Ezekiel and tried to kiss the guitarist, then started talking with Kal.
  • Handicapped Badass: Walks with a limp, but that doesn't mean he won't fight for his friends.
  • I Can't Believe a Guy Like You Would Notice Me: Is surprised that Susumu returns his affections in chapter 2.
  • The Heart: The Heart of the Student council. Doesn't hate anyone and makes sure that everyone gets together.
  • Horrifying the Horror: After being convinced that Loki was enacting a roleplay early in chapter 3 (Loki was merely venting their frustrations, though it was structured like a roleplay), Caolán decides to roleplay with Scilla. Scilla goes along with it... But the texts horrify Rory and make him go offline.
  • Nerds Are Innocent: He doesn't even know how to function in a relationship.
  • Oh, Crap!: The students themselves freak out when Caolán finally snaps in chapter 3 (because Scilla injured Susumu), shocked that one of the kindest students could snap.

Deirdre Williams

A Reserve Course Student. She is 14 years old. In chapter 2 it's revealed that she's actually the Ultimate Cult Leader.
  • Break the Cutie: After discovering Hisashi's corpse in chapter 3, Deirdre can no longer hold back her emotions and starts to cry, utterly breaking down over losing one of her friends.
  • Deadpan Snarker: Has quite the snarky responses to almost everything. Most of Deirdre's comments are snarky responses to the previous conversation.
  • Disappointed in You: Gives Loki this expression when they mention the idea of letting Altair possess them so that the latter can speak.
  • Emotionless Girl: At the beginning, she didn't show any emotions. However, this is becoming subverted as the story goes on.
  • Evil Albino: Played With. Deirdre was raised to be the Ultimate Cult Leader due to her appearance.
  • Friendless Background: Implied. She rarely brings up anyone in her past, besides her girlfriend in chapter 1 and Nikolai in chapter 2.
  • My God, What Have I Done?: Immediately freaks out when she knocks out Tetsuya in chapter 2.
  • Mystical White Hair: Has a spirit and white hair.
  • No Social Skills: Deirdre has a hard time interacting with the other students, and in many situations she moves away from the conversation.
  • Not So Different: To Susumu. Based on what Deirdre has mentioned, she is the last chance to follow in her parent's footsteps, just like Susumu. That being said, Susumu wasn't raised to be a cult leader.
  • Overly Long Scream: When Ezekiel eats a rat in front of her, she screams so long and hard that characters in the dump were affected by the scream.
  • Red Oni, Blue Oni: The Blue Oni to Kristina's Red Oni. Deirdre is quiet and unsure how to interact with others while Kristina is outgoing and likes to talk with everyone. Kristina officially considers Deirdre to be like her little sister.
  • Taken for Granite: Gets turned to stone in chapter 3 during the demon attack. However, this was in Rory's body while his own body was unharmed. She thankfully gets better.
  • Teens Are Short: She's the second youngest character at 14 and happens to be the shortest of the cast. Interestingly enough, Roark (the youngest character) is taller than her.
  • Took a Level in Badass: Whacks Tetsuya hard enough with a stick to knock him out when they were suffering from the Heebie Jeebies motive.
  • You Leave Him Alone!: After all three of them receive the Heebie Jeebies motive, Deirdre shouts this at Tetsuya when he starts attacking Hisashi before whacking the former with a stick and knocking him out.

Demetrio Castello

He is the Ultimate Mobster, a talent he shares with King (they went to different Academies). He is 20 years old. Demetrio joins the Killing Game in chapter 2.
  • Affably Evil: Despite assisting in saving Deirdre's life in chapter 2, Demetrio comes up with several plans to kill the other students if necessary in chapter 3.
  • Badass Biker: The only person who can make a Hello Kitty bike look intimidating.
  • The Big Guy: After Sou and Kenway's deaths, Demetrio is one of, if not the most physically imposing and powerful members of the cast.
  • Combat Medic: Has extensive knowledge on both how to beat people's asses and save people's asses.
  • Disappointed in You: Every time King speaks over the broadcast, Demetrio ends up more and more disappointed in the previous Ultimate Mobster.
  • The Don: Demetrio is the Ultimate Mobster and his actions imply that he has plenty of power in his organization.
  • Godzilla Threshold: If push comes to shove, he has a plan of action in case he decides to off any other member of the cast.
  • Horrifying the Horror: Tetsu's threat to turn him into a Cow did not sit well with him.
  • Italians Talk with Hands: Averted. Despite being Italian, he very rarely makes hand gestures.
  • Lack of Empathy: Reacts with overwhelming indifference to both Hisashi and Takaika's deaths, as well as Loki's subsequent breakdown.
  • Last-Name Basis: Demands that the rest of the cast refer to him as Castello.
  • Making a Spectacle of Yourself: Often wears crude, pink heart-shaped sunglasses.
  • Red Eyes, Take Warning: When Demetrio takes his sunglasses off, his eyes are a deep, almost glowing red.
  • Red Oni, Blue Oni: The Blue Oni to Tetsu's Red Oni. Demetrio is the Stoic Gangster grounded in reality, and Tetsu is the eccentric Mad Scientist who dabbles in fantasy (Tetsu showed up via an incantation, Demetrio drove in). Demetrio doesn't trust Tetsu at all while Tetsu might view Demetrio as a friend.
  • Sixth Ranger Traitor: Seems to be building up to this, as he joins the party late and is keeping a notebook with ways to kill everyone. He hid the notebook in the woods so that Caolán can't find it.
  • There Was a Door: In chapter 3, instead of leaving Tetsuya and Yukan to speak in private by leaving through a door, he instead elects to jump out of a window, due to it being more convenient to him.
  • The Stoic: Rarely emotes, if at all. Nobody has seen him smile yet.
  • Villains Out Shopping: Quite fond of taking a break from his business, putting on a Hawaiian t-shirt and drinking wine.

Emiko Kasai

The Ultimate Rhythm Gamer. She is 16 years old.
  • All-Loving Hero: She cares for all of the cast and doesn't have anything bad to say about them... But when it's the murderers...
  • Awesomeness by Analysis: Emiko managed to save everyone in chapter 3 from voting wrong because she saw a pattern in the evidence that exposed the killer. That being said she doesn't take this revelation well.
  • Break the Cutie: Constantly suffers from this because she's trapped here. Sou's death and Anna's execution nearly broke the poor girl. Chapter 3 ups the ante by killing two of her friends - Hisashi and Takaika, and she can barely hold herself together when talking to Rory.
  • Dark and Troubled Past: In chapter 4 right before the motive was dropped, Emiko experiences a flashback that implies that something in her backstory isn't pleasant, as she did SOMETHING terrible.
  • Hair of Gold, Heart of Gold: Well her hair does have highlights, but she's one of the nicest students.
  • Heroic BSoD: She has a major breakdown when she found out that Tetsu used her body to kill two of her friends. She ended up crying and isolating herself.
  • Gamer Chick: Emiko is the Ultimate Rhythm Gamer and can be seen playing video games in the arcade frequently.
  • Genki Girl: A very cheerful girl. Most of the time.
  • Multicolored Hair: Has blonde hair with pink highlights.
  • Red Oni, Blue Oni: The Red Oni to Takaika's Blue Oni. Emiko is a cheery young girl who attempts to befriend the generally stoic Takaika, and the two of them are frequently seen hanging around each other.
  • Teens Are Short: Emiko is 16 years old and happens to be rather short.

Kristina Menendez

The Ultimate Lo-Fi Artist. She is 18 years old. In Chapter 3 it's revealed that she's actually the Ultimate Oracle
  • Beware the Nice Ones: Kristina is one of the nicest students in the cast, keeping an eye on Deirdre and helping out whenever she can. However she punches Anna in the second trial after discovering that Anna killed Kenway.
  • Blessed with Suck: Sure she can see the future, but that means she can't do anything about it and has to see her friends die.
  • Break the Cutie: Chapter 2 just broke this poor girl. First, the love of her life is killed, and then she finds out why she was killed.
  • Cloud Cuckoo Lander: In chapter 3 after swapping bodies with Loki, she runs off to take their knife collection. She then promptly uses them for a meme, much to the Forensic Nurse's exasperation.
  • Crouching Moron, Hidden Badass: Kristina seems to be The Ditz and doesn't take anything seriously. In truth, she's actually the Ultimate Oracle.
  • Dark and Troubled Past: Hinted at by Loki during the third chapter due to the flashbacks, before Loki mentions in chapter 3 that she saw her friend die in front of her and that she might have seen visions of all those who died in Spirithand.
  • Driven to Suicide: In Chapter 3, after stealing one of Loki's knives, she contemplates using it to reunite with Kenway before realizing she still had people to protect.
  • Genki Girl: Was a happy go lucky girl who tried to befriend everyone. Becomes subverted after chapter 2.
  • Gratuitous Foreign Language: Occasionally speaks Greek. This hints that she's actually the Ultimate Oracle
  • Her Boyfriend's Jacket: Gets a jacket from Kenway.
  • Heroic BSoD: When she finds Kenway's body, she goes into shock and starts to cry before isolating herself from everyone in chapter 2.
  • Huge Guy, Tiny Girl: Has this dynamic with Kenway, with Kenway being a whooping 8'0 and Kristina being 5'3.
  • Never Got to Say Goodbye: To Kenway. They merely said goodnight to each other, and Kenway went to investigate something before tragically getting killed.
  • Pitbull Dates Puppy: The puppy to Kenway's pitbull. She's cheery, not physically intimidating, and stands at 5'3. Kenway is 8'0, ready to fight at a moment's notice, and rather stoic. When they are together, she brings out Kenway's softer side.
  • Secret Keeper: To Deirdre. Kristina is one of the few characters that knows that Deirdre is the Ultimate Cult Leader.
  • Tragic Keepsake: After Kenway's death, Yukan gives her Kenway's earrings, and Kristina has been wearing them ever since
  • Unstoppable Rage: Twice.
    • The first was against Scilla after discovering that Kenway died. Resulted in a Curb-Stomp Battle however because Scilla is invincible.
    • The second was during the second trial after discovering that Alice had killed Kenway because she was jealous of him. She just about killed Alice right then and there, and Loki could barely restrain her. And Loki was able to drag Kenway with one arm!
  • Walking Spoiler: Hard to talk about her without revealing that she took Kenway's death super hard and that she's the Ultimate Oracle. Subverted to an extent; she can see the future, and it's heavily implied that she knows all the deaths that will occur in the game, but something is preventing her from actually saying anything about it.

Loki Þórsson

The Ultimate Forensic Nurse. They are 19 years old. Loki is genderfluid and uses he/him. she/her, and they/them pronouns, but this wiki will refer to them with they/them pronouns.
  • Awesomeness by Analysis: Loki has been able to figure out most of the characters secrets, though this sometimes bites them in the process. After figuring out Rory's, Rory found out and it led to the two being in a Prisoner's Dilemma.
  • Badass in Distress:
    • Briefly held hostage by Susumu's demon in chapter one.
    • Occurs again in chapter two after fighting with Tetsuya.
    • Gets trapped by a monster in chapter 3.
  • Be Careful What You Wish For: During the Giant Kings event in chapter 2, Loki attempts to get the Giant Kings to look for the real King. However, due to their poor choice of words, they accidentally caused the Kings to attack each other.
  • Belief Makes You Stupid: Defied. Is one of the smartest and religious members of the cast. Granted, Loki has pagan beliefs but still.
  • Beware the Nice Ones: One of the nicest members of the cast, but god forbid you get on their bad side.
  • Bi the Way: Currently dating Nagase Eijiro and previously dated Skuld before she died.
  • Break the Badass: As the Killing Game goes on, multiple events start weighing on Loki's mind and cause their depression to worsen. Each chapter's deaths start to weigh on their mind, but Kenway and Hisashi's deaths weigh the most on their mind because those two were their friends, and Loki loved Hisashi.
  • Broken Ace: Loki is one of the smartest characters whose talent comes in handy during the trials, and happens to be one of the strongest characters. However, deep down Loki has doubts that they are really making a difference,
  • Can't Have Sex, Ever: Made out with Nagase in chapter 3 before the body swap motive, and got whacked in the face with a Capri Sun Box. Also anytime they're with Nagase they get interrupted.
  • Chronic Hero Syndrome: Has this in spades. Loki tries to help everyone in the cast with any issue they have, with mixed results (although in some cases where they fail, there were other factors involved.) Somewhat deconstructed as Loki acknowledges that they can't save everyone, but it stays weighs on their mind.
  • Combat Medic: Is the only licensed nurse in the group, but is also one of the most badass characters in the cast
  • Cradle of Loneliness: When they find Hisashi's body in chapter 3, they break down and start cradling Hisashi's body, refusing to let go of the other.
  • Dark and Troubled Past: Has quite the troubled past.
    • Their mother was a serial killer, and attempted to kill them and their brothers when the three of them found out.
    • Their father died trying to save them.
    • Has been shot at 17 times over the course of 4 years. Is unfazed by this however.
    • Has been stabbed at least 15 times as well.
    • Also fell in love with Skuld Nohr, the Ultimate Police Officer, before she was killed. Loki attempted to save her, but she died in their arms.
  • Declaration of Protection: Promises to protect Nagase while talking to their confessional.
  • Demonic Possession: Suffers this in chapter 1, being possessed by a demon named Thrym. Luckily, all Loki suffered was minor vertigo, as Thrym didn't pose a threat to the students.
  • The Determinator: Loki is constantly trying to find a way to save everyone (including Altair) and find the Urushido survivors. Lampshaded by Hisashi in chapter 3 as Loki was still trying to find a way out then.
  • Every Scar Has a Story: Implied. Loki mentions that they have a scar on their stomach from their mother trying to kill them as a child. They also mention that their body has lots of scars.
  • Gratuitous Foreign Language: Frequently speaks in Icelandic, though they have said things in Romanian.
  • Hair of Gold, Heart of Gold: A sweet person with blond hair.
  • Handicapped Badass: Has a hearing aid. Also frequently breaks bones or gets wounded, but that doesn't stop them from doing things like dragging Kenway to the dorms when he was incapacitated or punching people while holding someone else.
  • Heroic BSoD: Loki has had a few within the rp unfortunately
    • After beating the crap out of Tetsuya in chapter 2, Loki ran off and shut down, horrified by their actions
    • Kenway's death in chapter 2 made them freeze, shocked that one of their friends had fallen.
    • Hisashi's death in chapter 3 has hit Loki the worst, with Loki being unable to process their friend's death.
  • Heroic Self-Deprecation: Wonders if they even deserve their talent if people keep suffering. This is brought up in chapter 3 when they were talking to Hisashi.
  • Holding Your Shoulder Means Injury: Briefly in chapter one after accidentally getting punched by Nagase.
  • Hospital Hottie: Is a very attractive Forensic Nurse.
  • Hypocrite: Loki tends to take care of the others, and lectures them for neglecting their health... Despite being the type of person to neglect their own health in response. Ezekiel calls them out on this in chapter 3 by pointing out that they would be worried about Kristina if she didn't sleep when Loki pulls an all-nighter.
  • Knife Nut: Has a large collection of knives, surprisingly. They keep pulling knives out of nowhere, especially in chapter 2 and 3.
  • I Can't Believe a Guy Like You Would Notice Me: Surprised that Nagase returns their affections in chapter 1. Especially given their animosity in chapter 1.
  • Irony: Is named after the Norse Trickster, but is a nice person. Loki hasn't played tricks on anyone as well.
  • The Matchmaker: Helped pair Kenway with Kristina by giving Kenway advice over the Spookspad.
  • Noodle Incident: Several. Loki casually tells Susumu and Yukan they've been shot at 17 times within three years and later mentions being stabbed 15 times... Before the events of Spirithand. Susumu and Yukan are understandably concerned by this.
  • Oh My Gods!: Frequently says "Gods above" and other Norse related euphemisms.
  • Opposites Attract: They're a forensic nurse dating a mafia accountant. Basically Loki is breaking the law.
  • Pitbull Dates Puppy: The puppy to Nagase's pitbull. Nagase will not hesitate to go after anyone that harms Loki, and Loki is notably shorter than Nagase. While Loki can defend themselves, it's not a good idea to hurt them lest you want Nagase to kill you.
  • Right for the Wrong Reasons: Initially when Loki perceived Rory as a threat... Because the other tried to boss them around in the infirmary. Becomes subverted when Loki keeps an eye on Rory.
  • Red Oni, Blue Oni: The Red Oni to Rory's Blue Oni. Loki is more emotional and focused on helping others while Rory is stoic and implies that he only helps others for his personal gains. They go from being tense acquaintances to enemies over the course of the roleplay
  • Secret Keeper: Surprisingly, for two of the characters.
    • To Deirdre. Loki was one of two people to find out that she's the Cult Leader... And that she's not evil
    • Loki is aware that Kristina is the Ultimate Oracle, and refuses to tell anyone else without her knowing. Kristina is aware that Loki knows and is glad that they keep diverting attention away from her.
  • The Sleepless: Paired with their Workaholic tendencies. Loki once went one month with 6 hours of sleep.
  • Shipper on Deck: Shipped Caolán and Susumu after Caolán wondered if he crushed on the latter.
  • Technical Pacifist: Barring Sasuke (which was an accident and Sasuke was a ghost/illusion), Loki hasn't killed anyone and swears by the Hippocratic Oath. That being said they won't hesitate to harm anyone they deem a threat.
  • Technicolor Eyes: Has red eyes.
  • Theme Naming: Nearly everyone in Loki's family is named after a Norse Being or Norse Hero except for their mother. Interestingly enough, this makes their mother really stand out, especially since she's a serial killer with a talent that isn't a service job.
  • Tragic Keepsake: The red hair clips in their hair was originally Skuld's before she died. Loki has also been making keepsakes of most of the deceased as well to remember them and not let their deaths be in vain.
    • In chapter 3, Loki acquires two new tragic keepsakes to remember Hisashi - one of his jackets and his eye, although Loki had little say over keeping the eye and frequently mentions this.
  • Transgender: Loki is genderfluid, using he/him, she/her, and they/them pronouns.
  • Trauma Conga Line: Loki had to suffer Kenway's death, Hisashi's death, and discovering that Rory had killed their girlfriend Skuld within two chapters, which caused Loki to break down severely. Ezekiel's death in chapter 4 did not help matters.
  • Trigger Happy: When they find out that Tetsu murdered Hisashi and Takaika to reunite with someone he turned into a cow, Loki stole Nagase's gun and shot Tetsu with it in revenge.
  • Unwitting Instigator of Doom: On two occasions:
    • In chapter one, they get into an argument with Scilla and dare the flower to grow legs. Scilla does so (along with fishnets and high heels) and promptly terrorizes the cast with their new legs.
    • In chapter 3, they find a book on spells that repel demons. This unfortunately summons the demons that attack everyone.
  • What the Hell, Hero?: On the receiving end multiple times throughout the story due to making reckless decisions that cause them to get injured.
  • Workaholic: Admits to being one prior to coming to Spirithand. Is also seen working a lot throughout the events of Spirithand, but this is Justified due to them being the only nurse and having to patch up injuries just about every three days.
  • You Leave Him Alone!: Shouts this in chapter 1 while trying to save Nagase from Roark's demon.

☆ Milk ☆

The Ultimate Social Media Model. She is 19 years old.
  • Awesomeness by Analysis: When Susumu was having a breakdown and Caolán lied about it, Milk pretty much figured out that Caolán was lying that they were talking about Lord of the Rings.
  • Beware the Silly Ones: Milk may be rather eccentric, but when Ezekiel insulted Susumu in chapter 1, she did not take it well. Word of God confirms that if it wasn't for the trial, Milk would have beaten the crap out of Ezekiel.
  • Demonic Possession: Suffers this in chapter 1. She gets possessed by the demon on the previous killing game.
  • Only Known by Their Nickname: Goes by Milk.
  • Pint-Sized Powerhouse: Despite being one of the shorter members of the cast, she easily lifts up Kenway, the biggest member of the cast.
  • Technicolor Eyes: Has pale red eyes
  • Teens Are Short: She's on the older end of the teen spectrum, but Milk is rather short.

“Mimi”

The Ultimate Gunpla Modeler. She is 19 years old.

Nagase Eijiro

The Ultimate Accountant. He is 20 years old.
  • Affably Evil: Despite wanting to save the students in the beginning, he didn't hesitate to threaten Loki when they figured out his mafia ties.
  • All Men Are Perverts: Is quite the pervert, especially around Loki.
  • An Arm and a Leg: Loses his leg to Roark's demon, but grew it back.
  • Ax-Crazy: After getting possessed in chapter 1 he went on a rampage and wounded a few other people before getting exorcised by Ezekiel.
  • Badass in a Nice Suit: Nagase is has been able to do do many things, and is stated to wear a very nice suit that rarely gets damaged despite the shenanigans he gets in.
    • Subverted in one case - when Roark's demon ate his leg. His suit got destroyed.
  • Badass in Distress: Gets held hostage by Roark's demon and nearly dies in chapter 1.
  • Bi the Way: Nagase starts the story as King's boyfriend (something he tried to hide due to his past). Later on, Nagase ends up dating Loki, who is genderfluid.
  • Break the Badass: Despite being one of the most badass characters, he's clearly not taking being separated from King well.
  • Can't Have Sex, Ever: Made out with Loki in chapter 3 before the body swap motive, and got whacked in the face with a Capri Sun Box. Also anytime he's with Loki they get interrupted.
  • *Crack!* "Oh, My Back!": Has chronic back pain. This causes him to have days where he can't move, like the chapter 1 investigation.
  • Dark and Troubled Past: Implied to have this. He told Rory in chapter 4 that he was forced to work for the mafia.
  • Deadpan Snarker: Delivers most snarks in a deadpan tone.
  • Demonic Possession: Suffers this in chapter 1. He goes on a rampage with no control over his actions, nearly killing Emiko by shooting her and locking some people in the fridge.
  • Even Evil Has Standards: Despite working for the mafia, Nagase is nowhere near as evil as Rory, given that Rory has no hesitance in using others as a shield.
  • Exhausted Eye Bags: Has these due to rarely sleeping.
  • Eye Scream: Loses one of his eyes to Roark's demon.
  • Gayngster: Is bisexual and works as an accountant for the mafia.
  • Guns Are Worthless: Attempts to shoot Scilla when they first appear, but their bullets are ineffective.
  • Harem Seeker: Tells Caolán that he intends to look for multiple lovers in addition to wanting to marry King.
  • Jerkass Has a Point: Despite insulting Hisashi, he was correct that accusing someone of committing murder and faking their chronic pain will never end will for the accuser.
  • The Leader: Is the leader of the Student Council in chapter 1 that attempt to prevent the murders.
  • Must Have Caffeine: Is seen constantly drinking coffee.
  • Office Romance: With King, since they both work in the Mafia
  • One Head Taller: He's significantly taller than Loki.
  • Opposites Attract: He's a mafia member dating a Forensic Nurse - someone on the side of the law.
  • Prisoner's Dilemma: He knows that Rory is a serial killer, but can't reveal this without people finding out he's mafia

Rory Smith

The Ultimate Negotiator. He is 19 years old.
  • Ambition Is Evil: Rory will not hesitate to sacrifice friends, resources, or destroy entire countries to achieve his goals, if a war is what it takes, then a war it is.
  • Bitch in Sheep's Clothing: Pretends to act nice but he really isn't.
  • Butt-Monkey: Is on the receiving end starting in chapter 3. Things start to go wrong for him.
  • False Friend: He doesn't view anyone as a friend.
  • The Friend Nobody Likes: Barring Tetsuya, everyone else either tolerates him or outright hates him. Then Tetsuya finds out he's a serial killer...
  • Glasgow Grin: Has a partial one due to an incident in his childhood.
  • Hair of Gold, Heart of Gold: Seemingly played straight, but majorly subverted when he shows his true colors.
  • Irony: He insists on finding Takaika and Hisashi's murderer(s) since it would be dangerous to let them walk around... Despite being a serial killer himself.
  • Jerkass: Is a huge jerk, especially to Nagase and Loki.
  • Kick the Dog: Frequently goes after Loki during their breakdowns and finds ways to erode their sanity. It's gotten to the point that Loki has started to believe that Rory is right.
  • One Steve Limit: Kind of. His first name is similar to Caolán's last name, Mac Rory.
  • Red Herring: Lampshades this when talking to Loki and Nagase in chapter 3. Even though he is a depraved serial killer, he assures them that he isn't actually the one who trapped everyone here.
  • Red Oni, Blue Oni: The Blue Oni to Loki's Red Oni. Rory is calm and collected, while Loki is prone to being emotional.
  • The Sociopath: The only time Rory shows kindness is to garner support and blind devotion, any favor given by Rory has strings attached, waiting to tangle the unsuspecting victim in its web of lies. He has no emotional attachments, true righteous character traits, or interest in the emotional, physical, or mental wellbeing of other people. He is a cold, calculated, sadistic torturer who's primary goal is to seize power and influence.
  • Visionary Villain: Rory wants to control the world without outright ruling it, a mastermind from the shadows. He has an extravagant, untouchable sense of self and sees himself as the kind of liars and vastly superior to other people, especially emotional people.
  • Walking Spoiler: Hard to talk about him when he's a depraved person and a serial killer.

Susumu Goto

The Ultimate Business Guru. He is 18 years old.

Tetsuya Hironori

“I-I was so scared - so angry - so just - I-I - I wanted it all to stop-! E-Everything... I-I wanted to escape - e-even going to jail seemed so much better than staying there and dying at the hands of my own family...!”
The Ultimate Confectioner. He is 19 years old.
  • Adorkable: Tetsuya is rather shy and sweet, with a dash of clumsiness that shows up from time to time.
  • Alpha Bitch: Due to the Heebie Jeebies motive, Tetsuya ends up insulting the others for a variety of reasons. His most frequent target was Ezekiel due to how the guitarist treated him.
  • Beware the Nice Ones: On two occasions has shown a ruthless side. In chapter 1 he punched Ezekiel, and in chapter 2 he cracked Loki's nose and ribs the second time they came to blows.
  • Break the Cutie: His issues with depression, the various injuries he sustains throughout the game and the mental stress of it all eventually leads to this. Luckily, after attempting to kill himself following the motive in Chapter 3, this becomes more of a Heal the Cutie as Tetsuya actively tries to better himself.
    • This trope comes back into play during chapter 4, where Rory is revealed to be a serial killer.
  • Cain and Abel: Shares this dynamic with his twin brother Sora. Tetsuya told Loki and Rory that he tried to kill his brother because his brother was the favorite, with this info being confirmed by Word of St. Paul.
  • Curtains Match the Window: Has brown hair and brown eyes. The only character to have this trait interestingly enough.
  • Dark and Troubled Past: Tetsuya suffers from the definition of a bad backstory. Being the victim of physically and mentally abusive, neglectful rich parents and being the twin brother of an affluent gifted child, it's no wonder where all of his issues stem from.
  • Deadpan Snarker: Has his moments, especially on the Spookspad. See the Quotes section for examples.
  • Demonic Possession: Suffers this in chapter 1. He doesn't remember what happened, but he ended up destroying Room 1's door under Kal's possession.
  • Desperately Craves Affection: Poor guy actually does want a hug. That being said he Hates Being Touched, except for the monster that ended up treating him like a son.
  • The Dog Bites Back: When Ezekiel insulted him in chapter 1, Tetsuya responded by punching Ezekiel. This unfortunately caused Roark to send a swarm of bugs after them.
  • Dramatic Dislocation: Under the Heebie Jeebies motive, Tetsuya gets an arm and leg dislocated, courtesy of Loki, though Loki does relocate the limbs.
  • Driven to Suicide: Tetsuya has attempted suicide three times, once before the game and twice during. Luckily, however, this seems to be improving.
  • Extreme Doormat: He has barely any confidence in himself, nor any self-esteem. As such, he's very prone to just letting people walk all over him.
  • Face–Heel Turn: Tetsuya during the Heebie Jeebies motive. While afflicted with the disease, Tetsuya's personality was switched to that of a sadistic bully, who took pleasure in hurting others (and, consequently, provoking them into hurting him). Luckily, the disease wears off once Kenway's death takes place.
  • Facial Horror: Suffers this thanks to Roark's demon with his face getting scratched up.
  • Friendless Background: Due to his parents locking him in a room, he didn't have any friends growing up.
  • Hates Being Touched: Anytime he's been hugged, he freezes. This is especially noticeable when Loki attempts to hug him early on.
  • Leave Me Alone!: Tells this to Loki in chapter 1 when the latter attempts to comfort him after Roark's death.
  • No Social Skills: Due to his backstory, he has trouble interacting with the others.
  • Not So Different: To a couple of the other characters:
    • To Alice. Both of them are the Unfavorite younger twin in their family. While Alice took her sister's identity, Tetsuya ran away from home instead.
    • To Ezekiel. Due to their tumultuous backstories, they have both been Driven to Suicide.
  • One Steve Limit: Averted to an extent. His first name is the same as Hisashi's last name and they both have similar initials. His first name is also similar to Dr. Tetsu's first name.
  • Shrinking Violet: He hates bringing attention to himself, and tends to shrink away from praise. He's frequently seen by himself, especially after Banko dies.
  • Sweetbaker: Considering his talent is literally Ultimate Confectioner, this shouldn't be any real surprise.
  • Took a Level in Badass: Managed to outrun the bugs Roark summoned in chapter 1 while dragging Ezekiel along.
  • Tragic Keepsake: Yukan ends up giving him Ezekiel's necklace, since the two of them were best friends
  • Trauma Conga Line: Banko being the killer, Kenway dying, nearly drowning in chapter 3, and Ezekiel dying all happened in rapid succession for Tetsuya, and this worsened his suicidal thoughts
  • The Unfavorite: Mentions to Loki and Rory during the Heebie Jeebies that he was the Unfavorite child of his family.
  • Workaholic: Played with. Is frequently seen making confections until he passes out.

Yukan Tsubasa

"OH THANK FUCKING GOD IM STILL BLONDE-"
The Ultimate Aviator. She is 18 years old.
  • Break the Cutie: After Kenway dies in chapter 2, Yukan breaks and starts to sob. She then begs some of the other students not to die, afraid to lose them as well.
  • Teens Are Short: She's on the older end of the teen spectrum, but Yukan is the second shortest character.
  • Trigger Happy: During the first motive, Yukan gets possessed and her possessed self discovers that she has Nagase's gun. She ends up shooting Kenway and Loki when they try to stop her.
  • Unstoppable Rage: Tries to fight Scilla and almost dies doing so.

    Deceased Students 

Anna Ovsta

"Прощай мой друг."
The Ultimate Seamstress. She was 18 years old at the time of her death. In chapter 2 it's revealed that Anna is actually not an Ultimate, and is actually Alice Ovsta, the sister of the real Anna. She was also the chapter 2 killer and was executed.
  • Animal Motif: Sheep. Anna is one of the ditzy and sweetest students. Her name is even Russian for sheep. As Alice however, her motif shifts from sheep to wolf.
  • Bitch in Sheep's Clothing: Acts sweet and innocent, but really is cold and empty.
  • Cain and Abel: Alice is the Cain to the real Anna's Abel, given that she stole Anna's identity and left her in a coma in Russia.
  • Cassandra Truth: Anna correctly guessed that Rory was a serial killer, but few people believed her due to all the other lies she revealed.
  • Gratuitous Russian: Frequently adds Russian terms to her speech, such as screaming "BRATVA!" when Demetrio first appeared.
  • False Friend: Played With. Despite lying and her jealousy of everyone, she did feel some sort of connection with the others. Her last words imply she did feel some sort of friendship towards them. Doesn’t stop people from being absolutely pissed at her however.
  • Famous Last Words: "Прощай мой друг." Translated as "Goodbye my friends."
  • The Friend Nobody Likes: Becomes this in chapter 2 after killing the beloved Kenway for a selfish reason.
  • Ironic Name: Her true name, Alice, is derived from the Greek word “alethéia”. Which means truth. Considering all the lies she hides behind, this is very ironic.
  • Kick the Dog: Unintentional on Anna's end, But her motive behind killing Kenway did not sit well with Hisashi, given that he viewed her as one of his friends and was horrified that she had committed murder.
  • Meaningful Name: Ovsta means sheep. She's a wolf in sheep’s clothing after all.
  • Not So Different: To Tetsuya. Both of them are the Unfavorite younger twin in their family. While Tetsuya ran away from home, Alice took her sister's identity instead.
  • Odd Friendship: With Tetsu. They bonded over farm animals after Tetsu arrived and Anna was the only person to not fear Tetsu.
  • Sweet Sheep: She looked cute and gave gifts to everyone when they first arrived - Ezekiel got a jacket and Loki got a scarf. Then this was subverted when she revealed her true colors.
  • Taking You with Me: Attempts this with Scilla before her execution. Unfortunately, Scilla has a double.
  • Twin Switch: Swaps places with her sister, the real Anna.
  • Walking Spoiler: It's really hard to talk about Anna without revealing that she's actually Alice, the talentless twin of the real Anna.

Ayuna Kazuo

The Ultimate Snowboarder. She is 16 years old.
  • Actually Pretty Funny: Views her secret as this. She decided to become a snowboarder because she saw a shitty porno film
  • Be Careful What You Wish For: At the restaurant, she finds out that she can order just about anything, so after ordering gross food, orders George Washington's hand, and promptly flips out when it appears.
  • Break the Cutie: Did not take Alice being the second killer very well.
  • Cloud Cuckoo Lander: Her head is always in the clouds, and she rarely takes things seriously.
  • Demonic Possession: Suffers this in chapter 1. However, despite getting possessed by a demon, she didn't actually cause much damage to the town or other students.
  • Genki Girl: Full of energy and mostly cheerful.
  • Hair of Gold, Heart of Gold: A very sweet girl with blonde hair.
  • My God, What Have I Done?: Realizes that she did not kill the traitor and killed an innocent (Ezekiel).
  • Technicolor Eyes: Has pink eyes.
  • Teens Are Short: Ayuna is 16 years old and happens to be rather short.
  • What the Hell, Hero?: Gets one from Loki after she orders George Washington's left hand in the restaurant.

Banko Imai

“Th-Thank you everyone... I w-wish you all th-th’ best!”
The Ultimate Stargazer. He was 18 years old at the time of his death. He's the first killer, having poisoned a cupcake that Sou unwittingly ate. After his trial he was also the first one to be executed.
  • Corrupt the Cutie: After getting possessed in chapter 1, he suffers a breakdown and decides to poison one of the cupcakes.
  • Cruel and Unusual Death: His execution, where he gets launched into space after getting strapped to the ceiling and ends up being killed by the void of space. The surviving students are horrified to watch it unfold.
  • Demonic Possession: Suffers this in chapter 1. While Banko had no control of his actions, he spent his time tormenting Tetsuya and driving him to despair. At the end of the first trial, Banko admits that due to the possession he actually decided to commit murder.
  • My God, What Have I Done?: Experiences this after poisoning the cupcake that caused Sou to die.
  • Sleepyhead: Banko possesses the ability to fall asleep anywhere, anytime.
  • Technicolor Eyes: Has teal eyes.
  • You Gotta Have Blue Hair: Has pink hair.

Ezekiel Rosario

"I HATE ALL OF YOU, I HATE EVERYTHING ABOUT ALL OF YOU, I HATE YOUR DUMB FUCKING FACES, I HATE THE WAY YOU ALL SPEAK!"

The Ultimate Guitarist. He is 19 years old.


  • Accidental Pervert: Types "sip dick" in the group chat instead of "rip dick". Cue getting mistaken for a pervert.
  • Animal Stereotypes: Acts a lot like a dog.
  • Anti-Hero: Has shades of this. He tends to prefer to be by himself, but he is willing to help the others if necessary, such as performing the exorcisms in chapter 1.
  • As the Good Book Says...: Has quoted the Bible before.
  • The Atoner: Has been trying to make amends to the rest of the cast for his previous actions.
  • Awesomeness by Analysis: Has a few examples, some of them are due to his cynical nature:
    • He was one of the few characters who realized in the beginning that the group was going to repeat the Killing Game, due to everyone being Ultimates waking up in a strange place.
    • Realizes how to find out the chapter 2 killer by insisting everyone write a message on his arm, and that Anna's refusal indicated that they were the guilty party.
  • Bizarre Taste in Food: Swallowed rats whole, has eaten metal before, has eaten soap before. The list goes on.
  • Brilliant, but Lazy: One of the smartest characters in the cast, but refuses to do anything to help the others until necessary.
  • British Rock Star: He's British... But a member of an American Rock Band.
  • Butt-Monkey: Is on the receiving end of many pranks or events.
  • Catchphrase: "PISS OFF WANKER" or some variation thereof.
  • Christianity Is Catholic: Can exorcise demons based on Catholic methods.
  • Closet Geek: Is a fan of Harry Potter, but didn't state so until later on in the story.
  • Cluster F-Bomb: Is prone to these especially if someone attempts to get close to him. In fact, he started saying "Piss off Wanker" in the prologue when the other students tried to calm him down.
  • Combat Pragmatist: Doesn't really fight by the rules, if he fights at all.
  • Dark and Troubled Past: Keeps shouting about "The people" and has a dead girlfriend named Morgan.
  • Deadpan Snarker: Ezekiel can be seen snarking at the other characters. One of them is when he pointed out that Loki mispronounced a word and embarrassed themselves when they were talking about embarrassments.
  • Demonic Possession: Suffers this in chapter 1 by an unnamed demon that wanted chicken tenders. His face split open and he ended up terrorizing Emiko and wrecking the kitchen, as well as breaking Loki's leg. Once he ate some chicken tenders, the demon conked out and left his body.
  • Distressed Dude: When he broke his leg, he needed help.
  • The Eeyore: Very depressed. He has stated that he is cursed and doesn't deserve anything happening.
  • Even the Guys Want Him: Despite his... haggard appearance, Ezekiel was found to be attractive by Izra and Caolán.
  • Foreign Cuss Word: Frequently says "Wanker" and tends to include it in his swears. In chapter 2, he calls Ayuna a wanker at the dump... But she thought it was hilarious.
  • The Friend Nobody Likes: At the beginning, only Caolán and Ayuna (with Loki to a minor extent) tolerated him. He purposely got on everyone's nerves and didn't want anyone near him. He reveals to Nagase that he did this to protect everyone else from a perceived curse he believes he has. With his epiphany in chapter 3, he has been trying to subvert this trope.
  • Heroic BSoD: Roark's death in chapter 1 triggered Ezekiel's, causing him to go into shock before screaming at some of the other students and revert back to his hateful self.. Implied to have also had one when Morgan died.
  • Hidden Depths: One of the most perceptive cast members who actually cares about the others, but hides this behind his growls. Gets subverted starting in chapter 3.
  • High-Voltage Death: Gets electrocuted during a performance he set up for the cast.
  • Hollywood Exorcism: Ezekiel can use a cross, holy water, and Latin incantations to exorcise the demons of Nagase, Roark, and Susumu in chapter 1.
  • Holy Burns Evil: Invokes this during the possession motive, using his cross to exorcise everyone possessed.
  • Jerk with a Heart of Gold: Back in chapter 1 when he was still a jerk, Ezekiel did take the time to check on Roark during the party.
  • Loners Are Freaks: Snaps at anyone who tries to get close to him, besides Deirdre and Roark, and considers himself to be a freak. Becomes subverted as of the beginning of chapter 3 after saving Tetsuya.
  • Man Bites Man: Will not hesitate to bite anyone who gets near him.
  • Mean Brit: Is British and one of the meaner cast members. Becoming subverted as of chapter 2 and 3.
  • Nervous Wreck: Is among the first to freak out when anything happens.
  • No Social Skills: He isn't good with interacting with others, and tends to miss social cues.
  • Non-Action Guy: The weakest male (if not character) in Spirithand.
  • Not So Different: With Tetsuya. Due to their backstories they have both tried to kill themselves.
  • An Odd Place to Sleep: He sleeps anywhere that isn't a bed. Like a library shelf.
  • Picky Eater: Refuses to eat most normal food. Just try to give the guy something normal to eat, and he'll reject it.
  • Pet the Dog:
    • Despite keeping everyone at a distance, Ezekiel originally only tolerated Roark.
    • After Roark's demon attacked Nagase and resulted in Loki getting a Heroic BSoD, Ezekiel reminded Loki that they saved Nagase and that the event wasn't their fault.
    • After saving Tetsuya, Ezekiel finds a rat and decides not to eat it, kicking off his redemption arc.
    • After Tetsuya fell out of a tree, Ezekiel admits that he doesn't want Tetsuya to die and reveals that he's had similar thoughts to Tetsuya
  • Red Oni, Blue Oni: The Red Oni to Nagase's Blue Oni. Nagase is the stoic who can easily take Ezekiel in a fight, while Ezekiel is the angry but he can't hold his own in a fight. In fact, the two frequently get into fights and cannot get along.
  • Right for the Wrong Reasons: He doesn't like Rory... Because Rory pours his milk before the cereal when he eats breakfast. Rory is a serial killer so Ezekiel is right to be wary... But not because of the cereal.
  • Scary Teeth: Has very sharp teeth.
  • Sickening "Crunch!": Happens when he breaks his leg in chapter 1.
  • Sir Swears-a-Lot: It's easier to count the times he doesn't end up cussing.
  • Sleepy Depressive: Is depressed but is frequently seen napping.
  • Teeny Weenie: His player confirms he has one of these.
  • Took a Level in Badass: In Chapter 3 he went after the demon monster that grabbed Ayuna.
  • Weak, but Skilled: In Chapter 3, he beats a demon this way. He figures out that the demon cannot stand lavender so he drenches himself in Tetsuya's shampoo and charges at the demon.

Hisashi Tetsuya

"In my brilliance, I managed to find a loophole in this bitch of a place and find a decent signal here. It was a five minute window, but, what can you do?"
The Ultimate Engineer. He was 17 years old at the time of his death. He was killed in chapter 3 alongside Takaika, but due to complications he was body swapped and was actually in the library when his body was killed.
  • An Arm and a Leg: Lost an arm and a leg in a bombing, as well as an eye.
  • Anger Born of Worry: He ends up snapping at Loki in chapter 3 because the latter decided to neglect their health and find a way out by themselves. Hisashi called them out on not taking care of themselves and offered to share the burden with them.
  • Anywhere but Their Lips: Early on in chapter 3, Loki ends up passing out in Hisashi's arms due to stress, and while Loki is asleep, Hisashi kisses them on the top of the head.
  • Artificial Limbs: Hisashi has an artificial arm, an artificial leg, and an artificial eye. The artificial eye ends up coming in handy later due to its capabilities.
  • Artificial Limbs Are Stronger: His arm is stronger than his biological arm.
  • Asian and Nerdy: Is of Japanese descent and likes video games and technology.
  • Bi the Way: Admits that Masaki is attractive. Word of St. Paul also confirms that Hisashi is into men and women.
  • Broken Ace: Despite being one of the smartest characters in the cast, he also suffers from low self esteem, a traumatic past, and is rather prideful.
  • Cant Handle Criticism: He tries to apologize to Nagase for accusing him of being the chapter 1 murderer. Nagase refuses to accept his apology, and then promptly starts pointing out Hisashi's flaws. Hisashi did not take that well to say the least.
  • Chronic Hero Syndrome: Tries to help out everyone. Seen when he was trying to help Kenway with his condition in chapter 1 and whenever Loki's workaholic tendencies kick in during chapter 3.
  • Crazy-Prepared: Hisashi apparently got retina scans of six of the students in the event that he died, and set his eye to record the event of his death if he ended up dying before tying it to the retina scans. The Memento Mori protocol even mentions that pointing the eye at the killer could potentially identify them.
  • Cyborg: Claims to be 37% machine, but has artificial limbs and biological limbs
  • Dark and Troubled Past: Reveals to Loki that he's had a very dark and troubled past. No wonder the guy hides behind his snark. especially after:
    • Getting into a car accident.
    • Seeing his father die in front of him.
    • Having an entire building collapse on top of him.
  • Deadpan Snarker: Has snarky responses for just about everything. His internal thoughts call Scilla "undertale vibes"
  • Desperately Craves Affection: In scenes with Loki and Yukan, when either one grabs his hand or hugs him, he ends up not letting go immediately due to wanting affection.
  • The Determinator: Attempts to find a way out early on in the prologue. He investigates the town and tries to find an exit, even when there weren't any leads. In chapter 3 he does manage to get a message out, being the first student to find something that could help them.
    • He's also determined to make sure that his friends take care of themselves, even if he has to make them do so.
  • Did Not Get the Girl: Doesn't end up with Loki because he died in chapter 3. He was in love with Loki for a while, and Loki didn't realize that they returned his feelings until after he dies.
  • Dies Wide Open: How his body is found in chapter 3.
  • Dude, Where's My Respect?: Wonders if he doesn't matter much as the heir to TetsuyaTech.
  • The Eeyore: Has shades of this. While he hasn't stated that he has depression, he is quick to put himself down and believes that no one likes him.
  • Electronic Eyes: Really one eye. It can change colors based on his mood, and also has a laser mode. After his death in chapter 3 it ended up recording the moment of his death.
  • Eye Colour Change: His robotic eye reflects his mood.
  • Eye Scream:
    • Lost an eye in a bombing.
    • Later the electronic eye falls out when Loki is examining his body to determine the cause of death.
  • Friendless Background: Has stated that he didn't have many friends growing up.
  • Heroic BSoD: Twice.
    • First when Roark died, he broke down crying and wondered why it happened, and didn't snap out of it for a while.
    • In chapter 2, he mentally shut down after discovering that Alice murdered Kenway, and hissed that humans were evil.
  • Heroic Self-Deprecation: Despite being one of the more pure hearted characters, Hisashi is rather quick to say that he is worthless and no one likes him, much to the chagrin of Loki in chapter 1.
  • I Just Want to Have Friends: Really wants to have friends but doesn't know how to go about it. He mentions this to himself a few times.
  • Intelligence Equals Isolation: Zig zagged. He feels isolated, but it's not because of his intelligence. It's due to how he handles others.
  • Jade-Colored Glasses: Starts gaining these as he gets more jaded with humans. In chapter 2, he mentions how much he hates humans.
  • Jacob Marley Apparel: When his ghost shows up, it's heavily implied that he is wearing the clothes he wore when he died.
  • Knight In Sour Armor: He wants to do the right thing, but is constantly facing the reality of his situation. He's stated that he hates humans.
  • Loners Are Freaks: Played with. Hisashi tends to be by himself and doesn't think anyone likes him because of his Artificial Limbs. While this is true for Ezekiel, most of the others actually do like him - it's just that he didn't seek them out sometimes and was frequently seen with Loki.
  • Lord Error-Prone: In Nagase's eyes, given that Hisashi accused him of being the chapter 1 killer early on.
  • The Lost Lenore: To Loki. Loki takes Hisashi's death hard and can't seem to stop talking about him. It's implied that Hisashi's death is making Loki lose any sanity they had left.
  • No Social Skills: He has problems interacting with others due to him not having many friends growing up.
  • One Steve Limit: Averted to an extent. His last name is the same as Tetsuya's first name (they even have the same initials in reverse order). His first name is also similar to Dr. Tetsu's first name.
  • Red Oni, Blue Oni: The Red Oni to Nagase's Blue Oni. Hisashi is very emotional and easily jumps to conclusions while Nagase is collected and prefers to collect information before making a decision. In chapter 1, Hisashi accuses Nagase of being the murderer due to some evidence. When Hisashi apologizes, Nagase refuses... Which causes Hisashi to storm out of the room. Twice.
  • Ship Tease: With Loki.
    • In chapter 1, when Hisashi had his breakdown, Loki held him and kept an eye on Hisashi while the latter passed out.
    • In chapter 3, Hisashi gives Loki a kiss on the forehead in one of the library scenes (Loki was asleep at the time).
    • He also confesses his love to Loki in chapter 3... After he dies. He recorded his message in a video for Loki to find.
  • Smart People Wear Glasses: Hisashi is one of the smartest characters in the group especially since he was the only one who got a signal to the outside world and happens to be wearing glasses.
  • Two First Names: His last name, Tetsuya, is also a first name, given that Tetsuya Hironori is here.
  • What the Hell, Hero?: Receives one from Nagase after accusing the latter of being the killer in chapter 1.
  • You Gotta Have Blue Hair: Has dark blue hair.

Kenway Uhtric

“This place is a fucking mess...”
The Ultimate Bodyguard. He was 18 years old at the time of his death. Kenway was killed by a jealous Alice in chapter 2.
  • Adorkable: Surprisingly so, given how he can't talk to Kristina and panics.
  • The Big Guy: Is the tallest member of the cast until his death in chapter two.
  • Big Guy Fatality Syndrome: He dies after receiving Alice's note, attempting to protect the other students.
  • Chronic Hero Syndrome: Implied. He tries to save everyone he can, and wonders if he's worthless after failing to prevent
  • Dies Wide Open: He dies with his eyes wide open after internally bleeding to death.
  • Demonic Possession: Suffers this in chapter 1. His demon decides to harm Kenway's body to test his lack of pain, and unfortunately, Yukan got hurt due to the demon's shenanigans.
  • Feel No Pain: He can't feel pain due to his condition. Because of this, he didn't realize he was dying until it was too late.
  • Gentle Giant: Despite his stature, Kenway is one of the gentler characters.
  • Huge Guy, Tiny Girl: Has this dynamic with Kristina, with Kenway being a whooping 8'0 and Kristina being 5'3. Also has a similar dynamic with Yukan.
  • I Can't Believe a Guy Like You Would Notice Me: Is surprised that Kristina returns his affections in chapter 2.
  • Irony: Tells Loki to not confront problems on their own and to call for backup. He doesn't do this when he receives the note from Alice, resulting in his own death.
  • The Lost Lenore: Becomes one to Kristina in chapter 2 after he was murdered. She can't stop thinking about him and she nearly killed herself to reunite with him.
  • Never Got to Say Goodbye: He never got to say goodbye to Kristina, Yukan, and his other friends. Justified given that Alice ambushed him and then he died from his injuries.
  • Oblivious to Love: Is originally ignorant of Kristina's interest in him.
  • The Stoic: Rarely expresses emotions. Subverted in chapter 2 due to the Heebie Jeebies motive that made him more emotional.
  • Workaholic: Played with. He is seen trying to protect the other students most of the time.
  • Walking Spoiler: Kind of hard to talk about Kenway and his relationship with Kristina due to him dying in chapter 2.

Roark Garner

"I didn't know you were a capitalist dog, Mister Roach Head- nice to know you! Y'know, people at my old school used to get my name wrong and call me Roach, too- so it's okay. We can be Roach friends- until the revolution comes, that is..haha!"
The Ultimate Bug Catcher. They were 10 years old at the time of their death. In chapter 1, Roark discovered something about the killing game, and Scilla killed them in front of the others to prevent anyone else from finding out.
  • Ambiguous Gender: Uses they/them, she/her, and he/him pronouns.
  • Awesomeness by Analysis: They figured out who the chapter 1 killer was and managed to have a theory similar to Loki, the forensic nurse. And Roark is only 10!
  • Beware the Nice Ones: Roark is a sweet kid, but they have a darker side. When Tetsuya and Ezekiel start fighting in chapter 1, Roark decided that the best thing to do would be to release an army of wasps on them.
  • Capitalism Is Bad: Roark takes glee into insulting Susumu and states that they want to kill the rich. They even go as far as calling Susumu a pig.
  • Cruel and Unusual Death: Scilla impales them and turns them into hundreds of butterflies in Tetsuya's arms. According to the writers, when the last butterfly dies, Roark is gone for good.
  • Demonic Possession: Suffers this in chapter 1 along with many of the other students. Unfortunately, out of all of the students, Roark's demon causes the most damage, as four others (Nagase, Loki, Tetsuya, and Anna) almost get killed by Roark's demon, and actually caused some of the other students to fear Roark.
  • Irony: Roark wants to kill the wealthy class... Despite Word of St. Paul confirming that they themselves are the heir of a wealthy corporation.
  • Improbable Infant Survival: Averted. Is murdered in the first chapter.
  • Walking Spoiler: It's hard to talk about Roark without revealing that they were killed in chapter 1.
  • Well-Intentioned Extremist: Upon discovering that Susumu was a businessman, Roark declared that they wanted to spread wealth equally... By killing Susumu.

Sou Wild

"I WILL NOT GIVE UP! EVERYONE HAS THEIR HIDDEN STRENGTHS!"
The Ultimate Survivalist. He was 19 years old at the time of his death. Sou is the first victim of the killing game and the first person killed overall. He ate a cupcake that Banko poisoned.
  • The Big Guy: Is one of the taller members of the cast until his death in chapter one.
  • Big Guy Fatality Syndrome: The first character to die in the Killing Game, as well as one of the tallest.
  • Demonic Possession: Suffers this in chapter 1, being one of the students possessed. Unfortunately, his possession is mentioned offscreen. Banko unintentionally used this his advantage by turning the focus of the trial to Ezekiel, although a few others used this against Banko.
  • Dies Wide Open: After eating the poisoned cupcake in chapter 1, his body falls over with his eyes wide open.
  • Hair of Gold, Heart of Gold: Has blonde hair and was a really swell guy.
  • Irony: Claims to have survived the wild and other dangers. Is the first student killed, and at a party no less.
  • No Indoor Voice: He's almost always shouting.
  • Punny Name: His name is Sou Wild and he's the Ultimate Survivalist.
  • Tempting Fate: Told Loki and Ezekiel that he is able to survive most venoms and poisons. Guess what ends up happening to him?
  • We Hardly Knew Ye: Sou was the first student killed, and not much is known about him. More info was shed on Banko during the trial and Roark after getting their confessional, but not much info has been shed on Sou.
  • Workaholic: Played with. He kept acting like Spirithand was just another place to record more material for his show.

Takaika Akana

The Ultimate Jazz Singer. She was 18 years old at the time of her death. She was killed in chapter 3 alongside Hisashi, but due to complications she was body swapped and was actually in a different when her body was killed.
  • Aloof Dark-Haired Girl: Tall, beautiful, and tends to keep to herself.
  • Demonic Possession: Suffers this in chapter 1. She gets possessed by a demon lord while in the library, but doesn't seem to cause much chaos.
  • Red Oni, Blue Oni: The Blue Oni to Emiko's Red Oni. Takaika was more reserved and kept to herself, but Emiko was the energetic friend that tried to bring her out of her comfort zone.
  • Statuesque Stunner: The tallest girl of the cast and quite the beauty.
  • The Stoic: Doesn't really express emotions.
  • Technicolor Eyes: Has red eyes.

Tetsu Nakamura

The Ultimate Geneticist. He is 19 years old. Tetsu joins the group in chapter 2 and promptly murders Hisashi and Takaika in chapter 3 so that he can reunite with... A person that he had turned into a cow.
  • Alternate Timeline: Has extensive knowledge of the existence of alternate timelines, and retains memories from his time in another killing game, before a Dutch man blew him up.
  • Ax-Crazy: Despite how humorous he seems, Tetsu is the textbook definition of deranged.
  • Bestiality Is Depraved: He turned the woman he loved into a cow... And that caused him to fall MORE in love with her.
  • Bunny-Ears Lawyer: Is an odd fellow, but he is the Ultimate Geneticist. Or Mad Scientist, really.
  • Closet Geek: Knows who Papyrus from Undertale is, and claims to have been trapped inside the burger room mirror by the stand Man in the Mirror from Jojos Bizarre Adventure.
  • Cloud Cuckoo Lander: Is summoned from a mirror and immediately gets his vision obscured by a hamburger.
  • Everything's Better with Cows: Has a particular fascination with Cows, so much so as to capitalising it in every instance he speaks it.
  • Go Mad from the Revelation: The fact that Sans from Undertale is in Super Smash Bros. is a fact that Tetsu has to meditate over for a while.
  • Gratuitous Japanese: Calls himself kawaii after his body is swapped with Emiko's.
  • Hammerspace: Pulls a baseball bat out of thin air to give a possessed burger a vibe check.
  • I'm a Humanitarian: Implied. Considering Tetsu has the ability and prowess to turn people into Cows, yet also regularly eats hamburgers, who knows whether or not the meat in those is from cow-Cows or people-Cows.
  • Implied Death Threat: Threatens to turn anyone who sleeps in his burger bed into a Cow.
  • Mad Scientist: Given his mannerisms and how he immediately cloned a cow on the first day. Then it turns out he IS the Ultimate Mad Scientist.
  • Moral Event Horizon: Has crossed it many times in his life, but possibly the biggest is when he transformed Jiang, an innocent Chinese girl, into a Cow for his own sick satisfaction. If this didn't cut it, his petty murder of Takaika and Hisashi probably did.
  • Odd Friendship: With Anna. They bonded over farm animals in chapter 2 and he cloned a sheep for her since she liked cows and sheep.
  • Red Oni, Blue Oni: The Red Oni to Demetrio's Blue Oni. Tetsu is eccentric and prone to being emotional as opposed to Demetrio, who is stoic.
  • Scare the Dog: Scares Emiko after she summoned him, as well as most of the cast.
  • Sixth Ranger: Joins the cast at the beginning of chapter 2.
  • Super Sex Organs: Claims to have blown up a city with his penis in a previous killing game.
  • Talkative Loon: Sometimes when he speaks, he says nonsense in a cryptic manner that horrifies everyone.
  • Trademark Favorite Food: Hamburgers. He is seen eating them, especially in his introduction.
  • You Gotta Have Blue Hair: Has green hair.

    Ghosts 

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Altair

One of the victims of the previous killing game, as well as the former Ultimate Clairvoyant. They currently haunt the hospital.
  • And I Must Scream: They never got to move into the afterlife, and their soul is degenerating and twisting into something evil.
  • Game Face: Altair has the ghost version of this. When they are calm, they tend to materialize at themselves. When they are angry, they are just glowing eyes in a vortex of shadows.
  • Moment of Weakness: When Altair is first introduced in the roleplay, Loki unfortunately bore the brunt of their anger. After Loki managed to talk to them, Altair seemingly calmed down, and their next appearance had them calmly assist the heroes however they could.
  • Transgender: Altair is non-binary and uses they/them pronouns.

Izra

One of the spirits that originally showed up during the possession motive, and ended up possessing Caolán.

Kalvazith

One of the spirits that originally showed up during the possession motive, and ended up possessing Tetsuya.
  • The Bus Came Back: After sporadic appearances, Kal returns in chapter 3 to keep an eye on Tetsuya.
  • Hidden Depths: He knows that something is up with Spirithand, despite being one of the demons of the possession motive.
  • Pet the Dog: He is currently doing his best to care for Tetsuya.

"Miya"

A ghost that haunted the library

Theodosia

A spirit that is frequently seen with Deirdre.
  • And I Must Scream: Given that she is the soul of Deirdre's older sister and seems to be a shadow, her death and fate are not pretty.
  • Mama Bear: Try to harm Deirdre and you will suffer Theodosia's wrath.

Thrym/ Skuld Nohr

One of the spirits that originally showed up during the possession motive, and ended up possessing Loki. After the chapter 3 trial, it's revealed that she has been following Loki around to keep an eye on them, because she is Loki's dead girlfriend Skuld Nohr, the Ultimate Police Officer.
  • An Arm and a Leg: Loki implies that she lost her leg some time ago.
  • Affably Evil: Sure they possessed Loki but didn't actually do much to the other students. Given that she is Loki's dead girlfriend...
  • Game Face: Skuld has the ghost version of this. In anger, she turns into a dark vortex of shadows, but otherwise returns to her normal appearance.
  • Jacob Marley Clothes: Averted. Given that she died in a hospital, she should have been wearing hospital scrubs, but instead she is seen wearing a police officer's uniform.
  • The Lost Lenore: To Loki. Her death affected Loki to the point that they began to worry excessively about others because of what happened to her.
  • Pet the Dog: Word of St. Paul has admitted that Thrym is the ghost keeping an eye on Loki, and Loki confirms that Thrym has been keeping an eye on them when they run into Thrym in chapter 3.

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    Previous Survivors 

The previous 8 survivors of the Urushido Event. At the moment, the students have interacted with King, as he's currently using a radio to voice his thoughts while in confinement. The others have yet to be seen but it's hinted that they are currently in some sort of danger.

Tropes that apply to all of them

  • Action Survivor: All of them have survived the events of the Urushido Manor, which was a killing game similar to the one in Spirithand.
  • The Ghost: All of them (barring King) have been mentioned to varying degrees, with Masaki being mentioned the most. None of them (King included) have been physically seen. The closest anyone has come to seeing them is a video game in the arcade that starred Masaki, but it wasn't actually him.

Hannah Drevlin

The Ultimate Brawler. Was previously killed in the Urushido event, but came back to life.

“King”

The Ultimate Mobster, a title he shares with Demetrio (they went to different Academies).

Masaki Kobayashi

The Ultimate Protector, a title similar to Kenway's.
  • Chronic Hero Syndrome: Has been stated by Hisashi that he always feels the need to be the hero.
  • Even the Guys Want Him: King is in love with Masaki, but Masaki does not reciprocate. Hisashi also mentions that Masaki is quite the looker.

    Family and Friends 

Bessie Beefmaster/Jiang

Tetsu's pet Cow. Was once a human named Jiang.
  • Fate Worse than Death: Transformed into a Cow by Tetsu, and is presumably still stuck in that state.
  • Villainous Crush: Tetsu loved her, and she loved him back. This was unfortunately her downfall.

Kagami Kitai

One of Loki's closest friends and the Ultimate Gamemaster
  • Beware the Nice Ones: Loki paints her as a sweet girl... Who can also defeat people in a fight.
  • Lethal Chef: When talking to Yukan about stupid things they have done, Loki mentions eating Kagami's cooking. It's implied that eating Kagami's cooking is a terrible idea.

Lu

A friend of Nagase's

Loras Hosoyamada

The homeless guardian/father-figure of Roark, and while not an Ultimate, he is a surgeon.

Satoshi Kurosawa

Tetsuya's boyfriend, and the Ultimate Sharpshooter. He will be part of the upcoming Weeping Willows: Critterville Theme Park.
  • Hero of Another Story: The writers confirm that Satoshi will be one of the students in the third roleplay.
  • The Stoic: Rarely ever shows emotion, aside from the slightest hint of irritation, but even then that's a rare occurrence.

Susumu's family

Susumu's father, mother, and brother.
  • Abusive Parents: Susumu reveals to Caolán that Mr. Goto is controlling and expects nothing but perfection. When Susumu's brother failed his expectations, Mr. Goto ruined his reputation.
  • Parental Abandonment: Susumu's mother couldn't handle the situation and left Susumu with his father.
  • Workaholic: Implied. Susumu mentions that his father would be impressed with Loki's work ethic right after Loki admitted their workaholic tendencies.
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    Spoiler Characters 
The muns (roleplayers) that control the characters. Scilla indicates that they're an active force controlling the Killing Game, and a few of them have been seen.

Tropes that apply to all of them

  • Cruel Player-Character God: All of them created the characters and makes them suffer at every opportunity. Lampshaded by Rin and Evian within the text chat when the two of them interact with the characters.
  • God Is Evil: How some of the students view them. They're not wrong.
  • A God Is You: Several of them have appeared as "gods" themselves in addition to playing the students.
  • Shipper on Deck: All of them ship the cast behind the scenes. Some of them do admit to creating crack pairings as a joke.

Erica

King, Ezekiel and Scilla's mun. Apparently the "mastermind".
  • The Ghost: Despite being mentioned several times, she has yet to appear. Scilla mentions that she has several things planned and rules in place. Subverted in chapter 3 when she briefly shows up to interrupt Loki and Nagase's make-out session

Evian

Tetsuya, Satoshi and Kalvazith's mun.
  • Apologetic Attacker: Apologizes to Tetsuya for making him suffer.
  • Cryptic Conversation: When the muns invaded the group chat, they warn Tetsuya to "watch out tomorrow". The very next day, Tetsuya gets stabbed by Scilla and thrown into the pool.

Rin

Loki's mun.
  • Apologetic Attacker: In the OOC channels, Rin has acknowledge that they feel really bad for Loki.
  • The Comically Serious: When she shows up in chapter 3 before the trial, Rin has a serious expression on her face... Despite doing hilarious things like fighting Cosmic.
  • Cryptic Conversation: Tells Loki to watch out, much to Loki's confusion. Loki promptly runs into Rory after Rin leaves.
  • Kick the Dog: After seeing the chapter 3 deaths, she admitted that she had a Trauma Conga Line planned for Loki.

Sasha

Tetsu's mun.

Vanitas / Noel

Altair, Deirdre, and Theodosia's mun.
  • Addicted To Caffeine: shows up with an ice coffee in the kitchen.
  • Cryptic Conversation: Seems to tell the characters things... While leaving out very important details.
  • Unusual Ears: In addition to his dragon wings, Noel also has cat ears. When asked, he deflected the question.
  • Winged Humanoid: Has dragon wings, but hasn't been seen using them.


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