- Artemis, a drill instructor and fencing master, quick and nimble.
- Bromus, a wizard and clever strategist.
- Celmar, a wild brawler who kills with brute strength and sharp spikes.
- Dr. Drek, an old and slightly infirm doctor.
- Denicus Koll, the 9th Lord Koll, Emperor of Koll
- Veit, Denicus Koll’s slimy chief advisor.
- The Dread Lord, a dead ruler who once presided over most of Old Gilm, now lost to legend and myth.
- Carabatos, the oracle. His death is questionable.