Lanterns in the Mist
- Dragos Van Caver — Inquisitor of the Church of Ezra. A male dhampyr. Originally from Borca. Killed fighting the ala hag at the Witch’s Teat Inn, but later resurrected by the Church of Pharasma in Lepidstadt.
- Gregore — Initiate of the Church of Ezra. A male half-Vistani/giomorgo. Originally from Borca.
- Katarzyna Lis — Student from the University of Lepidstadt. A Banshee Caliban disguised as a female human. Originally from the vicinity of Karcau, Ustalav.
- Abner Freeman — A “cook” from northern Ustalav. A male human.
- Kendra Lorrimor — Daughter of Professor Petros Lorrimor and sole heir of his estate. A female human. Once attended the University of Lepidstadt with Katarzyna Lis. Originally from Ravengro, Ustalav.
- Grewin Bruinkin — A male gnome from somewhere outside of Ustalav. He has spent time in the Margreve. He has amnesia, and doesn’t recall his early life before he arrived in Ustalav.
- Jean-Baptiste Harrow — A human investigator from Courtaud originally from Morcei, attended the University of Leipidstadt, a one time associate of Prof. Lorrimor.
Ravengro Town Council
- Shanda Faravan — Councilor, a female human.
- Vashian Hearthmount — Councilor, a male human.
- Gharen Muricar — Councilor, a male human.
- Mirta Straelock — Councilor, a female human.
Ravengro Sherriff’s Department
- Benjan Caeller — Sherriff, a male human. Deceased.
- Riff — Deputy, a female halfling. Missing.
- Vrodish — Deputy, a male human.
- Tresselblade — Deputy, a female half-elf.
- Leromar Horgan — Deceased. Former Deputy, executed in May of 758 for the murder of his brother, Kasomar Horgan.
Temple of Pharasma/Restlands Cemetery
- Father Vauran Grimburrow — High Priest. A male human.
- Rufio — Acolyte/Cleric. A male human.
Ravengro Merchants and Their Families
- Luthko Avanaki — Proprietor of the general store with his wife Marta. A male human. Luthko and Marta have five children, one of whom is deceased.
- Marta Avanaki — Proprietor of the general store with her husband Luthko. A female human.
- Jominda Fallenbridge — Proprietor of the herbalist’s shop, Jominda’s Apothecary. An attractive female human.
- Alendru Ghoroven — Proprietor of The Unfurling Scroll. A male human. Onetime suspect in the death of the Avanaki’s eldest son, and thought to be a pedophile.
- Jorfa — Proprietor of the blacksmith shop. A female dwarf.
- Luramin Taigh — Moneylender at The Silk Purse. A male human.
- Quess Yearburn — Moneylender at The Silk Purse. A female human.
- Sarianna Vai — Proprietor of the Outward Inn. A beautiful female human.
- Zokar Elkarid — Proprietor of the Laughing Demon Tavern. A male human.
- Pevrin Elkarid — Son of Zokar Elkarid, in charge of the posting poles around Ravengro. A male human.
Other Citizens of Ravengro
- Gibs Hephenus — A male human. He is hostile toward many of the town’s residents.
- Kasomar Horgan — Deceased. A male human. He was murdered in the late 740s by his brother, Leromar Horgan.
- Old River — The town dog, at one time he was owned by Kasomar Horgan, and was instrumental in bringing Kasomar’s killer to justice.
- Professor Petros Lorrimor — Deceased. A male human. An academic and adventurer, killed at Harrowstone Prison in March of 758.
- Farmer Lument — A male human. One of the animals killed by the agent of the Splatter Man was found on the Lument Farm.
- Old Thomas — A male human. A neighbor of Gibs Hephenus, one of the animals killed by the agent of the Splatter Man was found on the Thomas farm.
- Marguerite Thomas — Wife of Old Thomas.
- Lydia Thomas — Daughter of Old Thomas and Marguerite, away at the University of Lepidstadt
- Robért Thomas — Son of Old Thomas and Marguerite.
- Farmer Garrick — A male human. A farmer who lives on the outskirts of Ravengro, whose daughter, Maria, committed suicide (apparently) after having a nightmare about the Splatter Man
- Maria Garrick — A female human. Deceased daughter of Farmer Garrick, death related to the Splatter Man
- Victor — A male human. Caretaker for Illindri.
- Rorran — A male human. A farmer near the Prison.
- Stayssa — A female human. Farmer Rorran’s wife.
- Beatrycze — A female human. A schoolteacher at the school in Ravengro.
Visitors and Transient Characters
- Adevian — A male human. Pallbearer at the funeral of Professor Petros Lorrimor
- Illindri — A female elf. Was the instrument of a dark necromancer, and unwittingly summoned the dead from Restlands Cemetery. She was saved from execution by Gregore and Dragos Van Caver.
- Crooked Kin
Harrowstone Prison and Environs
- Lyvar Hawkran — Warden of Harrowstone Prison, died in 708.
- Vesorianna Hawkran — Wife of the Warden, died in 708, body found in the Workshop on the first floor of the prison.
- Father Charlatan/Sefick Corvin — A prisoner, died in 708, spectre defeated in 758.
- The Piper of Illmarsh — A prisoner, died in 708, spectre defeated in 758.
- The Mosswater Marauder/Ispin Onyxcudgel — A prisoner, died in 708, spectre defeated in 758.
- The Splatter Man/Hean Feramin — A prisoner, died in 708.
- The Lopper/ Vance Saetressle — A prisoner, died in 708, spectre defeated in 758.
- Mikayus — relative of Anya Boroi
- Ilquis — Fairy causing disturbances in Karpad
- Lucien Groy — Constable of Karpad, deceased
- Baron Stepan Boroi — Baron of Karpad, deceased
- Anya Boroi — Wife of Baron Stepan Boroi
- Ebjinnia Boroi — ghost of Baron Boroi’s aunt
- Sorin Boroi — Half-Caliban son of Henric Boroi and claimant to the Barony of Karpad
- Minnar — Shae from the mirror realm
- Adamin — Shae from the mirror realm
- Nicosor — Shae from the mirror realm, deceased
- Corys — Shae from the mirror realm, deceased
- Laurenzio — Butler of Boroi Manor, deceased
- Cedres — Leader of the pig farmers in the Karpad environs
- Walkgren Thornstag — woodland dwelling acquaintance of Grewin Bruinkin
- Gavril — Caliban hound master of Boroi Manor
- Vachlan — Priest of Zon Kuthon
- Radu Miklos — Priest of Zon Kuthon
- Fewsdra — Caretaker at Karpad Cemetery
- Leandra — Visitor from Courtaud, who tries to kill Dragos.
- Czerwonya — Local girl
- Grandma Babuschka — Local witch/herbalist
- Inspector Farren of Lozeri — Friend and mentor of Jean-Baptiste Harrow. Killed in Feldgrau by the Whispering Way, buried in the cemetery there.
- Greyst Sevilla — inmate at the Saintly Haven of Respite, a sanitarium
- Maester Grump — person of interest in investigation at Courtaud
- Marshall — a local marshall
- Iesha Foxglove — Deceased wife of Aldern Foxglove/vengeful ghost/revenant
- Traver Foxglove — Father of Aldern Foxglove
- Cyralie Foxglove — Mother of Aldern Foxglove
- Zeeva Foxglove — Sister of Aldern Foxglove
- Sendeli Foxglove — Sister of Aldern Foxglove
- Vorel Foxglove — Previous lord of Foxglove Manor
- Kasanda Foxglove — Wife of Vorel Foxglove
- Lorey Foxglove — Daughter of Vorel and Kasanda Foxglove
- Ambrose Khard — Chief Justice of Lepidstadt
- Gustav Kaple —
- Embreth Daramid — Judge in Lepidstadt
- Kasp Aldaar — Judge in Lepidstadt
- Radu Velocic —Noble in Lepdistadt
- Liza — Noblewoman, acquaintance of Kendra and Katarzyna
University of Lepidstadt, Lepidstadt, Ustalav
- Dr. Montaigne Crowl — Professor of Antiquities at Lepidstadt University
- Dean Acciani Viacarri — Headmaster in Residence
- Dr. Leis Richleau — School of Medicine Headmaster
- Estovion Lozarov — Warden of Ascanor Lodge
- Belik of Courtaud—Porter at Ascanor Lodge
- Delgros Kroitzcer — Master Huntsman and Guide for Ascanor Lodge
- Quiene Steymor — Stablemaster of Ascanor Lodge
- Ladimeur — Chef at Ascanor Lodge
- Ruesse Webbe — Head of the domestic staff for Ascanor Lodge
- Myphina Dawnhair — Chamber Maid and Servant at Ascanor Lodge, girlfriend of Grewin Bruinkin
- Pauncy Troab — Groundskeeper at Ascanor Lodge
- Corvin Tergsvor — Guest at Ascanor Lodge
- Duristan Silvio Ariesir — Guest at Ascanor Lodge, of House Aerisir
- Etchmoor Draven — Scion of the House of Draven, killed on his way to see Cilas Graydon at Ascanor Lodge
- Cilas Graydon/The Margrave — Guest at Ascanor Lodge, killed by the Whispering Way
- Crilaum — Guest at Ascanor Lodge. Thought to be a werewolf.
- Mirta Straelock — From Ravengro, known to Katarzyna Lis and Gregore, in the company of Crilaum
- Markiza Welgory — Guest at Ascanor Lodge
- Ostovach — Markiza Welgory’s hunting companion at Ascanor Lodge. Left with Katarzyna Lis for Feldgrau, where he was killed in the battle with Aurren Vrood
- Madame Ivanja — Mystic and guest at Ascanor Lodge
- Niama — Sri Raji dancer in the employ of Madame Ivanja
- Kevalka Seyn — Pack Leader for the wolves of the Shudderwood, killed in the Shudderwood by the Whispering Way. Her heart was stolen after she was killed to be used in a ritual by Aurren Vrood
- Mathus Mordrinacht — Pack Leader of the Silverhides, killed by Grewin Bruinkin at the Stairs of the Moon
- Cybrisa Dorzhanev — Pack Leader of the Broken Ones, killed by Katarzyna Lis at the Stairs of the Moon
- Adimarus Ionacu — Pack Leader of the Jezeldans/Demon Wolves. Killed in Feldgrau.
- Rhakis Szadro — Pack Leader of the Prince’s Wolves. Accompanied Jean-Baptiste Harrow and his group to Feldgrau, where he helped defeat Auren Vrood’s forces and reclaimed part of the heart of Kevalka Seyn.
- Nikolai — Member of the pack of Prince’s Wolves under Rhakis Szadro
- Radu — Member of the pack of Prince’s Wolves under Rhakis Szadro
- Viasaslav — Member of the pack of Prince’s Wolves under Rhakis Szadro
- Jan — Member of the pack of Prince’s Wolves under Rhakis Szadro
- Tabetha — Member of the pack of Prince’s Wolves under Rhakis Szadro
- Emiliana — Member of the pack of Prince’s Wolves under Rhakis Szadro
The Whispering Way
- Auren Vrood — Leader of the Whispering Way forces at Feldgrau. Defeated and killed
- Xanesha — Dominus of Isfet, killed in Lepidstadt
- Ironbriar — Justice of Lepidstadt, discredited
- Aldern Foxglove
- Erik Van Caver — Father of Dragos Van Caver, deceased.
- Lasvia Van Caver — Mother of Dragos Van Caver, deceased.
- The Count — Villainous lord who waylaid and captured Erik and Lasvia Van Caver and their retinue.
- Encario —Anchorite of Ezra from Borca, mentor of Dragos Van Caver
- Ludzifyr Lis — Adoptive father of Katarzyna Lis. Died February 753.
- Yrzsala — Fugitive from Ustalav, presumably, about whom little is known. Mother of Katarzyna Lis. Died March 742.
- Janusz Kel — Master of documents and tomes at the University of Lepidstadt. Died January 757.
- Jean Pierre Baptiste — Father of Jean Baptiste. Died while capturing serial killer known as the Lopper 708
- Mary Harrow-Baptiste — Mother of Jean Baptiste. Deceased 709
- Raquelle Baptiste — Sister of Jean Baptiste. Disappeared 704
- Ferrin — Mentor of Jean Baptiste.