This is a list of minor characters that have appeared or are mentioned in passing in Gift from the Princess who Brought Sleep, including its song, light novel, or other related media.
The father of Ayn Anchor. Towards the end of the 6th century EC, his son was born. The man named him "Ayn" in honor of the infant's grandfather, who become the first commissioner for the World Police. Revering the older man, he told his son he wanted him to become a splendid police officer like his grandfather did.
Angela was the last Zorach family head's lover. At some point, she met a member of the Zorach family and they fell in love, promising to get married if they were both alive when the family duty was complete. After the previous family head died, her lover became the new head and moved into the Freezis facility under Castle Hedgehog. During this time, she would periodically visit to have tea and converse.
On January 30, EC 611, the family head called Angela telling her to pick him up so they could marry and live together. With the family duty over, the old man and Angela met above ground and departed together as lovers.
An anonymous tipster for the Schuburg Newspaper as Rin Chan's former manager. After being fired from managing the diva Rin Chan, in September of EC 609 the source leaked to the Schuburg Newspaper how she was lip-syncing during concerts in an anonymous interview. Following the interview, their story was published and rumors surrounding Rin Chan were inflamed.
After Ton Corpa's murder and Rin Chan's abduction allegedly perpetrated by Fifth Pierrot on October 6, the same source agreed to another anonymous interview with the Schuburg Newspaper in November regarding the allegations of wage exploitation and abuse from Rin Chan's former guardian Ton Corpa. Their story was published alongside reports of Rin Chan being sighted in the capital Aceid.
The younger sister of Phoebe Aymieux. Born as one of two daughters of the Aymieux Family, she started working as a servant, like her older sister. After Mayrana Blossom's death, the woman secretly raised Rin Chan in Aceid.
Ayn[note 1] was the first commissioner of the World Police and the grandfather of Ayn Anchor. Abandoned as a child at the Held Monastery in Lucifenia, the boy was taken in by one of the nuns, Clarith, and named "Ayn" in honor of an old friend of hers. A member of the Netsuma Clan, he was raised along with the other orphans and eventually became a police officer. At some point, Ayn married and had a family. When the World Police was established by the Freezis Foundation in EC 573, Ayn became the international organization's police chief for a time.
Banner[note 2] was the deputy mayor of Aceid in the Kingdom of Elphegort. On August 15, EC 609, Banner was attacked by a woman claiming to be First Santa Claus. He later received treatment for his injuries and recovered from the incident.
The ancestor of the Blankenheim Family. Born as the child of the King of Marlon and one of his many mistresses, they renounced their birthright and fled to Elphegort in EC 489 when Queen Prim Marlon began eliminating all other heirs to the throne other than her son. Eventually, this led to the Blankenheims, who settled in the town of Toragay.
The father of Kaidor and Karl Blankenheim. Born sometime during the sixth century EC as a member of the Blankenheim family, he became the Marquis of Toragay. Later, he married and had two sons, naming them Kaidor and Karl. His older son was planned to succeed him as the new Marquis, but after murdering his wife, Kaidor was officially disowned by the family.
The wife of Kaidor Blankenheim and the mother of Kaspar. She married Kaidor and bored him a son on August 30, EC 588. Later, she entered an affair, but her husband found out about it. Consumed by jealousy and rage, he murdered her. Once her murder was discovered, Kaidor entrusted their newborn son to his younger brother, Karl, before fleeing Toragay.
Bruno Marlon[note 3] was Shaw Freezis' chief aide in the Freezis Foundation. Born a member of the Marlon Family, he eventually earned the position of chief aide to Shaw Freezis and adopted the name "Bruno" as per the Foundation's custom. In EC 597, Bruno visited the Lucifenian Republic and was secretly killed by Kaidor Blankenheim. Afterward, Kaidor brought his severed head to Seventh Magician. Using the Venom Sword, Seventh Magician changed Kaidor's face to resemble Bruno's and the criminal adopted the chief aide's identity for many years. He was described as having the blue hair of his family.
The daughter of an Earl of Calgaround and a member of the Calgaround Family. Born in Calgaround during the early third century EC, she later died and was replaced by the Clockworker's Doll; the doll eventually became infamous as "Phantom Thief Platonic" under the girl's persona. She is represented by the Vocaloid Hatsune Miku.
An Earl of Calgaround and a member of the Calgaround family. Born in Calgaround towards the end of the third century EC, he eventually became the head of the family and inherited its title as Earl. At some point, he married and had a daughter. When she became a vegetarian, the man scolded her, telling her she shouldn’t be so fussy in her preferences. After his young daughter ran away from home during the early EC 300s, the Earl posted a reward for any information on her whereabouts across Calgaround. Around August of EC 325, the girl returned home and the Earl gladly accepted her back into the family. The Earl was described as a very strict parent and overly concerned with what the world thought of him.
Chansaux[note 4] was a Netsuma adopted by Ton Corpa. Born sometime during the 6th century EC, the young girl displayed her amazing singing talent to Ton and he soon after adopted her to replace Rin Chan. Although Ton tried to have her face changed by Seventh Magician to hide her Netsuma heritage and avoid discrimination, they found Seventh Magician's shop had closed. Ton later decided to have Chansaux sing behind the scenes while Rin Chan lip-synced onstage.
Living at Corpa's mansion in Rolled, Chansaux attended all of Rin's concerts, hiding backstage and singing in her place. On August 17, Chansaux sang for Rin at the Lucifenian Palace for President Julia Abelard's inauguration party. A few days later, she secretly performed at concerts in Asmodean, Aceid, and Central Theater.
After they returned home to Rolled mid-September, rumors began spreading about Rin Chan lip-syncing from an alleged former manager. Afterward, Chansaux was locked in the basement and Ton later murdered her to remove the evidence of the scandal. After Chansaux's death, Ton attempted to kill Rin as well before being murdered himself by her childhood friend, Lemy Abelard.
Cle Mence[note 5] was the Marquis of Nianemu in the Kingdom of Elphegort and a lifelong friend of Kaspar Blankenheim. Born sometime during the 6th century EC, Cle was raised as a noble of the Mence family. At some point, he became friends with Kaspar, the son of Marquis Karl Blankenheim of Toragay. Cle eventually became the head of his family and inherited its noble title as Marquis. After Kaspar's mysterious death the previous month, Marquis Mence attended his friend's funeral on September 28, EC 609.
The mother of Gatt Coulomb. Living in Asmodean and working as a prostitute; she became pregnant and gave birth to her son, raising him on her own. She and her child faced discrimination due to both being direct descendants of the infamous Gast Venom, as well as from her profession.
Dashaw Freezis[note 6] was the nephew of Shaw Freezis and the selected heir to the Freezis Foundation. Born as a member of the Freezis Family, Dashaw was at the town of Lioness when the Lioness Burning Incident broke out in EC 597. As the flames spread, he saved his attendant Hanne Lorre by sacrificing himself, dying in the process. He is possibly represented by the Voiceroid Tsukuyomi Shouta.
Eleanor[note 7] was one of Kaspar Blankenheim's many mistresses. Born toward the end of the 6th century EC, the Elphe later dyed her hair blonde and became a mistress for Marquis Kaspar. Becoming his favorite, she continuously visited his mansion through EC 609, showered with gifts from the affluent Marquis, and often had intercourse with him. On August 30, during the night of Kaspar's 21st birthday, the man shared some of his wife Margarita's bread with trauben jam with Eleanor, and they both ate the treat. Unknowingly poisoned, the mistress died in bed with Kaspar shortly after.
Elman Odbang[note 8] was a congressman of the Lucifenian Republic and one of Lemy Abelard's many victims. Born sometime during the 6th century EC, Elman entered into politics and was elected as a congressman to Lucifenian parliament. Following the arrest of Kaidor Blankenheim on May 23, EC 610 for impersonating Freezis Foundation Executive Bruno Marlon and allegedly collaborating with Père Noël, the politician became suspicious of President Julia Abelard's frequent meetings with "Bruno" at her mansion in Rolled.
Afterwards, Elman led the opposition against Julia's shady presidency, strongly requesting the woman resign from office. At night on October 2, Elman was walking through the streets of Rolled when he encountered Fifth Pierrot on the city's 11th Block. The congressman was then stabbed to death by the assassin. His corpse was later discovered at the murder scene.
Eloise Huguenet[note 9] was a prostitute living in Rolled and one of Lemy Abelard's many victims. Born in EC 568, Eloise became a local prostitute in the city of Rolled. During the alleged prostitute killings by Fifth Pierrot toward the end of EC 609, the thirty-one year old continued going out at night to find customers for her living.
On January 4, EC 610, the woman received a customer at around 11:00 at night. She later encountered Fifth Pierrot in 28th Block around 2:00 in the morning. Terrified by the assassin's clown get-up, Eloise was cornered and violently stabbed in the chest, dying shortly after. During the following day, the World Police and Justea Investigators Ayn Anchor and Willus Zorach examined the crime scene.
A girl who worked as a maid in the Blankenheim Mansion. When the reporter Hanne Lorre came to the mansion asking to speak with Marx Felix, the maid told her that the Earl did not make appointments. Hanne apologized and asked her a favor to tell Marx she confirmed something about Marquis Blankenheim, but the girl informed that her master was resting and did not wake up that morning.
Suddenly, the reporter pushed past her, forcibly entering the mansion as the servant screamed. Following the invader into Marx's bedroom, Hanne cried for her to call the police, as Earl Felix was not breathing.
The wife of Marx Felix and mother of Margarita Felix. Living in Toragay, Elphegort, the lady married Earl Marx Felix and had a loving relationship with him and became pregnant with his child. In EC 593, she gave birth to their daughter Margarita but died in labor along with the baby.
Fifth Pierrot[note 10] was an assassin for Père Noël. Born sometime during the EC 500s, the man eventually joined the criminal organization Père Noël during the turn of the seventh century EC. Dubbed "Fifth Pierrot", he was charged with assassination missions for the organization by First Santa Claus, wearing a clown outfit and makeup as his disguise. As the years progressed, the assassin killed numerous targets for Père Noël, becoming infamous.
In EC 606, First Santa Claus tasked Pierrot with murdering a target at the circus performance Cirque de Lune held at the newly constructed Milanais Theater in Rolled. Infiltrating the theater, he prepared to assassinate the target when a lion suddenly mauled a child wild tamer to death backstage. Caught off-guard, the assassin quickly fled the scene and escaped, evading an undercover officer in a clown costume.
In EC 607, Fifth Pierrot was cornered and shot by Justea officer Willus Zorach, dying of his injuries. Following his demise, Sixth Venom replaced him as the interim assassin until Lemy Abelard joined the organization, replacing the former killer as Fifth Pierrot. Though skilled at throwing knives, Fifth Pierrot only used them for diversions, not for delivering killing blows.
A woman who was responsible for taking care of the elderly Shaw Freezis. In EC 609, she was with Shaw in his bedroom when Bruno Marlon and Hanne Lorre entered. After Commander Freezis welcomed the reporter, the steward stood by his side as they started chatting about imminent matters. After the end of their conversation, she gave a tablet to the chief minister as he lay down to rest.
The son of Mikulia Greeonio and one of Mikulia Calgaround's victims. The boy was born in Abito, Asmodean in the Beelzenian Empire in EC 137. Shortly after, Mikulia fled from the village with the child and they later ended up at a brothel in Lasaland. Around the following year, the prostitute Mikulia died and the child was left abandoned. Around EC 150, the boy learned his alleged mother was in Calgaround and traveled to the town, claiming that Countess Calgaround was actually his mother. Soon after, the boy was killed by the fake Mikulia.
Afterwards, his body was disposed of in a nearby well. Sometime later, the boy's unidentified remains were found in the well by the residents of Calgaround and the tales of Mikulia's alleged murders became folklore among the residents. Yukina Freezis later wrote a Freezis Fairy Tale inspired by the legends concerning the boy and Mikulia, entitled "Flower of the Plateau". [Elluka Clockworker later discovered the truth behind the child's death, determining the real Mikulia couldn't have had more children like him after her young death.
Hank Harewood[note 11] was a commissioner of the World Police. Born sometime during the 6th century EC, Hank joined the World Police and eventually became its commissioner, headquartered in Marlon. On January 26, after confirming Gatt Coulomb was the suspect for the murder of the imprisoned Kaidor Blankenheim, Hank held an emergency conference at the organization's Marlon Headquarters announcing the Asmodean Lieutenant General was on their wanted list.
Hanne Lorre (former)
Hanne Lorre[note 12] was the great-granddaughter of Shaw Freezis and the elder sister of Heidemarie. Born sometime during the latter half of the 6th century EC, Hanne and her sister contracted illness at an early age. They soon after died of their disease. Following her death, Hanne's identity was used by Elluka Clockworker to avoid attention while investigating the vessels of sin.
Heidemarie Lorre (former)
Heidemarie Lorre[note 13] was the great-granddaughter of Shaw Freezis and the younger sister of Hanne. Born sometime during the latter half of the 6th century EC, Heidemarie and her sister contracted illness at an early age. They soon after died of their disease. Following her death, Heidemarie's identity was used by Gumillia to avoid attention while investigating the vessels of sin.
Hermann Bälz[note 14] was a chronicler living in the Kingdom of Elphegort. Living sometime during the 6th century EC, he eventually compiled a census of every citizen recorded in Elphegort's history up to that point, including their date of birth, date of death, and cause of death. Unable to find any records for Mikulia Calgaround, Hermann listed Mikulia's birth and death dates as unknown.
Ingo[note 15] was an orphan living at the Charity Institute in Toragay. Abandoned at a young age, Ingo was raised along with the other orphans at the institute by Rita Flohn. Over the years, Margarita Felix came by and made meals for the children to eat. On October 17, Ingo became infected by Margarita's airborne Gift pathogen and died along with his fellow orphans shortly after.
After their deaths, the Schuburg Newspaper published an article regarding the mysterious twenty-four deaths caused by an "unknown illness" in their 62nd issue. The toxic infection that killed Ingo quickly spread during the following weeks, prompting the World Police to quarantine the town to prevent the infection from further spreading.
International Works Department President
The first president of the International Works Department. After the foundation of the World Police in EC 573, the International Works Department was established as part of the organization. Once stationed at the World Police's headquarters in Bariti, the president named it "Justea" after the Beelzenian Emperor of the same name. The nickname then spread through the public consciousness.
Isidor Anghel[note 16] was a reporter for the Saintes Fauraux Newspaper and one of Lemy Abelard's many victims. Born sometime during the 6th century EC, Isidor became a reporter for the Saintes Fauraux in Rolled. Following the arrest of Kaidor Blankenheim on May 23, EC 610 for impersonating Freezis Foundation Executive Bruno Marlon and allegedly collaborating with Père Noël, Isidor began following the story.
Learning that President Julia Abelard frequently met with "Bruno" at her mansion in Rolled, Isidor grew suspicious and began pursuing the lead. On the night of November 21, the reporter encountered Fifth Pierrot in Rolled and was stabbed to death. His corpse was later discovered on the city's 2nd Block.
Jacqueline[note 17] was a prostitute living in Rolled. Born sometime during the 6th century EC, Jacqueline became a local prostitute in the city of Rolled, working there when the brothel came under the ownership of Elluka Clockworker. During the alleged prostitute killings by Fifth Pierrot toward the end of EC 609, the woman continued going out at night to find customers for her living.
During the middle of the night on February 13, EC 610, Elluka summoned Jacqueline into the room she was in and hypnotized her into not noticing the other occupants of the room, in order to convince Julia that she was Third Sleep Princess. After Elluka led her to demonstrate this fact, Jacqueline excused herself and left, thinking her employer odd.
Jamal[note 18] was a regular of the Rolled brothel. Born sometime during the 6th century EC, Jamal began visiting the local brothel in Rolled. Charmed by the Lust spell of Isabel Ismael, the man frequently came by the whorehouse to request Isabel's services until her death on February 11, EC 610.
Jean Marcel[note 19] was an investigator of the World Police and one of Lemy Abelard's many victims. Born sometime during the 6th century EC, Jean joined the World Police and was assigned to its Lucifenia branch, stationed in the city of Rolled. After the murders of Elman Odbang and Isidor Anghel during the fall of EC 610 allegedly perpetrated by Fifth Pierrot, Jean began investigating the cases. At night on December 8, he encountered Fifth Pierrot and was killed shortly after, his body disposed of in the Orgo River. Presumed missing immediately after his death, Jean's corpse was later discovered in the waters of the river two days later.
Jonathan[note 20] was an orphan living at the Charity Institute in Toragay. Abandoned at a young age, Jonathan was raised along with the other orphans at the institute by Rita Flohn. Over the years, Margarita Felix came by and made meals for the children to eat. On October 17, Jonathan became infected by Margarita's airborne Gift pathogen and died along with his fellow orphans shortly after.
After their deaths, the Schuburg Newspaper published an article regarding the mysterious twenty-four deaths caused by an "unknown illness" in their 62nd issue. The toxic infection that killed Jonathan quickly spread during the following weeks, prompting the World Police to quarantine the town to prevent the infection from further spreading.
Justea[note 21] was the Emperor of the Beelzenian Empire. During his reign, he established the first police organization to maintain security throughout the growing Empire. Centuries after his death, his name was used by the World Police's International Tasks Department.
Karl Blankenheim[note 22] was the Marquis of Toragay in the Kingdom of Elphegort and the adoptive father of Kaspar Blankenheim. Karl was born in Elphegort during the 6th century EC as the son of the noble Blankenheim Family and the younger brother of Kaidor. After his brother was expelled from the family for murdering his wife, Karl took Kaspar in as his own son by Kaidor's request and became the head of the family, inheriting its noble title as Marquis.
During the turn of the 6th century EC, Karl entered repeated negotiations with Marx Felix among others to have their daughters betrothed to Kaspar. As part of the arrangement, Karl allowed Dr. Felix's daughter, Margarita, and the other potential suitors to visit Kaspar at different times every so often. Sometime in the early EC 600s, Karl died and was succeeded by his adoptive son.
Katja[note 23] was an orphan living at the Charity Institute in Toragay. Abandoned at a young age, Katja was raised along with the other orphans at the institute by Rita Flohn. Over the years, Margarita Felix came by and made meals for the children to eat. On October 17, Katja became infected by Margarita's airborne Gift pathogen and died along with his fellow orphans shortly after.
After their deaths, the Schuburg Newspaper published an article regarding the mysterious twenty-four deaths caused by an "unknown illness" in their 62nd issue. The toxic infection that killed Katja quickly spread during the following weeks, prompting the World Police to quarantine the town to prevent the infection from further spreading.
Katya Kang[note 24], later taking the name Leah Lambert[note 25], was a customer of Yuzette Ora. Sometime before the Nativity Festival of EC 608, the woman visited Seventh Magician and had her face changed, paying the fortune teller a hefty sum of money. After the woman agreed and changed her face with the Venom Sword, Katya took on the identity of "Leah Lambert".
Kevin[note 26] was a regular of the Rolled brothel. Born sometime during the 6th century EC, Kevin began visiting the local brothel in Rolled. Charmed by the Lust spell of Isabel Ismael, the man frequently came by the whorehouse to request Isabel's services until her death on February 11, EC 610.
Kriemhilde[note 27] was one of Kaspar Blankenheim's many mistresses. Born towards the end of the 6th century EC, Kriemhilde later became a mistress for Marquis Kaspar. Throughout EC 609, she continuously visited his mansion, showered with gifts from the affluent Marquis, and the two often had intercourse together. At some point, she called his wife, Margarita, a "poor child" in front of her.
Lamia Zorach[note 28], born Lamia Asayev[note 29], was a member of both the Asayev and Zorach families. Born around the first century EC, Lamia later married a member of the Zorach lineage. Afterward, she cursed the family to safeguard the Leviantan relics stored in the Marlon facility deep below Castle Hedgehog, including the Freezis devices hibernating baby ghoul children. Long after her death, the Zorach family heads of each generation continued protecting legacies entombed there for five hundreds years before the god Behemo ordered the Freezises to be shut down and the facility abandoned. She was a descendant of Yegor Asayev.
The first president of the Lucifenian Republic. After the country become a republic in EC 510, candidates entered the ballot for president, one of them winning. The new president held the presidential inaugural address in Milanais square in Rolled rather than the Diet building in the capital of Lucifenian, making it into a custom.
Margarita Felix[note 30] was the stillborn daughter of Marx Felix. In EC 593, while her mother was in labor, lightning struck near the Felix manor, resulting in both Margarita and her mother's death. Shortly after the dead child was delivered into Rita Flohn's hands, Julia Abelard entered the mansion and took the baby from the midwife before replacing her with the Clockworker's Doll. The mage with the red cat then left with Margarita's corpse, leaving the hypnotizing doll to act as the real Margarita instead.
Marlon King (EC 600)
The King of Marlon during the 7th century EC. Descending from Arkatoir Marlon, the man succeeded him and was crowned king. He got married and had a least one son. He was described as having black hair, in contrast to the characteristic blue hair of male generations of Marlon Kings from the previous centuries.
The Prince of Marlon during the 7th century EC. Descending from Arkatoir Marlon, he was born as a member of the Marlon Royal Family; he was the heir to the throne, planned to succeed his father, the King. On September 30, EC 609, the prince attended Kaspar Blankenheim's funeral. He was described as having black hair, in contrast to the characteristic blue hair of male generations of Marlon Princes from the previous centuries. His face was also said to resemble that of Kaspar.
Moritz[note 31] was an employee at the Schuburg Newspaper headquarters in Aceid and a coworker of Hanne Lorre. After Hanne was summoned to the Freezis Foundation headquarters in Marlon, Moritz, disgusted by her unwashed hair, complained that she should shower before she left. He was described as having a love for writing trashy articles.
Nickelle[note 32] was an orphan living in the Rolled orphanage. Born in Rolled, Lucifenia around the turn of the 7th century EC, the child was taken in at the local orphanage. Sometime after, Nickelle met Lemy in the orphanage and the two became friends. At some point, the boy acquired a clockwork horse carriage. Whenever Lemy asked him to share the toy, the young orphan refused to lend it to him.
The younger brother of Nob Nicole. Born as one of two sons of the Nicole Family, he was murdered by Fifth Pierrot during the turn of the century. Thanks to his death, the embittered Nob became dedicated to wiping out the assassin's criminal organization, Père Noël.
The parents of Yuzette Ora. Living in a Lucifenian Republic's port town, they married and had a daughter, naming her Yuzette. She grew up helping them with their work as fishermen every day; until one day, Yuzette ran away from home.
The director of an orphanage in Rolled. They spotted an infant Lemy in the river Orgo and saved them, taking the baby to the orphanage. On December 26, EC 600, Julia Abelard visited the orphanage and given presents to the children; before speaking to the director about her wish to adopt Lemy. The following day, the director summoned the boy and informed him that he had been adopted by Julia. After the boy left the room, the director questioned Julia if she was sure to adopt him, only for the woman to respond that she would take good care of Lemy.
Plus Rogzé[note 33] was the head of the Rogzé Family and the father of Prim and Presi. Born in the Kingdom of Lucifenia as a member of the esteemed Rogzé family during the 5th century EC, Plus eventually began studying his family's expertise in medicinal drugs. Sometime after, the noble married and sired a daughter, Prim, and later a son, Presi. Using his family's prestige, Plus provided his children with whatever they desired and eventually taught them their family's pharmaceutical craft.
In the early EC 470s, Plus was asked by his daughter to help her develop a poison that could effectively kill Prince Arth for choosing to marry Anne Swee instead of her. After experimenting with the Gift poison, he refined a second, more toxic variant of the drug and instructed his children on how to make it.
Qyoichi[note 34] was a Justea investigator in the World Police. Born sometime during the 6th century EC, Qyoichi joined the World Police and eventually became an investigator for the International Works Department. After Justea was ordered to terminate the Rolled Serial Killings case by Bruno Marlon in May of EC 610, Chief Hob Homer ordered Qyoichi to covertly investigate the Freezis Foundation vice president and his apparent connection to the criminal organization Père Noël.
During the following investigation, Qyoichi discovered Bruno was scheduled to appear at a meeting with the Lucifenian government along with President Aai Freezis and fellow vice president Nob Nicole on May 23, in correlation with the time the Justea unit in Rolled was expected to abort and return to the Marlon Headquarters. He then forwarded the information to Investigators Willus Zorach and Ayn Anchor in Rolled before continuing with his investigation into Bruno.
Afterwards, Qyoichi discovered Bruno and Nob were at odds with how to manage the foundation and that Bruno had been secretly sending men over to the Maistia continent over the past month, in violation of Nob's jurisdiction over the New World's development and done without his knowledge. Around that time, he discovered Bruno was frequently meeting with Lucifenian President Julia Abelard and visiting the site of the black market in Elphegort. Qyoichi reported all these details to Willus later that week on his return to headquarters in Marlon.
The brother of Puerick Rogzé. Born sometime during the sixth century EC, he was one of two sons born into the Rogzé Family living in the Lucifenian Republic's capital city of Lucifenian. Ignoring his brother's medical leanings, the man pursued a career in politics. He married and had children, some of his sons followed his steps and pursued careers in politics as well.
Schuburg Newspaper President
The president of the Schuburg Newspaper Company. Inheriting the position from his father, he did not hold a lot of value within the foundation. Dealing with some pressure regarding the newspaper’s sluggish sales, he wanted to avoid angering the Freezis Foundation.
In EC 609, he received a piece of paper signed by Shaw Freezis, summoning the reporter Hanne Lorre to the foundation headquarters in Bariti. Once she returned to the company in Aceid, he told her about the order, asking Hanne if she committed something wrong.
Seeing her lack of nervousness, he expressed his concern about the possibility of the company closing down and his fear of losing his position. Asking her again, he questioned if she was afraid of losing her job, only to the reporter to bow and leave his office.
Soil Elphen[note 35] was the King of the Kingdom of Elphegort. Born in August sometime during the 6th century EC, Soil eventually became King of Elphegort, residing in the royal palace in Aceid. At some point, he became well acquainted with the Blankenheim Family and its heir, Kaspar, inviting the Marquis and his wife, Margarita, to his birthday.
On June 3, around EC 608, Soil attended the marriage ceremony between Marquis Kaspar and Margarita Felix in Toragay, joining the townspeople in giving gifts and congratulations to the newly wed couple. Soil later attended Kaspar's funeral on September 30, EC 609. Around October 14, Margarita visited Aceid and spoke with King Soil over the matters of succession for the Blankenheims.
Thomas Ackerman[note 36] was the Chief of the World Police's Elphegort branch. On August 30, EC 609, Thomas confirmed for the press that First Santa Claus had taken credit for the attack on Deputy Mayor Banner on August 15. Later on September 4, Chief Ackerman confirmed that Marquis Kaspar Blankenheim was found dead in the early morning of August 31 by his father-in-law, Dr. Marx Felix.
Unknown Asmodean Prime Minister
The prime minister of Asmodean. He attended President Julia's inauguration in Rolled while being escorted by lieutenant general Gatt Coulomb, seated in the fourth chair on the left in the guest seats. During the inauguration, his escort left to speak to the president's son and the elderly man became annoyed by his absence, looking around with a bitter expression. He had drooped eyes.
A coachman that worked from Toragay and the son of the innkeeper, Brigitta. In September of EC 609, the coachman carried the reporter Hanne Lorre into Calgaround from Aceid to meet with the mayor of the city, Julia Abelard. He later took Hanne to the library after her meeting; after Hanne came out, she had the coachman bring her to the city of Toragay on urgent business. Weeks later, the coachman took Hanne Lorre into Lucifenia, bringing her to the Rogzé household in its capital; afterward, he took her back home to Aceid.
Some time later, he took a customer all the way to Rolled; on his way home, he encountered two children, unknowingly Rin Chan and Lemy Abelard, who paid him to take them to an inn in Aceid. As instructed by the boy, he returned in the evening and agreed to take the children to one of the checkpoints near Calgaround. Stopping in Toragay on the way, he passed by his mother's inn and encountered Hanne Lorre. After chatting with Hanne for a time, the coachman continued on his journey.
While driving, he relayed to the children how Hanne was investigating Kaspar Blankenheim's death and how the death of Ton Corpa was being investigated by the police, before dropping the topic. He then dropped his charges off as promised. In November, during the epidemic plaguing Toragay, the coachman went out of town and attempted to return, only to be blocked by the World Police's quarantine. Worried for his mother, the coachman argued to be let in past the quarantine and tried to even fight his way through.
As the police officers prepared to arrest him, they were stopped by Gumillia and Elluka, whom the coachman recognized as Heidemarie and Hanne. Once the officers had been dispatched, he took them away from the site and questioned "Hanne" on her changed appearance. After the sorceress brushed the question aside, the coachman again brought up trying to get into Toragay; as Elluka claimed to know how to solve the problem, the coachman resolved to help her. As Elluka requested, he took the women to Calgaround using a shortcut around the mountain. After delivering them to the Calgaround mansion, he waited for them at the entrance to the town.
Some time later, he saw Gumillia return with Rin Chan and Elluka, who was suffering a serious injury, and he rushed them to the hospital in Aceid. After Elluka had sufficiently recovered, the coachman took them back to Toragay and, no longer impeded by the barricade, rushed to his home. Not finding his mother, as well as realizing several inhabitants were missing, the coachman returned to Elluka and Gumillia and told them what he found. As the mages were alerted to Blankenheim manor, the coachman followed them inside and caught sight of his mother, tearfully reuniting with her. He then left the mansion with his mother and the other survivors.
The coachman continued to live in Toragay with his mother, watching as she helped to bring liveliness back to the ruined town. In January of EC 611, Elluka and Gumillia asked him to take them to Toragay again; on the way, he tried to make small talk with them as he noticed the tense atmosphere. He continued on driving as the conversation died and the two sisters talked amongst themselves, until Gatt Coulomb stopped the carriage by decapitating the horse. The coachman fainted at the sight; when he reawakened, Elluka gave him money to buy a new horse and he called the police on the defeated Gatt. He later purchased a new horse and returned to his occupation.
By the end of his life, he had served as a coachman for 40 years. Following the world's end and the creation of the Fourth Period, the coachman stayed behind in the Third Period, accepting historical figures as customers. He later brought Lich Arklow and Seth Twiright from the illusory Lucifenian Royal Palace to the ruins of Retasan Fortress. After waiting a while, he brought Seth back to the palace and chatted with him about their mothers.
An adventurer who discovered Maistia. With their expedition funded by the Freezis Foundation, they headed towards the west, crossing the ocean, and in EC 592, they had found a new unknown continent.
An orphan child who was adopted by Ton Corpa. A youth skilled in taming animals, they were acquired by Ton and performed in the traveling circus Cirque de Lune as a lion tamer. In EC 606, Ton set up his lion tamer to die an "accident" and having Rin Chan replace them as the opening act of Milanais Theater.
A proprietor of a brothel in Lasaland, Asmodean, and one of Mikulia Calgaround's victims. At some point he oversaw Mikulia Greeonio's entrance into the Lasaland brothel after the Venomania Event, collecting the money she earned from prostitution before she abandoned both him and her child. Around EC 147, he traveled to Calgaround and arrived in town the day before Mikulia's engagement to a noble. He was soon after killed by Mikulia for being a link to her past.
Afterwards, his body was disposed of in a nearby well to hide her crime and was never discovered in her lifetime. Sometime later, the man's unidentified remains were found in the well by the residents of Calgaround and the tales of Mikulia's alleged murders became folklore among the townspeople. Yukina Freezis later wrote a Freezis Fairy Tale inspired by the legends concerning the boy and Mikulia, entitled "Flower of the Plateau".
The biological mother of Lemy Abelard. After becoming pregnant with one of her clients, she gave birth to the boy and tossed him into the Orgo River midwinter. Sometime during EC 604, she died of illness. After adopting Lemy, Julia Abelard looked for information about his true parents and told the boy about his mother's fate.
The ancestor of the Zorach Family. Born around the first century EC, he married Lamia Asayev. Afterward, she cursed the family to protect the Leviantan relics stored in the Marlon facility deep below Castle Hedgehog, including the Freezis devices hibernating baby ghoul children.
The father of Willus Zorach. Although meant to be the head of the Zorach family looking after the Leviantan relics in Castle Hedgehog, sometime after having Willus he died at a young age.
The head of the Zorach Family and the grandfather of Willus. Growing up, he was instructed about the Zorach's family history and his duty to live in the facility deep beneath Castle Hedgehog, to safeguard the Freezis devices along with the other Leviantan relics left by the gods until the gods told them otherwise. During this time, he met and fell in love with a woman named Angela, promising to marry her if they were both alive when his duty was complete. He also sired a son. After moving into the facility to safeguard the ancient technology there, he received frequent visits from Angela.
After his son sired a child of his own, Willus, the aging Zorach helped raise the boy and teach him the family duty. At some point, the man's young son died and Willus repeatedly visited his grandfather over the years while living his own life outside. He later permitted Willus to take out and use one of the facility's broken guns. On January 30, EC 611, the Zorach noticed one of the devices deliver a message from a god, ordering him to terminate the Freezises. Realizing the family's duty was finally over, he contacted Angela to pick him up so they could finally live together and marry. When Willus came by later that day, the Zorach head told his grandson about the message and had the Freezis devices shut down at last, killing the babies inside.
The two prepared to leave, the Zorach head explaining to Willus how they wouldn't be able to return again as the facility would sink into the lava below and be immolated. He then explained his plans to live with Angela and marry her as he'd always wished. The two exited the facility, Willus planning to keep visiting his grandfather; once they exited the castle tower, the Zorach elder met up with Angela and the lovers departed together.
Zusco Jr.[note 37] was a criminal living in the Lucifenian Republic the younger brother of Yarera III. Born sometime during the 6th century EC, the child was given the name of his great-uncle. Becoming a thug along with elder brother, Yarera III, Zusco Jr. scrounged to make a living for himself. In EC 606, the brothers hid in a dark alley nearing 1st Block; Yarera soon grabbed a passing boy, Senator Julia Abelard's son, and the two crowed over the ransom they would receive from him. When his brother then struck the boy to silence him, Zusco Jr. chastised his partner for hurting their hostage.
The two were then confronted by a man dressed as a clown; when Zusco Jr. tried to dispatch him with a knife, he was swiftly knocked out by the clown. Zusco was described as being smaller and more slender than the imposing Yarera III.