pekra the storyteller

“If I wrote the story, my father would not have died."

Pekra was a young Gaewyn boy living in the southern lands of the island of Naosaleyn.


The son of a Fa, Pekra was expected to succeed his father as the healer of their small village. Pekra considered purposely failing his trials and running away anything to avoid the responsibility that would be thrust upon him once his father died.

Species: Gaewyn

First Appearance: Episode 001: Misfire

lely the toymaker

“You know, we’re still in our pajamas."

Lely was a Gaewyn from the island of Naosaleyn, the younger sister of  Pekra, and the only daughter of Resa and Fa-Sekra.


Fascinated at an early age with windmills and other mechanical devices, the bright and giddy Lely enjoyed making clockwork animals to play with. Though she often teased Pekra, Lely believed in her brother, even when he doubted himself.

Species: Gaewyn

First Appearance: Episode 001: Misfire

kirti the afflicted

“I do not forgive my treachery."

Kirti was the last princess of the mountain-dwelling Gaewyn known as the Rtari.


Promised in marriage to the Humân prince Sújin, Kirti trained as an assassin in order to murder her husband on their wedding night, and so begin a Gaewyn insurrection. Kirti embraced her role in the cabal, including her inevitable martyrdom, but she did not count on falling in love.

Species: Gaewyn

First Appearance: Episode 004: Princess

kriah the adamant

“Whose slave will you be? Choose your master.

Life or death?"

Kriah was king of the mountain-dwelling Gaewyn known as the Rtari.


Adamant that all Gaewyn on the island of Naosaleyn would be free of Humân rule, Kriah orchestrated an insurrection and trained his beloved daughter Kirti as an assassin. Patient as well as cunning, Kriah prepared in secret for the right moment to unleash his people.

Species: Gaewyn

First Appearance: Episode 004: Princess

sújin the idealist

“I have faith — in our kingdom."

The oldest son of King Yemoja, Sújin was an idealist hoping to ensure peace between his father’s kingdom and the mountain Gaewyn tribe known as the Rtari.


Unlike his brother Dúme, Sújin proved a less than remarkable warrior, and at the onset of war, Sújin was shocked to find himself in single combat against the sorcerer Mtilan, a figure known only in myth.

Species: Humân

First Appearance: Episode 003: Everlasting

dúme the cruel

“I trust you have not lost your taste for bloodletting?”

The youngest son of King Yemoja, Dúme was a cruel and scheming prince seeking domination over the entire island of Naosaleyn.


His stratagems included poison, murder, and the sparing use of Otice, the forbidden language  of the dark arts. In his first attempt to grab power, Prince Dúme poisoned his older brother Sújin to dull his senses on the battlefield and ensure defeat.


Species: Humân

First Appearance: Episode 002: Chains

belesys the ruthless

“To live or to die — its is the same!”

Captain Belesys was a cunning and ruthless warrior whose deeply ingrained pride faltered when confronted with the otherworldly events surrounding the return of Legion, the fallen Sefirot.


Belesys commanded Prince Dúme’s division of Ân knights with an iron will, including the Eirks (infantrymen), the Ophion (cavalry), the Adekos (former slaves), and the newly formed Ignarus (knights of flame).

Species: Humân

First Appearance: Episode 002: Chains

mushin the fool

“Every victory in war creates a funeral.”

Curious, grumpy, and prone to foolishness, the temperamental Mushin quickly earned the nickname “Fool.”


When an arcane poison mortally afflicted Mushin during the second war against Legion, the cantankerous man was saved by the Gaewyn healer Fa-Sekra. Grateful, Mushin gave Fa-Sekra a small crystal by which he could recognize the Fa after the war.

Species: Humân

First Appearance: Episode 006: Slavayeth

moroth the loyal

“Our enemy awaits, somewhere over the horizon — in the land of dream.”

Moroth sailed across the ocean with his father, the Pilot Micah, in pursuit of Legion to seek revenge for the death of his mother.


Though loyal to Micah, both as a son and as a shipman, the timid Moroth was nevertheless the chief target of the Pilot’s hatred. Yet Moroth remained optimistic that one day his father would treat him with kindness.

Species: Humân

First Appearance: Episode 001: Misfire

micah the vindictive

“I have already moved beyond the reach of good and evil.”

A Pilot from the mainland, the mariner Micah pursued Legion across a vast ocean, seeking revenge for the murder of his wife.


Micah’s hatred for his great enemy was second only to the vindictive loathing he nurtured against Moroth, his only son, for the Pilot held Moroth accountable for a misfire which gruesomely disfigured half of his face during a battle at sea.

Species: Humân

First Appearance: Episode 001: Misfire

the one-handed the brave

“Have you never welcomed a new child? That is beauty. That is gift of Ura.  And more rare than these stars.”

The One-Handed was the brave leader of the last of the ferocious Oorn a hunted and misunderstood species from the island of Naosaleyn.


Willing to sacrifice much to save his people from famine, the One-Handed realized the Oorn had to abandon their ancestral home in the Kui Mountains. To this end he swore allegiance to Princess Kirti, believing her to be a goddess.

Species: Oorn

First Appearance: Episode 014: Taboo

dalila the mystery

“Let us aid Mtilan if we must, until Legion is nothing but a dead coal.”

Dalila was a mysterious Nezân warrior from the island of Naosaleyn.


Donned neck to boot in hemoo leather, it was rumored Dalila chose to hide the innumerable scars she suffered from countless battles as she usually only appeared in public wearing a stylized warrior mask. The taciturn Dalila kept her allegiances hidden.

Species: Nezân

First Appearance: Episode 019: Engine

thao the silent

“Ura’s grace seems reserved for the righteous, and there are none that I know of.”

Queen of the Nezân, Lady Thao’s unorthodox beliefs were deemed borderline heretical by the more militant members of her people.


When the Nezân disputed which course to take against Legion, Thao dared to suggest they locate the Mound and the sacred cottonwood before their enemy and seize its unknown power as their own.

Species: Nezân

First Appearance: Episode 021: Blasphemy

legion the fallen

“Worship me and be content.”

Legion, one of the original seven Sefirot to enter the world from beyond the veil of time and space, was arrogant and prideful. He turned his back on Ura’s mandate that the Sefirot be helpers seeded throughout Creation.


Many believed Legion returned to Naosaleyn after countless years to find the Mound and seize the sacred cottonwood to claim its unknown power as his own.

Species: Sefirot

First Appearance: Episode 012: Painters

mtilan the broken

“My face is yours, if you could but see it.

I am a dim mirror, you understand. I reflect the truth.

And the truth — is often grotesque."

Mtilan was a broken man, corrupted and enslaved by Legion, the fallen Sefirot.


Although Mtilan’s obsession with the dark arts of Otice granted him a variety of mystical powers, the destructive nature of the forbidden language consumed his body and slowly transformed him into a duende. Mtilan yearned to destroy Legion, and one day be free of his cruel master.

Species: formerly Humân

First Appearance: Episode 009: Labasu

sarai the faithful

“Let us consider repenting, and in finding compassion, help those who yet may live."

A princess-warrior from Naosaleyn, Sarai was both elegant and faithful, but often found her loyalty to her husband Baalath and to her god Ura at odds.


After crowning themselves king and queen in the Valley of Hiram, Sarai hoped her husband would come to recognize the love of the god Ura, worshipped by her family for generations.

Species: Humân

First Appearance: Episode 006: Slavayeth

labasu the clockwork demon

“. . .”

A mighty clockwork monster built of wood and steel, the artificial Labasu was created by the sorcerer Mtilan to do his bidding and crush all who opposed him.


Powered by steam and the forbidden language of Otice, the giant mechanical beast resembled the mythical Labasu, a ferocious demon. Mtilan sent his mechanical slave to Pekra’s village to steal a small crystal shard.

Species: Artifact

First Appearance: Episode 001: Misfire

the cottonwood the first child of ura

Its location lost in the mists of time, the first child of the god Ura was said to possess peculiar powers and grow upon a legendary Mound somewhere on the eastern side of the island of Naosaleyn.


Each people of the island believed theirs was the first born of the tree, and thus they were the second child of the god Ura. As a consequence, the Nezân, the Humân, the Gaewyn, and even the Oorn claimed a common terrestial ancestor despite their mutual distrust.

Species: Tree

First Appearance: Episode ?

baalath the ambitious

“Ever forward."

Baalath was ambitious and impatient, a combination that would lead him to destroy countless lives on the island of Naosaleyn.


The prince fled his father’s reign, taking thousands of followers with him. But Baalath abandoned the weakest of these in the desert, where they did not die, instead transforming into the Forlorn of Eloth. Pronouncing himself king, Baalath founded a new kingfom in the Valley of Hiram with his wife Queen Sarai.

Species: Humân

First Appearance: Episode 001: Misfire

the forlorn of eloth the unborn

“— we dwindle to but a trace. Of what future hope does our prince march on?”

The Forlorn were once the loyal subjects of Baalath and Sarai Salathiel, but they were abandoned in the desert of Eloth and subsequently transformed into creatures of pure hatred.


After many years the Forlorn gathered under the banner of Legion. Although they easily conquered the Salathiel kingdom in the Valley of Hiram, the Folorn yet sought their vengeance against the itinerant Baalath.

Species: formerly Humân

First Appearance: Episode 006: Slavayeth


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