All of our heroes begin as Kingsmen, or at least as fellow-travelers or hangers-on to Master Iscalion’s troupe. The troupe is a small-to-medium sized group of Kingsmen, with roughly twenty permanent members and about half that number of fellow-travelers.
- Paravis Iscalion – Paravis Iscalion – Master of the Troop, actor. Human male, 42 years old.
- Yania Iscalion – his wife, actress, cook. Human female, 36 years old.
- Kaliya, Marani, and Little Strasa – their daughters, aged 17, 15, and 7. Kaliya is an outrider.
- Artir Fairdawn – animal handler. Elven male, age 65.
- Elanesse Fairdawn – actress and singer. Artir’s sister. Elven female, age 51.
- Hamish Joyce – fortune teller. Slightly mad. Human male, now deceased.
- Broman Darten – actor and singer. Human male, age 29.
- Taro Darten – his son (mother deceased). Acrobat and lovable scamp. Age 9.
- Cale – carpenter and outrider. Human male, age 22.
- Burk’hous – animal handler. Orc male, age 30.
- Sando Tallbarrel – acrobat and trickster. Halfling male, age 31.
- Bucky Tallbarrel – artist and flute player. Halfling female, age 29. She is normally an acrobat as well, but she starts the campaign five months pregnant. Though her name is Buckella, she goes by “Bucky.”
- Daron Tallbarrel – Their son. Halfling male, age 10. Bit of a troublemaker.
- Hylie Trannes – washerwoman and dancer. Human female, age 21.
- Harni Broadgrip – blacksmith and outrider. Dwarf male age 65.
- Tarni Broadgrip – hunter and musician. Dwarf male, age 55. Harni’s cousin.
- Joalie Val – huntress and skinner. Human female, age 31.
- Brodie – the troop’s mascot, a large slobbery boarhound. A rescue, thought to be about age 3.
- Atellord Family – shoemaker and chandler. Human male age 39.
- Atellord Family – his wife. Human female, age 33.
- Vosar – would be actor. General cad. Tiefling male, age 18.
- Taya Hillpass – runaway. Washerwoman. Halfling female, age 15.