The cast page is updated as the comic progresses, so be aware there will be spoilers.


Charlie 'Kazuaki' Webb

Pronouns: He/Him An aspiring actor still trying to get his big break while waiting tables. Everything seemed okay in his life until a plague doctor started to stalk him at night. This, coupled with his unexplained excruciating headaches, starts to cause a breakdown in his mental health. Very much in love with his boyfriend, John Thomas.

Comics: 81
Recent Appearance: Page 137a
First Appearance: Page 2


John Thomas

Pronouns: He/Him Son of Lord David Thomas, though he doesn't act like aristocracy. Lives a laid back life making music and living with his love, Charlie. His mother disappeared a few days after he was born. He doesn't like talking about it.

Comics: 76
Recent Appearance: Page 137a
First Appearance: Page 2


Yayne Lukanta

Pronouns: She/Her An American woman who came to Grimwood to work with Lord Thomas. Is currently busy reading and recording Nicholas Thomas' personal journals from a year of his life he seemed to want to cover up. Wishes she could lead a healthy life never leaving her room and eating Kinder Eggs for every meal. She and Sparkes have very little knowledge of their lives before being found abandoned in the streets. Their only clue is a brand on the bottom of her right foot.

Comics: 75
Recent Appearance: Page 145a
First Appearance: Page 5

Nicholas Thomas

Ancestor of John and Mortimer who lived in the 19th century. Not much was known of his life, especially the years 1856-1857, but the discovery of his personal journals is changing this. He wrote how he met a man named Jack who can use magic and goes on wacky adventures with him.

Comics: 109
Recent Appearance: Page 146a
First Appearance: Page 6


Jackson 'Jack' Adler

Pronouns: He/Him Born Jacenty 'Moishe' Warszawski, Nicholas wrote endlessly about him in his personal journals. He and Nicky start a friendship when Nicky accidentally discovers he has secret magic powers. Yayne can't tell if Jack is a real person or a figment of Nicky's imagination.

Comics: 89
Recent Appearance: Page 146a
First Appearance: Page 1

Sparkes Lukanta

Pronouns: He/Him or She/Her Yayne's (Genderqueer) twin brother/sister burdened with the task of making sure she doesn't kill herself eating nothing but cereal and kinder eggs. Him and Yayne have few memories from before they were found abandoned as children.

Comics: 33
Recent Appearance: Page 143b
First Appearance: Page 7

Lord David Thomas

Father of John, Mortimer, and several other children, he is the Duke of Ashborne (the Dukedom surrounding Grimwood) living in Grimwood Castle. He tasked Yayne in reading and recording Nicholas' journals.

Comics: 12
Recent Appearance: Page 57b
First Appearance: Page 6


A ghost living under Jack's bed.

Comics: 16
Recent Appearance: Page 140a
First Appearance: Page 63b

Doctor Mortimer Thomas (Lord Mortimer)

John's older brother and Charlie's General Practitioner. When hes not taking naps in Jean's morgue, hes helping her with the sudden influx of dead bodies without a cause of death. He is also a younger son to Lord David Thomas, giving him the official title Lord.

Comics: 13
Recent Appearance: Meatloaf
First Appearance: Page 59a

Kazuko Webb

Charlie's little sister. She lives in Japan with their mother.

Comics: 7
Recent Appearance: Day Zee-ed
First Appearance: Page 58a

Charles Webb

Charlie's missing father. Old friend of Lord Thomas

Comics: 2
Recent Appearance: Page 29
First Appearance: Page 11

Plague Doctor

An apparition that is stalking Charlie in the streets of his hometown.

Comics: 14
Recent Appearance: Page 136a
First Appearance: Page 36


Pronouns: She/Her Mortimer's coroner friend. She lets him sleep in the morgue when there is an open table. She is currently stumped by a large amount of bodies coming with without any cause of death.

Comics: 8
Recent Appearance: Meatloaf
First Appearance: Page 60a


Oracle who raised Jack.

Comics: 2
Recent Appearance: Page 2
First Appearance: Page 1