Frioniel: The hero of Final Fantasy II, he escapes from Phin with his friends Maria, Guy, and Leonheart.
Maria: Frioniel's friend and Leonheart's sister.
Guy: Frioniel's friend.
Ming-Wu: A talented magician in the service of Phin, Ming-Wu is the first person to join your party on your quest to retrieve the Mithril.
Josef: The mayor of Salamando, Josef is very familiar with his surroundings. He hates the empire and would gladly help you crush them, but unfortunately his daughter Nelly has been captured by the Empire.
Gordon: The Prince of Kashuon and Scott's younger brother, Gordon is a coward who does not believe in his abilities. Perhaps he will be given a chance to prove his worth one day.
Raila: A pirate who beguiles travelers into thinking she is a ferryman, Raila is a good friend and loyal to her allies.
Richard: The last surviving Dragoon of Dist, Richard set out to find the spell Ultima and crush the Empire.
Leonheart: Frioniel's friend and Maria's brother, Leonheart wasn't found after your party was ambushed while escaping Phin. Much later in the game, he returns to aid you in the final battle.
These characters will help you throughout your quest, giving you items or advice.
Hilda: The Princess of Phin, Hilda took over the Rebellion after the King was mortally wounded during the Rebel's flight from Phin. She usually provides you with information for your next quest.
The King: The King of Phin stood up to the Emperor by organizing a Rebellion. The Rebels were betrayed and Phin was lost, and during the Empire's attack on Phin the King was mortally injured. He still can give your party Valuable information on what your next task is.
Scott: The Prince of Kashuon and Hilda's fiance, Scott was also injured when the Empire attacked Phin but was unable to escape. Rumor has it that he's still hiding in Phin.
Tobul: The Rebellion's blacksmith, Tobul is greatly skilled. He can make you great weapons and armor provided he has the Mithril.
Cid: The Captain of Phin's White Knights, Cid is also a greatly skilled engineer. He manufactured an Airship, which he now sells charter flights for.
Paul: A master thief who only steals for the Empire. He always returns favors, so if you help him he'll help you.
Nelly: Josef's daughter.
Beaver Chieftain: He helps you find the Goddess Bell.
Elina: The husband of Richard's best friend, she and her son were the only survivors of the Empire's attack on Dist. She'll give you information on your quest to find the Hiryuu.
These characters work for the Empire of Paramekia, a power-hungry nation that seeks to dominate the world. But is that all the fiendish empire wants?
General Borgan: Once a Duke of Phin, he betrayed the Rebels in exchange for the position of Imperial General.
Commander Gotus: The Imperial Commander who captured Phin.
The Dark Knight: The Emperor's right hand, the Dark Knight appeared shortly after the conquest of Phin and began to enforce his emperor's will upon the captured citizens of Bofsk.
The Emperor: The Emperor of Paramekia, who seeks to dominate the world. He opened the gates of hell and summoned monsters to crush the rebellion. But is power his only goal, or is something else in store for the world?