Mathis Zieglar- A war hero, captain, husband, and the story's protagonist.
Magda Zieglar- The wife of captain and skilled in apothecary.
Alfred Zieglar- Commander of Vienna's sentries at the carinthian gate. Also the cousin of Mathis zieglar.
Albert Fleischer- An apothecary and uncle of Magda Fleischer/Zieglar.
Frederick Tannenberg- Captain of the imperial artillery and a close friend of Mathis Zieglar.
Vlad Dracula- Warlord/ voivode of Wallachia/ Transylvania.
King Matthias Corvins-King of Hungary also known as the raven king
Samuel Oppenheimer-Imperial war financer or oberfaktor
Sara Oppenheimer- daughter of Abraham Oppenheimer and Niece of Samuel Oppenheimer.
Prince Eugene of Savoy-French nobleman and owner/commander of the savoy dragoons.