- Argeli – Dwarf Paladin
- Envy – Human Fighter
- Fausto – Dragonborn Cleric of Bahamut
- Masjo – Dark Elf Rogue
- Mika – Human Sorceress
- Sinodel – Eladrin Warlord
- Rosa – Elf Ranger
Characters Deceased or Missing
- Daveed – Diva Invoker – Killed by the demi-lich Sartine within his tomb on the way to the Shadowfell.
- Oswald – Dwarven wizard, now returned to his clan to show them the power of MAGIC!
- Thrash – Shadar Kai Bard – former party member and secret agent of Orcus. Killed by the party atop Magrathar’s Teeth.
- Sygmund – Tiefling Warlock, fell into the soulstream and ended up as a lich in Deadhold.
- Wes – Halfling Rogue – Killed by Kalarel and Zirithain in Deathhold and turned into a Revenant. Currently wandering within the Shadowfell.
- Kalarel – priest of Orcus and serial killer of Nentir Vale – killed by the PCs in Deathhold
- Barstonum – Head of the Fall Crest thieves guild – killed himself when the PCs wiped out his gang at the Bloody Battle of Blackleaf Brothel.
- Magrathar – Third Lieutenant of Orcus and Larva Mage – killed atop Magrathar’s Teeth in the Shadowfell.
- Matron Urlvrain – Matron mother of the drow city of Pharvorul. Killed by the party after returning from Deathhold.
- Zirithain: Vampire lord of Orcus and former wielder of Nightbringer. Killed by the party within Deathhold.
- Urishtar – the Shadow Dragon guardian of the Soulstream.
- Skalmad the Troll King – Former king of Troll Haunt warrens. Killed three times by the party including as the resurrected troll emperor of old within the Feywild.
- Karavakos – former Tiefling Warlock, trapped and split apart within the Pyramid of Shadows – killed by the party at the top of the pyramid.
- Elder Arantham – Orcus’s second lieutenant and leader of the Ashen Covenant – the Orcus equivalent of the Nazi SS.
- Nightbringer – The powerful intelligent sword once owned by Zirithian and cast into the Soulstream by Fausto.
Notable NPCs – non-villians
- Azonia Shandryx – A silver dragon who prefers her human form, Azonia was recruited by the Shieldbashers after a duel. She now acts as the operator of the Three Wishes entertainment parlor, where the Shieldbashers have established their headquarters in Sigil, the City of Doors.
- Gendar: Proprietor of Gendar’s Curios and Relics in the Seven Pillared Hall. Gendar now acts as the Shieldbasher’s business manager in Sigil while he builds out his web of spies throughout the City of Doors.
- Kylie: Kylie is a messenger, courier, guide, and facilitator in Sigil, the City of Doors. She has been hired by the Shieldbashers to act as their street agent in the city of Sigil.
- Randell Halfmoon – owner of Halfmoon inn in the seven pillared hall.
- Vyrellis – Demi-lich and former elven wife of Karavakos. The party released her within the Pyramid of Shadows. She now wanders the astral sea in incorporeal form.
- Prevent the awakening of Timesus in Death’s Reach.
- Destroy the Ashen Covenant.
- Uncover the Prophecy of the Shieldbashers.
- Recover the Shieldbashers’ Weapons of Legacy.
- Kill Orcus.