Tifa is Cloud’s childhood friend from Nibelheim, but lost contact with him years ago. When she meets him again, she convinces him to join AVALANCHE, the resistance group she is a member of, to fight Shinra Electric Power Company, whom she bears hatred for due to the destruction of their hometown. She supports Cloud as his comrade and helps him and his allies fight Sephiroth. Tifa is emotionally shy and empathic, acting as a motherly figure towards her allies when providing encouragement and emotional support.
Red is the name of the player character in the first generation games Pokémon Red, Green, Blue, and Yellow and the male choice in their third generation remakes Pokémon FireRed and LeafGreen and their seventh generation remakes Pokémon Let’s Go, Pikachu and Let’s Go, Eevee. His female counterpart is Leaf in the latter two.
Raymundo is the father of Otto and Reggie and the owner of the Shore Shack. Ray is about 30 years older than Otto and Reggie, and a surfer of some renown. He drives a “vintage Woodie,” a 1962 Mercury. His given name is a variant of the old Germanic name “Raymond,” which means “protecting hand.” He married Noelani some years after the kids’ mom, Danni, passed away in a surfing accident.
Yusuke Kitagawa is a playable character from Persona 5. He is an art student from Kosei High School who becomes involved with the Phantom Thieves of Hearts.
Samuel L. “Sam” Dullard is a character on Rocket Power, a boy in the same age group as Otto and Twister. He and his divorced mom Paula live in a house on Ozone Street in Ocean Shores, near the Rodriguez and Rocket households. He is quite intelligent beyond his years, and Reggie is one of his classmates.
Bowsette is an anthropomorphised genderbend version of the Super Mario villain Bowser caused by the effects of the Super Crown power up.
Shy Guys are timid troublemakers and common enemies in the Mario and Yoshi series. They are recognizable by their masks, which they wear due to their shyness.
Regina “Reggie” Rocket is Otto’s tomboyish and sassy 12-year old sister. Reggie is a diminutive of the name Regina, which comes from the Latin and means “queen” or “of queenly attribute.” Reggie is an aspiring publisher who, while no less competitive and skillful as an athlete, is of calmer disposition and greater maturity.
Garnet is the fusion of Ruby and Sapphire and the current de-facto leader of the Crystal Gems. Garnet is one of the last surviving Gems on Earth who joined the Crystal Gems in the rebellion against the Gem Homeworld, and afterwards assisted her friends in protecting the Earth over the next few millennia. After Rose Quartz gave up her physical form to give birth to her son, Steven Universe, Garnet took over as the leader of the group.
Ryuji Sakamoto is a playable character from Persona 5. He is a student at Shujin Academy who lives a double life as a Phantom Thief.