In addition to regular players, Habitica is populated by several characters, mostly based on real people who have contributed to Habitica's development. These characters accompany various features in the game, and many of them dress up to celebrate World Events.
The Habitica NPCsEdit
The NPCs (Non-Playing Characters) of Habitica were the top-tier backers of the Kickstarter.
Bailey the Town CrierEditSettings.
Justin the GuideEditlocked features as they become available, and any special contributor gear as it is awarded.
Alexander the MerchantEdit
Matt Boch the Beast MasterEditpets you collect on your journey. He can somehow be in both the pet stable and the mount stable at once. Maybe he knows magic.
Daniel the Tavern KeeperEditTavern, reserving rooms for the sick or weary. He proudly displays his favorite golf club on the wall behind the bar.
Ian the Quest LeaderEditquest system, and appears when you read a quest scroll. He remains in the background while you go off questing, and is always ready to help with useful information and reminders.
Other Characters Edit
The Grim ReaperEditdied.
Mysterious Time Travelers Edit
Main article: Mysterious Time TravelersTyler and Vicky, are available to subscribers who have received a Mystic Hourglass, and allow these players to purchase previous Mystery Item sets.
Seasonal Sorceress EditThe Seasonal Sorceress, Siena Leslie, runs the Seasonal Shop.
Masterclassers were introduced in a Behind the Scenes spotlight on the April Fool. It is known that there are four Masterclasses in total, and that the April Fool is the Master of Rogues and Lady Glaciate is the Master of Warriors.
April Fool EditSpring Fling 2016 and is responsible for Habitica's April Fools' Day events.
The April Fool also appears in the Mayhem in Mistiflying quest line.
Joyful Reaper Edit
The Joyful Reaper is a skeleton who is the oldest and hardest-working of the Masterclassers. She is known for her sweet heart, her sweet tooth, and throwing fabulous feasts. She is the ruler of the Flourishing Fields, the most productive area of Habitica, and appears in the Terror in the Taskwoods quest line and the Burnout and the Exhaust Spirits world quest.
Lady Glaciate Edit
Lady Glaciate, Master of Warriors, is the tall and brusque leader of the Mammoth Riders of the Stoïkalm Steppes, a calm, icy tundra. She appears in the Stoïkalm Calamity quest line and is mentioned in the In Which the Wind Worsens quest.
A number of Habiteers have made cameos in the game because they have contributed to the quests by creating the artwork or writing Habitican mythology. Below is a list of characters who have made official appearances in Habitica, as part of quest scrolls or "in-character" announcements.
|Name||In-game identity||Appears in||Real-world contribution|
|amadshade||Infestation of the NowDo Nudibranches||Art for Infestation of the NowDo Nudibranches|
|Arcosine||The Basi-List, The Icy Arachnid||Art for The Basi-List, art and writing on The Icy Arachnid|
|awakebyjava||The Somnolent Sloth||Art for The Somnolent Sloth|
|Baconsaur||The "Grand Beastmaster"||The Fiery Gryphon, Bailey's announcement about the Vice quest, The Dinosaur Unearthed, Mammoth pet from The Abominable Stressbeast of the Stoïkalm Steppes, Burnout and the Exhaust Spirits||Created the gryphon art|
|beffymaroo||Ride the Night-Mare, The Nefarious Ferret, The Blaze in the Taskwoods, Find the Mysterious Shards, Seek the Icicle Caverns, Icicle Drake Quake, Bye, Bye, Butterfry, In Which a Mailman is Extremely Rude, Infestation of the NowDo Nudibranches||Art for Ride the Night-Mare, The Nefarious Ferret, The Blaze in the Taskwoods, Find the Mysterious Shards, Seek the Icicle Caverns, Icicle Drake Quake, Bye, Bye, Butterfry, In Which a Mailman is Extremely Rude, Infestation of the NowDo Nudibranches|
|Benga||Message in a Bottle||Art for Dilatory Distress|
|Breadstrings||The Fowl Frost|
|bridgetteempress||Jacko of the Lantern||Art for Jacko of the Lantern|
|Cecily Perez||The Push-and-Pull Peacock||Art for The Push-and-Pull Peacock|
|Crawford||Such a Cheetah||Art for Such a Cheetah|
|Daniel the Bard||Bard||Bailey's announcement about the Vice quest, The Fiery Gryphon|
|Draayder||The Killer Bunny, The Push-and-Pull Peacock||Art for The Killer Bunny and The Push-and-Pull Peacock|
|Eevachu||Bye, Bye, Butterfry||Art for Bye, Bye, Butterfry|
|EmeraldOx||The Serpent of Distraction||Art for Serpent of Distraction|
|emmavig/eyenne||The Guinea Pig Gang||Art for The Guinea Pig Gang|
|Faye||The Nefarious Ferret||Art for The Nefarious Ferret|
|hazel||Message in a Bottle||Art for Dilatory Distress quest line|
|Inventrix||The Hedgebeast, The Spirit of Spring, The Feral Dust Bunnies||Art for The Hedgebeast, The Spirit of Spring, and The Feral Dust Bunnies|
|JaizakAripaik||The Somnolent Sloth||Art for The Somnolent Sloth|
|JessicaChase||Ride the Night-Mare||Art for Ride the Night-Mare|
|Jon Arjinborn||Swamp of the Clutter Frog||Art for Swamp of the Clutter Frog|
|Katy133||In Which the Wind Worsens||Equipment art for the Mayhem in Mistiflying equipment quest line|
|khdarkwolf||In Which a Mailman is Extremely Rude||Art for In Which a Mailman is Extremely Rude|
|Kiwibot||The Dilatory Derby, Finding the Flourishing Fairies, The Somnolent Sloth, Earthen Enemies, In Which Mistiflying Experiences a Dreadful Bother||Art for The Dilatory Derby, Finding the Flourishing Fairies, and The Somnolent Sloth, Earthen Enemies, In Which Mistiflying Experiences a Dreadful Bother|
|Leephon||The Jelly Regent, Bye, Bye, Butterfry||Art for Jelly Regent and Bye, Bye, Butterfry|
|Lemoness||Lemonade Sorceress||Numerous Bailey announcements|
|Lilith of Alfheim||The Push-and-Pull Peacock, Infestation of the NowDo Nudibranches||Art for The Push-and-Pull Peacock, Infestation of the NowDo Nudibranches|
|McCoyly||The Trampling Triceratops||Triceratops egg, scroll|
|Megan||Egg Hunt, Bye, Bye, Butterfry||Art for Egg Hunt and Bye, Bye, Butterfry|
|Melynnrose||The Fowl Frost|
|mewrose||The Guinea Pig Gang||Art for The Guinea Pig Gang|
|Painter de Cluster||Escape the Cave Creature|
|PainterProphet||The Serpent of Distraction, Such a Cheetah, The Somnolent Sloth, The Push-and-Pull Peacock||Art for The Serpent of Distraction, Such a Cheetah, The Somnolent Sloth, and The Push-and-Pull Peacock|
|Pandah||The rat whisperer||The Rat King, Rooster Rampage, The Nefarious Ferret, The Guinea Pig Gang||Art for The Rat King, Rooster Rampage, The Nefarious Ferret, and The Guinea Pig Gang|
|pfeffernusse||Escape the Cave Creature, The Push-and-Pull Peacock||Art for Escape the Cave Creature and The Push-and-Pull Peacock|
|plumilla||The Trampling Triceratops||Triceratops boss art|
|Redphoenix||Spring Fling 2016 storyline|
|RosemonkeyCT||Swamp of the Clutter Frog||Art for Swamp of the Clutter Frog|
|SabreCat||Spring Fling 2016 storyline|
|snazzyorange/Willow the Witty||The Guinea Pig Gang||Art for The Guinea Pig Gang|
|starsystemic||The Jelly Regent, Swamp of the Clutter Frog, The CRITICAL BUG, Find the Mysterious Shards, Stop the Overshadowing Stress, The Monstrous Moon||Art for Jelly Regent, Swamp of the Clutter Frog, The CRITICAL BUG, Find the Mysterious Shards, Stop the Overshadowing Stress, The Monstrous Moon|
|tivaquinn||Such a Cheetah||Art for Such a Cheetah|
|UncommonCriminal||Help! Harpy!, Ride the Night-Mare, Wail of the Whale, The Nefarious Ferret||Writing and art for Help! Harpy!; art for Ride the Night Mare, Wail of the Whale, The Nefarious Ferret|
|Unruly Hyena||Such a Cheetah||Art for Such a Cheetah|
|Urse||The Call of Octothulu, King of the Dinosaurs|