Characters or NPCs are the various non-player characters populating the world of Underrail.
Most friendly and neutral characters have dialogue and even minor characters have some in form of floating text. Some characters have quests for the player, and some also provide special services to the player and others - for example trading, healing and fast travel between distant areas (boat ferry).
The attitude of a character (or a creature) towards the player is shown in their name bar color.
|Ally||Allies will defend you in a fight.|
|Friendly||Won't attack you even if provoked. Will attack your enemies.|
|Neutral||Neither friendly or unfriendly.|
|Unfriendly||Not openly hostile, but might get provoked easily and turn hostile.|
|Hostile||Openly hostile, trying to kill you.|
|Object||Cameras, explosive barrels and other objects with hit points.|