One of Notte’s currently living eight “first-born” children – that is, a vampire he made himself. She was made approximately 200 BC.
Kalaratri is one of the beings from Notte’s past. A queen among her people, sometimes worshipped as a goddess, she is of the people of the Darkness, and an avid collector.
Kokou is a powerful shape-shifter from southern Africa. Leopard-skinned, he’s wise for his youth, and has inherited the task of watching over those who live off the land south of the equator.
Serpent-like beings, members of the People of the Darkness. They’re usually half humanoid in appearance, but this varies; the term applies to a number of beings sharing reptilian and aquatic traits.
There are two branches of Night Children, but both stem from Notte, as he was the first.
Their abilities and strengths/weaknesses vary slightly from generation to generation.