La Résistance within the third annual American Battle Royale event. Founded by Anna Rourke, the original eleven members with later additions try to defy the rules of the game and escape the island.
Founder and leader of SABRE. Class Representative of the selected group, Anna is pretty much head of the student council. While an Ice Queen, Anna uses her brains and ability to make rousing speeches to give her friends the strength they need to rebel against Battle Royale.
A red-headed kid who eventually becomes The Hero of the fanfic. Openly protests against Battle Royale, and has a longtime crush on Katherine.
The Ladette of the group, Ashley has a bit of a bad streak, taking drugs and sleeping with numerous boys. However, when she joins SABRE she has a Heel Face Turn, coming to appreciate her friendships, particularly with Carter and Katherine.
- Battle Couple: With Paul. Made even more so after they made out.
- Becoming the Mask: Ashley started of as a Jerkass but after finding Carter and joining the group she had a Heel Face Turn despite killing two people already, becoming an Anti-Hero.
- Eye Scream: Loses an eye to Damien. Replaces it with a glass eye.
- The Ladette
- The Lancer: To Carter, shared with Katherine.
- Vasquez Always Dies: Averted as Ashley is the overall winner.
The Smart Guy of the group, Doug is a genuine genius and computer hacker, able to understand the workings of the explosive belts and how to disable them.
A badass Italian with Catholic beliefs. He is the only guy in school to fight and beat Joel in a brawl.
A skaterboy, Matt spends much of the game looking for the love of his life Lexie, and goes through a great number of stresses and pains in his quest.
- All Love Is Unrequited: Dora grew to love Matt, but he gently rejected her feelings although she promised to be there if his love for Lexie did not work out.
- The Chew Toy: Suffers quite a lot in the game, attacked by numerous others and even knocked out by Lexie whom he loves in their brief five seconds together. Take a stand by the time he joins the remaining SABRE members.
- Expy: Pretty much the Sugimaru of the fanfic.
- Heroic Sacrifice
- Jumping on a Grenade
- Never Got to Say Goodbye