Characters

The main cast

Emmie (M-E3): Our autonomously-learning, mathematically-challenged protagonist. First appearance: Chapter 0

Ranran: Emmie’s beloved stuffed sheep. First appearance: Chapter 0

Morio (M-04): An M-series model like Emmie. There’s something mysterious about him…??? First appearance: Chapter 2

Robot friends

XIÀ: Kansa’s central administration system. Emmie calls her Boss. She likes cat videos. First appearance: Chapter 0

Fara: The face of Fair Day guest services. Service with a smile! First appearance: Chapter 0

The Laundrybots (Ibao, Erbao, Sanbao, Sibao, and Wubao): TV-loving denizens of the 24/7 Kansa laundromat. First appearance: Chapter 2

Human friends

Mrs. G: A lively old lady who loves her gaming. First appearance: Chapter 0

The Jīn-Lán family: George, Hana, and their two daughters Wren and her baby sister. First appearance: Chapter 0

Morio’s coworkers: Felipe and others. A tight-knit, friendly, passionate group of construction workers. They don’t seem to know the full story about Morio. First appearance: Chapter 3

Flashback friends (includes robots and humans)

Susan: A young woman who works at the NUWA Research Institute. She seems stern, but is really quite tender-hearted. First appearance: Chapter 1

Mister Bug: A surveillance drone at NUWA. He flies a little loopy. Frequently plays games with Emmie. First appearance: Chapter 1

Susan’s coworkers: Adam and others. A diverse group of researchers at NUWA. First appearance: Chapter 4

The Director of NUWA: Seems like a big shot.

Other peeps

Miss Princess Turtle: A beautiful princess who is a turtle. First appearance: Chapter 2

Gladiatorbots: Lots of super cool gladiatorbots who appear on TV and have their own trading cards and everything. First appearance: Chapter 0, but real stuff happens in Chapter 7