|This article may contain spoilers for the story in The Forest|
Characters are part of the story in The Forest. Many of these pages contain spoilers. Here is a list of the following characters and groups in or mentioned in the game:
- Doran - African American gentleman seen in camcorder tapes and at the end game
- Dr. Matthew Cross - Main antagonist
- Eric LeBlanc - Main protagonist
- Megan Cross - Daughter of Dr. Matthew Cross and Jessica Cross
- Jessica Cross - Wife of Dr. Matthew Cross and mother of Megan Cross
- Humans - Non cannibal and mutant creatures
- Obelisk Victim - Victims of the Obelisk
- Passengers - Passengers within the game, and a extensive guide to locating them
- Player - Regarding players changes, effects, clothing, and multiplayer. Doesn't contain spoilers
- Sam Sounde - Mentioned author of a number of books in the game
- Timmy - Main protagonists son
Mentioned Characters[edit | edit source]
These characters are only mentioned in the game, mostly on story items. They could have an expanded role in the story in the future:
- Allan Balm - Investigator on the Autopsy Report.
- Karl Thomas Peterson - The name mentioned on the Keycard. It is difficult to see and the picture cannot be made out.
- Zachery - He is the missing child on the Milk Carton.
- Sashi Bondi - An employee of Sahara Therapeutics. Dr. Matthew Cross and her had an email exchange which can be seen on the Bring Down A Plane Email.
- Nancy Helen - Head of HR Sahara Therapeutics. She sent the Termination Notice Email to Dr. Matthew Cross.
- Brian Rits - He wrote the article in the Siblings Missing Newspaper.
- Charles Lai - He wrote the script for Charles: The Survival Man. His name can be seen on the front. It’s not an item that can be collected.
- Jake L Heards - He appears to be the creator of a documentary/movie. His name is seen on the Lost Children of the Peninsula tapes that can be found in the Hidden Stash Room. They are items that cannot be collected.