Friends of Professor Connolly arrive at his remote manor on the promise of an amazing scientific discovery.
- Sean - Keeper of Arcane Lore
Jim – Basil St. John-Smith, Professor of Philology
Edwin – Anacelis LaForge, Professor to Be
Rachel - Clair Whitely, Graduate Student
Steve – Patricia Boon, Lawyer
Randall – Robert Malone, Engineer
Gary – Simon Steele, Journalist