Karkat Vantas, age 15.
plays as a troll known as carcinoGeneticist, Knight of Blood in the guild/“session” Alternia.
Karkat lives with his brother, sisters, parents, and grandma.
he is the only one in the Vantas-Leijon-Maryam family to suffer from albinism.
Karkat is as ornery as a cornered honey badger having a bad day, but he means well and is a truly loyal friend.
his interests include romantic comedies, leadership, and devising increasingly creative epithets. he’s even worse at coding than John.