Seven, one of the playable characters in Final Fantasy Type-0, gives off an icy first impression, but she’s a big softy. She never says "no" to her friends and takes care of the underclassmen. Seven is armed with a sword whip, which allows her to give the same amount of damage to enemies near and far. Her special ability "catch" grabs and enemy and shocks them for lightning damage.
Jack uses a sword and has high attack power compared to the other character. His ability is "abandon" which sets up a situation where Jack evades an attack and strikes an enemy. Jack is an easy going character, always seen smiling and he moves at his own pace. Deuce has a gentle personality and carries a kid’s flute in battle. She hits enemies with blasts of sound and can use "concerto" to boost the status of all allies.
Speaking with Dengeki PlayStation, director Hajime Tabata explained the story is not told from one character’s perspective. Following the history of Class Zero is Final Fantasy Type-0 theme and in this sense Class Zero plays the leading role. Rem and Machina are special characters, but Tabata states they are not the hero or heroine of the game.