Study Guide

Neuromancer Characters

By William Gibson

Henry Dorsett Case, a.k.a. Cutter

At the beginning of the novel, Case is in a bad way. He's living in Chiba City as a lowlife...

Molly Millions, a.k.a. Rose Kolodny, Cat Mother, Steppin' Razor

Every antihero needs a femme fatale, and for our Henry Case, that role gets filled by none other...

Wintermute and Neuromancer

Wintermute is an AI built by the Tessier-Ashpool company. It's also the figure responsible for...

Armitage a.k.a. Colonel Willis Corto, Mr. Who

Armitage is our Danny Ocean. He's the guy putting this whole heist together. The only problem is...

Linda Lee

Linda Lee is Case's kindasorta girlfriend at the beginning of the novel. The relationship doesn't...

Peter Riviera

Peter Riviera is an actor and performer. The team hires him to get on 3Jane's good side in the...

The Dixie Flatline, a.k.a. McCoy Pauly, Dix

When he was alive, McCoy "the Dixie Flatline" Pauly was a legendary console cowboy, or hacker. He...

Lady 3Jane Marie-France Tessier-Ashpool

Despite being the third clone of the Jane series, 3Jane is her own woman. She loves to party and...

Maelcum and Aerol

Maelcum is the pilot of the tug ship Marcus Garvey. Originally, his job is to pilot the tug which...

The Finn

The Finn is a fence for stolen merchandise that runs his shop in the Sprawl. He's hired by...

Hideo

A ninja assassin. Need we say more? Don't worry—we will. This guy's vat grown and works for...

Ratz

A bartender at the Chat, he has a mechanized arm and refers to Case as "the artiste." Whether out...

Cath and Bruce

Cath and Bruce live on Freeside where they devote themselves to the art of partying. Case first...

The Elders of Zion

Five space workers just up and decided not to return to Earth. Instead, they built their own...

John Ashpool

John Ashpool is not having the best day when we meet him. He's just been woken after a...

Marie-France Tessier

The mother of 3Jane and wife to John Ashpool is one sad story. Her husband strangled her to death...

Julius Deane, Wage, and Lonny Zone

Wage is a drug lord in Night City. Case owes Wage money, and according to lying Linda Lee, Wage...

Terzibashjian

A street level informant Armitage hires to help track down Riviera in Istanbul, Terzibashjian...

Minor Characters

Lupus Yonderboy. is the leader of the Panther Moderns. He gives Case a message, the name...