All the characters are in the story now! You may notice that Ito has acquired a pair of floaty, claw-like hands that did not appear in his `a target="_blank" href='http://www.amomentofpeace.net/index.php?num=88'~original portrait`/a~. This was a conscious design change on my part--I felt I already had too many characters with very limited ability to pick things up, and I couldn't imagine how Ito could possibly do what he is going to do in the next comic without hands.
P.S. Ito is clearly the lovechild of the `a target="_blank" href='http://www.giantitp.com/comics/oots0718.html'~lizgreaper`/a~ and `a target="_blank" href='http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rayman_%28video_game%29'~Rayman`/a~.