The Hummingbird is a noblewoman, aspiring duelist, and hero from the city of Oppara, the capital of Taldor. Her birth name is Ailea, though she seeks to use her masked heroic identity to add an air of mystery and intrigue to her life and to shield her various associations. She aspires to become a hero to the people and reach the greatest heights of fame. She speaks frequently of fighting against oppression and injustice, which she does genuinely do when given the opportunity. She seems to appear when needed, and there are rumors that The Hummingbird may be more than one person.