Ygg: Words of Power
- Dwarf – Known as Duergar, Dwarves are grim but honorable inhabitants of Svartalfheim
- Eladrin – Also called Ljosalfar, or “Light Elves;” the ruling class of Alfheim
- Elf – The Alfar make up the “common” populace of Alfheim
- Human – The race of Man rule the middle world of Midgard, central to the Nine Worlds
- Half-elf – Rare specimens of breeding between Men and Alfar or Svartalfar
- Halfling – Known as the Hob or Holbytla, an uncommon and mysterious race from the far reaches of Midgard
- Gnome – Known variously as Gnome, Leprechaun, or Brownie, this race of diminutive “nature spirit” are found in both Alfheim and Svartalfheim; perhaps cousins of the Elves.
- Goliath – A more civilized type of Jotun (giant) and native of Jotunheim
- Half-Orc – Remnants of the Drythne, or Orcs, a tribe of Jotnar who were exiled to Hel
- Shifter – The trait of the Werewolf crops up from time to time, not fully the beast but not fully human.
- Drow – The Svartalfar, “Dark Elves;” darker than their cousins in appearance and demeanor
- Tiefling – The offspring of Fire Demons from the Fire God [[Surtr | Surtr’s] realm of Muspellheim