Liway is Princess Mirathea's friend and companion during the latter's mission on the human realm to aid the Tagabantay. When in the human realm she shrinks herself to a tiny orange speck which makes her looks a firefly to a casual observer. Liway has romantic feelings for Asiong.
Liway is one of the lambanas on the kingdom, a tiny fairy with transparent wings like those of a dragonfly. Though she glows like a firefly.