This will show you the many characters in LEGO Indiana Jones 2: The Adventure Continues, as well as their different abilities. A list of abilities is listed below.

Whip-Has a whip
Sharp Shooter-Can hit targets
Mechanic-Can repair broken machinery
Military-Can use security checkpoints
Excavation-Can dig up objects
Explosives-Can destroy silver objects
Female-Can female jump
Academic-Can solve hieroglyph puzzles
Staff of Ra-Can use the Staff of Ra
Crystal Skull-Can use the Crystal Skull
Spear-Can throw spears into sockets
Sword-Has a sword
Thuggee-Can use Kali statues
Tiny-Can use travel chutes