In-depth Character Sheet

Basic Information

Full name:
Pronunciation:
Meaning:
Nickname/alias:
Sign:
Rank:
Affiliation: (Starhold/Guild/Hold etc)

Physical Characteristics

Body

Gender:
Gender Role:
Birthdate:
Real Age:
Age Appearance:
Preferred Hand: (Right handed, left handed, or ambidextrous?)
Facial Type: (Ex: Oval, heart, square, round, )
Eye Color:
Hair Color:
Hairstyle:
Skin Tone:
Complexion:
Makeup: (If any)
Body Type: (Endomorph, Ectomorph, Mesomorph, or somewhere in between?)
Build: (Long legs, chubby cheeks, or muscular arms?)
Height: (In inches)
Weight: (In pounds)
Cup Size: (if applicable, may just be small/large)
Facial Hair: (If applicable)
Shoe Size: (approximate)
Birthmarks/scars:
Distinguishing Features: (Something unique that stands out)

Inner Workings

Health: (How healthy is your character?)
Energy: (How much energy does your character have on a daily basis?)
Memory: (How well does your character remember things, and what do they remember?)
Senses: (Are any of your character’s senses better or worse than others?)
Allergies:
Handicaps: ([Ex: A limp, deafness, missing an eye]
Phobias: (Things that simply terrify your character. May be trivial or debilitating. Try to have at least one.)
Addictions: (alcohol, fellis, klah, sex, dragon poker, baked goods, work, etc.)
Mental Disorders: ([Ex: Depression, Bipolar Disorder, Paranoia.]

Outfitting

Wardrobe:
Accessories and Trinkets:
Prized Posessions:
Style: (The overall style your character shows, not just limited to clothing.)
Mode of Dress: (Don’t describe their clothes here. Describe how they wear their clothes. Two people can wear a suit, but each will wear it differently. [Ex: Is the shirt tucked in?])
Grooming: (Well-kept or messy?)
Posture: (How does your character present themselves? Ex: Stiff, slouchy, suggestive)
Gait: (The speed and style which how your character moves)
Coordination: (How physically fit is your character? Also add things like reflexes, ect.)
Voice: (how does it sound? High, low, gravelly etc.)
Scent: (What does your character smell like? Good or bad? How strong?)

Personality

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Primary Motivator:
Sense of Humor:
Emotional Disposition:
Moodiness:

Core Traits

Outlook:
Integrity:
Impulsiveness:
Boldness:
Flexibility:
Affinity:
Comportment:
Interactivity:
Disclosure:
Conformity:

Secondary Traits

Sexuality

Sexual Orientation :
Libido:
Sexual Expressiveness:
Sexual Expressive Style:
Openness to Sexual Experience:
Promiscuity:

Emotional Details

Strengths: (What makes them stand a bit above the crowd?
Flaws: (Refers to negative personality traits, not a weakness)
Conflicts: (What issues make your character agitated or confused)
Instincts: (What they are unconsciously driven to do)
Lures: (What are they inexplicably drawn to be near? Ex: Power, money, the helpless)
Soft Spot: (Their vulnerability, what they feel sorry for or have particularly good feelings toward)
Cruel Streak: (What makes a character act against their usual morals, and act especially mean? (everyone has something that can do this to them)

Mental Details

Topics of Conversation:
Quirks, Habits, and Oddities:
Hobbies and Enjoyments:
Accomplishments:
Greatest Achievement:
Biggest Failure:
Secrets: (Everyone has at least one)
Regrets:
Worries: (What do they worry about?)
Likes:
Dislikes:
Pet Peeves:
Dreams/Nightmares: (While Sleeping)
Superstitions:
Traditions:
Best Dream: (What would be the best thing that could possibly happen to your character?)
Worst Nightmare: (The worst thing that could ever happen?)
Best Memories: (A few stand out memories from the past. [keep it short and sweet])
Worst Memories: (A few stand out memories from the past. [keep it short and sweet])

Background

Birthplace

Name
Location
Size
Geography (e.g. desert, plains, tropical, mountainous, tundra, forest, island, etc)
Weather:
Industry:
Local Holders/High Ranking Persons/ Notable Characters:
General character: what it was like?
Or were you born isolated from a population center or in a group/family that travelled?

Current Residence

Name:
Location:
Size:
Geography:
Weather:
Industry:
Local Holders/High Ranking Persons/ Notable Characters:
General Character:

Family

Father, mother, siblings, other relatives in your household growing up. Give names, ages, a current locations and occupations
What did your family do to earn a living?:
Socioeconomic class: Compared to average, how wealthy was your family? What kind of influence did it have? What kind of connections to power centers did it have? Did this change over time, and if so why?
What was your family’s reputation?
Any family myths, curses, or legends?
Did any members have a mental illness?
Were you raised by someone other than your biological parents?
Do you know anything about your extended family and your relationship with them?

Significant Past Events

(may be in list or paragraph form, but must include approximate date)

Infancy: ([0-2] What was it like when your character was a baby? Were they nurtured or dropped at birth?)
Childhood: ([3-12] What was it like for your character growing as a kid ?)
Adolescence: ([13-17] Teen years)
Adulthood: ([18+] When your character has fully matured. If your character isn’t yet an adult, plan what would happen to them in the future.)
Coming of Age: (When and how did your character “grow up”?)
Evolution: (How has your character changed since they were younger?)

Social Characteristics

Reputation: (What does the general population think of your character?)
First Impressions: (What would you first think of this character upon meeting them?)
Stranger Impressions: (If someone was told about the character but didn’t know them, what would they think?)
Friendly Impressions: (What do people who are friends or acquaintances of your character think of them?)
Enemy Impressions: (What do people who can’t stand your character think? If you can’t think of anyone who hates your character, we have a problem.)
Familiar Impressions: (What do people very close to your character think of them? Ex: Family, lovers)
Compliments: (What are some good things other people would say of your character? [heroic, good listener])
Insults: (Would anyone like to call your character a whore, jerk, or stupid?)
Self-Impression: (What does your character really think of themselves deep down?)

Psychological Archetyoes

MBTI Personality Type: [Ex: ENTP, ISTJ]
Temperament: (Chloric/Sanguine/Melancholic/Phlegmatic) May also be called color types, such as yellow, red, blue, or green)
Enneagram: (The Reformer/The Helper/The Achiever/The Individualist/The Investigator/The Loyalist/The Enthusiast/The Challenger/The Peacemaker)
Ego/Superego/Id: (Superego is aims for perfection, society, and the idea of right and wrong. Id is unconscious desires and instincts – Which of these are they most driven by?
The Self: (The center/core of your character)
The Shadow: (The opposite qualities your character themselves does not believe they possess, but do subconsciously)
The Anima/Animus: (The part of the character of the opposite gender)
Persona/Mask: (What they present to the world, or the side they use to protect themselves)

Narrative Elements

Role: (What purpose does your character serve? [mentor, leader])
Fulfillment: (How well do they serve that role?)
Significance: (Why does your character matter?)
Alignment: (Good/Evil/Neutral/Lawful/Chaotic)
Comparison: (Compare your character to some kind of animal, object, or anything else you can think of.)
Symbol: (Does your character have any kind of recurring symbol that represents them? [Ex: a rose, a black cat, a sunset] Could be blatant or subtle.)
Song: (A song you think best suits your character)
Vice: (Pride/Greed/Gluttony/Lust/Envy/Sloth/Wrath)
Virtue: (Patience/Diligence/Chastity/Temperance/Charity/Kindness/Humility)
Defining Moment: (This is it. The single greatest moment of your character, when they truly become alive.)
Tropes: (What about your character is stereotypical or cliched? [You can’t say nothing. Every character has some kind of cliche in them])
Originality: (What makes your character different from one like them?
One Word: (Use a single adjective to sum up your character in a nutshell)

Occupation and Education

Level of Education:
Approximate IQ:
Favorite Subject of Study or greatest Scholastic strength:
Guild/Craft:
Rank: (include when and where attained)
Specialization:
Work Ethic:
Base of Operations:
Mentors:
Colleagues:
Significant Achievements:

Dragon/Wher/Firelizard:

Basics

Name:
Pronunciation:
Meaning:
Nickname:
Age:
Hatch Date:
Sire/Dame:

Appearance

Color:
Length:
Egg Apperance:
Build:
Markings:
Other Distinguishing Features:

Personality

Primary Motivator:
Sense of Humor:
Emotional Disposition:
Moodiness:

Core Traits

Outlook:
Integrity:
Impulsiveness:
Boldness:
Flexibility:
Affinity:
Comportment:
Interactivity:
Disclosure:
Conformity:

Significant Relationships: (Other dragons, people etc.)

In-depth Character Sheet

Astraea Weyr Dragynfox