Character Creation

 

 Questionnaire!

 

This is a form to use to assist you in developing well rounded characters for role play. The Highlighted items are Highly Recommended to include in your character backgrounds.

 

Character Information:

 

Basics:

 

Full name:

Alias, if any :

Date of Birth:

Place of Birth:

Date of Embrace:

Place of Embrace:

True Age:

Apparent Age (age at Embrace):

 

Physical description:

 

Appearance (Describe yourself as someone meeting you for the first time would see you.):

 

Skin color:

Eye Color:

Hair Color:

Hair Length:

Height:

Weight:

Measurements:

Race:

Gender:

Tattoos:

Scars:

Birthmarks:

Do you wear any identifiable jewelry:

What makes you Attractive to others:

Are you right- or left-handed:

What sort of build do you have: Overweight? Underweight? Muscled? Wiry? Dumpy? Pudgy? Angular?

Do you have any allergies, diseases, or other physical weaknesses:

What other details would someone notice on a closer look:

 

Mortal Life:

 

Father:

Date of Death (if dead):

Occupation:

Mother:

Date of death (If Dead):

Occupation:

If your mortal parents are no longer alive, how did they die?

Brothers:

Sisters:

What are/were your siblings like?

Do you still keep in contact with your family?

If not, what do they believe happened to you?

How would you describe your mortal life in general?

What was unique about your mortal life?
What is your earliest memory?

How much schooling have you had?

Did you enjoy school?

Where did you learn most of your skills and other abilities?

Did you have any role models?  If so, describe them.

How did you get along with the other members of your family?

What did you want to be when you grew up?

What were your favorite activities?

What kinds of personality traits did you display?

Were you popular?  Who were your friends, and what were they like?

When and with whom was your first kiss?

Are you a virgin?  If not, when and with whom did you lose your virginity?

What kind of person were you?

 

Kindred Life:

 

Sire:

How long were you with your Sire before you were released?

Where have you been since you became a kindred?

Do you have a job other than "bloodsucker"?

Who do you work for?

How much of your time does this job require?

To which social class do you belong?

 

 

Personality and Character Development:

 

Where do you live now, and with whom?  Describe the place and the person/people.

What does your voice sound like?

What words and/or phrases do you use very frequently?

What do you have in your pockets?

Do you have any quirks, strange mannerisms, annoying habits, or other defining characteristics?

Do you have a distinctive way of speaking? What accent do you have?

What Languages do you speak? What is your native language and list where you learned the others.

Have you ever been in love?

Do you have a lover, or a spouse?

If so are they mortal, ghoul or kindred?

Do you believe that now your kindred, you can still love?

Do you miss the Sex Act? And do you still attempt to do so?

What are you especially good at?

What sets you apart from the rest of the world?

What flaws do you have?

What Merits do you have?

What pisses you off? Or could cause frenzy?

Do you have any enemies?

What do you love?

What do you hate?

 How do you typically react to these negative stimuli?

What do you fear?

What is your worst nightmare?

What qualities do you respect in a person?

Whom do you know that possesses these qualities?

How materialistic are you?

What possessions or objects do you hold as valuable?.

Where or how did you acquire these possessions or objects?

What do you do in your spare time?

What type of music does your character enjoy?

What song would represent your theme song?

What is your style of clothing?

Have you ever killed an animal?

Have you ever killed a human?

How did you feel about killing?

Was your Sire Male or Female?

How long did you know your Sire before you were embraced?

How do you think your Sire found you?

Were you in Love with your Sire?

Where were you Embraced?

What was your relationship like with your Sire?

Did they teach you the ways of the Kindred? <List please>

How many Childer did your Sire create?  (Before and after your embrace)

Do you still keep in contact with your Sire?

Do you kill those you feed off?

Do you have Ghouls?  How many? Where do they live?

Do you have a Herd?  How many?  Where do they live?

Is your Herd and/or Ghouls either infatuated with you or in love with you?

Are you pleased with what you now are?  Or would you prefer to have remained mortal? <state why>

If you could change ONE thing about kindred life.. What would it be?

Are you  protecting someone? A child, relative, friend? Why do you see yourself as their protector?

Who was your first love? Did it work out? Why or why not? Do you still know each other?

Are you a disappointment to anyone, or is someone proud of you for your accomplishments? Why?

Where do you feel safe? Why?

What sort of place spooks you? Why?

Is there any place that you refuse to go? Why? What happened there?

What are your hobbies?

Where did you pick up your hobbies? Who taught them to you?

What's your taste in music?

What nightmares do you have?

When you wake up screaming in the middle of the night, what do you see?

What makes you laugh?

How often do you laugh?

Do you have laugh lines?

Do you have a good sense of humor?

Do you hide it or let it shine?

What do you wish you could do that you can't?

Is there a talent you wish you had?

Is it something you don't have the money for?

Is it something your species isn't capable of?

How badly do you want it and what would you do to get it?

What is your secret dream?

What one goal, ambition, or desire do you keep hidden from everyone? Is it small or large? Personal or global? Realistic or unrealistic? Are you actually trying to accomplish it (and how?), or does you consider it untenable?

What is your worst fear?

What terrifies you?

What do you dread?

Is it something terribly personal, or a generic phobia?

How did you acquire this fear?

Are you ashamed of it?

Possessions

Does your character use a computer?

Do you have a fast internet connection?

Do you understand encryption and firewalls?

What information do you keep on your computer?

 Is it the latest model with all the frills, or an old piece of junk that takes ten minutes to boot up?

Do you keep a journal?

What sorts of things do you write in it?

How often?

Where do you keep it?

What would you do if someone read it?

Do you have a calendar or address book?

What's in it?

How much does it reveal about your life?

Photo albums?

Who do you keep pictures of, and do you show them to anyone?

Are these pictures taken by someone else, or did you take them?

Jewelry?

Inherited, received as a gift or bought?

Worn or kept in a drawer?

What one item would you risk your life to protect and keep safe, if any?

What one item do you wish you didn't have, but feels you must keep anyway?

Why?

What do you have in your pockets right now?

What's your sexuality? How certain are you of it?

Do you have a pet or companion animal? A fierce guard dog? A tiny kitten? Goldfish? Rabbits or birds? A boa constrictor? Mice? A large spider? A monster? A horse?

What do you wear?

What styles and colors are you partial to?

What's your favorite piece of clothing, and why?

What is your favorite color and why?

What do you do to relax? Do you watch a movie, read a book, go jogging, surf the web, juggle?

What is you like when you're grieving or mourning? Are you private with your grief? Quiet and stony? Crying loudly? In need of friends?

What are you like when you’re moody or despondent? Are you self-pitying, irritable, sad?

What is you like when you’re celebrating? Does you have a quiet celebration at home, or does you gather your friends together for a big bash?

Do you have a mental illness or mood disorder? Are you prone to depression, bouts of mania, anxiety, or other such problems?

What is your code of honor?
Is there anything you absolutely will not do?
At present, what is the most important thing to you?

What morals do you have?
What do you consider your greatest achievement?

What is your greatest regret?

What is the most evil thing you have ever done?

What is the most embarrassing thing ever to happen to you?

If you could change one thing from your past, what would it be, and why?

What is your best memory?

What is your worst memory?

Are you basically optimistic or pessimistic?

What is your greatest fear?

What are your religious views?

What are your political views?

What are your views on sex?

Do you have any biases or prejudices?

Is there anything you absolutely refuse to do under any circumstances?  Why do you refuse to do it?

Who or what, if anything, would you die for (or otherwise go to extremes for)?

What is/are your favorite hobbies and pastimes?

What is your most treasured possession?

What is your favorite color?

What, if anything, do you like to read?

What is your idea of good entertainment (consider music, movies, art, etc.)?

Do you smoke, drink, or use drugs?  If so, why?  Do you want to quit?

What makes you laugh?

What, if anything, shocks or offends you?

How do you deal with stress?

Are you spontaneous, or do you always need to have a plan?

What are your pet peeves?

What is your greatest strength as a person?

What is your greatest weakness?

If you could change one thing about yourself, what would it be?

Are you generally introverted or extroverted?

Are you generally organized or messy?

Name three things you consider yourself to be very good at, and three things you consider yourself to be very bad at.

Do you like yourself?

What three words best describe your personality?

What three words would others probably use to describe you?

 

 

Player Information:

 

What kind of a game do you want?

What do you want from the STs?

What do you think about character death?

Do you have any story ideas that don't necessarily have to do with your character?

Would you like the STs to have a seminar about the rules/influences/etc.?

How long have you been Role-Playing?

Would you be interested in storytelling one night story lines for extra experience points?

 

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