5e D&D Character Idea

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Gluttony is a female elf wizard

Background - charlatan
Family - You were raised by your father. you have one brother. You had to contend with being shunned

Trait - My favorite thing is a relaxed drink with friends
Ideal - People. The people around me are all that matter, not ideals
Bond - I protect those who cannot protect themselves
Flaw - I'll risk anything for wealth and status

Trinket - A bone bracelet with mysterious ruby runes. They glow with an intensity matching the strength of emotions you are feeling
Possible Pet - Bolt is an owl. They have an extra tail

Brurvalm is a male halfling artificer

Background - urchin
Family - You were raised by thieves. Your adopted siblings torment you. You recently learnt that you have a long-lost sibling

Trait - I love to hear the ideas of others
Ideal - Aspiration. I work to be the best at what I do
Bond - Nothing is more important than the other members of my family
Flaw - I seek immortality at any cost

Trinket - a glittering pixie statuette made from feathers
Possible Pet - Shar is a weasel. They have a favourite trick of playing dead and you rescued them from a laboratory or other place

Euphemia Reedfellow is a wood elf wizard

Background - charlatan
Family - Your aunt, Prezhlek won a great battle. You will try to avenge their death

Trait - I admire those with style or wealth
Ideal - Aspiration. I work to be the best at what I do
Bond - I owe my life to the priest who took me in when my parents died
Flaw - I can't resist a challenge

Trinket - a bleached hunk of flint
Possible Pet - Torm is a kitten. They love swimming and can speak but only know four phrases

Tazon-Dud is a male dwarf rogue

Background - gladiator
Family - You were raised by your older sister. . You had to contend with infamy

Trait - I live day to day. What has happened and what might happen don't matter
Ideal - Adaptability. The world is in motion and we must move with it or be left behind
Bond - I have a family, but I have no idea where they are. One day, I hope to see them again
Flaw - Pride will be my downfall

Trinket - a chromatic nail guard made from flint with the name Dark carved on it
Possible Pet - Pseudo is a black shrieker. They hate your close friends and are decades old and have existing far longer than should be possible

Finnan is a hill dwarf bard

Background - outlander
Family - You were raised by your grandfather. . You had to contend with infamy

Trait - I take great pleasure in the simple things of life
Ideal - Responsibility. It is the duty of all people to make the world around them a good place
Bond - I want to be remembered for the things I have done
Flaw - I dislike everyone who is not like me

Trinket - a mossy antler with a lucky phrase inscribed in Terran decorated with flowers
Possible Pet - Empress is a glistening rare seabird. They get excited around strangers and are very needy