5e Character Idea

Idea for your next character, an NPC, members of an adventuring party or a backup character

ancestry:

Lumia Grezar is a forest gnome druid

Background - sailor
Family - You family life was dominated by...

Trait - My good looks are there for all to see
Ideal - Glory. I must perform great deeds for my name to resonate through the centuries
Bond - There is a great evil I am destined to destroy
Flaw - Pride will be my downfall

Trinket - A mechanical rat that self winds and performs three random tricks at random times
Possible Pet - Whiskers is a crab. They love playing with new toys and they belonged to a friend or relation but preferred you instead


Thazar-De Chergoba is a male elf warlock

Background - guild artisan
Family - Your father was slain by a monster Your mother is a famed weaver who is dying.

Trait - I can't pay attention to anything for long
Ideal - Live and Let Live. In a world of dragons and ghosts ideas aren't worth killing for
Bond - I love to show off my collection and add more things to it
Flaw - I am too often wrapped up in my own world

Trinket - A die made of gold which always rolls the worst number
Possible Pet - Silence is a playful turkey. They wear a collar or other item with their name on and they were given to you by family


Natali is a rock gnome sorcerer

Background - acolyte
Family - You were raised by your uncle. . You had to contend with being marked by the gods

Trait - I live day to day. What has happened and what might happen don't matter
Ideal - People. The people around me are all that matter, not ideals
Bond - There is a great evil I am destined to destroy
Flaw - My hatred of those who wronged me is blind and unwavering

Trinket - a necklace of fish bones
Possible Pet - Destiny is a young owlbear. They are always getting muddy


Yarjerit Arava is a female lightfoot halfling wizard

Background - noble
Family - You were raised by your parents. . You had to contend with being left to die

Trait - I am tolerant of other people, cultures and beliefs
Ideal - Mastery. If you can master yourself you can master the world
Bond - I want to make the world a better place for future generations
Flaw - I can't resist a challenge

Trinket - a fish skeleton
Possible Pet - Ruby is a snake. They have a limited form of telepathy that can convey emotions within 30 ft. they were a gift from a friend


Thyrig is a male tiefling bard

Background - urchin
Family - You were raised by your aunt. you are the oldest of seven. You had to contend with being born of violence

Trait - I live day to day. What has happened and what might happen don't matter
Ideal - Faith. If I do the right thing then my faith will be rewarded in kind
Bond - I love to show off my collection and add more things to it
Flaw - I can't resist a challenge

Trinket - a foot made from pebbles
Possible Pet - Ripper is a rare seabird. They love to jump out on people