5e DnD Half-elf Character Idea - Halfelf

Half-elves are often they are associated with music, travel, bards, independence and difficult childhoods. Split between the human and elven cultures, many like to play them for their roleplaying challenges
Half-elves are often they are associated with music, travel, bards, independence and difficult childhoods. Split between the human and elven cultures, many like to play them for their roleplaying challenges

ancestry:

Phann is a female half-elf Rogue

Background - Soldier
Family - Your parents died in a cart accident. You grew up close you your two brothers and two sisters. The oldest sibling is in deep debt
Extra skill - Insight *or Medicine*

Trait - I like being unpredictable and often make decisions with a dice roll or coin flip
Ideal - Friendship. Companions come and go but bonds of friendship are eternal
Bond - I seek ancient secrets that could tear up the world
Flaw - I often ask one question too many

Trinket - A decorated make-up box that belonged to a legendary poet
Possible Pet - Flotsam is a cunning monkey who loves mud and making a mess.


Gael is a female half-elf Wizard

Background - Urchin
Family - you have one twin sister. Your mother is a skilled conjurer and looked after you
Extra skill - Performance

Trait - I'm always making friends with other misfits, outcasts and loners
Ideal - Change. Every day brings a new challenge and we must be ready to face it
Bond - My collection of maps grows with each adventure
Flaw - I have trouble following rules

Trinket - A flute with two human and two elven names
Elven backstory element - a ruined lighthouse with elven spirits
Possible Pet - Vixen is a pampered dog. They have a limited form of telepathy that can convey emotions within 30 ft. . They regard everything as possible food


Thamior Lathalath is a male half-elf Paladin

Background - Criminal
Family - You are the oldest of eight siblings and your family traveled frequently as you grew. Some of your brothers and sisters want to join you on your adventures.
Extra skill - Performance

Trait - I'm slow to make friends after a lifetime of small betrayals
Ideal - Nature. The forest and beasts are more important than cities and nations
Bond - I am looking for a place to call my own in human society
Flaw - I have an unhealthy appetite for expensive pleasures

Trinket - A bowstring wrapped around an arrowhead that you received at birth
Human backstory element - a retired fighter
Possible Pet - Flash is a large crocodile. They can play or make a tune. . They have a muzzle or other item covering their mouth or head


Caelynn Berevan is a female half-elf Ranger

Background - Acolyte
Family - Your older sister Jasmal is a singer and raised you in a rundown tavern. Recently she went missing leaving a confused note
Extra skill - Survival

Trait - I am quick to anger and quick to forget
Ideal - Balance. I bring many things together to make a greater whole
Bond - My collection of maps grows with each adventure
Flaw - I am a combination of elven flightiness and human selfishness

Trinket - A jug made from redwood with a miniature map inscribed onto it
Elven backstory element - a winged elf
Possible Pet - Lady is a mongoose. They are very overweight. They have a favourite trick of playing dead


Xanaphia Caerdonel is a half-elf Rogue

Background - Hermit
Family - Your parents died at sea when you were young and extended family looked after you. They told many stories of your parents as you grew and many treat you as a sibling
Extra skill - Perception

Trait - My kind words make others feel like the center of the world
Ideal - Ambition. Nothing is impossible if you make it your goal
Bond - My family is whoever I am traveling with on my journeys
Flaw - I forget others are not as open-minded as me

Trinket - A silver ring with the word "Dreams" inscribed in Celestial
Elven backstory element - spellbook of a high elf mage
Human backstory element - a crude display of wealth
Possible Pet - Bane is a playful wolf cub who gets excited around strangers