5e DnD Half-orc Character Idea - Halforc

Half orcs are often they are associated with savagery, great axes, ferocity, barbarians and difficult childhoods. Some grow up in orcish cultures, others in human and some in-between or another place entirely different.
Half orcs are often they are associated with savagery, great axes, ferocity, barbarians and difficult childhoods. Some grow up in orcish cultures, others in human and some in-between or another place entirely different.

ancestry:

Drenna Astorio is a half-orc Paladin

Background - Outlander
Family - Your father died before you were born. You were adopted by distant family that breeds fierce beasts

Trait - I often use physical activity to keep dark thoughts at bay
Ideal - Today. Enjoy each day while you can. Life is too short for big ideas
Bond - I am the last of my family and I will bring my wrath down on those who harmed them
Flaw - I am harsh on others but harsher on myself

Trinket - A jawbone that is associated with a deity of strength
Possible Pet - Battleaxe is a weasel who gets excited around strangers and eats nearly anything


Argran is a half-orc Fighter

Background - Criminal
Family - Your distant relations raised you, moving from town to town. Then last year they went missing, leaving a family heirloom

Trait - I often use physical activity to keep dark thoughts at bay
Ideal - Honor. A broken oath is a broken person
Bond - I'm hunted for a crime I did commit. And I'd do so again
Flaw - I am willing to sacrifice anything to survive

Trinket - A piece of bear fur depicting a battle scene
Possible Pet - Gond is a scarred cat. They try to chase things. They are always going missing and are always getting lost but turn up in the strangest of places


Salazar is a male half-orc Barbarian

Background - Noble
Family - Your mother died in childbirth Your father is a skilled sorcerer who dotes on you.

Trait - I prefer doing something to talking about it
Ideal - Honor. A broken oath is a broken person
Bond - I'm hunted for a crime I did commit. And I'd do so again
Flaw - I have no way of hiding my feelings

Trinket - A tattered piece of a war banner
Savage heritage - You sing orcish battle chants during combat
Possible Pet - Lucky is a playful octopus. They are always going missing and are very overweight. They have a limited form of telepathy that can convey emotions within 30 ft. you rescued them from a laboratory or other place


Oolah is a female half-orc Barbarian

Background - Acolyte
Family - a father raised you. you have younger twin sisters

Trait - I don't trust in pretty things. They often hide an ugliness inside
Ideal - Honesty. Plain words and hard work and are enough to live by
Bond - I live only for the future. The past is best left behind
Flaw - I have no way of hiding my feelings

Trinket - A one-horned dwarven helmet that smells faintly of urine
Savage heritage - You prefer to sleep on animal furs
Possible Pet - Silence is a constrictor snake who glows in dim light


Alethra is a half-orc Barbarian

Background - Hermit
Family - You were adopted by aunts and uncles. you have no siblings ou had to contend with infamy

Trait - I keep a tight rein on my emotions after past experiences
Ideal - Honesty. Plain words and hard work and are enough to live by
Bond - I am the last of my family and I will bring my wrath down on those who harmed them
Flaw - I am harsh on others but harsher on myself

Trinket - A cursed armband of iron given to you by a chieftain
Human backstory element - a sprawling metropolis
Possible Pet - Simba is a happy giant spider. They have very large ears or eyes and you rescued them from a laboratory or other place. They love music and singing and try to spend all their time in or near water