5e Character Idea - Minotaur

They are associated with goring horns, honour, rage, battle and boats. From Ravnica and Theros, they can charge foes with their horns, are never unarmed and knock them backwards in melee.
They are associated with goring horns, honour, rage, battle and boats. From Ravnica and Theros, they can charge foes with their horns, are never unarmed and knock them backwards in melee.

ancestry:

Jamira is a female minotaur Paladin

Background - Hermit
Family - You were orphaned young and extended family raised you. One of your cousins hates you and is certain to make trouble for you

Trait - My horns are my pride and joy
Ideal - Honor. If I act without honor I shame the name I carry.
Bond - A rival defeated me and I will take my revenge on them when the time is right
Flaw - I sometimes forget that battle is not the only option

Trinket - A piece of obsidian with the date of a famous battle
Possible Pet - Princess is a stirge. They have a muzzle or other item covering their mouth or head and have very large ears or eyes


Drakmir is a male minotaur Fighter

Background - Charlatan
Family - You have one older brother you haven't seen for five years. Your mother is a renowned seer and revealed a great secret to you.

Trait - I describe everything in terms of war and combat
Ideal - Might. Those strong enough to make the rules rule the herd
Bond - I work to protect a place sacred to those I value most
Flaw - I am hunted by a rival family of bloodthirsty minotaurs

Trinket - An iron flask with a riddle in Minotaur
Horns - The tip of one of your horns is broken off
Possible Pet - Fluffy is a bat. They love music and singing and your family breed this type of creature


Terios is a minotaur Barbarian

Background - Sage
Family - Your father was slain by a monster Your mother is a skilled butcher who is dying.

Trait - I like being strong and fierce
Ideal - Might. Those strong enough to make the rules rule the herd
Bond - Another helped me from seeking a dark, dangerous path of slaughter
Flaw - I don't believe I can ever get lost

Trinket - A ceramic funerary mask with the names of five heroes
Horns - One of your horns is larger than the other
Possible Pet - Princess is a scaled frog. They are marked with an elven rune


Makla is a female minotaur Warlock

Background - Soldier
Family - Your father died before you were born Your mother is a renowned sculptor who ignores you. you have four older brothers and one younger sister

Trait - I have a love of boats and water I find hard to explain
Ideal - Savagery. Bloody deeds are needed to keep the world in motion
Bond - I will become the greatest hero that ever lived
Flaw - I am easily distracted by the smell of fresh meat

Trinket - A tattered piece of a legendary war banner
Horns - Your long horns are notched and bear several bronze rings
Possible Pet - Lord is a colorful giant weasel. They like high places and your family breed this type of creature


Fotiyinos is a male minotaur Barbarian

Background - Urchin
Family - You were raised by your parents. you are the youngest of five. You had to contend with fame

Trait - I welcome any staring contest or other test of wills
Ideal - Glory. My deeds will be carved in the halls of my birth and my name written in the stars
Bond - I will become the greatest hero that ever lived
Flaw - I let my need to win contests damage friendships and other bonds

Trinket - A ceramic funerary mask with the names of five heroes
Horns - The tip of one of your horns is broken off
Possible Pet - Princess is a demanding monkey. They have a coat or other item that mostly covers them and are very impressive at begging