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Character Building Questions

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  • What is your characters name?
  • Does your character have any nicknames?
  • How old is your character?
  • When was your character born?
  • What species is your character?
  • What gender does your character identify as?
  • What sex was your character born as?
  • What sexual orientation does your character identify as?
  • What romantic orientation does your character identify as?
  • What are your character’s preferred pronouns?
  • What shape are your character’s pupils?
  • What color are your character’s irises?
  • What color are your character’s sclera?
  • What shape are your character’s eyes?
  • How long are your character’s eyelashes?
  • What kind of eyebrows does your character have?
  • What does your character’s nose look like?
  • What kind of lips does your character have?
  • What color/tone skin does your character have?
  • Does your character have freckles or moles?
  • Does your characters have clear skin?
  • Does your character have acne?
  • What texture is your character’s skin?
  • Does your character have fur?
  • Does your character have scales?
  • Does your characters have feathers?
  • What do your character’s teeth look like? (ie: to they have fangs, normal teeth, missing teeth, carnivore teeth, etc.)
  • How long is your character’s hair?
  • What color is your character’s hair?
  • What style does your character normally wear/cut their hair?
  • Does your character have soft or coarse hair?
  • Does your character have thick or thin hair?
  • What type (straight, way, curly, etc.) of hair does your character have?
  • How tall is your character?
  • How much does your character weigh?
  • What is your character’s body type?
  • Does your character have wings?
  • Does your character have a tail?
  • Does your character have any extra limbs or digits?
  • Is your character missing any limbs or digits?
  • Does your character have any scars?
  • Does your character have any injuries that caused permanent damage?
  • Does your character walk with a limp?
  • Could your character be considered crippled?
  • Does anything live inside your character? (ie: bugs, a spirit, some form of familiar)
  • How does your character keep their nails?
  • How often does your character bathe?
  • How often does your character change clothes?
  • How does your character dress?
  • Does your character wear clothes?
  • Does your character do their own laundry?
  • Does your character know how to do their own laundry?
  • Does your character have good fashion sense?
  • Does your character dress for practicality or fashion?
  • Are practicality and fashion similar or vastly different in your character’s world?
  • Can your character fight?
  • Does your character fight?
  • Does your character have any training? (ie: military, martial arts, self defense, etc.)
  • What is your character’s fighting style? (ie: textbook, brawler, their own style, etc.)
  • What is your character’s favorite weapon?
  • What is your character’s least favorite weapon?
  • What are your character’s limits?
  • Does your character know their limits?
  • What are your character’s weaknesses?
  • What are your character’s strengths?
  • What is your character’s favorite food?
  • What is your character’s least favorite food?
  • Does your character have any allergies?
  • What is your character’s favorite color?
  • What is your character’s least favorite color?
  • Can your character draw?
  • Can your character paint?
  • Does your character draw?
  • Does your character paint?
  • Is your character artistically inclined?
  • What is your characters favorite medium?
  • What is your character’s least favorite medium?
  • Does your character have any tattoos?
  • Does your character want any tattoos?
  • What is your character’s favorite musical instrument?
  • What is your character’s least favorite musical instrument?
  • Can your character play music?
  • Does your character play music?
  • What instrument do they play?
  • Can your character sing?
  • Does your character sing?
  • Can your character dance?
  • Does your character dance?
  • What is your character’s favorite animal?
  • What is your character’s least favorite animal?
  • Does your character have any pets?
  • What is your character’s favorite topic/subject to discuss?
  • What is your character’s least favorite topic/subject to discuss?
  • What is your character’s favorite memory?
  • What is your character’s least favorite memory?
  • What is your character’s earliest memory?
  • What is your character’s greatest accomplishment in their own eyes?
  • What is your character’s greatest accomplishment in the eyes of others?
  • What is your character’s biggest failure in their own eyes?
  • What is your character’s biggest failure in the eyes of others?
  • What is your character’s most treasured possession?
  • What is your character’s least treasured possession?
  • What is your character’s favorite possession?
  • Who is your character’s favorite person?
  • Who is your character’s least favorite person?
  • Who are your character’s friends?
  • Who are your character’s enemies?
  • Who are your character’s acquaintances?
  • Who are your character’s family?
  • How loyal is your character?
  • What would your character betray someone for?
  • What does your character’s room/home/living space look like?
  • What are your character’s hobbies?
  • What skills does your character posses?
  • What powers does your character posses?
  • What is your character’s occupation?
  • Does your character have any political power or standing?
  • Does your character give orders or take orders?
  • How strong is your character physically?
  • How strong is your character mentally?
  • What is your character’s constitution like? (ie: do they have a weak immune system, are they prone to getting sick or fainting)
  • How often does your character fall ill?
  • What is your character’s preferred climate?
  • Can your character handle heat?
  • Can your character handle the cold?
  • Is your character a tactile person?
  • How is your character with children?
  • Can your character have children?
  • Would your character adopt?
  • How well does your character take care of others?
  • How well does your character take care of themselves?
  • Is your character lazy?
  • How much does your character procrastinate?
  • What does your character put on their toast?
  • Does your character drink coffee?
  • What does your character put in their coffee?
  • Does your character drink tea?
  • What does your character put in their tea?
  • What sort of place would your character vacation at?
  • Can your character swim?
  • Does your character swim?
  • Does your character prefer nature or the city?
  • What does your character fear?
  • Does your character have any phobias?
  • Does your character have any triggers?
  • Is your character book smart or street smart?
  • How well can your character tie knots?
  • Would your character survive if they got stranded in the wilderness somewhere?
  • Does your character know how to tie people up?
  • Is your character any good at tying people up?
  • Can your character braid hair?
  • Can your character cut hair?
  • Does your character cut their own hair?
  • Can your character read/write?
  • Does your character keep a journal/diary?
  • Does your character keep a day planner/calendar?
  • Can your character speak more than one language?
  • Can your character read more than one language?
  • Does your character prefer light or dark?
  • Is your character afraid of the dark?
  • Does your character live above or below ground?
  • What year does your character live in?
  • Is your character clumsy or accident prone?
  • Can your character drive a car?
  • Can your character drive a motor bike?
  • What is your character’s preferred mode of transportation?
  • Is your character technologically adept?
  • Is your character good with machines?
  • Is your character good at fixing things?
  • Does your character have a catch phrase?
  • What are your character’s nervous ticks?
  • Does your character worry a lot?
  • Is your character misunderstood?
  • Does your character have any chronic illnesses or conditions?
  • Is your character likely to inherit any chronic illnesses or conditions?
  • Does/will your character have any genetic “fuck you”s to deal with?
  • What position does your character sleep in?
  • How many pillows do they sleep with?
  • Is your character a cuddler while they’re sleeping?
  • How well can your character see in the dark?
  • Does your character like vegetables?
  • Does your character eat healthy foods?
  • Is your character capable of sleeping alone?
  • Is your character close with their family?
  • Can your character ask for help with ease?
  • What embarrasses your character?
  • How does your character act in front of the people they like?
  • Would your character ever enter into a poly-amorous relationship?
  • What kind of music does your character listen to?
  • What kind of television shows does your character watch?
  • What kind of material does your character read?
  • Is/was your character a good student?
  • Is your character a creature of habit?
  • Does your character need to run through a specific routine in order to get to sleep?
  • Does your character frequently have nightmares?
  • Does your character have strange dreams?
  • Does your character dream at all?
  • Does your character snore?
  • Does your character drool?
  • What does your character wear to bed?
  • Does your character find being seen naked embarrassing?
  • Does your character find seeing other people naked embarrassing?
  • Does your character wear make up?
  • Does your character have any piercings?
  • Does your character want any piercings?
  • How high is your character’s pain tolerance?
  • What is your character’s reaction to things they find cute?
  • What is your character’s sense of humor like?
  • Is your character quick to laugh?
  • Is your character quick to smile?
  • Is your character most frequently seen with a frown?
  • Does your character hide their emotions?
  • Does your character sometimes have trouble understanding what they’re feeling?
  • Is your character socially adept, or awkward?
  • Has your character ever received a trophy for anything?
  • Is your character a good person?
  • Is your character a nice person?
  • Does your character like or hate the rain?
  • What annoys your character?
  • Is it easy to befriend your character?
  • If you did not know your character, would you trust them?
  • Does your character eat meat?
  • How quickly can your character type?
  • What is your character’s opinion on mirrors?
  • What is your character’s favorite kind of pie?
  • How does your character mourn?

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