RESOURCE Character Bio Template: Basic

Discussion in 'DEVELOPING CHARACTERS & CULTURES' started by Diana, Jun 18, 2011.

  1. A basic template is going to include a few extra details to help round out a character. It has sections to help you remember little details that can be important, and allows for areas to add in more data.

    GENERAL CHARACTER STATISTICS

    Character Name: The name of your character.
    Gender: Male or Female.
    Species/Race: Human, Demon, Etc. Or even Race and Nationality.
    Age: How old is your character.
    Birthplace/World: Where the character comes from.
    Occupation/School/Grade: Their job or their school grade.
    More:

    PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS

    General Appearance: Eyes, Hair, Height, and other visual details. Pictures also work.
    Strengths: These are the thing your character is physically good at doing.
    Weaknesses: These are things your character physically WEAK at.
    More:

    MENTAL CHARACTERISTICS

    Current Goal/Purpose: Their agenda they would like to accomplish.
    Talents: Little things your character is good at. This can be anything from cooking to playing Sudoku.
    Inabilities: Things your character is terrible at. For example, spelling or getting along with animals.
    Fears: Things your character is afraid of, has a phobia of, or even small events they don't want to happen.
    General Personality: This is the personality that the world sees. What people believe of your character. How the interact with other people.
    Inner Personality: The part of your character's personality that they don't like to reveal to others. What people rarely get to see!
    Secret: That one thing they don't want the world to find out.
    More:

    HISTORIC BACKGROUND

    General History: Childhood and important events that helped make your character who they are today.

    Present Life: The events in the present life that tie them to the current plot!

    COPY AND PASTE THE TEMPLATE BELOW!

    [b][u]GENERAL CHARACTER STATISTICS[/b][/u]

    [b]Character Name:[/b]
    [b]Gender:[/b]
    [b]Species/Race:[/b]
    [b]Age:[/b]
    [b]Birthplace/World:[/b]
    [b]Occupation/School/Grade:[/b]
    [b]More:[/b]

    [b][u]PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS[/u][/b]

    [b]General Appearance:[/b]
    [b]Strengths:[/b]
    [b]Weaknesses:[/b]
    [b]More:[/b]

    [b][u]MENTAL CHARACTERISTICS[/u][/b]

    [b]Current Goal/Purpose:[/b]
    [b]Talents:[/b]
    [b]Inabilities:[/b]
    [b]Fears:[/b]
    [b]General Personality:[/b]
    [b]Inner Personality:[/b]
    [b]Secret:[/b]
    [b]More:[/b]

    [u][b]HISTORIC BACKGROUND[/u][/b]

    [b]General History:[/b]

    [b]Present Life:[/b]
     
    #1 Diana, Jun 18, 2011
    Last edited: May 21, 2013
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