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angryscotsman93
January 10, 2012
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Ideas: 0
Votes: 5 / 3.300000
Oscar the Uplifted Octopus    NPCs  (Minor)   (Criminal/Espionage)

*All that I am saying is, it does not count as murder if it is an Uplited porpoise.*

Oscar, in a drunken bar argument.

axlerowes
January 9, 2012
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Comments: 5
Ideas: 0
Votes: 5 / 3.300000
The Tyrant of the Mind    NPCs  (Minor)   (Political)

100-Word Villian

Scrasamax
December 6, 2011
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Comments: 5
Ideas: 0
Votes: 3 / 4.166667
Chirotar    NPCs  (Major)   (Travelers)

A member of the Cynopterid race

Scrasamax
December 5, 2011
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Comments: 8
Ideas: 0
Votes: 6 / 4.250000
Just Jane    NPCs  (Minor)   (Artistic/Performance)

I was just another nobody, not part of the clique, not one of the Heathers, just a nameless, faceless nobody. Then, I died.

 

And became somebody.

Cheka Man
November 8, 2011
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Comments: 5
Ideas: 0
Votes: 4 / 2.750000
30 Vigilantes    NPCs  (Scenario Based)   (Criminal/Espionage)

The Good, who do what they  have to do, the Bad, who pervert  their ideals, and the downright Ugly.

Dragonlordmax
November 2, 2011
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Comments: 5
Ideas: 0
Votes: 4 / 4.750000
The Miskatonian    NPCs  (Minor)   (Criminal/Espionage)

"Mad you call me? Every great mind is mad, and I would see the whole world great...."

-the Miskatonian, to one of his more talkative captives

Scrasamax
October 21, 2011
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Comments: 2
Ideas: 0
Votes: 2 / 3.250000
Maj. Rielle Law    NPCs  (Campaign)   (Travelers)

Brief bio of a space intel officer

Scrasamax
October 21, 2011
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Comments: 5
Ideas: 2
Votes: 1 / 4.000000
10/30 Treefolk    NPCs  (Minor)   (Natural)

30 in progress

Scrasamax
October 21, 2011
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Comments: 2
Ideas: 0
Votes: 1 / 3.500000
project MARLA    NPCs  (Minor)   (Mercantile)

Marla (Fight Club) - as the salesperson whose species reproduces by cloning or similar technology.

PC generated by random generator

Scrasamax
October 19, 2011
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Comments: 11
Ideas: 0
Votes: 3 / 4.000000
Casey Scott Rogers    NPCs  (Character Sheet)   (Natural)

An unfortunate man and his canine companion

Scrasamax
October 11, 2011
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Comments: 6
Ideas: 0
Votes: 5 / 3.900000
Sir Frederick Herman Welker    NPCs  (Character Sheet)   (Combative)

A favored son of the Prussian nobility, and a Knight Errant of the Restored Order of the Temple

Scrasamax
September 29, 2011
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Comments: 3
Ideas: 0
Votes: 3 / 3.666667
Dame Michell Indira Blake    NPCs  (Character Sheet)   (Mystical)

The eldest of six sisters and the heir apparent of the Argyle-Blakes, and an investigator for the Royal Theosophical Society

Scrasamax
September 28, 2011
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Comments: 5
Ideas: 0
Votes: 5 / 4.600000
The Physician Weldon    NPCs  (Major)   (Mystical)

Immortality can be had, but for a cost. Some are willing to pay this price, some are willing to make others pay the price. So long as there is gold in my hand I care not.

Scrasamax
September 27, 2011
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Comments: 6
Ideas: 0
Votes: 5 / 4.600000
Prince Aloysius Ulman    NPCs  (Major)   (Political)

Madness lingers there, in the broken corners of his mind.

hylandpad
September 25, 2011
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Comments: 10
Ideas: 0
Votes: 5 / 4.500000
The Unhinged Prince    NPCs  (Scenario Based)   (Political)

"You'll have to excuse Frederic... he hasn't been the same after... well, you remember."

-Subrhone Malfes Sternbrugge, Custodian of Prince Fredric van Heinhelm.

hylandpad
September 21, 2011
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Comments: 5
Ideas: 0
Votes: 3 / 3.333333
Orbitally Deployed Recon and Sabotage Drone (OD-RSD)    NPCs  (Extras)   (Combative)

"If the OD-RSDs were here already, the facility would have gone up in smoke a long time ago..."

BOOM! 

hylandpad
September 18, 2011
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Comments: 3
Ideas: 0
No votes
Variable Deployment Tactical Drop-Drone (VD-TD)    NPCs  (Extras)   (Combative)

"This is Skybase Alpha-One broadcasting to Skybase Alpha-Two through Six. Seventeen point zero VD-TD Drop Ships inbound towards Korolis Sector, Quadrant Two. ETA approximate - 0030 hours. Recalibrating Ground Ordinance to avoid excess Friendly Fire. Reaffirming aerial perimeters and air supremacy..."

Magus of the Citadel
September 2, 2011
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Comments: 7
Ideas: 0
Votes: 6 / 3.750000
Oka    NPCs  (Scenario Based)   (Mercantile)

28- Captain’s Wench
This is an upscale dockside working girl (oxymoron?). She will only "be with" a Captain or Officer. She is prettier, cleaner, and more refined than what one would expect. She is more of an escort, making the captain buy her drinks and food (as well as others). She actually works for the house to promote people to spend.

PoisonAlchemist
August 28, 2011
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Comments: 3
Ideas: 1
Votes: 2 / 4.750000
Amanita    NPCs  (Minor)   (Criminal/Espionage)

Pirate captain of the legendary Red Dawn, Amanita lives to strike fear into the hearts of others. Her S&M cult and smuggling operations often hide behind the guise of bakeries, but there is a reason for all that a person does.

PoisonAlchemist
August 7, 2011
Hits: 2385
Comments: 16
Ideas: 1
Votes: 9 / 4.555556
NPC Characteristics    NPCs  (Extras)   (Artistic/Performance)

NPCs can be so dry and bland when they come up and you aren't prepared for them. Other NPCs often times only have the stats rolled up and their personalities are neglected. That is where a list of simple characteristics can come in handy and you can stereotype the NPC and at least give them some kind of quirk that defines them a little better. Nobody may remember the innkeeper at that one city, but they may very well remember the innkeeper that picked his nose right before he gave the players their change. Just some little things to define the NPCs and make them more real. Some can be used by players as well to spice up their character a little.

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       By: manfred

You find a patch of edible funghi. They taste well and all, no ill effects. UNLESS you consume some beverage, even 3 (three) days after eating it. Then you become really sick with pains, vomiting, all the fancy stuff. As a gift or good meal, it could be a cruel joke or to make sure the heroes spend their time focused on the mission. And the fine soup you had in the inn yesterday could have some in.
(Inspired through a real-world fungus. Was really used to cure alcoholism.)

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