Flaws are an important part of a good character; perfect characters are boring to roleplay.
|3 Beans, 1 Cow
|Three magic beans for just one cow? What a deal!
|I grow combative and unpredictable when I drink.
|Anything to Win
|I'll do absolutely anything to win.
|"I don't believe I can make a difference to anyone or anything."
|I let my need to win arguments overshadow friendships and harmony.
|I wear a tribal mask and never take it off.
|I'm especially superstitious and live life seeking to avoid bad luck, wicked spirits, or the Mists.
|Away from Danger
|Nothing gets between me and danger except my fellow adventurers. So I'll be sure to put them there.
|Bad at Math
|I'm a great gambler. I'm just bad at math and logic.
|Beck and Call
|You. Fetch my cloak. And maybe rub my feet for a while.
|Believe the Clergy
|I put too much trust in those who wield power within my temple's hierarchy.
|Belongs on a Ship
|Though I am an excellent crafter, my work tends to look as though it belongs on a ship.
|I can't keep a secret to save my life, or anyone else's.
|My piety sometimes leads me to blindly trust those that profess faith in my god.
|My hatred of my enemies is blinding and unreasoning.
|Blindly Follow Orders
|I follow orders, even if I think they're wrong.
|I harbor dark, bloodthirsty thoughts that my isolation and meditation failed to quell.
|Booze and Brothels
|I have a weakness for the vices of the city, especially hard drink.
|I believe that I'm intellectually superior to people from other cultures and have much to teach them.
|I act without thinking and take risks without weighing the consequences.
|I have an insatiable desire for carnal pleasures.
|Why spend gold here when you can buy the same thing for copper in the next town?
|I'm quick to assume that someone is trying to cheat me.
|I believe doom follows me and that anyone who gets close to me will face a tragic end.
|No one must ever learn that I once stole money from guild coffers.
|Coin Over Company
|When faced with a choice between money and my friends, I usually choose the money.
|I overlook obvious solutions in favor of complicated ones.
|Couragous to a Fault
|Once someone questions my courage, I never back down no matter how dangerous the situation.
|Cynical Towards Virtue
|I believe everyone has a price and am cynical toward those who present themselves as virtuous.
|Unlocking an ancient mystery is worth the price of a civilization.
|I indulge in a habit that threatens my reputation or my health.
|I'm always in debt. I spend my ill-gotten gains on decadent luxuries faster than I bring them in.
|You think we're in trouble now? Let me tell you how bad things are likely to get!
|I consider the adherents of other gods to be deluded innocents at best, or ignorant fools at worst.
|Most people scream and run when they see a demon. I stop and take notes on its anatomy.
|Deny Obvious Malice
|I need to find the best in everyone and everything, even when that means denying obvious malice.
|Difficult Path Forward
|My best days are behind me. Ahead lies only toil, pain, and death.
|You haven't heard of me? I'm sure that's because of your ignorance and low breeding.
|I am dogmatic in my thoughts and philosophy.
|You can loan me a little, right? I've got a sure thing. I'll double your money, guaranteed.
|"I am convinced that this place is going to kill me."
|I am easily distracted by the promise of information.
|I am obsessed with catching an elusive aquatic beast, often to the detriment of other pursuits.
|Though I act charming, I feel nothing for others and don't know what friendship is.
|I'm exceptionally cautious, planning laboriously and devising countless contingencies.
|I am exceptionally credulous and believe any story or legend immediately.
|I have a weakness for the exotic beauty of the people of these lands.
|I'll say anything to avoid having to do extra work.
|By my words and actions, I often bring shame to my family.
|Fear of the Wild Animal
|I have a secret fear of some common wild animal - and in my work, I see them everywhere.
|I secretly believe that everyone is beneath me.
|Fine, I'll do it myself
|My comrades are brave, but I must defeat this threat alone to prove my worth.
|I like to break things and cause ruin.
|My loyalties are... fluid.
|For Honor and Glory
|I will be the best for the honor and glory of my home.
|Friends of Merlin
|Oh, yeah, that spell? Named after my parent's best friend. Let me tell you about them.
|Ghosts of my Enemies
|I sometimes stay up all night listening to the ghosts of my fallen enemies.
|There's right and there's wrong, and there's no gray area in between.
|I'm too greedy for my own good. I can't resist taking a risk if there's money involved. (Evil)
|I judge others harshly, and myself even more severely.
|I don't know when to throw something away. You never know when it might be useful again.
|I am the Captain Now
|I must be the captain of any group I join.
|I'm the Rightful King
|Secretly, I believe that things would be better if I were a tyrant lording over the land.
|Ignore the Losers
|I ignore anyone who doesn't compete and anyone who loses to me.
|In the Report
|Our superiors might not like what you're doing. I'm going to have to put that in my report.
|I once satirized a noble who still wants my head. It was a mistake that I will likely repeat.
|I talk to myself, and I don't make friends easily.
|I speak without really thinking through my words, invariably insulting others.
|Irrational when Provoked
|I become irrational when innocent people are hurt.
|Itching for a Dungeon
|When I'm not exploring dungeons or ruins. I get jittery and impatient.
|I'm horribly jealous of anyone who can outshine my handiwork. Everywhere I go, I'm surrounded by rivals.
|Judgmental of Intellectuals
|I'm judgmental of those who are not skilled with tools of some kind.
|Justify the Means
|I know the ends always justify the means and am quick to make sacrifices to attain my goals.
|I sometimes take things that don't belong to me, especially if they are very well made.
|I've picked up some unpleasant habits living among goblins, lizardfolk, or orcs.
|Lack of Empathy
|I have lived a hard life and find it difficult to empathize with others.
|Left, Always Left
|When given the choice of going left or right, I always go left.
|I have a 'tell' that reveals when I'm lying.
|Life Controlling Vice
|I have only one vice, but it controls my life.
|I have lingering pain from old injuries.
|I am inclined to tell long-winded stories at inopportune times.
|Lordship by Murder
|I would kill to acquire a noble title.
|Lover of Spirits
|I am too enamored of ale, wine, and other intoxicants.
|"I can't tell what's real anymore."
|The monstrous enemy we faced in battle still leaves me quivering with fear.
|I like keeping secrets and won't share them with anyone.
|My Superior Culture
|I am secretly (or not so secretly) convinced of the superiority of my own culture over that of this foreign land.
|Flaw? I have no flaws. I'm perfect.
|Never Admit Wrongs
|I'd rather eat my armor than admit when I'm wrong.
|Never be too Prepared
|I have no time for friends or family. I spend every waking moment thinking about and preparing for my next expedition.
|I'm never satisfied with what I have—I always want more.
|New Found Pleasures
|I have a weakness for the new intoxicants and other pleasures of this land.
|I save my sympathy for my friends, and I have no friends.
|I am judgmental, especially of those I deem homebodies or otherwise lazy.
|No Plan Needed
|If there's a plan, I'll forget it. If I don't forget it, I'll ignore it.
|No Speka Comman
|I pretend not to understand the local language in order to avoid interactions I would rather not have.
|Not in my Shoes
|You don't know what I'm going through. You never can.
|Obey All Laws
|I obey the law, even if the law causes misery.
|Once I pick a goal, I become obsessed with it to the detriment of everything else in my life.
|I am so obsessed with sketching my ideas for elaborate inventions that I sometimes forget little thing like eating and sleeping.
|When I see something valuable, I can't think about anything but how to steal it.
|A scandal prevents me from ever going home again. That kind of trouble seems to follow me around.
|Only the Best Goods
|I must have the best of everything. Like, right now.
|I find that most people are trustworthy. Hey, where's my belt pouch?
|Lying is reflexive, and I sometimes engage in it without realizing.
|I can't help but pocket loose coins and other trinkets I come across.
|I crave power above all else, and will do anything to obtain more of it.
|Pride before Downfall
|My pride will probably lead to my destruction.
|I find civilian life difficult and struggle to say the right thing in social situations.
|Quick to Anger
|I too often hear veiled insults and threats in every word addressed to me, and I'm quick to anger.
|It's not stealing if I need it more than someone else.
|There's no room for caution in a life lived to the fullest.
|I was once a terribly flawed person, like you. Let me tell you how you can save yourself.
|I complain about everything.
|Refuse to Quit
|I don't know when to quit. Especially when everyone else is telling me to.
|Return to Sin
|Now that I've returned to the world, I enjoy its delights a little too much.
|I can't resist swindling people who are more powerful than me.
|I turn tail and run when things look bad.
|I hide a truly scandalous secret that could ruin my family forever.
|Don't expect me to save those who can't save themselves. It is nature's way that the strong thrive and the weak perish.
|I become depressed and anxious if I'm away from the sea too long.
|Search Every Inch
|I can't leave a room without searching it for secret doors.
|Search for Lichdom
|All I care about is acquiring new magic and arcane knowledge.
|Boats make me seasick.
|See All Evil
|I've seen the evil of a type of place—like forests, cities, or graveyards—and resist going there.
|In fact, the world does revolve around me.
|I'm convinced something is after me, appearing in mirrors, dreams, and places where no one could.
|The people who knew me when I was young know my shameful secret, so I can never go home again.
|I have trouble keeping my true feelings hidden. My sharp tongue lands me in trouble.
|I get frustrated to the point of distraction by shoddy craftsmanship.
|I remember every insult I've received and nurse a silent resentment toward anyone who's ever wronged me.
|Sing my Name
|Until my songs are sung in every tavern in this realm, I won't be satisfied.
|Skeptic of Superstitions
|I'm a skeptic and don't believe in the power of rituals, religion, superstition, or spirits.
|I can't resist a pretty face.
|Sleep in the Dark
|I can't sleep except in total darkness.
|Sleep is for the Weak
|Sleep is for the weak. We need to keep training more if we're going to be ready for the challenges ahead.
|I failed, but I'm awesome. So when anyone else is successful, it must be because of nepotism, dishonesty, or dumb luck.
|I don't take kindly to some of the actions and motivations of the people of this land, because these folks are different from me.
|Struggle to Trust
|I struggle to trust the words of others.
|I am inflexible in my thinking.
|Suspicious to Others
|I am suspicious of strangers and expect the worst of them.
|Terrible Battle Mistake
|I made a terrible mistake in battle that cost many lives—and I would do anything to keep that mistake secret.
|That Guy's Fault
|If anything goes wrong, it must be someone else's fault. Let me explain that in detail.
|That's a Grudgin'
|I hold grudges and have difficulty forgiving others.
|The Chosen One
|I'm convinced of the significance of my destiny, and blind to my shortcomings and the risk of failure.
|The Real Me
|Few people know the real me.
|To the Hills
|If I'm outnumbered, I will run away from a fight.
|I'd rather kill someone in their sleep than fight fair.
|I know what's best. Trust me.
|The tyrant who rules my land will stop at nothing to see me killed.
|I break my vows and plans. Duty and honor mean nothing to me.
|I'm convinced that no one could ever fool me the way I fool others.
|If people find me unpleasant, that's their problem.
|I have little respect for anyone who is not a proven warrior.
|Despite my best efforts, I am unreliable to my friends.
|I've done unspeakable evil and will do anything to prevent others from finding out.
|I'd risk too much to uncover a lost bit of knowledge.
|My intensity can drive others away.
|Violence is my answer to almost any challenge.
|Watch my Own Back
|I hate to admit it and will hate myself for it, but I'll run and preserve my own hide if the going gets tough.
|Watching My Back
|I have trouble trusting in my allies.
|I work hard, but I play harder.
|What They Deserve
|People who can't take care of themselves get what they deserve.
|What's the Bottom Line
|I tend to assess my relationships in terms of profit and loss.
|Wicked One's Knowledge
|I have a reputation for defeating a great evil, but that's a lie and the wicked force knows.
|The person who gains the most reward for the least effort wins.
|I know my future is written and that anything I do will lead to a prophesied end.
|Wrong One Prisoned
|An innocent person is in prison for a crime that I committed. I'm okay with that.
|I am slow to trust members of other races, tribes, and societies.
|Any defeat or failure on my part is because my opponent cheated.
|You Come First
|You have to look out for yourself. No one else will.