101 NPC PERSONALITY GENERATOR

Generates 101 NPCs' personalities for roleplaying games. Populate a village, spice up a dull encounter, create a stock list of characters, never be lost for an interesting NPC again!
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Ideal for Dungeon Masters of Dungeon & Dragons games and other fantasy roleplaying games.

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1Capricious : Impulsive. Dull.
motto : Don't judge people by their relatives.
 
2Suspicious : Nervous. Avoids eye contact.
motto : Always hope for the best and prepare for the worst.
 
3Nave : Innocent. Hums a lot.
motto : Never fix what isn't broken.
 
4Quiet : Secretive. Spendthrift.
motto : Try to say no when you mean it.
 
5Pessimistic : Cynical. Sadistic.
motto : Always read between the lines.
 
6Careless : Absent-minded. Shy.
motto : Lose without excuses.
 
7Careless : Thoughtless. Irreverent.
motto : Never mistake kindness for weakness.
 
8Generous : Extravagant. Rude.
motto : Try to join a group who Gain Money
The heroes are intent on collecting a fee. The task is as follows:
Gain Power
The character is working for someone who can help them advance socially or politically. Their task is as follows:
Protect Endangered NPCs
An NPC or group of NPC's are in danger.
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9Capricious : Lusty. Irritable.
motto : Trust someone who doesn't close their eyes when you kiss.
 
10Arrogant : Aloof. Extravagant.
motto : Let a little dispute injure a great friendship.
 
11Uncivilized : Uncultured. Has recently fallen in love : Lover wants to woo beloved - but lacks courage. .
motto : Never be ashamed of laughter that's too loud.
 
12Arrogant : Aloof. Vengeful.
motto : Always stay calm and see things through no matter how big a challenge gets.
 
13Nave : Hick. Depressing.
motto : Try to answer the easy questions first.
 
14Curious : Inquisitive. Uses unreliable fortune telling method.
motto : Never teach your grandmother to suck eggs.
 
15Argumentative : Overbearing. Hard-hearted.
motto : Always set a thief to catch a thief.
 
16Careless : Thoughtless. Wastrel.
motto : Old sins cast long shadows.
 
17Arrogant : Haughty. Inquisitive.
motto : Trust someone who doesn't close their eyes when you kiss.
 
18Careless : Dreamy. Laconic.
motto : Explain the truth.
 
19Exacting : Perfectionist. Reverent.
motto : Ignore evil.
 
20Quiet : Mousy. Antagonistic.
motto : Follow a ERROR - no such table : sign colleague who lives by the motto, "if you pay peanuts, you get monkeys"'s advice.
 
21Friendly : Kind-hearted. Forgiving.
motto : Try to be an original, even if that means being a little eccentric.
 
22Exacting : Stern. Owns a signature item - a distinctive dagger.
motto : Always set a thief to catch a thief.
 
23Pessimistic : Depressing. Charitable.
motto : Don't say no before you've heard the whole story.
 
24Careless : Insensitive. Irreverent.
motto : Always be open and accessible.
 
25Courage : Craven. Exaggerates everything.
motto : Judge people by their relatives.
 
26Violent : Warlike. Hick.
motto : Try to start every day with the most important thing you have to do.
 
27Greedy : Miserly. Once owned slaves.
motto : Never buy into someone else's trouble.
 
28Sober : Level-headed. Foolhardy.
motto : Join a group who Kill the Villain
The players are hired to kill the villain. This is the simplest and surest way to remove the threat..
 
29Generous : Kind. Garrulous.
motto : Apologize for extreme measures when defending your values.
 
30Capricious : Madcap. Has no sense of humour.
motto : Say no when you mean it.
 
31Arrogant : Haughty. Uses foul language.
motto : Don't confuse foolishness with bravery.
 
32Suspicious : Paranoid. Always scratching.
motto : Turn about is fair play.
 
33Nave : Hick. Gloomy.
motto : Slow down.
 
34Capricious : Impulsive. Very agile.
motto : Discipline with a gentle hand.
 
35Greedy : Thrifty. Reverent.
motto : Try to fight fire with fire.
 
36Arrogant : Aloof. Prefers exotic food.
motto : Always say no when you mean it.
 
37Greedy : Miserly. Harsh.
motto : Try to help a friend to help themselves.
 
38Optimistic : Pleasant. Searching for a long-lost lover.
motto : Try to hope for the best and prepare for the worst.
 
39Quiet : Mousy. Mischievous.
motto : Always do what you want instead of what you should.
 
40Argumentative : Garrulous. Has no teeth.
motto : Never let a little dispute injure a great friendship.
 
41Exacting : Stern. Very thin.
motto : Fight for a just cause.
 
42Greedy : Avaricious. Whispers constantly, to self.
motto : Try to pay your debts on time.
 
43Arrogant : Proud. Nervous.
motto : Always be more diplomatic with life.
 
44Violent : Immoral. Heavily tattooed.
motto : Try something for the first time.
 
45Capricious : Impulsive. Gives people inappropriate nicknames.
motto : Never risk what you can't afford to lose.
 
46Greedy : Thrifty. Cautious.
motto : Don't knock the competition.
 
47Careless : Dreamy. Uses hands to emphasis speech.
motto : Don't be ashamed of your patriotism.
 
48Friendly : Compassionate. Addicted to a narcotic herb.
motto : Believe all you hear.
 
49Opinionated : Bigoted. Driven.
motto : Never throw pearls before swine.
 
50Curious : Perceptive. Uncultured.
motto : Be especially courteous and patient with older people.
 
51Careless : Absent-minded. Dresses in furs.
motto : Don't put off till tomorrow what you can do today.
 
52Quiet : Laconic. Vengeful.
motto : Accept unacceptable behaviour.
 
53Exacting : Harsh. Scheming.
motto : Never waste time waiting for inspiration.
 
54Optimistic : Pleasant. Owns a signature item - a distinctive map.
motto : Talk slowly but think quickly.
 
55Friendly : Easy-going. Miserly.
motto : Always be better prepared than you think you need to be.
 
56Exacting : Perfectionist. Always accompanied by Wastrel spouse.
motto : Always ask for some help.
 
57Friendly : Compassionate. Was formerly much richer.
motto : Don't become judge and jury without hearing the evidence.
 
58Courage : Fearless. Speaks with heavy accent.
motto : Love deeply and passionately - you might get hurt, but it's the only way to live completely.
 
59Exacting : Punctual. Only deals with local people. Are you local?.
motto : Interrupt when you are being flattered.
 
60Arrogant : Elitist. Jealous.
motto : Mistake kindness for weakness.
 
61Careless : Thoughtless. Kind.
motto : Answer the easy questions first.
 
62Careless : Absent-minded. Neat.
motto : Never accept unacceptable behaviour.
 
63Uncivilized : Crude. Whistles a lot.
motto : Do your homework and know your facts.
 
64Capricious : Mischievous. Hunch-backed.
motto : A drowing man will clutch at a straw.
 
65Quiet : Laconic. Well known for being skilled at a trade..
motto : Intuition is often as important as facts.
 
66Sober : Dull. Has a gold tooth.
motto : Don't apologize for extreme measures when defending your values.
 
67Friendly : Easy-going. Secretive.
motto : Meet troubles half-way.
 
68Pessimistic : Fatalistic. Mousy.
motto : Utter a threat without intend to back it up.
 
69Pessimistic : Depressing. Truthful.
motto : Always perform your job better than anyone else can.
 
70Friendly : Easy-going. Thoughtless.
motto : Always learn the rules - then break some.
 
71Arrogant : Elitist. Garrulous.
motto : Be a person who says "Ready, Aim, aim, aim".
 
72Quiet : Retiring. Antagonistic.
motto : Bite off more than you can chew.
 
73Friendly : Easy-going. Honest.
motto : Have your say.
 
74Nave : Gullible. Speaks with heavy accent.
motto : Never go rushing off unprepared.
 
75Greedy : Covetous. Ponderous.
motto : Always ask for some help.
 
76Uncivilized : Barbaric. Proud.
motto : Always perform your job better than anyone else can.
 
77Nave : Gullible. Innocent.
motto : Don't confuse mere inconveniences with real problems.
 
78Sober : Ponderous. Lusty.
motto : Never knock the competition.
 
79Violent : Warlike. Ugly.
motto : Always try something for the first time.
 
80Pessimistic : Depressing. Albino.
motto : Win without boasting.
 
81Optimistic : Pleasant. Driven.
motto : Still waters run deep.
 
82Generous : Charitable. Miserly.
motto : Underestimate the time it takes to do something.
 
83Opinionated : Narrow-minded. Eats bugs.
motto : Try to keep your private thoughts private.
 
84Moody : Morose. Vegetarian.
motto : Power corrupts.
 
85Argumentative : Overbearing. Gloomy.
motto : Always answer the easy questions first.
 
86Generous : Spendthrift. Loves stories.
motto : Don't meet troubles half-way.
 
87Capricious : Impulsive. Wears clothes a size too large.
motto : Don't look a gift horse in the mouth.
 
88Opinionated : Blustering. Soft-spoken.
motto : Get to market early.
 
89Moody : Gloomy. Has impressive backside.
motto : Resort to name-calling.
 
90Moody : Vengeful. Absent-minded.
motto : Be a person who says "Ready, Fire, Aim".
 
91Courage : Shy. Talks very fast.
motto : Never "borrow" so much as a copper piece from your friends.
 
92Suspicious : Cautious. Whispers when speaking.
motto : Spend all you have.
 
93Opinionated : Narrow-minded. Enslaved by another.
motto : People who go crazy are too sensitive.
 
94Greedy : Hard-hearted. Gloomy.
motto : Every achievement requires a sacrifice.
 
95Violent : Jealous. Heavily tattooed.
motto : Wishing things away is not effective.
 
96Suspicious : Deceitful. Exaggerates everything.
motto : Don't think you can fill an emptiness in your heart with gold.
 
97Arrogant : Rude. Stern.
motto : Try to take one step at a time.
 
98Friendly : Kind-hearted. No common sense.
motto : Say no when you mean no.
 
99Quiet : Laconic. Sarcastic.
motto : Try to keep no more cats than catch mice.
 
100Generous : Charitable. Talks to animals.
motto : "borrow" so much as a copper piece from your friends.
 
101Exacting : Harsh. Cynical.
motto : You win some, you lose some.