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!
Note, the data and process will be improved when I get time.

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Ideal for Dungeon Masters of Dungeon & Dragons games and other fantasy roleplaying games.

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1Opinionated : Biased. Has wanderlust.
motto : Be ashamed of your faith.
 
2Greedy : Hard-hearted. Has a phobia of maps.
motto : Sell yourself short.
 
3Suspicious : Scheming. Smiles all the time.
motto : What does not kill me, makes me stronger.
 
4Careless : No common sense. Only deals with local people. Are you local?.
motto : Never throw pearls before swine.
 
5Generous : Kind. Warlike.
motto : Don't risk what you can't afford to lose.
 
6Optimistic : Happy. Sadistic.
motto : Get the balance right between give and take.
 
7Exacting : Driven. Blustering.
motto : Always be willing to lower your price to get something else of greater value.
 
8Courage : Shy. Very fat.
motto : Judge your success by what you had to give up in order to get it.
 
9Sober : Level-headed. Only deals with people of same race.
motto : There are tricks in every trade.
 
10Na´ve : Innocent. Spendthrift.
motto : Adventure with someone you wouldn't invite home to dinner.
 
11Opinionated : Biased. Irritable.
motto : Never give a sucker an even break.
 
12Uncivilized : Graceless. Soft-spoken.
motto : Go looking for trouble.
 
13Pessimistic : Fatalistic. Depressing.
motto : Mind your own business.
 
14Generous : Kind. Albino.
motto : Illness is a state of mind.
 
15Courage : Shy. Pinches self occasionally.
motto : Never count your chickens before they are hatched.
 
16Courage : Craven. Licks lips.
motto : Try to be better prepared than you think you need to be.
 
17Uncivilized : Boorish. No common sense.
motto : Never think that waiting will make your obstacles grow smaller.
 
18Greedy : Thrifty. Mousy.
motto : Don't put all your eggs in one basket.
 
19Generous : Spendthrift. Keeps looking over shoulder.
motto : Don't fret about the future of fight.
 
20Friendly : Kind-hearted. Perfectionist.
motto : Always set your sights higher magic and in your prayer.
 
21Suspicious : Cautious. Flirt.
motto : Never go looking for trouble.
 
22Careless : Thoughtless. Driven.
motto : Answer the easy questions first.
 
23Pessimistic : Realistic. Suffers from hallucinations.
motto : Salvation can't be bought and sold.
 
24Courage : Craven. Has visions.
motto : Go rushing off unprepared.
 
25Argumentative : Hot-tempered. Has wanderlust.
motto : Try to root for the home team.
 
26Courage : Brave. Has recently fallen in love : Jealous lover plans to murder object of their affection. .
motto : Money makes money.
 
27Exacting : Perfectionist. Innocent.
motto : Revenge is sweet.
 
28Opinionated : Biased. Fidgets.
motto : Don't judge people by their relatives.
 
29Greedy : Covetous. Nocturnal.
motto : Cut your coat according to your cloth.
 
30Optimistic : Foolhardy. Has warts.
motto : Don't cut off your nose to spite your face.
 
31Careless : Insensitive. Ugly.
motto : Everybody's business is nobody's business.
 
32Arrogant : Aloof. Suffers from a long term illness.
motto : Try to think before you say yes to someone.
 
33Na´ve : Hick. Does not believe in the supernatural.
motto : Try to set a thief to catch a thief.
 
34Courage : Shy. Happy.
motto : Push yourself to the limit.
 
35Curious : Intellectual. Charitable.
motto : Believing in rebirth is the same as admitting defeat.
 
36Uncivilized : Boorish. Whispers constantly, to self.
motto : Try to explain the truth.
 
37Sober : Ponderous. Haughty.
motto : Don't think that waiting will make your obstacles grow smaller.
 
38Friendly : Easy-going. Habitually sniffs the air for scents.
motto : Don't think that waiting will make your obstacles grow smaller.
 
39Arrogant : Rude. Foams at the mouth when excited.
motto : Don't spend all you have.
 
40Uncivilized : Crude. Craven.
motto : Never fret about the future of treasure.
 
41Exacting : Harsh. Inspires loyalty in others.
motto : Ignoring enemies is the best way to fight.
 
42Generous : Spendthrift. Craven.
motto : If you can't leave your mark give up.
 
43Capricious : Mischievous. Trusting.
motto : Take criticism and praise with equal grace.
 
44Argumentative : Hot-tempered. Hard-hearted.
motto : Don't mistake kindness for weakness.
 
45Curious : Keen. Dreamy.
motto : Try to act with courtesy and fairness no matter how others treat you.
 
46Courage : Craven. Morose.
motto : Never work for someone of questionable character.
 
47Optimistic : Foolhardy. Speaks with heavy accent.
motto : Don't be ashamed of honest tears.
 
48Moody : Compulsive. Paranoid.
motto : Fret about the future of love.
 
49Greedy : Avaricious. Speaks in poetry.
motto : Don't knock the competition.
 
50Optimistic : Foolhardy. Has greasy hair.
motto : Try to become the kind of person who brightens a room just by entering it.
 
51Courage : Brave. Slobbish.
motto : Remember your responsibilities when declaring your rights.
 
52Greedy : Covetous. Dreamy.
motto : Lower your voice in a verbal confrontation to the degree that the other person raises theirs.
 
53Arrogant : Proud. Inquisitive.
motto : Always love deeply and passionately - you might get hurt, but it's the only way to live completely.
 
54Friendly : Kind-hearted. Has own rules of logic which don't match most peoples.
motto : Don't be ashamed of your patriotism.
 
55Greedy : Covetous. Has wanderlust.
motto : Cut your coat according to your cloth.
 
56Uncivilized : Crude. Foolhardy.
motto : Try to set high goals.
 
57Opinionated : Bigoted. Habitually sniffs the air for scents.
motto : Never break a promise.
 
58Opinionated : Bigoted. Absent-minded.
motto : Never work for someone of questionable character.
 
59Exacting : Driven. Very wise.
motto : Try to join a group who can help you Kill the Villain
The players are hired to kill the villain. This is the simplest and surest way to remove the threat..
 
60Uncivilized : Boorish. Gullible.
motto : Try to do the right thing.
 
61Sober : Dull. Cautious.
motto : Join a group who Gain Power
The character is working for someone who can help them advance socially or politically. Their task is as follows:
Explore New Area
Exploring an unmapped area, to create the first map of the territory. The area is dangerous, filled with monsters.
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62Arrogant : Aloof. Only deals with people of same religion.
motto : Be ashamed of laughter that's too loud.
 
63Curious : Intellectual. Thoughtless.
motto : Try to act with courtesy and fairness no matter how others treat you.
 
64Argumentative : Articulate. Dull.
motto : Get too big for your boots.
 
65Generous : Kind. Stern.
motto : Employ people more for their judgement than their talents.
 
66Quiet : Retiring. Acts like a character in a Horror.
motto : Don't let weeds grow around your dreams.
 
67Suspicious : Nervous. Easy-going.
motto : The tree is known by it's fruit.
 
68Uncivilized : Barbaric. Compulsive.
motto : Meet troubles half-way.
 
69Curious : Prying. Spendthrift.
motto : A rolling stone gathers no moss.
 
70Argumentative : Antagonistic. Obsequious.
motto : Always admit when you are lost and ask for directions.
 
71Na´ve : Gullible. Famous.
motto : Try to let sleeping dogs lie.
 
72Capricious : Impulsive. Practical.
motto : A cat in gloves catches no mice.
 
73Violent : Warlike. Prefers exotic food.
motto : Try to deal with the current situation, don't bring up the past.
 
74Pessimistic : Fatalistic. Has lost use of abdomen..
motto : Don't overlook the small joys while looking for the big ones.
 
75Arrogant : Aloof. Suffers from a long term illness.
motto : Money is the root of all evil.
 
76Generous : Kind. Mousy.
motto : Waste time waiting for inspiration.
 
77Uncivilized : Crude. Foolhardy.
motto : Try to join a group who can help you Delivery
Characters must deliver a an item : musical instrument. Item is subject to rescue/recovery/kidnap attempt.It would seem the party's charge truly belongs with the would-be liberators.. .
 
78Quiet : Secretive. Stammers.
motto : Expect the best gifts to come wrapped in pretty paper.
 
79Uncivilized : Crude. Intellectual.
motto : Don't confuse foolishness with bravery.
 
80Greedy : Covetous. Searching for lost cloak.
motto : Utter a threat without intend to back it up.
 
81Curious : Keen. Gullible.
motto : Work for someone of questionable character.
 
82Argumentative : Garrulous. Punctual.
motto : Appearances are deceptive.
 
83Capricious : Mischievous. Crude.
motto : Try to keep in touch with a childhood friend.
 
84Friendly : Kind-hearted. Boorish.
motto : Resort to name-calling.
 
85Suspicious : Scheming. Compassionate.
motto : Don't be ashamed of honest tears.
 
86Friendly : Kind-hearted. Older than appears.
motto : Never trust someone who doesn't close their eyes when you kiss.
 
87Arrogant : Proud. Elitist.
motto : It is better to be lucky than rich.
 
88Quiet : Retiring. Alcoholic.
motto : Try to be especially courteous and patient with older people.
 
89Capricious : Impulsive. Extravagant.
motto : Drama often obscures the real issues.
 
90Argumentative : Hot-tempered. Truthful.
motto : Everybody's business is nobody's business.
 
91Optimistic : Foolhardy. Hick.
motto : Try to be especially courteous and patient with older people.
 
92Pessimistic : Depressing. Gloomy.
motto : Always do cheerfully what you must do.
 
93Courage : Brave. Immoral.
motto : Buy the best you can afford.
 
94Violent : Cruel. Diplomatic.
motto : Never say no before you've heard the whole story.
 
95Exacting : Driven. Haughty.
motto : Never risk what you can't afford to lose.
 
96Pessimistic : Depressing. Jealous.
motto : Never fix what isn't broken.
 
97Courage : Fearless. Garrulous.
motto : Don't mistake kindness for weakness.
 
98Careless : Absent-minded. Soft-spoken.
motto : Don't cut corners.
 
99Pessimistic : Sarcastic. Was formerly much poorer.
motto : Always say no when you mean no.
 
100Generous : Wastrel. Uncultured.
motto : Try to lose without excuses.
 
101Arrogant : Rude. Antagonistic.
motto : Fight fire with fire.