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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1Arrogant : Aloof. Wears a flower in buttonhole or hair.
motto : Talk slowly but think quickly.
 
2Na´ve : Innocent. Extravagant.
motto : Where there's muck there's brass.
 
3Optimistic : Happy. Perfectionist.
motto : Always be your #attractive and logical self.
 
4Exacting : Perfectionist. Wears clothes a size too large.
motto : Try to do all you can to create a tranquil, harmonius home.
 
5Optimistic : Happy. Hard-hearted.
motto : Try to fight fire with fire.
 
6Curious : Inquisitive. Avaricious.
motto : Try to look for ways to make your boss look good.
 
7Moody : Morose. Has recently fallen in love : One of the lovers is a monster, in disguise or possessing an innocent. .
motto : Try to do cheerfully what you must do.
 
8Capricious : Irreverent. Famous.
motto : Always get involved in local government.
 
9Arrogant : Aloof. Pauses to think for a long time in conversations.
motto : Be ruthlessly realistic.
 
10Curious : Keen. Was formerly much poorer.
motto : Look a gift horse in the mouth.
 
11Careless : Absent-minded. Whistles a lot.
motto : Try to answer the easy questions first.
 
12Generous : Kind. Suffers from hallucinations.
motto : Spend time with the music you love.
 
13Optimistic : Pleasant. Whispers constantly, to self.
motto : Never be ashamed of honest tears.
 
14Optimistic : Pleasant. Graceless.
motto : Lucky at cards, unlucky in love.
 
15Arrogant : Proud. Obsequious.
motto : Try to choose to do something you have never tried.
 
16Greedy : Miserly. Very hairy.
motto : Cleaniless is next to godliness.
 
17Capricious : Impulsive. Famous.
motto : Don't believe all you hear.
 
18Capricious : Madcap. Vengeful.
motto : Cut corners.
 
19Suspicious : Nervous. Inspires mistrust in others.
motto : Explain the truth.
 
20Optimistic : Happy. Thrifty.
motto : Make decisions in concert with your values.
 
21Exacting : Punctual. Happy.
motto : Put off till tomorrow what you can do today.
 
22Sober : Reverent. Has wanderlust.
motto : Give away the ending of a good story.
 
23Sober : Dull. Uses hands to emphasis speech.
motto : Pay your debts on time.
 
24Greedy : Miserly. Wears few clothes.
motto : There's nothing except what you sense.
 
25Opinionated : Hide-bound. Scheming.
motto : Walls have ears.
 
26Sober : Dull. Garrulous.
motto : Try to let your face show it when feeling wonderful.
 
27Courage : Obsequious. Nervous.
motto : Try to practice what you preach.
 
28Courage : Shy. Sarcastic.
motto : Don't think you can fill an emptiness in your heart with gold.
 
29Careless : Absent-minded. Cheerful.
motto : Make sure you are on the committee.
 
30Pessimistic : Sarcastic. Antagonistic.
motto : Try to let friends help when they offer.
 
31Capricious : Madcap. Inspires loyalty in others.
motto : Never think that waiting will make your obstacles grow smaller.
 
32Friendly : Forgiving. Always accompanied by Craven grandson.
motto : Don't teach your grandmother to suck eggs.
 
33Na´ve : Hick. Forgiving.
motto : Always give people more than they expect.
 
34Pessimistic : Cynical. Rude.
motto : Don't go rushing off unprepared.
 
35Violent : Sadistic. Paranoid.
motto : Don't go looking for trouble.
 
36Suspicious : Cautious. Gambles a lot.
motto : Never swap your integrity for money, power, or fame.
 
37Pessimistic : Sarcastic. Very intelligent.
motto : Always act with courtesy and fairness no matter how others treat you.
 
38Optimistic : Happy. Being persecuted by Seducer
Invited to a romantic liaison with a local. In reality this person is a monster in humanoid form - perhaps a vampire or succubus. Moody : Gloomy. Scheming..
motto : Those who hesitate are lost.
 
39Friendly : Forgiving. Madcap.
motto : Let sleeping dogs lie.
 
40Careless : Absent-minded. Multiple personalities : Covetous, Hot-tempered, and Fearless.
motto : Never throw pearls before swine.
 
41Violent : Cruel. Wears clothes a size too large.
motto : Spend your time and energy creating, not criticising.
 
42Optimistic : Diplomatic. Obsequious.
motto : Those who travel fastest travel alone.
 
43Optimistic : Diplomatic. Beautiful.
motto : Always make decisions in concert with your values.
 
44Suspicious : Nervous. Hide-bound.
motto : Betray a confidence.
 
45Arrogant : Haughty. Keen hunter.
motto : Do something you don want to.
 
46Na´ve : Hick. Flirt.
motto : Wash dirty linen in public.
 
47Moody : Compulsive. Being persecuted by Belligerent Soldier
A city guardsman or similar, collecting taxes - perhaps for use of a road, or passage through a gate, etc. Violent : Warlike. Pauses to think for a long time in conversations..
motto : Confuse mere inconveniences with real problems.
 
48Courage : Craven. Refuses to use magic of any kind.
motto : Learn the rules - then break some.
 
49Opinionated : Biased. Suffers from hallucinations.
motto : Try to be open and accessible.
 
50Na´ve : Innocent. On the run from the law.
motto : Don't let go of your values.
 
51Argumentative : Articulate. Crude.
motto : Overestimate travel time by 15 percent.
 
52Argumentative : Overbearing. Keeps hand on weapon.
motto : A guilty conscience needs to accuser.
 
53Curious : Prying. Always accompanied by Craven grandfather.
motto : Answer the easy questions first.
 
54Sober : Ponderous. Very agile.
motto : Try to spend your life lifting people up, not putting them down.
 
55Moody : Irritable. Has own rules of logic which don't match most peoples.
motto : Cut corners.
 
56Friendly : Trusting. Older than appears.
motto : Those who ride tigers can be afraid to dismount.
 
57Curious : Prying. Narrow-minded.
motto : Try to make decisions in concert with your values.
 
58Curious : Keen. Fidgets.
motto : In the country of the blind, the one-eyed man is king.
 
59Courage : Shy. Compassionate.
motto : Try to ask yourself some questions.
 
60Friendly : Kind-hearted. Irreverent.
motto : Don't teach your grandmother to suck eggs.
 
61Opinionated : Hide-bound. Sarcastic.
motto : Try to share your knowledge.
 
62Uncivilized : Barbaric. Searching for a long-lost father.
motto : Curiosity killed the cat.
 
63Curious : Intellectual. Biased.
motto : Always apologize immediatetly when you lose your temper.
 
64Moody : Irritable. Prefers exotic food.
motto : Adventure with someone you wouldn't invite home to dinner.
 
65Sober : Dull. Has impressive shoulder.
motto : Do something you don want to.
 
66Violent : Warlike. Pleasant.
motto : Go looking for trouble.
 
67Argumentative : Hot-tempered. Has impressive calf.
motto : Always be your centred and tolerant self.
 
68Uncivilized : Boorish. Cruel.
motto : Try to take immediate steps to correct a mistake.
 
69Generous : Extravagant. Fearless.
motto : Don't sign a contract.
 
70Arrogant : Rude. Hugs trees.
motto : Try to see how treasure looks through other people's eyes.
 
71Generous : Spendthrift. Was formerly much poorer.
motto : Try to savour each magic moment life hands you.
 
72Optimistic : Happy. Madcap.
motto : Never sign a contract.
 
73Uncivilized : Barbaric. Very agile.
motto : Never look a gift horse in the mouth.
 
74Exacting : Punctual. Compulsive.
motto : Try to be the first to forgive.
 
75Careless : No common sense. Afraid of the dark.
motto : Always be gentle with the world.
 
76Uncivilized : Boorish. Only deals with people of same race.
motto : Try to savour each magic moment life hands you.
 
77Optimistic : Happy. Wears clothes a size too large.
motto : Don't be lead by peer pressure.
 
78Friendly : Easy-going. Has acne.
motto : Never underestimate the time it takes to do something.
 
79Arrogant : Haughty. Cruel.
motto : Make a promise.
 
80Suspicious : Deceitful. Close to family.
motto : Try to be honest with yourself or close ones about what you want.
 
81Uncivilized : Boorish. Sharp senses.
motto : Put off till tomorrow what you can do today.
 
82Sober : Level-headed. Does not believe in the supernatural.
motto : Teach your grandmother to suck eggs.
 
83Pessimistic : Sarcastic. Very religious.
motto : Always be honest with yourself or close ones about what you want.
 
84Opinionated : Narrow-minded. Repeats self in coversations.
motto : Honey catches more flies than vinegar.
 
85Moody : Vengeful. Has own rules of logic which don't match most peoples.
motto : Give away the ending of a good story.
 
86Curious : Intellectual. Has eye tick.
motto : Go public about your true adventure.
 
87Friendly : Kind-hearted. Hugs trees.
motto : Try to buy the best you can afford.
 
88Arrogant : Elitist. Biased.
motto : Decadence can be an end in itself.
 
89Greedy : Avaricious. Retiring.
motto : We must make sacrifices to maintain our quality of life.
 
90Pessimistic : Sarcastic. Laconic.
motto : Routine is a link with the past.
 
91Sober : Practical. Blustering.
motto : Don't confuse foolishness with bravery.
 
92Greedy : Covetous. Hard-hearted.
motto : Try to overestimate travel time by 15 percent.
 
93Argumentative : Overbearing. Has a gold tooth.
motto : Never expect the best gifts to come wrapped in pretty paper.
 
94Friendly : Easy-going. Kind-hearted.
motto : Always make allowances for friends imperfections.
 
95Moody : Morose. On the run from the law.
motto : Never go looking for trouble.
 
96Greedy : Covetous. Collects bats.
motto : Make a promise.
 
97Uncivilized : Graceless. Inspires loyalty in others.
motto : Explain the truth.
 
98Courage : Craven. Impulsive.
motto : Don't judge what you don't understand.
 
99Greedy : Miserly. Thrifty.
motto : Ignore to your critics.
 
100Argumentative : Overbearing. Stern.
motto : Try to be honest with yourself or close ones about what you want.
 
101Careless : Absent-minded. Kind.
motto : Never break a family tradition.