December 15th, 2004

grape poppy

like the sleep of seeds

Hi! As I've been reading for a while, I decided to finally bite the bullet and join. I've been roleplaying since college in a variety of standard systems (my only claim to obscure fame is HârnMaster). Rules, systems, and game mechanics aren't my strong suit, but if you want conversation about plot, setting, and character creation, I'm your girl.

Here's my question: what sort of tricks or traditions do you have for creating deep, compelling characters for serious campaigns? I'm always looking for more strategies!

See, when I create a character, I do this: Collapse )