Outlining Workshop

  My Outlines   Outlining Templates   Public Outlines 


Detailed Character
Written ByThis is a Public Template
Created: 1 Apr 2004
TypeCharacter Template (Public)
1622 outlines are using this template
DescriptionThis is the default Character Template. It contains a lot of information; probably more than you'll need. It might be a good idea to Duplicate this template and pick out what you want to use.
This template is based on work done by Anna Heiğa Pálsdóttir.
Principal Information
Reason for name
Nickname
Reason for Nickname
Protagonist
Appearance
Age
Eyes
Hair
Skin color
Height [cm/in]
Weight [kg/lbs]
Wears glasses?
Facial structure
Body structure
Looks like
Scars / marks
Health
Favorites
Favorite color
Favorite food
Favorite music
Favorite book
Favorite pet
Favorite slogan
Favorite clothes
Favorite object
Why are these the characters favorite things
Favorite person
Habits
Smokes
What
How much
Drinks
What
How much
Hobbies
Background
Home
Childhood
First memory
Most important memory
Why
Education
Religion
Financial standing
School
Prior employment
Current employment
Housing
Family
Mother
Father
Siblings
Family standing
Other important family members
Attitude
Feels best when
Feels worst when
Priorities
What does the character think of himself/herself
Mistakes in the past
If the character had one wish
Personality
Greatest strength
Greatest weakness
Greatest fears
Worst thing that could happen
Achilles heel
How is it hidden
Qualities
Outlook on life
Why
Open/Closed
Why
Talents
Bad in
Flaws
Quirks
Biggest regrets
Biggest achievement
Biggest secret
Who knows and how
Ego
How does the character describe himself/herself
What does the character think is the best thing about himself/herself
What does the character think is the worst thing about himself/herself
Is the character's opinion of himself/herself justified
What does the character think others think of him/her
What would the character want to change about himself/herself
Why
Relationships
How is the character when dealing with friends
How is the character when dealing with strangers
What does the character think about the protagonist at first
What does the character think about the protagonist later on
What causes this change
What do the character's friends like worst about the character
Who does the character have a crush on
Is the character seeing anyone
Did the character have a relationship once
Greatest enemy
Why
Best friend
Why
Goals
Short term goals
Long term goals
How is the character going to achieve them
How will it influence others
Problems/Conflict
How is the character under pressure
How does the character handle problems
Biggest problem the character encounters
How does the character handle change
General
Jewelry, etc
Where does the character want to live
Generous/stingy
What would the character like to have
Other
Influential character
Why
Most important character before story begins
Why
How does the character spend last weeks before story begins

 



Member submitted content is © individual members.
Other material is ©2003-2017 critiquecircle.com
Back to top