Tag Archives: NPC

Character Thursday-Karen Dyheart (Summoner)

Here’s a character who summons elementals, Karen of Kar’s Hurt. Backstory and Levels 1-10 Karen Dyheart was in every way an average girl, well, so far as anyone could tell. She was very bright, but in her backward border town, … Continue reading

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Character Thursday-Hallen Ettinbane (Werewolf Hunter)

Here’s a werewolf character. He’s level 5, but he counts as a level 6 for encounter level and such due to the addition of the werewolf template. Backstory and Levels 1-5 Hallen Ettinbane was a decent hunter, part of a lord’s … Continue reading

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Character Thursday-Generic Scout Progression

This is our third generic NPC build progression, and I’m still trying to get the hang of it. I’m going to try an approach completely different from my generic knight and gnome policeman builds. I’m going to use my population … Continue reading

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Character Thursday-Gnome Policeman Progression

Today I’m going to try something new. Rather than build a specific character this week with backstory and all, I’m going to define a template for NPCs across various levels. This week, the template is for a law enforcement officer, or … Continue reading

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Character Thursday-Mirindik Korgaranik (Gnome Archaeologist)

Here’s an NPC that could end up playing a role as guide in the Hall of Altars and beyond, though he is fragile enough to become a burden to keep alive, whether that means defending him or resurrecting him. I … Continue reading

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Character Thursday-Ikeerik Kuhurik (Ospryte Dragon Priest)

A powerful PC who has some surprise powers for the players, like Mardug Firemaw. Backstory and Levels 1-20 Ikeerik was bound for leadership in his flock, growing up in Kegoulu. He knew it as well as anyone and took a … Continue reading

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Character Thursday-Imriss Karids (Lizardfolk Cleric)

A Lizardfolk member of the Black Shield in the Black Swamp. She is a faithful laborer in the cause, but she is beginning to question the group’s methods. Backstory and Levels 1-5 Imriss was a quiet and obedient worshipper of … Continue reading

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Character Thursday-Berik “Scale-skin” Gyurun (Half-Orc Dragon Tamer)

Here’s a Half-Orc NPC living near Sumak. He’d be a potential contact to get to the dragons if the players wanted to pursue that avenue. Backstory and Levels 1-5 Berik was weak for an orc. Abused by the full orcs … Continue reading

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Character Thursday- Generic Knight Progression

Today I’m going to try something new. Rather than build a specific character this week with backstory and all, I’m going to define a template for NPCs across various levels. This week, the template is for a mounted combatant, or knight, … Continue reading

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Character Thursday-Gilick Arux (Drow Assassin)

A first Drow character. I went with an NPC, their stories are easier to write. This Drow assassin has gone rogue, but he’s still evil, he just might make an ally of opportunity for PCs operating in the Drow city. … Continue reading

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