Today we are going to talk about characters possessions, this means the items that your character owns. A characters possessions can say a lot about them as people and can tell you a lot about their lives. So we’re going to explore why it is important and working it out today. If you want to catch up with any of the other posts in the From The Ground Up series on character creation you can find the index page Here.
Today we are going to look into character personality but if you are new to this series here’s the deal. From The Ground Up is a series of blog posts aimed at helping you create a roleplay character from the ground up. These guides are mostly geared towards creating characters for roleplay within the World of Warcraft, but the basic principals could likely be used for character creation for a variety of different games both online and on table-top, perhaps even for fiction writing. You can find the index for this series here for easy navigation of the other parts. FTGU Series Index
Feralas like many other zones is often overlooked. I often find that those of us who have been playing this game for so many years now are almost blind to the content and the world around us. So by means of re-familiarizing roleplayers with the world around them, we bring you this series of posts. We will also include a bit of lore and atmosphere with each location, along with images and any other little bits of information we can find for you. You can find the rest of the posts in this series here: Exploring the World of Warcraft Series Index.
What is your villain’s motive? What inspires and drives them? Why are they doing what they are doing? That’s what we are looking at in today’s post, and it can be more complicated than you’d think. If you want to catch up with any of the other sections of this series you can find the index here: Venerable Villains Index Page.
It is easy to assume a villain’s motive is to take over the world for personal gain. But in truth that is not how it works anywhere outside the Animaniacs. To write a really good villain you need to know what motivates him to do what he does and why.
Getting started with roleplay in MMORPG is very different to roleplay in Live Action or in Table-Top. They all share the same core concept but they manifest differently with different skills, uses, and issues. A few weeks ago we talked about getting started with playing World of Warcraft the most well-known MMORPG, so today we are going to talk about getting started with Roleplaying within that setting.