This character backstory aid will assist you in generating ideas for your characters.

The generator randomly selects answers for the following questions:

  • How old is your character?
  • What did their parents do?
  • What happened that changed their life?
  • What do they remember from childhood?
  • What is their most notable physical feature?
  • What is their quirk?
  • What are they afraid of?
  • What is their family like?
  • What is their primary motive?

See screenshots for examples.

Download the html file!

This aid is playable in browser and also downloadable as an html file. If you download, you can alter the aid by opening it in a text editor or utilizing a program like Twine. You may add or remove any content that would suit your needs. You can also run the file on your phone through your browser of choice. 

If you have any suggestions or find a bug, please feel free to leave a comment.

If you like this tool, please consider giving it a rating! Ratings really go a long way for small creators like myself.


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Character Backstory Aid Standalone 421 kB

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