Dark Times in Old London
Please consider these questions as you begin to create your character. It’s not necessary for you to answer all of the questions, but they will give you ideas of how your character fits into the Rippers’ world. Feel free to send your answers to the GM or include them in the biography sections of your character sheet.
- Where is your character from?
- Why is your character in London?
- What was the last thing your character did before coming to London?
- Where was your character before he or she came to London?
- How did your character get to London?
- How did your character find out about and/or join the Rippers?
- What does/did your character do for a living?
- What is your character’s family like? Where do they live? Do they know about the Rippers and/or your character’s involvement with them?
- What is the most terrifying event your character has ever experienced?
- What is your character’s happiest memory?
- What is your character most ashamed of? How far would he or she go to make amends?
- What is your character’s favorite color? Favorite food? Favorite animal? Favorite season? Favorite smell?
- What is your character’s least favorite color? Least favorite food? Least favorite animal? Least favorite season? Least favorite smell?
- Why is your character a member of the Whitechapel lodge?
- How does your character view or react to authority?
- How does your character view his or her place in “society”? To what lengths would your character go to improve his or her standing among his or her peers?
- Why is your character serving in the Rippers?
- Does your character have any habits or mannerisms that would make him or her stand out?
- How does your character treat those of lower social standing? Of higher social standing?
- What does your character look like? Any distinguishing features?
- How does your character generally dress?
- What does your character generally carry in his or her pockets or handbag?
- What is your character’s daily routine?
- Does your character have allergies to or strong dislike of any substance?
- Describe your character in fifteen words or fewer.