1,000 NPC Traits

1,000 NPC traits

Pick at least two traits for each NPC

RPT reader Chad Samuels sent me a spreadsheet of 1,000 NPC traits. A great resource! Thanks Chad.

Below are all the traits listed. Just roll d1000.

Chad advises picking at least two traits per NPC to add some depth of personality.

At the end is Chad’s spreadsheet for download.

1,000 NPC Traits

1 Able 335 Frantic 668 Possessive
2 Abrasive 336 Fresh 669 Practical
3 Abrupt 337 Fretful 670 Precise
4 Absent Minded 338 Friendly 671 Predictable
5 Abusive 339 Frightened 672 Preoccupied
6 Accepting 340 Frigid 673 Pretentious
7 Accident Prone 341 Frugal 674 Pretty
8 Accommodating 342 Frustrated 675 Prim
9 Accomplished 343 Fuddy Duddy 676 Primitive
10 Action Oriented 344 Fun 677 Productive
11 Active 345 Fun Loving 678 Profane
12 Adaptable 346 Funny 679 Professional
13 Addict 347 Furious 680 Promiscuous
14 ADHD 348 Furtive 681 Proper
15 Adorable 349 Fussy 682 Protective
16 Adventurous 350 Gabby 683 Proud
17 Affable 351 Garrulous 684 Prudent
18 Affected 352 Gaudy 685 Psychotic
19 Affectionate 353 Generous 686 Puckish
20 Afraid 354 Genial 687 Punctilious
21 Afraid Of Commitment 355 Gentle 688 Punctual
22 Aggressive 356 Giddy 689 Purposeful
23 Agnostic 357 Giggly 690 Pushy
24 Agreeable 358 Gives Up Easily 691 Puzzled
25 Alert 359 Giving 692 Quarrelsome
26 Alluring 360 Glamorous 693 Queer
27 Aloof 361 Gloomy 694 Quick
28 Altruistic 362 Glorious 695 Quick Tempered
29 Always Hungry 363 Glum 696 Quiet
30 Always Late 364 Goal Orientated 697 Quirky
31 Ambiguous 365 Good 698 Quixotic
32 Ambitious 366 Goofy 699 Rambunctious
33 Amiable 367 Graceful 700 Random
34 Amused 368 Gracious 701 Rash
35 Amusing 369 Grandiose 702 Rational
36 Angry 370 Grateful 703 Rawboned
37 Animated 371 Greedy 704 Realistic
38 Annoyed 372 Gregarious 705 Reasonable
39 Annoying 373 Grieving 706 Rebellious
40 Anti-Social 374 Grouchy 707 Recalcitrant
41 Anxious 375 Growly 708 Receptive
42 Apathetic 376 Gruesome 709 Reckless
43 Apologetic 377 Gruff 710 Reclusive
44 Appreciative 378 Grumpy 711 Refined
45 Apprehensive 379 Guarded 712 Reflective
46 Approachable 380 Guilt Ridden 713 Regretful
47 Argumentative 381 Guilty 714 Rejects Change
48 Aristocratic 382 Gullible 715 Relaxed
49 Arrogant 383 Haggling 716 Relents
50 Artistic 384 Handsome 717 Reliable
51 Ashamed 385 Happy 718 Relieved
52 Aspiring 386 Hard 719 Religious
53 Assertive 387 Hard Working 720 Reluctant
54 Astonished 388 Hardy 721 Remorseful
55 Attentive 389 Harmonious 722 Repugnant
56 Audacious 390 Harried 723 Repulsive
57 Austere 391 Harsh 724 Resentful
58 Authoritarian 392 Hateful 725 Reserved
59 Authoritative 393 Haughty 726 Resilient
60 Available 394 Healthy 727 Resolute
61 Average 395 Heart Broken 728 Resourceful
62 Awful 396 Heartless 729 Respectful
63 Awkward 397 Heavy Hearted 730 Responsible
64 Babbling 398 Hedonistic 731 Responsive
65 Babyish 399 Helpful 732 Restless
66 Bad 400 Helpless 733 Retiring
67 Bashful 401 Hesitant 734 Rhetorical
68 Beautiful 402 High 735 Rich
69 Belligerent 403 High Self Esteem 736 Right
70 Bewildered 404 Hilarious 737 Righteous
71 Biter 405 Homeless 738 Rigid
72 Blames Others 406 Honest 739 Risk-Taking
73 Blasé 407 Honor Bound 740 Romantic
74 Blowhard 408 Honorable 741 Rough
75 Boastful 409 Hopeful 742 Rowdy
76 Boisterous 410 Hopeless 743 Rude
77 Bold 411 Hormonal 744 Rugged
78 Boorish 412 Horrible 745 Ruthless
79 Bored 413 Hospitable 746 Sacrificing
80 Boring 414 Hostile 747 Sad
81 Bossy 415 Hot Headed 748 Sadistic
82 Boundless 416 Huffy 749 Safe
83 Brainy 417 Humble 750 Sagely
84 Brash 418 Humorous 751 Saintly
85 Bratty 419 Hurt 752 Salient
86 Brave 420 Hysterical 753 Sanctimonious
87 Brazen 421 Ignorant 754 Sanguine
88 Bright 422 Ill 755 Sarcastic
89 Brilliant 423 Ill-Bred 756 Sassy
90 Brotherly 424 Imaginative 757 Satisfied
91 Brutish 425 Immaculate 758 Saucy
92 Bubbly 426 Immature 759 Savage
93 Busy 427 Immobile 760 Scared
94 Calculating 428 Immodest 761 Scarred
95 Callous 429 Impartial 762 Scary
96 Calm 430 Impatient 763 Scattered
97 Candid 431 Imperial 764 Scheming
98 Capable 432 Impolite 765 Scornful
99 Capricious 433 Impotent 766 Scrawny
100 Carefree 434 Impractical 767 Scruffy
101 Careful 435 Impudent 768 Secretive
102 Careless 436 Impulsive 769 Secure
103 Caring 437 Inactive 770 Sedate
104 Caustic 438 Incoherent 771 Seductive
105 Cautious 439 Incompetent 772 Selective
106 Changeable 440 Inconsiderate 773 Self-Centered
107 Charismatic 441 Inconsistent 774 Self-Confident
108 Charming 442 Indecisive 775 Self-Conscious
109 Chaste 443 Independent 776 Self-Controlling
110 Cheerful 444 Indifferent 777 Self-Directed
111 Cheerless 445 Indiscrete 778 Self-Disciplined
112 Childish 446 Indiscriminate 779 Self-Giving
113 Chivalrous 447 Indolent 780 Self-Reliant
114 Civilised 448 Indulgent 781 Self-Serving
115 Classy 449 Industrious 782 Selfish
116 Clean 450 Inefficient 783 Selfless
117 Clever 451 Inept 784 Senile
118 Close 452 Inflexible 785 Sensitive
119 Closed 453 Inimitable 786 Sensual
120 Clumsy 454 Innocent 787 Sentimental
121 Coarse 455 Inquisitive 788 Serene
122 Cocky 456 Insecure 789 Serious
123 Coherent 457 Insensitive 790 Sexual
124 Cold 458 Insightful 791 Sexy
125 Cold Hearted 459 Insincere 792 Shallow
126 Combative 460 Insipid 793 Shameless
127 Comfortable 461 Insistent 794 Sharp
128 Committed 462 Insolent 795 Sharp-Tongued
129 Communicative 463 Instinctive 796 Sharp-Witted
130 Compassionate 464 Insulting 797 Sheepish
131 Competent 465 Intellectual 798 Shiftless
132 Complacent 466 Intelligent 799 Shifty
133 Compliant 467 Intense 800 Short
134 Composed 468 Interested 801 Shrewd
135 Compulsive 469 Interrupting 802 Shy
136 Conceited 470 Intimidating 803 Silent
137 Concerned 471 Intolerant 804 Silky
138 Condescending 472 Intrepid 805 Silly
139 Confident 473 Introspective 806 Simian
140 Confused 474 Introverted 807 Simple
141 Congenial 475 Intuitive 808 Sincere
142 Conscientious 476 Inventive 809 Sisterly
143 Considerate 477 Involved 810 Skillful
144 Consistent 478 Irresolute 811 Sleazy
145 Constricting 479 Irresponsible 812 Sloppy
146 Content 480 Irreverent 813 Slovenly
147 Contented 481 Irritable 814 Slow Paced
148 Contrarian 482 Irritating 815 Slutty
149 Contrite 483 Jackass 816 Sly
150 Controlling 484 Jaded 817 Small-Minded
151 Conversational 485 Jealous 818 Smart
152 Cooperative 486 Jittery 819 Smiling
153 Coquettish 487 Joking 820 Smooth
154 Courageous 488 Jolly 821 Sneaky
155 Courteous 489 Jovial 822 Snob
156 Covetous 490 Joyful 823 Sociable
157 Cowardly 491 Joyous 824 Soft-Hearted
158 Cowering 492 Judgmental 825 Soft-Spoken
159 Coy 493 Keen 826 Solitary
160 Crabby 494 Kenderish 827 Sore
161 Crafty 495 Kind Hearted 828 Sorry
162 Cranky 496 Kittenish 829 Sour
163 Crazy 497 Knowledgeable 830 Spendthrift
164 Creative 498 Lackadaisical 831 Spiteful
165 Credible 499 Lacking 832 Splendid
166 Creepy 500 Languid 833 Spoiled
167 Critical 501 Lascivious 834 Spontaneous
168 Cross 502 Late 835 Spunky
169 Crude 503 Lazy 836 Squeamish
170 Cruel 504 Leader 837 Stately
171 Cuddly 505 Lean 838 Static
172 Cultured 506 Lethargic 839 Steadfast
173 Curious 507 Level 840 Sterile
174 Cutthroat 508 Lewd 841 Stern
175 Cynical 509 Liar 842 Stimulating
176 Dainty 510 Licentious 843 Stingy
177 Dangerous 511 Light-Hearted 844 Stoical
178 Daring 512 Likeable 845 Stolid
179 Dark 513 Limited 846 Straight Laced
180 Dashing 514 Lineat 847 Strange
181 Dauntless 515 Lingering 848 Strict
182 Dazzling 516 Lively 849 Strident
183 Debonair 517 Logical 850 Strong
184 Deceitful 518 Lonely 851 Strong Willed
185 Deceiving 519 Loquacious 852 Stubborn
186 Decent 520 Lordly 853 Studious
187 Decisive 521 Loud 854 Stupid
188 Decorous 522 Loudmouth 855 Suave
189 Deep 523 Lovable 856 Submissive
190 Defeated 524 Lovely 857 Successful
191 Defective 525 Loves Challenge 858 Succinct
192 Deferential 526 Loving 859 Sulky
193 Defiant 527 Low Confidence 860 Sullen
194 Deliberate 528 Lowly 861 Sultry
195 Delicate 529 Loyal 862 Supercilious
196 Delightful 530 Lucky 863 Superstitious
197 Demanding 531 Lunatic 864 Supportive
198 Demonic 532 Lying 865 Surly
199 Dependable 533 Macho 866 Suspicious
200 Dependent 534 Mad 867 Sweet
201 Depressed 535 Malice 868 Sympathetic
202 Deranged 536 Malicious 869 Systematic
203 Despicable 537 Manipulative 870 Taciturn
204 Despondent 538 Mannerly 871 Tacky
205 Detached 539 Materialistic 872 Tactful
206 Detailed 540 Matronly 873 Tactless
207 Determined 541 Matter-Of-Fact 874 Talented
208 Devilish 542 Mature 875 Talkative
209 Devious 543 Mean 876 Tall
210 Devoted 544 Meek 877 Tardy
211 Dignified 545 Melancholy 878 Tasteful
212 Diligent 546 Melodramatic 879 Temperamental
213 Direct 547 Mentally Slow 880 Temperate
214 Disaffected 548 Merciful 881 Tenacious
215 Disagreeable 549 Mercurial 882 Tense
216 Discerning 550 Messy 883 Tentative
217 Disciplined 551 Meticulous 884 Terrible
218 Discontented 552 Mild 885 Terrified
219 Discouraged 553 Mischievous 886 Testy
220 Discreet 554 Miserable 887 Thankful
221 Disgusting 555 Miserly 888 Thankless
222 Dishonest 556 Mistrusting 889 Thick Skinned
223 Disillusioned 557 Modern 890 Thorough
224 Disinterested 558 Modest 891 Thoughtful
225 Disloyal 559 Moody 892 Thoughtless
226 Dismayed 560 Moping 893 Threatening
227 Disorderly 561 Moralistic 894 Thrifty
228 Disorganized 562 Motherly 895 Thrilled
229 Disparaging 563 Motivated 896 Tight
230 Disrespectful 564 Mysterious 897 Timid
231 Dissatisfied 565 Nagging 898 Tired
232 Dissolute 566 Naive 899 Tireless
233 Distant 567 Narcissistic 900 Tiresome
234 Distraught 568 Narrow-Minded 901 Tolerant
235 Distressed 569 Nasty 902 Touchy
236 Disturbed 570 Naughty 903 Tough
237 Dogmatic 571 Neat 904 Trivial
238 Domineering 572 Needs Social Approval 905 Troubled
239 Dorky 573 Needy 906 Truculent
240 Doubtful 574 Negative 907 Trusting
241 Downtrodden 575 Negligent 908 Trustworthy
242 Draconian 576 Nervous 909 Truthful
243 Dramatic 577 Neurotic 910 Typical
244 Dreamer 578 Never Hungry 911 Ugly
245 Dreamy 579 Nibbler 912 Unappreciative
246 Dreary 580 Nice 913 Unassuming
247 Dubious 581 Night Owl 914 Unbending
248 Dull 582 Nihilistic 915 Unbiased
249 Dumb 583 Nimble 916 Uncaring
250 Dutiful 584 Nit Picker 917 Uncommitted
251 Dynamic 585 No Purpose 918 Unconcerned
252 Eager 586 No Self Confidence 919 Uncontrolled
253 Easygoing 587 Noble 920 Unconventional
254 Eccentric 588 Noisy 921 Uncooperative
255 Educated 589 Nonchalant 922 Uncoordinated
256 Effervescent 590 Nosy 923 Uncouth
257 Efficient 591 Not Trustworthy 924 Undependable
258 Egocentric 592 Nuanced 925 Understanding
259 Egotistic 593 Nuisance 926 Undesirable
260 Elated 594 Nurturing 927 Undisciplined
261 Eloquent 595 Nut 928 Unenthusiastic
262 Embarrassed 596 Obedient 929 Unfeeling
263 Embittered 597 Obese 930 Unfocused
264 Embraces Change 598 Obliging 931 Unforgiving
265 Eminent 599 Obnoxious 932 Unfriendly
266 Emotional 600 Obscene 933 Ungrateful
267 Empathetic 601 Obsequious 934 Unhappy
268 Enchanting 602 Observant 935 Unhelpful
269 Encouraging 603 Obstinate 936 Uninhibited
270 Enduring 604 Odd 937 Unkind
271 Energetic 605 Odious 938 Unmotivated
272 Engaging 606 Open 939 Unpredictable
273 Enigmatic 607 Open-Minded 940 Unreasonable
274 Entertaining 608 Opinionated 941 Unreceptive
275 Enthusiastic 609 Opportunistic 942 Unreliable
276 Envious 610 Optimistic 943 Unresponsive
277 Equable 611 Orcish 944 Unrestrained
278 Erratic 612 Orderly 945 Unruly
279 Ethical 613 Organized 946 Unscrupulous
280 Evasive 614 Ornery 947 Unselfish
281 Evil 615 Ossified 948 Unsure
282 Exacting 616 Ostentatious 949 Unsympathetic
283 Excellent 617 Outgoing 950 Unsystematic
284 Excessive 618 Outrageous 951 Unusual
285 Excitable 619 Outspoken 952 Unwilling
286 Excited 620 Overbearing 953 Upbeat
287 Exclusive 621 Overweight 954 Upset
288 Expansive 622 Overwhelmed 955 Uptight
289 Expert 623 Overwhelming 956 Useful
290 Extravagant 624 Paces 957 Vacant
291 Extreme 625 Pacifistic 958 Vague
292 Exuberant 626 Painstaking 959 Vain
293 Fabulous 627 Panicky 960 Valiant
294 Facetious 628 Paranoid 961 Vengeful
295 Faded 629 Particular 962 Venomous
296 Fair 630 Passionate 963 Verbose
297 Faith In Self 631 Passive 964 Versatile
298 Faithful 632 Passive-Aggressive 965 Vigorous
299 Faithless 633 Pathetic 966 Vindictive
300 Fake 634 Patient 967 Violent
301 Fanatical 635 Patriotic 968 Virtuous
302 Fanciful 636 Peaceful 969 Visual
303 Fantastic 637 Penitent 970 Vivacious
304 Fatalistic 638 Pensive 971 Volatile
305 Fearful 639 Perfect 972 Voracious
306 Fearless 640 Perfectionist 973 Vulgar
307 Feisty 641 Performer 974 Vulnerable
308 Ferocious 642 Perserverant 975 Warlike
309 Fidgety 643 Perseveres 976 Warm Hearted
310 Fierce 644 Persevering 977 Wary
311 Fiery 645 Persistent 978 Wasteful
312 Fighter 646 Persuasive 979 Weak
313 Filthy 647 Pert 980 Weary
314 Fine 648 Perverse 981 Weird
315 Finicky 649 Pessimistic 982 Well Grounded
316 Flagging 650 Petty 983 Whimsical
317 Flakey 651 Petulant 984 Wholesome
318 Flamboyant 652 Philanthropic 985 Wicked
319 Flashy 653 Picky 986 Wild
320 Fleeting 654 Pious 987 Willing
321 Flexible 655 Pitiful 988 Wise
322 Flighty 656 Placid 989 Wishy Washy
323 Flippant 657 Plain 990 Withdrawn
324 Flirty 658 Playful 991 Witty
325 Flustered 659 Pleasant 992 Worldly
326 Focused 660 Pleasing 993 Worried
327 Foolish 661 Plotting 994 Worthless
328 Forceful 662 Plucky 995 Wretched
329 Forgetful 663 Polite 996 Xenophobic
330 Forgiving 664 Pompous 997 Young
331 Formal 665 Poor 998 Youthful
332 Fortunate 666 Popular 999 Zany
333 Foul 667 Positive 1000 Zealot
334 Frank

Comments

  1. Draegon says

    Awesome resource! I’ll definitely be advising others from Sizael WRPG to come here and take a peek at the download!

  2. Hawk says

    Sweet!! Thanks for this, it will be SO useful, since I have so very many NPCs in my game :D