VAMPIRE CHARACTER DEVELOPMENT QUESTIONS
YOU & SIRE
Where you were embraced? Into what clan? What was your sire's reason for embracing you? Was it love, vengeance, pity, your talents or simply a coincidence or bad luck? Did you know your sire before? Were you embraced voluntarily or violently?
How is your relationship with your sire? Do you hate him or are you grateful? How does he treat you? Does he manipulate you, guide you or ignore you? Or maybe he did abandon you completely?
How is your sire? Is he respected, hated or feared among others? Why?
What's your name? Is it real or fake?
How old were you when you were embraced? How long are you among vampire society?
Where is your haven? Do you share it with your sire or you have a place of your own? If yes, how did you find it? Is it abandoned or you must pay rent?
Where do you gain money? From your sire? Do you steal from humans you feed on? Do you have a job? How did you get it?
What are your feeding habits? Do you choose your prey randomly or you prefer some specific individuals or places? Who? Bums? Whores? Rich? Pretty? Criminals? Kids? And what draws you to them? Taste? Sense for justice or maybe mercy for those poor street people? Do you seek your prey in clubs? Do you have permission to feed in that area or it is feeding ground assigned to another vampire?
How much humanity has left in you? Do you kill your prey? If yes, intentionally or by accident? What is your opinion on humans? Do you still count yourself as one of them or you simply see them as walking restaurant?
How did embrace change you? What happened to your personality? Did you become bitter, gluttonous, greedy, manipulative or maybe lustful? How do you feel about this change? Are you conciliated with who you became? Do you hate yourself and constantly wish that you would become your old self again.
What about physical changes? Did you become prettier? Scarier? If you met someone familiar on the street, would he recognize you? What exactly changed? Your face? Skin? What about your mortal injuries, handicaps? How do they manifest after you Embrace?
What clan disciplines do you possess? How do you handle them? Are you quick learner or you have some difficulties with them? Describe your first experience of using your clan disciplines. Was your sire helping you to understand them? Did you find out by yourself?
What is your place among the Kindred? Are you a neonate? An Elder? Do another Kindred respect you? Mock or ignore you? Do you belong into some covenants or sects? If yes, how did you earn your place among them? Did you make something important to earn it or your sire let it happen?Do you share their beliefs?
What motivates you? What are the reasons that keep you from meeting the Sun? Do you try to achieve Golconda? Do you try to get back your previous life? Do you have ambitions with Kindred politics? Do you want to get revenge, find your place among the undead?
How do you handle frenzy? Are you often prone to frenzy? What provokes you the most? Predator's taint? Anger? Hunger? Fear? Something else?
Did you developed any derangements after your embrace? How do they manifest? Did you get into trouble because of them? Are you doing something to overcome them?
Is there something you fear more than sunlight? Killing innocent people or worse your loved ones? Pass your curse on someone else? Piss off your Prince so badly that he declares Blood Hunt on you? Being seen in your true form by your loved ones?
What about your mortal contacts? Family? Partner? Friends? Coworkers? What they think happened to you? Do you still try to make a contact with them? Do they know the truth? Do they think you are dead? Do you watch them from a far or did you forget your mortal life completely?
Some other vampire contacts outside of your sire? Are they from the same clan? What brought you together? Do you share same sire, covenant or maybe same motives? Past? What is your relationship with them? Friends? Enemies? Mentors?
Do you have someone who means a lot to you? Is this person human, Kindred or maybe some other supernatural creature? Is this person your friend, former or blood family? What about love interest? If there is one, how did that happen? Is that lust or love? Do you think vampires are even capable of love? Does he know about how much he means to you? Do others know? And how you are feeling about this situation? Are you ashamed, satisfied, scared or maybe angry at yourself? Does he return your affection? Would he take advantages of it if he knew? Would he give it a try or run far away from you?
Do you have any enemies? One or more? Is it just personal dislike for each other or there is more to it? Maybe you both want the same thing or he finds you threatening to his own goals or you just stand in his way. How do you want to deal with it? Will you ignore him or will you try to solve it? Will you plot a plan to defend/bypass/win or destroy him?
YOUR OPINION ON
GHOULS - Do you have some? Where did you found them? Are they humans or animals? How do you treat them?
EMBRACE - How do you feel about embracing someone? How would you justify it? Loneliness? Revenge? Love? Pity?
GONCOLDA - Do you believe that vampire could achieve Golconda or you think that it is only a wishful thinking of weak and tired Kindred? Would you welcome it?
DIABLERIE - How do you feel about Diablerie? Do you think about Diablerie as cannibalism or do you approve it? Why?
VINCULUM - Would you ever let someone drink your blood or let another vampire drink yours? Do you see at as a sign of trust or pure insanity?
KINDRED TRADITIONS - What about Kindred Traditions? Do you break them for fun or you are the one who try to not poke the bear?
OTHER SUPERNATURAL BEINGS Did you meet any? What do you think about werewolves? Do you believe in ghosts and fairies? What feelings they evoke in you? Fear? Curiosity? Envy?