The 30 Day Character Development Challenge~!
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Published: November 29, 2011
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1.) Describe your character's relationship with their mother or their father, or both. Was it good? Bad? Were they spoiled rotten, ignored? Do they still get along now, or no?
2.) What are your characters most prominent physical features?
3.) Name one scar your character has, and tell us where it came from. If they don't have any, is there a reason?
4.) How vain is your character? Do they find themselves attractive?
5.) What's your character's ranking on the KINSEY SCALE?
6.) Describe your character's happiest memory.
7.) Is there one event or happening your character would like to erase from their past? Why?
8.) Day of Favorites! What's your character's favorite ice cream flavor? Color? Song? Flower?
9.) Who does your character trust?
10.) Can you define a turning point in your character's life? Multiples are acceptable.
11.) Is there an animal you equate with your character?
12.) How is your character with technology? Super savvy, or way behind the times? Letters or email?
13.) What does your character's bed look like when he/she wakes up? Are the covers off on one side of the bed, are they all curled around a pillow, sprawled everywhere? In what position might they sleep?
14.) How does your character react to temperature changes such as extreme heat and cold?
15.) Is your character an early morning bird or a night owl?
16.) Are there any blood relatives that your character is particularly close with, besides the immediate ones? Cousins, Uncles, Grandfathers, Aunts, et cetera. Are there any others that your character practically considers a blood relative?
17.) What's your character's desk/workspace look like? Are they neat or messy?
18.) Is your character a good cook? What's their favorite recipe, whether they're good or not? (Microwave mac-and-cheese applies.)
19.) What's your character's preferred means of travel?
20.) Does your character have any irrational fears?
21.) What would your character's CUTIE MARK be?
22.) If your character could time travel, where would they go?
23.) Is your character superstitious?
24.) What might your character's ideal romantic partner be?
25.) Describe your character's hands. Are they small, long, calloused, smooth, stubby?
26.) Second day of favorites! Favorite comfort food, favorite vice, favorite outfit, favorite hot drink, favorite time of year, and favorite holiday.
27.) Pick two songs that describe your character at two different points of their life, and explain why you chose them.
28.) If your character's life was a genre, what would it be?
29.) How does your character smell? Do they wear perfume or cologne?
30.) And finally: Write a letter to your character, from yourself.
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x-Khan-Noonien-Singh's avatar
x-Khan-Noonien-SinghHobbyist General Artist
This would also work well (IMO) for those who roleplay a canon character, as a way to get to know their own version of the character.
Glueckskatze's avatar
GlueckskatzeHobbyist
Uh I like this! That sounds like a really nice challenge!
WarmishWinter's avatar
WarmishWinterHobbyist Digital Artist
Coolio~
I'm gonna do this <3
grvmpy-gecko's avatar
grvmpy-geckoHobbyist Traditional Artist
I'll be doing this~ 

Thank you :3
Hgghc's avatar
HgghcHobbyist Writer
I'ma do this 'cause it looks fun.
MLP-HeartSong-FiM's avatar
MLP-HeartSong-FiMHobbyist General Artist
I'll do this why not man
Margo-McKnew's avatar
Kinda similar to Rick Riordan's character development chart!
BriarFirefly's avatar
BriarFireflyHobbyist Digital Artist
This is cool. Begs the question as to just how well I know my characters....

I'll do it! :)
Digital-Nightmarre's avatar
Digital-NightmarreStudent Digital Artist
ROIGHT, Finally doing this.

Starizard 
Atarsto's avatar
AtarstoHobbyist Digital Artist
Awesome uwu
Digital-Nightmarre's avatar
Digital-NightmarreStudent Digital Artist
YE
ThisIsCreativeName's avatar
ThisIsCreativeNameHobbyist Digital Artist
doin this
Zelda4ever1987's avatar
I might use this, as I still need to develop a character (or two) I'm working on.
Digital-Nightmarre's avatar
Digital-NightmarreStudent Digital Artist
DOING THIS :icondeterminationplz:

Starizard  you bet your bottom dollar I'm using Rin
awesomejellystar's avatar
awesomejellystarHobbyist Traditional Artist
Rin who?
plz tell meh
Digital-Nightmarre's avatar
Digital-NightmarreStudent Digital Artist
Beware The Heir by Digital-Nightmarre  this nerd right here
awesomejellystar's avatar
awesomejellystarHobbyist Traditional Artist
Ah. Kewl!
I like her.
Loving the fire hair.
Digital-Nightmarre's avatar
Digital-NightmarreStudent Digital Artist
Thank you ;w;
Atarsto's avatar
AtarstoHobbyist Digital Artist
Yes, you should~
Digital-Nightmarre's avatar
Digital-NightmarreStudent Digital Artist
OH I WILL, NEVER FEAR
JetBlackHawke64's avatar
JetBlackHawke64Student Traditional Artist
Time to create Jessie's personality in depth
TheAwesomeToeriose's avatar
I need to do this for like, all of my Charecters.
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