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This thread is simply to ask/answer any questions about role playing in Skyrim and other TES games.Anyone can chime in with answers; the more ideas the better! Try to stay on topic as much as possible; threads like this can get unwieldy fast if a…Continue
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This is a profile for a character I'm going to start soon, then re-do on next-gen.First name: CaiusLast name: unknownAliases: Griffin, Hawk, Lord Hendal, WhitesnakeSex: maleRace: unknown (possibly Nord)Age: unknown, when asked, provides no answer…Continue
The Imperial soldiers shifted uncomfortably, their leather armor creaking as they leaned almost imperceptibly closer. Above them, near the top of the hill, the dragon continued with its meal. With each snap of bone, the men felt less and less sure…Continue
This may sound weird to some, but how do you bring your characters to life? For example I tend to imagine a voice in my head for my character and respond to each situation.This may sound nerdy to some, I'm not sure. But how do you guys do it? Do you…Continue
~Grigori Peleides~Name: Grigori PeleidesAge: 30Race: ImperialGender: MaleBirthsign: The Serpent. "Those born under this sign…Continue
Hello fellow Roleplayers!Your friendly neighbourhood roleplay queen AFG here with the next part in our "Basics of Roleplaying" series. In this section we will be looking at your characters background and how it affects his/her interaction with other…Continue
Since the thief is one of the main archetypes of Skyrim, the path to role playing as a thief might seem pretty obvious. There is a whole quest line, skill trees, and other game mechanics dedicated to such characters, and you might think that role…Continue