Jake's character sheet
|Character's Full Name: Jake
Reason or meaning of name:
Reason for nickname:
Birth date: 14.10.1984
How old does s/he appear? his age
Eye Color: brown
Glasses or contacts? none
Hair color: sandy blonde
Distinguishable hair feature (bald, receding hairline, etc.):
Type of hair (coarse, fine, thick, etc?) fine hair
Typical hairstyle: short cut spiky
Type of body/build: slim build, narrow, slender
Skin tone: white
Shape of face: long, strong jaw
Most predominant feature:
Resembles (famous or not):
Is s/he healthy? Yes
If not, why not:
Physical abilities (what is character good at? sports, etc.): Sporty person. Enjoys playing football with friends.
Food: loves chinese takeaway
Literature: not a huge reader of fiction.
Mode of transportation: bicycle
Drinks: sometimes but only or social occasions.
What? Ususally has beer.
How often? Only on social occasions or the odd night in.
Worst bad habit?
Type of childhood: happy childhood.
First memory: A christmas with his parents
Most important childhood event that still affects him/her: his mam and dad getting a divorce
Why? It happened when he was five and he found it hard to accept.
Lower education: Excelled top of the class
Higher education: Excelled top of the class
Booksmart or streetsmart? Booksmart
Religion and/or religious views and/or tendencies? Not religious but respects those who are.
Job? worked as a paper boy.
Kiss? With a girl at 14 from school. Katherine - dated her for a while.
Sexual experience? with Katherine at 16
Mother (name): Janice
Relationship with her: good relationship with mother. Gets on well with her, always been quite protective over her.
Father (name): James.
Relationship with him: Doesn't see him much. James left after the divorce and didn't have time for Jake.
Step father: Peter
Relationship with him: good relationship, healthy, supportive.
Relationship with each:
Children of Siblings:
Extended family (aunts, uncles, cousins, etc.):
Close to family? Yes
Does character have child(ren)? No
Are all children with the same partner?
If no, why not? If no, what is the custody arrangement?
How does character relate to his/her child(ren)?
Which child is character's favorite?
Character's most favorite memory of his/her child(ren)?
Character's least favorite memory of his/her child(ren)?
Is relationship with children good?
Is relationship with children important to character?
If no does he want them: Yes.
Where does character work? the local hospital as a doctor.
How many years? two years now.
Relationship with co-workers: Good relationship with co-workers, particularly Tony who works along side him.
Like his/her job? Loves his job.
Why or why not? Trained to be a doctor for a long time he always wanted to help people.
Dream job: He's in it.
Greatest fear: not being able to practice as a doctor for some reason.
Worst thing that could happen to him/her?
What single event would most throw character's life in complete turmoil? losing Sam.
Character is most at ease when: at home with his partner.
Most ill at ease when: having to conform to medical targets given by medical directors at the hospital.
Priorities: his job and Sam.
How s/he feels about self:
Past failure s/he would be embarrassed to have people know about:
If granted one wish, what would it be?
Daredevil or cautious? Cautious
Same when alone? Yes
Biggest accomplishment: completing his medical training
Character's darkest secret: the nightmares he has about the Devil's Playground
Does anyone else know? Sam, Janice, James and Peter
If yes, did character tell them? He told Sam after they were together six months.
If no, how did they find out? His parents found out through experience every night. Janice told his step dad.
Greatest source of strength in character's personality (whether s/he sees it as such or not): compassion and empathy.
Greatest source of weakness in character's personality (whether s/he sees it as such or not): can't stay angry with people - gets walked over sometimes.
Character's soft spot:
Is this soft spot obvious to others?
If not, how does character hide it?
Which of the 7 deadly sins does character fight (or give into, willingly or not)?
(lust, gluttony, greed, sloth, wrath, envy, pride) pride
Which of the 7 virtues does your character have (or fight against)?
(chastity, abstinence, leberality, diligence, patience, kindness, humility) kindness
Optimist or pessimist? optimistic
Introvert or extrovert? introvert but happy in his own crowd.
Drives and motivations? to help people who need it.
Talents (hidden or not)?
Extremely skilled at: breaking bad news to people. Being romantic.
Extremely unskilled at:
One word character would use to describe self: dedicated.
One paragraph description of how character would describe self:
What does character consider best physical characteristic? good build.
What does character consider worst physical characteristic?
Are these realistic assessments?
If not, why not?
How CHARACTER thinks others perceive him/her?
What four things would CHARACTER most like to change about self? (#1 most important, #2 second most important, etc.)
If change #1 was made, would character be as happy as s/he thinks?
If not, why not?
Interrelation with others
Is character divorced? Why? No
If yes, how many times?
Has character ever cheated on any significant other? No
How does character relate to others? Reacts with other with warmth and compassion.
How is s/he perceived by...
Strangers? Someone approachable.
Wife/Husband/Lover? Faithful and loving.
Co-workers? Dedicated and compassionate.
First impression character makes is: Warm and friendly.
What happens to change this perception?
What do family/friends like most about character?
What do family/friends like least about character?
Immediate goal(s): to keep helping people as best he can. Make the best of his life, get married.
Long range goal(s):
How does character plan to accomplish goal(s)? By being dedicated and working hard.
How will other people around character be affected? Motivated by his dedication.
How character react in a crisis (calm/panic/etc.)? Calm in a crisis, particularly medical. Also in the Playground.
How does character face problems? Head on. Thinks about them in a rational manner.
Kinds of problems character usually runs into: angry relatives.
How does character react to NEW problems?
How does character react to change? adapts well and accepts change.
Other accessories? None
Drives a ... : Punto but prefers to bike or walk to work.
Where does character live?
With anyone? Yes - Sam
Where does character want to live?
Spending habits (frugal, spendthrift, etc)? Will buy what he needs but not go overboard
What does s/he do too much of? Work.
Too little of?
Most prized possession: Why?
Play musical instrument? No
How did s/he learn?
Does character like animals? No
Any pets? Yes a cat!
Likes music? Yes
Owns a computer? Yes
If not, why not?
If more than one, each used for...?
Meaning to character:
Uses computer for business, pleasure, both? both - work and pleasure.
Play computer games? Not often.
If yes, which game(s)? If yes, how many hours per day? Rarely.
If so, are they/it multiplayer game/s? No.
Name used on each game & meaning to character?
List 4 online site(s) (URLs) visited daily?
Person character secretly admires:
Person character was most influenced by:
Most important person in character's life before story starts: