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Creating NPCs Like Never Before

From the sucessfully Non-Player Cards Kickstarter comes the first installment of the NPC series, the Non-Player Compendium. A hanbook containing everything you need to create a unique and engaging character with little to no prep. Inside, the book is arranged into 8 chapters each with their own art and roll-lists.

  • Names (no images here, but two lists, a name generator and a name list)
  • Professions
  • Personalities
  • Relationships
  • Quirks
  • Traits
  • Goals
  • Secrets

Each chapter (except names) feature 50 facets and include a short write-up which give can give you direction and inspiration on how to run that character or NPC. This literally gives your several hundred trillion character combinations!!

Also, its generic so the Non-Player Compendium can be used for any setting and contains no rules or mechanics so it can be used for any system! Throught the handbook, is some of the evocative art, digitally painted by our artist Eren Arik.

Completly adaptable for creating new NPCs or enhcancing existing ones, this is a must-have resource for GMs of any System or Setting.

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Mark Y February 17, 2021 11:32 pm UTC
Looks extremely useful! Can't wait to use it in my campaign! Thanks!
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Michael E June 19, 2017 8:21 pm UTC
Its not letting me see a preview
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Vivianne C October 08, 2016 9:19 pm UTC
Any chance of there ever being a print copy?
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Andreas W November 10, 2018 2:45 am UTC
If you want the boxed deck version I found a few (10) more copies which are now on amazon
I need to work on getting the POD right..i know its been a few years, but I'll work on it again
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Adrian H March 10, 2015 2:26 am UTC
Any idea on release date?
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Jeff C January 09, 2015 6:53 pm UTC
This is scheduled for release in Dec 2015.
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Andreas W January 09, 2015 7:12 pm UTC
Hey Jeff,
Sorry, I forgot to put the product updates in this entry as well,
I will update the download to have the lists, but the text is just entering editing now and should be ready to publish at the end of the month.
I apologize for the delay, but its all about making a quality product.
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