Thread Title Description Tags Added Score October 2008 2801017 Steampunk Outsider NPCs Various ideas for a steampunk setting in which outsiders sneak in to mess with shit. steampunk, npcs, outsiders 2008-10-14 -2 March 2009 4083639 Epic NPC Deaths A GM asks /tg/ for advice on how to kill a well liked NPC to inspire his players to RAGE AGAINST THE BBEG. Epic death scenes follows NPC, Death, REVENGE, Epic 2009-03-26 7 April 2009 4150125 Our Mascot is a Cook Discussion on all the ways to make a friendly, often overlooked NPC into BBEG bait, an interesting side quest, or just plain awesome. NPCs, Plot hooks, food, cute 2009-04-01 6 May 2009 4489468 How to make characters love an NPC A truly magnificent thread with many ideas on how to make the PLAYERS, not the playable characters, fall for an NPC. Includes a masterful summary short of a scientific dissertation by Dr. Baron von Evilsatan DnD, Dr. Baron von Evilsatan, Love, NPC 2009-05-07 8 July 2009 5249757 Awesome NPCs ITT: DMs share their best NPCs. Contains several merchants, lovable rogues, and even some sad stories. NPC, D&D, Dungeon Master, Merchants, Pathfinder, Eberron, Mafia, Great White Hunter, Ghoul 2009-07-24 10 August 2009 5386461 Damsels in Distress Generic "let's discuss females and their role in fantasy" turns into demon and paladin-related highjinks. chicks, females, women, saving NPCs, Quest 2009-08-09 3 September 2009 6045231 An SG named Break DM asks for advice on handling his group's beloved sidekick, a Metabot-like construct. Anon instantly loves the little chap and offers several creative and awesome ways to maim or murder him. Awesome, D&D, Manly_Tears, NPCs 2009-09-28 13 May 2010 9903852 Unimportant, Awesome NPCs You know the story: The GM pulls an obviously unimportant NPC out of his ass, and the PCs like the NPC. They like it so much they make it ascend to awesomeness.
This has happened to all of us. So tell me about yours, as a GM and as a PC. NPCs, storytime, GMing 2010-05-19 6 August 2010 11633267 I Love You, NPC NPC's are in every game. They give you missions, die at your hands, and, sometimes, you love them hell out of them. /tg/ shares about times when their players got really attached to a NPC. NPC, DM, GM, D&d, Dark Heresey, manly tears 2010-08-13 10 November 2010 12959951 NPC Characters A nostalgic look at some of the greatest characters in /tg/ related video-game history. Also, Mary Sue hijack ensues as Anon brings a few terrible mods to light. BG, NPC, Baldurs Gate, Mary Sue, Infinity Engine 2010-11-28 5 December 2010 12999733 Ideas for NPCs Some fellow is going to make a Neverwinter Nights module, and asks for aid making NPCs. /tg/ obliges. Neverwinter Nights, NPCs, Ideas 2010-12-02 0 March 2011 14350870 Amusing NPC name thread OP asks the /tg/ hivemind to give some interesting and amusing names for NPCs. Also, cocks. npc, name, dicks 2011-03-24 1 January 2012 17739341 /tg/ discusses peasants, cuckholding, pastries and japanese culture /tg/ discusses peasants, cuckholding, pastries and japanese culture the slightly overweight redheaded baker's daughter, weeaboos, cuckholding, pastry, NPCs, peasants 2012-01-30 -12 June 2013 25625236 Secrets of GMing GMs let us /tg/ in on their dirty little secrets DM, dm, gm, GM, DMing, GMing, NPC, NPCs, npcs, npc, railroading, Railroading, players 2013-06-25 6 July 2013 26003249 Fear the Guard /tg/ tells stories of the city guards in their campaigns, many textblocks of how their PC's had their asses handed to them on a pike. Guard, DnD, NPC, 2013-07-14 10 July 2015 41298468 DMPCs do and don'ts /tg/ discusses and regales instances in which DMs used a DMPC or a NPC, in a beneficial and/or engaging way, or as an excuse to play their special snowflake character. BBEG, DMPC, mary sue, NPC, roleplay, storytime, THAT DM 2015-07-24 -2 November 2016 50350758 Touhoufag asks for help with NPC behavior Detailed discussion on generating NPC behavior which feels realistic and satisfying, especially with regards to irrationality end emotion advice, GMing, DMing, NPCs, roleplay, roleplaying 2016-11-24 7 December 2017 56984041 Drow NPC Backstory /tg/ is challenged to provide an original, non-sue and genuinely interesting backstory for a drow NPC character. storytime, story, worldbuilding, writing, drow, NPC, 2017-12-18 5 October 2018 3001434 NPC Quest NPC Quest NPC 2018-10-27 0