A character’s Backstory is very important in role-playing. It gives your character some depth an makes a more well-rounded role-playing experience. Character development in a backstory forms a “blueprint” of your character’s past, present and future.
Just like your game’s world, you should have a backstory too. Use your game’s lore to help “frame” where you are in the big “picture”. It always helps to be prepared if anyone actually ask where your character was from, or what he/she may have done at some point in “life”.
In a real world example – what’s your “backstory”? Somethigng to think about.
We are going to cover more on “how-to” in this section.