Daily Archives: February 15, 2013

Character Studies – D&D Alignments

One of our favorite things to geek out about is characters. Who they really are, what they believe, what they do, why they do it. And one of our favorite ways to think about characters and their underlying beliefs and philosophies is with the Dungeons and Dragons alignments.

If you have not thought about the solid, real-world applicability of alignments before, you should do so now. Then read on.

Our thought would be to explore a few characters (or groups of characters) that match each alignment. We may also highlight some particularly difficult to place characters. (That means you, Kvothe.) So what sorts of themes are we seeing as we think about it?

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