Background Questionnaire

How old are you?
When were you born?
Are you more or less mature than you seem?

What was unique about your childhood?
What do you remember about your early years?
What forged your basic motivations and attitudes?
Where did you go to school?
Were you a good student?
Who were your immediate family members?
What is your clearest childhood memory?
Did you go to High school? College?
Did you have a hometown, or did your family move often?
Ever run away from home?
Did you play sports?
Did any of your childhood friendships last until adulthood?

What kind of person are you?
Are you a kind and gentle person, or an arrogant bastard?
Are you popular, or a social outcast?
Do you have a family?
How do you earn a living?
Do you have any real friends? Or just acquaintances?
What keeps you going from day to day?

Did you have a mentor and how did they treat you?
What do you know of your mentor?
Was s/he forceful, abusive, cryptic, or open?
Why do you think s/he chose you?
How long did you stay with him/her?
Where did you stay when you were finished training?
Where did you go?
Did your mentor take any more students?
Do you often judge others by the opinions of your mentor?

How did you meet those you associate with?
Were you brought together by chance, or design?
Are you united in purpose, working toward the same goal?
How long have you been together?
Did you know them before you struck out on your own?
Do your groups cooperate? Or are they rivals?
Do any of you share the same mentors?
What keeps you together when things are at their worst?

Where is your home?
Where do you rest your head at night?
Do you have a permanent home, or do you migrate from day to day?

What motivates you?
Are you bent on revenge?
Do you have ambitions?
Do you just want to be left alone?
If you could have any one thing in the world, what would it be?