Competition: CDW: Personality Matrix

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CDW: Personality Matrix

Prompt:

A “Personality Matrix” is a fantastic tool for the development of a character. Too often do we see a two dimensional character, without much personality to speak of. This tool helps us to look past a character’s exterior and truly bring them to life. Good characters stir emotions in the reader, be they love or hate. It entices them to read the next page and the one after that as they root for, or against, these characters. The Matrix helps you map this personality and, on a deeper level, answers why your character acts or reacts in a certain way.

Is your character full of paradoxes? Are they an all-around tough guy? One's personality is a bustling electrical circuit powered by our base instincts, our emotions, our upbringing. Key traits define who he/she is at their very core, and what those things translate into…

Refer to https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B6vE458GDE07Y2o5eUxUSVFNeDA/view?usp=sharing for an explanation, example, and template. Also included in the sheet are a couple resources.

Rules:

Only one Personality Matrix per entry, reflecting the participant's main character. Use of adjectives to describe personality traits. No phrases, no paragraphs. Submit as a downloadable file (pdf, xlsx) or as a link to a google sheet.

Grading Criteria:

Spelling 15% Balance 25% Creativity: 25% Realism: 20% Effort 15%

Competition Information
Parent Competition
Character Development Workshop #2: Personality Matrix
Organized by
Augur Mune Cinteroph, Eminent Bale Andros
Running time
2016-08-28 until 2016-09-10 (14 days)
Target Unit
Clan Scholae Palatinae
Competition Type
Other
Awards
Third Level Crescents
Participants
10 subscribers, of which 8 have participated.
Results
Member
Warden Aurora "Aura" Ta'var
File submission
Blade_Tavar_Personality_Architecture.xlsx_-_Blade_Ta'var-2.pdf
Textual submission

Enjoy.

Placement
1st place
Member
Battlemaster Rosh Nyine
File submission
Rosh_Personality_Matrix.xlsx
Textual submission

My character is more or less the opposite of me, heh :D

Placement
2nd place
Member
Augur Alara Deathbane
File submission
Personality_Architecture.xlsx_-_Explanation.pdf
Placement
3rd place
Member
General Zentru'la
File submission
Personality_Architecture.xlsx
Textual submission

^^;

Placement
4th place
Member
Corsair Aylin Sajark
File submission
Personalty_Matrix_Zehsaa.pdf
Placement
5th place
Member
Warlord Shadow Palpatine Nighthunter
File submission
Personality_Matrix.png
Placement
6th place
Member
Seer Lexiconus Qor
File submission
Personality_Matrix_-_Lexiconus_-_Matrix_1.pdf
Placement
7th place
Member
Savant Kylex Sanguris
File submission
Personality_Architecture_copy.xlsx
Textual submission

:3

Placement
8th place