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Open Characters

Sat Oct 20, 2012 10:12 pm

Open Characters

Some roleplayers find it easier to "get into" a game if they have a character with connections, plots, etc. Other roleplayers may wish to offer characters of their own creation for plot purposes, or simply to create a character. This thread provides a way for players to browse over available adoptables, as well as a way for 'Souls roleplayers to advertise their own characters.

Adopting a Character?

If you're interested in adopting a listed character, contact the individual adopter/owner. These characters are not "officially sponsored" or canon characters. If your adoptable has a forum account, ask the character's adopter/owner for the password. The 'SA does not give passwords to adoptable accounts except to the character's adopter/owner. A sidenote: we do not reset post counts!

More open characters? Check out the Open Characters category on the Wiki!

Re: Open Characters

Sat Oct 20, 2012 10:12 pm

Listing a Character

Reply to this thread with a code shell. Adhere to the guidelines.

Listing Guidelines

  1. Do not include any extraneous information or modify the code shell (e.g., no tables, colors, etc.). This thread is intended to be a brief summary, not a place for you to store lots of information.
  2. Adoptable characters born off-board must be adults (7 months or older) to be listed. Any listed character under 7 months of age must have been obtained via puppy procedures.
  3. Once you have found a player, remove your listing.
  4. Only current members may post Open Characters.
  5. Listing the same character twice (even under different players) is not permitted.
  6. Players should have only one comprehensive listing for all their adoptables.

Extra Tips for Adopters

See Open Characters Guide.

Code Shell

Remember: list both your PM and e-mail contact -- not everyone browsing our list has a 'Souls account!

BBcode


Code:
[SIZE=200][b]Contact[/b][/SIZE]
[URL=http://www.soulsrpg.com/forum/ucp.php?i=pm&mode=compose&u=59]PM[/URL] | [EMAIL=you@mail.com]Email[/EMAIL]

[SIZE=125][b]Character Name[/b][/SIZE]
[img]Image of character must be exactly 150x150[/img]
[b]Name:[/b] [URL=http://wiki.soulsrpg.com/index.php?n=Characters.CharacterName]Name[/URL]
[b]Species:[/b]
[b]Age + DoB:[/b]
[b]Additional references or art[/b]: [URL=http://XX][1][/URL],  [URL=http://XX][2][/URL],  [URL=http://XX][3][/URL],  [URL=http://XX][4][/URL]
[b]Adoption Contract:[/b]

HTML


Code:
[html]<h2>Player's Contact</h2>
<a href="ucp.php?i=pm&mode=compose&u=#">PM</a> | <a href="you@email..com">Email</a>

<br/><br/><h4>Character Name</h4>
<img src="Image of character must be exactly 150x150">
<b>Name:</b> <a href="http://wiki.soulsrpg.com/index.php?n=Characters.CharacterName">Name</a>
<br/><b>Species:</b>
<br/><b>Age + DoB:</b>
<br/><b>References or art</b>: <a href="XX">[1]</a>,  <a href="XX">[2]</a>,  <a href="XX">[3]</a>,  <a href="XX">[4]</a>
<br/><b>Adoption Contract:</b>[/html]

Re: Open Characters

Sat Oct 20, 2012 10:13 pm

Reclaiming Adoptables

Adoption Contract

Players are encouraged to establish specific and exact terms for reclaiming adoptables -- e.g., terms for player inactivity, personality, pack membership, etc.

Sometimes, players do not set very clear terms. There is then a lot of ambiguity about the agreement. For example, basic agreements over AIM or PM can be open to all kinds of interpretation and argument later about what the character was supposed to do, what their history/personality was, etc. Players writing clearer "contract" terms for adoption leave less room for these disputes.

Remember that especially stringent contracts may also make adoptable characters less attractive to players looking to adopt. In general, we do definitely recommend giving adopting players freedom; part of roleplay's fun comes from not controlling every single aspect of everything, after all.

Reclaiming

If a player has violated an adoption contract and you wish to reclaim the character:

Inactive Characters

Our default assumption is that if you created the character and adopted it out, inactivity is always a term for reclaiming. Do note though, that there are situations where it's unkind/impolite to reclaim even an inactive character.

  • If the player is still on the board, try to talk to them about it. If they're planning to pick up the character soon, perhaps set a date by which they must pick the character up. If you cannot get the character back yourself, feel free to escalate to the 'Souls Assemblage. We will reset an inactive character's account -- but you must try to talk to the player first.
  • If the player is fully inactive and cannot be reached, you can immediately escalate to the 'Souls Assemblage to have the password rescinded.

Active Characters

  • Discuss the situation and attempt resolution with the player.
  • Bring the matter to the 'Souls Assemblage, via the Reclaiming Form. The 'SA will evaluate your case and get back to you as quickly as they can.
  • Notes:
    • If you cannot produce a screenshot of the other player agreeing to your terms, they do get to keep the character.
    • Reclaiming an active character should ABSOLUTELY be a last measure. If you're PMing the administration, you should have already tried to PM the player and discuss their character's behavior/direction/whatever; perhaps you've tried multiple times. The 'SA should NOT be your first line of defense. We will not evaluate cases where you have not tried to resolve the conflict yourself.

Reclaiming Form

All fields are required! (Show!)

Sammiie's Character Adoptions !

Fri Oct 26, 2012 1:13 pm

Contact

PM | Email | Adoption Page
Please look the Adoption Page first for the Adoption Contract and detailed character info!

CHARACTERS COME WITH THE RIGHT TO ASK ME FOR TABLES (and are subject to random gifts)



Aithne Marino

[Wiki]
Species: Jackal x Wolf
DOB: September 2013
References or art: [1] [2]

Varis Marino

[Wiki]
Species: Wolf
DOB: February 2016
References or art: [1] [2]

Dask Napier

[Wiki]
Species: Coydog.
DOB: May 2011
References or art: [1]

Lazarian

[Wiki]
Species: Wolf.
DOB: June 2014
References or art: [1]
Last edited by Axelle Napier on Wed Nov 02, 2016 1:36 am, edited 40 times in total.

Re: Open Characters

Sat Oct 27, 2012 9:27 pm

Contact
PM | AIM (check profile) | Adoption Page
Please check my adoption page for more information on characters and the adoption contract.

Marui Fleurine

Name: Marui Fleurine
Species: Hybrid (Coyote dominant)
Age + DoB: Sept. 23rd 2013
References or art: [1]
Adoption Contract: Please see adoption page for more information.
Last edited by Silvano Sadira on Sat Jan 31, 2015 5:25 pm, edited 10 times in total.

Re: Open Characters

Sat Mar 22, 2014 9:46 pm

Anathema Adoptables

PM | Email

Adoption Contract For All: Anathema reserves the right to reclaim these characters if the player becomes inactive or drops them. Thank you.

Leticia Aniama

Name: Leticia Aniama
Species: Coyote
Age + DoB: 6 years (July 2008)
References or art: [1]

Lyserg Benoit

Name: Lyserg Benoit
Species: Coydog
Age + DoB: 4 years (January 2010)
References or art: [1] [2]

Malefica Ved'maova

Name: Malefica Ved'maova
Species: Dog
Age + DoB: 3 years (October 2010)
References or art: [1] [2]

Yindi

Name: Yindi
Species: Dingo
Age + DoB: 6 years (October 2009)
References or art: [1] [2] [3]
Last edited by Anathema on Sun Oct 19, 2014 4:53 am, edited 1 time in total.

Re: Open Characters

Tue Apr 01, 2014 1:19 pm

RAZE'S CONTACT

Private Message · Adoption Information
Please read all contract, adoptable, and character information prior to contacting me for an adoptable.


Cour des Miracles Urchin


Name: Percival Bradley
Species: Dog
Age + DoB: 1+ year (December 2015)
References or art: [1], [2]
Adoption Contract: Neutral Contract. Pre-adoption changes ARE NOT acceptable. DOES have additional constraints on adoption.

Wayward Moineau Daughter


Name: Briarblack
Species: Coywolf
Age + DoB: 7+ months (May 2016)
References or art: [1], [2]
Adoption Contract: Neutral Contract. Pre-adoption changes ARE NOT acceptable. DOES have additional constraints on adoption.

Loyal Moineau Son


Name: Ashagi
Species: Coywolf
Age + DoB: 7+ months (May 2016)
References or art: [1]
Adoption Contract: Relaxed Contract. Pre-adoption changes ARE NOT acceptable. DOES NOT have additional constraints on adoption.

Lazy Cenizan Rancher


Name: Trinidad Casales
Species: Coydog
Age + DoB: 3+ years (Feburary 2014)
References or art: [1], [2], [3]
Adoption Contract: Relaxed Contract. Pre-adoption changes ARE NOT acceptable. DOES have additional constraints on adoption.

Re: Open Characters

Mon Sep 22, 2014 10:53 am

Kitty's Contact

PM | Email | AIM
My adoption contract is on my adoptions wiki page

[SP] Joyful Traveller | Wiki


Name: Damianus Moineau
Species: Hybrid (68.75% coyote, 25% wolf, 6.25% dog)
Age + DoB: 16th March 2014
References or art:
Lupus Art, Optime Avatar, Lupus Chibi, Optime Art

[CdM] Clueless Youth | Wiki


Name: Walnut
Species: Hybrid (89% wolf, 6% coyote, 5% dog)
Age + DoB: 11th June, 2016
References or art:
Lupus Art

[SP] Irish Warrior | Wiki


Name: Ruari Ahearne
Species: Hybrid (63% wolf, 28% dog, 9% coyote)
Age + DoB: 20th December 2014
References or art:
Optime Art, Lupus Headshot, Optime Halfbody, Optime Halfbody, Lupus Art, Lupus Art, Optime Avatar

[SP] Serious Daughter | Wiki


Name: Valentina Lykoi
Species: Hybrid (56.25% coyote, 31.25% wolf, 12.5% dog)
Age + DoB: 1st March 2015
References or art:
Optime Art, Optime Avatar.

Last edited by Nivosus Moineau on Fri May 19, 2017 9:45 am, edited 29 times in total.

Re: Open Characters

Mon May 11, 2015 10:44 am

X-tian's Contact

PM | Email

AHTI - The God of the Sea

Name: Ahti Firebringer
Species: 97% Canis lupus (Wolf) < 4% Canis latrans (Coyote)
DoB: August 4, 2014
References or art: Optime Goodness, Firebringer Gang, [1], [2], [3], [4]
Adoption Contract: Preview here

AKARA - The Blooming Flower

Name: Akara Firebringer
Species: 97% Canis lupus (Wolf) < 4% Canis latrans (Coyote)
DoB: August 4, 2014
References or art: All grown up!, Firebringer Gang, [1], [2], [3], [4]
Adoption Contract: Preview here

Re: Open Characters

Tue Mar 01, 2016 7:12 pm

San's Contact

PM | EMAIL
My adoption contract is available here.

[SL] Warrior | Wiki


Name: Lilia Salcedo
Species: Dog
Age + DoB: 1 year 7 months; 25 Dec 2015
Pack + Rank: Salsola; Associate
References or art:
Optime Fullbody

[LN] Diplomat | Wiki


Name: Rita Salcedo
Species: Dog
Age + DoB: 1 year 7 months; 25 Dec 2015
Pack + Rank: Intended for Salsola
References or art:
Coming Soon!

[LN] Spy | Wiki


Name: Maribel Salcedo
Species: Dog
Age + DoB: 1 year 7 months; 25 Dec 2015
Pack + Rank: Intended for Salsola
References or art:
Coming Soon!

Last edited by Semini on Sun Jul 02, 2017 3:53 pm, edited 2 times in total.
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