7 Very Versatile RP Prompt Ideas


Having trouble thinking of a good RP prompt? Here are seven ideas for you to try out. Each one can be used in a wide variety of settings and can accommodate canon characters and OCs alike. Also included are ways you can build on each one of them and take them farther if you're hoping for longer RP. So take a look and see which ones you can use!



1. "Can you tell me how I can...?"

The idea: Your character calls or comes over to ask someone for some expert advice.

A few possibilities...

But try to avoid...

If you want to take it further, maybe...


2. "Can you come and give me a hand with...?"

The idea: Your character is in the middle of something and needs some assistance with it, and who else to ask but the other character?

A few possibilities...


3. "Can you help me find...?"

The idea: Your character is in search of something, and wants someone to help!

A few possibilities...

But try to avoid...

If you want to take it further, maybe...


4. "Can I hire you to...?"

The idea: Your character needs to hire somebody to get a job done, and right person for the job just so happens to be... the other player's character!

A few possibilities...

But try to avoid...

If you want to take it further, maybe...


5. "Can I interest you in...?"

The idea: This time, the other character is a potential customer! Your character has a product or service to offer!

A few possibilities...

But try to avoid...

If you want to take it further, maybe...


6. "I'm here to tell you that you're something special."

The idea: Your character is here to deliver some news - the other character isn't like the other kids!

A few possibilities...

If you want to take it further, maybe...


7. "Would you like to join me on an adventure?"

The idea: Your character is about to do something fun and/or exciting - and wants someone to come along with!

A few possibilities...

But try to avoid...

If you want to take it further...


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