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Step 9: Final Check

Source Alien Archive pg. 143
At this point, look back over your NPC and make sure it lives up to your concept for it. If it’s a minor monster that won’t appear very often and isn’t important to the story, don’t worry too much about the specifics. However, if it’s a significant NPC, you might want to compare its statistics to similar creatures in this book and see if that suggests any problems—it might be too weak or too strong.

Once you are satisfied with your NPC’s statistics, give it a name if you haven’t already, and it is ready to encounter your player characters, whether on the field of battle or in a tense negotiation scene!