Is Your OC (Original Character) A Mary Sue?

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Is Your OC (Original Character) A Mary Sue?

Find out whether or not your OC is a Mary Sue and how to fix it if it is!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Social Status
    • A. 

      Your character is loved and adored by all.

    • B. 

      Your character has at least a few enemies that occasionally, or frequently is bothered/annoyed by.

    • C. 

      Other/No one knows my character

  • 2. 
    Colors and brightness
    • A. 

      Your OC has mostly simple colors that go together well. Not too bright, not too dark.

    • B. 

      Your OC has beautiful, bright neon and rainbow colors that fly off the screen!

    • C. 

      I haven't given my OC any color yet.

  • 3. 
    Backstory
    • A. 

      Your character's parents are dead, unknown, were abusive or are long lost and powerful people that your character is on a quest to find

    • B. 

      Your character knows/ has always known who their parents are, and has lost touch, or doesn't really like them.

    • C. 

      Other/No Backstory

  • 4. 
    Magic/Talents
    • A. 

      My character has so many magical abilities/talents! They can do almost anything with ease!

    • B. 

      My character has some magic/talents, but they can't do absolutely anything they want when they want to.

    • C. 

      My OC has no talents or magic (either I haven't gotten there yet or I don't want them to have any!)

  • 5. 
    Weaknesses
    • A. 

      My OC has no weakness, nothing can stop them! / My weakness? Of course I have one! They're really good, but they're too good for their own, well, good. Or something similar.

    • B. 

      My character's weakness is not a good trait in disguise. It's something like a huge fear or something that hurts them when they touch it. Like an allergy. But possibly worse.

    • C. 

      I don't know what the weakness is yet.

  • 6. 
    Your Opinion! Do you think that your character is a Mary Sue?
    • A. 

      Uh, no! Of course not! They're so great and beautiful and perfect and everyone loves them!

    • B. 

      No, I don't think so. I hope not, because I tried so hard to balance the good and bad traits...

    • C. 

      Yup. Too perfect. Overpowered. I really need to fix them...

    • D. 

      IDFK