Five Gods Exiled — 99 of 191

Carolyn VanEseltine

Release 1

Section 1 - Placing Shopkeepers

To place a shopkeeper:

now the current person is a random shopkeeper in Z1;

if a random chance of 1 in 2 succeeds:

now the current person is male;

otherwise:

now the current person is female;

let the age minimum be 16;

let the age maximum be 100;

now the age of the current person is ((a random number between the age minimum and the age maximum) + (a random number between the age minimum and the age maximum)) / 2;

determine the ethnicity;

name the character;

determine features;

if the facial hair of the current person is not "":

now the examine-desc of the current person is "The [if the hair texture of the current person is bald]bald [end if][gr-age] is [height of the current person] and [build of the current person], with [one of]distinctly[or]distinctively[or]rather[or]notably[or]unusually[at random] [physical impression of the current person] features and a [facial hair of the current person]. [Zher] skin is [skin tone of the current person] and [zher] eyes are [eye color of the current person][if the hair texture of the current person is not bald], and [zher] [hair texture of the current person] hair is [hair length of the current person] and [hair color of the current person][end if]. [Zhe] is dressed [style impression of the current person].";

otherwise:

now the examine-desc of the current person is "The [if the hair texture of the current person is bald]bald [end if][gr-age] is [height of the current person] and [build of the current person], with [one of]a distinctly[or]a distinctively[or]a rather[or]a notably[or]an unusually[at random] [physical impression of the current person] face and [style impression of the current person] chosen clothing. [Zher] skin is [skin tone of the current person] and [zher] eyes are [eye color of the current person][if the hair texture of the current person is not bald], and [zher] [hair texture of the current person] hair is [hair length of the current person] and [hair color of the current person][end if].";

now the current person is in the current room.