Homestuck Roleplaying Resources

Resources, tips and tricks for the avid Homestuck roleplayer, like vocabulary and acting guides, classified by character.


General Roleplaying Resources


The Roleplaying Sins

Not strictly a Homestuck guide, but we feel this is the most important roleplaying guide you'll ever read. Gives tips such as not forcing styles on others, keeping the RP clean, and so on.


Character Creation Guide: Homestuck Edition

A 2012 guide for people who haven't read Homestuck in a while and want a refresher on how to create an original character. Honestly if you need this you would benefit more from a reread, but who are we to judge.


Homestuck Troll Vocabulary Guides

Never use a human word for toiletry ever again! These guides will help you make your troll characters sound like trolls.


Homestuck Pun Reference Guides

Three reference guides on how to use cat, horse and fish puns, useful for seadwellers, catdwellers and gross people.


Homestuck Troll Culture Guides

Reference guides for troll biology and the troll calendar.


Homestuck Dialogue per Character

A comprehensive (for the webcomic, anyway) list of every single line by each Homestuck character, organized and separated.


Homestuck Nickname Reference Guides

An exhaustive guide for the nicknames Homestuck characters use to reference each other. Worth clicking on every link in the post for further nickname resources, like the ones Sollux uses, or the fanon ones that aren't in the comic.


Character Specific Resources


Roleplaying John Ebgert

A couple guides on how to roleplay John:


Roleplaying Rose Lalonde

A guide on how to roleplay Rose.


Roleplaying Dave Strider

A couple guides on how to roleplay Dave:


Roleplaying Jade Harley

A guide on how to roleplay Jade.


Roleplaying Karkat Vantas

A couple guides on how to roleplay Karkat:

  • Karkat RP Guide: A long guide that teaches you how to stick to canon instead of fanon while roleplaying Karkat.
  • Karkat RP tips: A series of minor tips related to Karkat, like his insults, things he never says, etc.

Roleplaying Terezi Pyrope

A few guides for roleplaying Terezi.


Roleplaying Tavros Nitram

A guide on how to roleplay Tavros.


Roleplaying Sollux Captor

A guide on how to roleplay Sollux.


Roleplaying Kanaya Maryam

A guide on how to roleplay Kanaya.


Roleplaying Vriska Serket

A couple guides on how to roleplay Vriska.


Roleplaying Gamzee Makara

A guide on how to roleplay Gamzee.


Roleplaying Nepeta Leijon

A guide on how to roleplay Nepeta.


Roleplaying Aradia Megido

A guide on how to roleplay Aradia.


Roleplaying Tavros Nitram

A guide on how to roleplay Tavros.


Roleplaying Equius Zahhak

A guide on how to roleplay Equius.


Roleplaying Eridan Ampora

A guide on how to roleplay Eridan.


Roleplaying Feferi Peixes

A guide on how to roleplay Feferi.


Roleplaying Jane Crocker

A guide on how to roleplay Jane.


Roleplaying Jake English

A couple guides on how to roleplay Jake.


Roleplaying Dirk Strider

I'm glad someone around here has good taste.


Roleplaying Roxy Lalonde

A couple guides on how to roleplay Roxy.


Roleplaying Calliope and Caliborn

A guide on how to roleplay Calliope and Caliborn.


Roleplaying Meenah Peixes

A guide on how to roleplay Meenah.


Roleplaying Cronus Ampora

A guide on how to roleplay Cronus.


Roleplaying Kankri Vantas

A few guides on how to roleplay Kankri.


Roleplaying Rufioh Nitram

A guide on how to roleplay Rufioh (the Homestuck character).


Roleplaying Meulin Leijon

A couple guides on how to roleplay Meulin.


Roleplaying Porrim Maryam

A guide on how to roleplay Porrim.