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Read this page and this page and compare what they say to your character.

Please, please, please remember that just because something is on the test does not mean that it's supposed to be inherently bad and avoided at all costs. MOST GOOD CHARACTERS HAVE AND SHOULD HAVE AT LEAST SOME OF THEM.

If it's established that anyone can have technicolor hair (as in many anime shows) pink coifs don't apply as "unusually" colored hair.

If your character had an exotic name because you make up most of your characters' names, you would not answer yes to having an unusual-sounding name that you made up. ;) If your character is a role-playing character and the only reason you can answer 'yes' is because of other players acting of their own free wills (IE, everyone has their characters throwing themselves at your character's feet and you've done nothing to force this) do not answer yes to the corresponding question.

First, if you're unsure of what a Mary Sue is, please read this page.

Answer all questions for which the answer is 'yes' or 'technically yes' unless the item mentioned is so commonplace in the universe you are writing for that it doesn't really make your character remarkable or unusual.

all the time, and B: there are plenty of characters, particularly within the SF supergenre, who are neither male or female, and C: "They" often results in weird grammatical snaggles that make it sound like one is talking about a collective.

Part 2 - Original Fiction Characters Only answer these questions if your character is for an original fiction.If your character has a high score, or if people keep calling your character a Sue despite your character not having a high score, you can check out these pages for further tips and help: So You Want To Have A Powerful Or Talented Character Who Probably Won't Be Perceived As A Mary Sue?Things About Skills, Talents, & Knowledge Writers Need To Know Basic Tips To Improve Your OCs & Fan Characters Tips To Create Better OC Relatives of Canon Characters Basic Tips To Write Better (And More Likeable) Badasses So You Want To Have An Attractive Character?Also, this test is divided into five sections to help prevent confusion and speed up the testing process: Part 1 - All Characters Questions that pertain to all characters everywhere.Part 2 - Original Fiction Characters Questions for original fiction characters only.Make sure that you answer the questions properly depending on what type of universe your character is in: Fanfiction - a story set in a world you didn't make up.