A Template is designed to speed up the character creation process by offering a partly filled out character sheet. They preset a combination of Attributes, Advantages, Disadvantages, and Skills that would be a realistic start for whatever type of character the player was trying to make.

There are two types of templates in character creation - Character Templates and Racial Templates , though there are the related concepts Meta-Traits and Lens

Kromm QuotesEdit

Sean Punch has commented on templates in the following posts on the SJG GURPS Forums:

External linksEdit

GURPS Official Template List