Tara Hawke is the eldest child of three to Malcolm Hawke, an apostate, and Leandra Amell, a noblewoman from Kirkwall. The family was constantly on the run from the Templars, until eventually they settled in the outskirts of the town of Lothering, living in peace for ten years. When Lothering fell under the darkspawn invasion, they had no choice but to flee to Kirkwall to escape the Blight. There, Tara begins her new life as a Lowtown smuggler, and within a decade rises to power as the Champion of Kirkwall, becoming one of the most important figure in Thedas history.
Appearance: Tara is an adult in her mid-twenties, and has an androgynous appearance. She is noticeably tall, towering over most of her companions, and possesses an athletic but shapeless figure. She has olive skin, faint scars littered over her arms and legs from many scraps and fights.
She hair is short and layered, often messy and boyish, with long bangs that cover most of her forehead. Behind them are a pair of pi