A character builder that lets you create and manage characters for your Dungeons & Dragons games.

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Eberron: Rising from the Last War

November 22, 2019 - Posted in News

The player options from the latest official release, Eberron: Rising from the Last War, have been added to the content repository. You might see some of the player options from Wayfinder’s Guide to Eberron that are identical to the new content disappear to avoid duplication. Content that is different such as the playtest version of the Warforged and Artificer will not be removed.

Additional Content: November

December 1, 2019 - Posted in News

Once in a while I will post a collection of some new content that has been added in the last weeks that didn't get a dedicated post. You may have seen this content show up…

How To: Enable Firearms for the Artificer

November 29, 2019 - Posted in Tips & Tricks

It’s up to you to decide whether a character has proficiency with a firearm. Characters in most D&D worlds wouldn’t have such proficiency. During their downtime, characters can use the training rules in the Player’s…

Unearthed Arcana: Fighter, Rogue, and Wizard

November 25, 2019 - Posted in News

Their minds bristling with power, three new subclasses arrive: the Psychic Warrior for the fighter, the Soulknife for the rogue, and the tradition of Psionics for the wizard.

Community Driven Content: D&D Wiki

November 23, 2019 - Posted in News

A new community driven content repository for the D&D Wiki source has been created as part of the restructuring of homebrew sources. This will replace the current D&D Wiki content that will be removed from…

About Aurora

Developed with for Dungeons & Dragons

Aurora is a character builder that lets you create and manage characters for your Dungeons & Dragons game. It comes bundled with all content that is included in the System Reference Document under the Open Gaming License and can be extended using additional files.

This is a project created and maintained by 1 developer, not a team.

After you try out the character builder and like what you see, please consider making a donation.


Extend the content by importing files that are already created or creating files yourself.


A built-in compendium allows you to lookup content such as races, spells, and items.

Character Sheet

Generate a pdf ready to view and print. Including optional cards for spells, items, and more.

Get Started Today

with preview version 1.19.309

You can download the latest version below. After the installation is complete you can start Aurora from the newly created shortcuts on your desktop and from your start menu.

You can also check out a quick introduction to character creation with Aurora in the Get Started section.


Screenshot of Aurora