Best Male NPC (Erins)
From the 2005 ballot:
Best character categories: award to characters that were compelling to play (for PC's) or encounter (for NPC's), who contributed significantly to the overall telling of the story and who had some depth and created interest in furthering interaction (sexual or not) with that character.
Note: A "first age game" was written prior to 2000; a "new age game" is one written on or after 2000.
- Best Male NPC in a First Age Game: Sam in Emy Discovers Life (Mkj; 1998; AGT).
- Best Male NPC in a New Age Game: Lothar in Sam Shooter II: Through the Dimensional Rift (One-Eyed Jack; TADS 2).
- Best Male Non-Player Character: Damian in Lara Croft: The Sun Obelisk (Christopher Cole; ADRIFT).
- Best Male Non-Player Character: Incubus in Sam Shooter IV: Children of the Damned (One-Eyed Jack; TADS 2).
- Best Male Non-Player Character: Calamaro in Tomorrow Never Comes (A. Bomire; 04-Feb-2005; TADS 2).
- Best Male Non-Player Character: Mike in The Camping Trip (GoblinBoy; TADS 2).
- 2nd place: Mildew Saggins in Gifts of Phallius 2: The Key to Eternity (GoblinBoy; TADS 2).
- nominated: Smythe in To Cage a Magpie (Lucilla Frost; TADS 2).
- nominated: Morcheck in Gifts of Phallius 1: The Baron's Plot (GoblinBoy; TADS 2).
- nominated: Vince McMahon in WWE - RAW’s New GM (A. Bomire; TADS 2).
In 2007, the awards for Best Male NPC and Best Female NPC were combined. See Best Female NPC (Erins).