Character

URL path: /characters/

Description: Video game characters

Example response

{
    "id": 1,
    "name": "Urdnot Wrex",
    "slug": "urdnot-wrex",
    "url": "https://www.igdb.com/characters/urdnot-wrex",
    "created_at": 123456789,
    "updated_at": 123456789
}

Used fields

Name Type Mandatory Comment
id unsigned 64-bit integer +
name string +
slug string +
url string +
created_at 64-bit integer + Unix epoch
updated_at 64-bit integer + Unix epoch
mug_shot object - See the Image object reference
gender integer - See the Gender value reference
akas array of strings - Name aliases - ‘also known as’
species integer - See the Species value reference
games array of unsigned 64-bit integers - IDs of Game records
people array of unsigned 64-bit integers - IDs of Person records

Unused fields

These fields are present in the meta field list but has no data for any of the entities.

Name
country_name