The character's physical description and overall personality should be the first step in the character analysis. Include all background information and any mannerisms. The character's role in the story should be discussed in the middle of the character analysis. The final section of the character analysis should include the character's personal growth throughout the plot. A character analysis examines a character's traits, personality, and characteristics as they appear in a story. A character analysis will investigate the conflicts that a character faces, their overall role in the story, and their characteristics. A character is analyzed by describing their motivation, competition, and role in work. The character should also be assigned to a type of character. Any changes should be documented.