Ophelia Lapwing was born under a full moon in a clearing in the Darkwood Forest, not far from the Firetop Mountain and has milky skin and pale eyes, giving her a nymph-like appearence. She is a deadly swordfighter and wandering treasure-hunter.
In the The Warlock of Firetop Mountain role-playing adventure, Ophelia's species is given as a Wood Elf. The adaption also featured Opheila's twin brother, Laertes Lapwing (an Elven Archer), as a playable character. The adventure also states that Opheila went missing recently near Firetop Mountain, and that Laertes hopes to find her there.