Character creation is done at the beginning of the game.

During this process, you choose:

Your character's age, history, and any special birth messages are chosen for you.

Hair, eyes, complexion, weight, and height are generated randomly and have no effect in-game. The minor exception is weight, which is taken into account when entering the Quickling Tree and calculating the chance of ice beneath the PC breaking.

Gender has some minor effects:

The real-world date (as read from your computer's current date) may also affect your character. The effects of these can be found on the corresponding page.

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Only applicable for the Steam release
  2. Starsign is chosen randomly if using the free version
  3. Questions only if using the free version