Players may choose to RP as PV, Divine Path, or VENOM characters.
Starting equipment is one close combat and one ranged weapon, determined by class and faction. More can be picked up from armouries, loot, or crafted.
Magicians start with two spells, other players may recover them from training with spell trainers or by finding loot on magicians.
In the PV expansion, the Attributes are the same as those in ordinary HOTM. 12 character attribute points may be distributed by the player.
Characters may also choose a single trait ability.
The average human's stats in the PVE are:
Tech Skill: 2