Character creation is one of the first activities players encounter after installing Champions Online. It's a step by step process through which a player creates a unique avatar to represent oneself within the game. Several choices made during character creation cannot be undone, but the vast majority can be changed once a player has progressed beyond the character creation interface and into the game itself.
Once a character logs into the game, the character creation process is begun by clicking on the button labeled "New Champion," in the top-left corner of the
Choose Your Framework Edit
- Primary Article: Frameworks
The first decision to be made when creating a character is the selection of a framework. Frameworks are a predefined group of super powers in the Champions Online game. Each includes abilities designed around a single theme, and often these powers share special effects which build upon one another during play. There are currently nineteen core frameworks for a player to choose from at character creation. Each is balanced to provide a new hero with everything needed to succeed in the early game, and includes:
To select a framework, click on the choice that's been selected for the character to highlight it. Then click the "Next" button in the bottom right of the screen.
Custom Frameworks Edit
It's also possible to create a custom framework, selecting a characters's initial powers and innate characteristic from those offered in any of the nineteen power frameworks. This allows extra freedom when selecting a character's abilities, but is only recommended for those familiar with the game or who desire complete control over their character's design.
Available Frameworks Edit
== As with facial types, Champions Online provides a selection of preset body types that allow players to customize a character. Clicking on any of these preset body types will apply it to the character, ==
Create Your Champion Edit
Once a character's appearance has been selected .