Perfect World Entertainment has partnered with MMORPG.com to bring our readers the first-ever information about how character customization will take place when a player first steps into Neverwinter. See what the Neverwinter team has to say and then leave us your thoughts in the comments.
Your choice of race will give you some bonuses to your core stats – Strength, Constitution, etc. In addition, races unlock racial abilities, like the Versatile Defense ability for Humans, granting a bonus to your Defense. With these racial abilities, you can customize your adventurer towards your play style, giving you a better Critical Hit chance if you like flashy attacks, or granting you the extra resilience to wade into the thick of it.
Read more of our exclusive developer diary: Neverwinter: Character Customization.