Digital Paper Dolls

I levelled my Templar to 14 this weekend, and then spent some time working on my Cleric. I’m still not sure which class I’d like to level after launch – perhaps both.

Mostly, though, I made a lot of characters and deleted them, playing with faces and hair. :) I love really good character customisation, and will treat it rather like a very elaborate paper doll game.

Dravven, my Templar, is an example of why customisation is important to me – I tend not to put any effort into levelling characters who don’t “click” with me. They have to have the right face – not necessarily a pretty face, but a face that suggests a personality and a history. This one is a big, strong girl, as you would expect a tank to be. But she’s not unfeminine…in fact, she has a bit of a slutty, morning-after look to her, with dark-smudged eyes and bleached platinum hair. After I found out that I could buy her cats-eye sunglasses, she got even more attitude. (Best 14,ooo kinah ever spent!)

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Now, tell me that girl doesn’t have attitude. She’d be fun to go out drinking with, although there might be a fight or two before the night is over. She’d get you into trouble, but then watch your back.

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Even the wings have attitude.  :)



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