Reign of Winter
Character creation guidelines
Start with 500 xp (as a reward for the character connection stories from the character creation session)
Three traits – 1 must be a campaign trait, the other 2 should follow the usual rules (i.e. cannot have multiples from the same trait group)
The party as a whole MUST include healing (either one primary or two secondary healers would work fine) and trapfinding
20 point buy
HP = full at first level, then half plus 1 on all other levels.
1 free skill point at first level for use in a craft or profession skill.
Highly recommended skills for the party as a whole are: survival, diplomacy, use magic device.
The following skills would also come in handy throughout the campaign: linguistics, stealth and knowledge (local).
FYI, the AP is designed to take characters up to 17th level