Redemtion of the Lost Clans
Step One: Character Concept
Step Two: Select Attributes
Prioritize the three categories: Physical, Social, Mental (7/5/3). Your character automatically has one dot in each Attribute.
Rate Physical Traits: Strength, Dexterity, Stamina.
Rate Social Traits: Charisma, Manipulation, Appearance.
Rate Mental Traits: Perception, Intelligence, Wits.
Step Three: Select Abilities
Prioritize the three categories: Talents, Skills, Knowledges (13/9/5).
Choose Talents, Skills, Knowledges.
No Ability higher than 3 at this stage
Step Four: Select Advantages
Step Five: Finishing Touches
Record Humanity (equal to Conscience + Self-Control), Willpower (equal to Courage) and Blood Pool.
Spend freebie points (15).
Merits and Flaws are the largest background information into a character and help formulate the ideas that make your character who they are. Neither are required but it is highly advised you spend points here to make yourself more interesting and versatile.
(To clarify, taking a 2 point flaw, gives you 2 freebie points to spend elsewhere.)