Before you worry too much about numbers and statistics, try and get an idea of what you want. One of the best things about this particular setting is that practically any character concept can be realized. Keep in mind though, while you are a mage and therefore incredibly powerful, you are starting as a little fish in a big pond.
Select Order: The Order to which your mage belongs defines their place within magical society.
· Adamant Arrow: Brave, Seeks Security +1 Stamina
· Mysterium: Curious, Seeks Knowledge +1 Resolve
· Guardians of The Veil: Secretive, Seeks Balance +1 Composure
· Silver Ladder: Ambitious, Seeks Greatness +1 Composure
· Free Council: Creative, Seeks Innovation +1 Resolve