Greywulf’s Guide to 4e Character Generation by Hand
What began as a simple blogpost about how to generate a character using nothing more than a pencil, pad and copy of the PHB rapidly turned into a four and a half thousand word PDF detailing the hows, why and what-ifs of Character Generation taking you from initial concept to the final stages of checking the math. You can look at why Character Generation is better than Character Generation and provide a fully worked through example taking him from concept to final character sheet.
Here it is!
I’m posting this up as donationware. You’re free to download & read it and if it is of value to you (or you want me to post more things like this!) please hit the Donate button below and toss a couple of dollars into the pot. You will have my grateful thanks, and the promise of more to come.
With thanks to Doug, for prodding me to do this.