1.5.9 Character Approval
Once you have completed the previous steps, you can have your character approved. The administrators have the option of allowing automatic character approval, so you may be able to do this on your own. In general, however, you will need to page a Monitor to be approved.
One of the primary purposes of a points system is to create a `level
playing field', and getting the most value from your starting allotment
of points is part of the game. So, as a rule the Monitor will not be
scrutinizing your character to see if you made yourself `too powerful'.
She will, however, check to see that the character is coherent and
consistent with the theme of the
Once your character is approved or you have declared the chargen process finished, you will no longer be able to select Advantages and Disadvantages, and skill and stat levels may only be raised, not lowered. Raising stat levels will now cost three character points, rather than one. On the positive side, you will now have full access to Argo player commands.