July 13, 2024

The Baldur's Gate 3 character creator shows a player choosing their race.

Screenshot: Larian Studios / Kotaku

Baldur’s Gate 3’s character creator is expansive, however typically you spend hours in there and nonetheless want you possibly can change issues whenever you get into the sport itself and see your hero in movement. Up so far, Larian Studios has locked your look in after you hit verify within the character creator, however with Patch 3, the sport will lastly allow you to change some, however not all, facets of your character’s look.

The patch, which is ready to go stay tomorrow, September 22, provides the Magic Mirror to your camp. This software allows you to change your character’s face, voice, and pronouns, however doesn’t mean you can change your race or physique kind. So in the event you had been taking part in a shorter Human and needed to be a taller Dragonborn, that goes past the scope of the Magic Mirror’s capacity. Brief kings should keep brief kings, and it additionally is sensible that you simply wouldn’t be capable of change your race, given how a lot that components into your character’s place on this planet and their relationships to different folks. You can also’t use this with any of the Origin characters/social gathering members. Which is ok, as a result of why mess with perfection (Karlach)?

Larian’s character creation software is fairly in depth, and myself and different gamers have spent hours in it earlier than beginning the sport correct. Truthfully, placing a magical portal to return to it proper inside your camp is like placing cheese on a mouse lure. However I do know there are some of us who’ve been holding off on taking part in the sport additional till Larian added this characteristic, so hopefully they’ll be capable of fine-tune their characters to their liking and get again to getting the tadpole out of their head.

For extra on Baldur’s Gate 3, try Kotaku’s evaluate.