There is a default character but I always set about creating my own with customized stats. Unluckily I screwed up a couple times by making a simple tarzan 2 part 1
and traversing the unknown. What it affects: Carry Weight, Hit Points, Melee Damage, Thrown Weapons Range modifier Associated Skills: Melee Weapons, Unarmed Tips: Do not decrease your strength, with the exception of pistols most in game weapons require a level 5 strength or higher. Perception What it affects: Dialogue Options, Ratings review employee
from Enemies in Random Employee review ratings, Ranged Rafings Distance Modifiers, Sequence Associated Skills: Doctor, First Aid, Lockpick, Traps, Tips: Perceptions is a very useful stat to put points in. Early in the game it can net you a sharpened spear and later when you have guns it helps if you plan on sharpshooting. What it affects: Healing Raitngs, Hit Points, Poison Resistance, Radiation Resistance, Associated Skills: Outdoorsman Tips: If you need extra points to increase your other Stats this is where I would recommend taking them from. There are some drawbacks such employee review ratings less health, increased chance of being poisoned, and you are more vulnerable to radiation (pop some RadX to solve that) but these are all manageable.