Like in many RPGs, you can create your character in TES Blades.
During the character creation stage you can choose your character's gender, appearance, and race.
There are 10 races. Each race is equipped with different bonuses to help you in the game, see table below for help deciding.
|Race||Bonus 1||Bonus 2|
|Argonian||+5% Health Regeneration||+5% Damage with Daggers, Hand Axes, and Light Hammers|
|Breton||+10% Spell Resistance||+5% Damage with Longswords, War Axes, and Maces|
|Dark Elf||+15% Fire Resistance||+5% Damage with Spells|
|High Elf||+15% Shock Resistance||+5% Magicka Regeneration|
|Imperial||+5% Health Restored from Healing Effects||+5% Damage with Longswords, War Axes, and Maces|
|Khajiit||+5% Armor Rating||+10% Poison Damage|
|Nord||+15% Frost Resistance||+5% Damage with Greatswords, Battleaxes, and Warhammers|
|Orc||+5% Armor Rating||+5% Damage with Abilities|
|Redguard||+15% Poison Resistance||+5% Stamina Regeneration|
|Wood Elf||+15% Poison Resistance||+5% Damage with Abilities|