The new student process must take place before engaging with Fantasy University. You may only have one character at a time, but may retire one character at any time and create a new one. The choices made here affect gameplay.
Upon being greeted by Professor Lackpants, the user must enter a first name, an optional last name, and select a gender.
The user is then given options regarding appearance, and weaponry. Upon this final decision, the user may select to begin the game, starting with a tutorial.