Character Points are used in the Character Creation process. A fixed number of points are given out to the player who must then choose how to spend them.

How to Calculate Edit

Tier Points
1 12
2 24
3 36
4 48
5 60

Human characters get 3 extra Character Points.

How to Spend Edit

Cost Reward
1 3 Skill Points

or Increase HP by 1

or Increase any bonus by 1

2 Increase Base Attack Bonus by 1

or increase base Armor Class by 2

3 Increase an Attribute by 1

or buy a Feat (though some are cheaper - ask DM)

Varies Buy a Special Ability (but confirm with DM first)

Most 3.5 Feats cost 3 CP