Right. Lets get this started.
The basic method behind most rpgs is the ability points. These affect all actions your character makes. Unlike a simple Roll to Dodge system, based around the d6, this is based on the d20. Actions are made and the Game Master sets a goal for the roll to make.
There are several abilities that your character uses.
Each stat starts at 8 points, which is rather mediocre. You have 25 points to assign among them.
There's something rather important that affects your Ability score. This is your character's Species. Star Wars has a multitude of alien races, all subtly different, although languages aren't much of a problem in the universe. Choosing a race other than Human means your ability scores shift, and you gain race traits that enhance your character. Humans thoigh, tenacious creatures that they are, gain an extra bit of knowledge just at the start.
If you want more info on a species, just google it. Really.
The playable species are,
Associated with Abilities is Classes. Classes give you specific skills and class abilities that allow your character to do frigging cool stuff. The classes are-
At that point, I'll contact you with the details to finish your character.
A long time ago, in a galaxy far away...
It is a time of unrest in the Republic. Battered nearly a decade ago by the apperance of the Sith Empire and the subsequent war that seemingly never ended, the Republic's government struggles to deal with the aftermath of the stalemate. Untrusting border worlds, an uncharted Outer Rim, and civil war deep within all just lend power to the ancient House of Mandolor and their plots against the Republic. The newly formed Grand Council of Jedi, associated with the Republic's highest leaders, wishes to stop the Mandolorian threat before their standing armies become to great a challenge to handle...
You are aboard a large frieght cruiser, inbound from the Ring on it's way to Coursant. Your companions are just travellers from all walks of life. You look up uneasily as a muffled pounding sound echos through the ship...
So, here's how you make a character.
Description of character-
Post this and I'll PM you to complete it. I just typed this entire bloody thing on my iPod, so I'll fix it in the morning.