- +2 to One Ability Score: Alterian characters get a +2 bonus to one ability score of their choice at creation to represent their varied nature.
- Medium: Alterians are Medium creatures and have no bonuses or penalties due to their size.
- Normal Speed: Alterians have a base speed of 30 feet.
- Bonus Feat Alterians gain a bonus feat at first level.
- Skilled: Alterians gain an additional skill rank at first level and one additional rank whenver they gain a level.
- Languages: Alterians begin play speaking Alterian and Trade Speak.