The starting Races of LostHope include Imp, Elf, Hill Dwarf, Orc, Gnome, Ghoul, Goblin, Gargoyle, Fairy and Siren. Choosing from one of these affects your stats and starting location. Each race has its own statistical bonus attributed with it. Orcs, for example, gain an extra +30 to strength and +10 to vitality. This also allows them to raise those skills higher than would a character without a bonus. But which stat does what? Most can be deducted from the name of the stat, but to view more of how each affect your character go to the Stats.