Experience-based character creation
Start with all attributes at 1 dot, all favoured abilities at 1 dot, 4 specialities, and willpower rating 5.
Spend 572 XP on character creation using the experience point costs on page 177 (the usual costs for in-game advancement).
Meet the minimums as per usual character creation:
Primary attributes: at least 11 dots in total (3+8)
Secondary attributes: at least 9 dots in total (3+6)
Tertiary attributes: at least 7 dots in total (3+4)
Abilities: at least 28 dots in total
Merits: at least 10 dots in total
Charms/Spells/Invocations: at least 15