Originally Posted by mimartin
No clue, it is just my experience with DA2 that is still fresh in my head.
1. They have already said all 10 races from Morrowind and Oblivion (it was just 8 in Arena and Daggerfall) are playable.
2. Bethesda isn't BioWare, and Dovahkiin is much more blank slate than Hawke.
3. Hawke wasn't genderlocked. Even BioWare won't do that, even if it's a good idea.