Also Vaz, if the Aarokocra are the bird creatures im going to say no to them. So i would say pick from the races of the players handbook (minus gnomes, halflings and dragon-born) + snow elves and frost dwarves for a character.
Already, you exalt me for my triumphs, When I ask only that you remember me for my treacheries
Victory is nothing more than survival.
It carries no weight of honour or worth beyond what we ascribe to it.
If you wish to grow wise, learn why brothers betray brothers. - Khyron, First Grand Master of the Eighth Brotherhood.