* GameBreaker: While not outright breaking the game, if you managed to aquire some of the [[TheAce Keys characters]] early, they will make the game significantly easier.
** Virginia Thorton - The Seer : 100 scout skills means cutting travel time in half, increasing the number of missions you can finish before nightfall.
** Benny Wilson - The Rat: increases the amount of food / medicine / ammo found in containers
** Robert Hunter Wilson - The Survivalist: trains Pistol skills and boost Finesse of characters around him by 10.
** Smedly Butler - The Veteran: trains a random combat skills and boost Toughness of characters around him by 10.