The SotM's Guide to Coteries series is a great resource for players to make semi-pre-made characters. The finishing touches presented in the book, allow for unique customization of any character to fit any players need.
The Tabletop Gaming Club used these products to introduce to players to the game, and it worked out wonderfully. We strongly recommend this product to every vampire player.
We used this product to make a few pc's for our introductory campaign. We ended up havign one player make a Giovanni (insert) who was embraced out of pity. Another player had a giovanni embraced due to duty. The party was rounded out with a Nagaraji embraced out of hope, and a Kiasyd who was embraced due to passion.