I forgot a rule I have found quite helpful in my OSRgaming. It also works if you want to use a DCC style funnel or run L0 adventures.
Simply L0 Stacks
A L0 character has no class but they roll stats, an origin and get hit points equal to 1/2 Con modified by origin (+1 or -1 HP)
All this is retained at L1
At the GM's L0 player characters may roll their Gift and may have items appropriate to background added to the gear list.
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