Josh writes: Once you take control of your first character, you are free to do what you want to do. You have the ability to scan and recruit literally anyone you see. I thought this was amazing at first, but after a while, I noticed the flaw in this idea. I got to the point where I simply did not care anymore. Realistically, it doesnt matter how many people are on your team because there really are not many differences in the people you can recruit.