Vampire: The Requiem

Carthian Merits and Law: The Voice of the People [Vampire: The Requiem]

There’s a difference between vampire revolutionaries who see humans as the proletariat, and vampire revolutionaries who see humans as the means of production. –Greg Stolze Since we got into the grisly magic of the Circle of the Crone last time, I thought this time we’d talk a little about politics. Of course, the Carthians would…

The World of Darkness, Second Edition

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Hi, folks. Rose here. Today at Gen Con, we announced something big: the second edition of the new World of Darkness. This is an exciting move for us, something we’ve wanted to do for years. (UPDATE: The wrong draft of this post originally went up. We’ve now put up the correct draft, which clarifies a few…

Dropped Like a Stone

Dropped Like a Stone, a detective campaign seed for Vampire: The Requiem.Way back in 2010, I wrote some additional material for The Danse Macabre. Owing to a lack of resources at CCP, this detective story campaign frame went unpublished. Somebody mentioned it on the forums recently, and I decided to go digging. This is what I found. Dropped…

Wild at Heart

Animal stat blocks for use with the revised new World of Darkness rules.Writer Alec Humphrey kindly provided some updated animal stats for use with Protean and Animalism, as well as for those situations when your vampire just gets jumped by a guard dog. (We’ve all been there, right?) These are adapted from a variety of…

Now in Print: Lords Over the Damned: Ventrue

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Lords Over the Damned: Ventrue is now available in print on DriveThruRPG! They Win. They Always Win.  The Ventrue — ancient kings and cutting-edge moguls — have a simple reputation. They win. They always win. They are known as Lords, and across all the World of Darkness, wherever you find vampires, you’ll find Ventrue behind…

The Jaws of the Beast

Introducing the Kerberos, a new bloodline for Vampire: The Requiem.The Vampire office has been a busy place lately. I’ve been developing our Dark Eras chapter, which takes place in Elizabethan London. I’ve also been hammering on the outlines for Secrets of the Covenants, for which I’m now mobilizing the writing team, and the next book after that, which we’ll…

The Shadow and the Asp

The Khaibit, an updated bloodline for Vampire: The RequiemAs I mentioned last time, we’ve been experimenting with different ways to design bloodlines, based on the new mechanics and design patterns employed in Blood and Smoke. The first in the series was an all-new line, the Neglatu. The second updates an old favorite from Bloodlines: The Hidden.…