World of Darkness

The World of Darkness is much like our world, but it is darker, more devious and more conspiratorial — an aesthetic we call “Gothic-Punk”. The dichotomy between the rich and the poor, the influential and the weak, and the powerful and the powerless is much more pronounced than in the real world. Decadence, cynicism, and corruption are common. Humans are unwitting victims or pawns of vast secret organizations of supernatural creatures. Vampires, werewolves, and mages (among others) struggle with internal factionalism and against other species in secret wars of intrigue for control.

The World of Darkness (sometimes “WoD”) was first developed in 1991 with the release of Vampire: The Masquerade. It has reached hundreds of millions of people through thousands of books published in a wide variety of languages, as well as via a prime-time television show, multiple well-regarded video games, and even World of Darkness-focused conventions. Onyx Path Publishing offers dozens of role-playing game, fiction, art, and clothing products for the World of Darkness, as well as helping to re-release hundreds of original books through PDF and print-on-demand.

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Vampire: The Masquerade

Werewolf: The Apocalypse

Mage: The Ascension

Wraith: The Oblivion

Changeling: The Dreaming

World of Darkness News

Cycling Out RedBubble Designs

August 4, 2020

Release Roundup: July 2020

July 31, 2020

Dog Days of Summer on Indie Press Revolution!

July 30, 2020

Now Available: V5 Chicago Wallpaper and Lore of the Clans ST Screen

July 8, 2020

Great Gaming Fiction Sale!

June 25, 2020

Release Roundup: May 2020

May 31, 2020

Actual Play Spotlight: V5 The Sacrifice

May 28, 2020

Now Available: Monthly Yugman’s Guide, and Legendlore Manuscript

May 27, 2020

Now Available: Oak, Ash & Thorn, plus DRE on Storypath Nexus

May 20, 2020

Now Available: Dark Eras 2!

May 13, 2020

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