The World of Darkness is terrifying, broken place. It has all of the problems and tragedies of our own, familiar world, but monsters also lurk in the shadows. Their presence makes the world more dangerous in a plethora of ways. Some of the supernatural beings prey on people in a literal sense — vampires drink the blood of the unwary, for instance, and crazed beasts hunt down people for their... [click here for more]
The world is a dark and dangerous place.
It is filled with enigmas that do not fit neatly into boxes built by scientists or occultists. That doesn't stop us from trying to find an explanation for everything. It is human nature to compartmentalize, to label and identify the things that frighten them - a thing named is a thing neutered. But some things refuse to be categorized neatly. Some mysteries... [click here for more]
The Great Work Lead into gold. Worthless into priceless. False fire into a mortal soul. This is the quest of every Promethean, but many roads lead to Mortality. Over the centuries, the Refinements have changed, new ones have been discovered and old ones lost, and secrets too terrible for the mundane world have been buried and covered in lies. The Created cannot afford to let these... [click here for more]
"At the moment of our birth - if that's the word - we make a choice. Life of Death. Division or Unity. Madness or Sanity. Flux or Azoth. Do we really make that choice? Does something in a creator's makeup determine whether we sunder our flesh and slither away, or rise up to begin a new Pilgrimage? I don't know. But I do plan to find out, with your help. Yes, it might hurt a bit." -... [click here for more]
I know that look of disgust in your eyes. You can't hide it from me. I've seen all its expressions in many faces like your own. I am intimately familiar with rejection. Yes, these scars and stitched wounds are horrifying to behold. Were I truly alive, they'd be enough to kill me. But I am not alive. Not yet. Not in the way you know it. A fire burns within me and animates this dead... [click here for more]
Good Book says the world's caught in a long, dark night, waiting for a brand new dawn to come and sweep all that darkness away. Don't know if that'll ever happen, but I do know this: there's folks set on making things darker. They're looking for ways to break the laws the Good Lord set for all of nature's ways. I've seen it happen, and the night's getting darker and longer. Sometimes I think I... [click here for more]
"I've watched you ever since the day I was made.Watched you love, watched you laugh, watched you kill and die.You're perfect, even though you don't know it. Perfectly wonderful.Perfectly awful.Perfectly human.I've been watching, trying to figure you out.Trying to figure out how to be you.I know more about you than you do.... [click here for more]