From frozen Northern tundra to vast Southern deserts, from dense Eastern forests to the West’s endless waters, Creation shelters myriad cultures and civilizations.
Night horrors stalk the farmlands outside Whitewall, while residents and refugees within struggle with overpopulation and hunger. In the rebel satrapy of Fray, dragonlord Hanto Galina has named herself Empress and laid claim to the Scarlet... [click here for more]
The Pendragon’s Mantle lies incomplete, an unfinished story waiting for the right Scion to fill the role.
Will you complete Arthur’s legend?
Or are you doomed to fail, like so many others?
Once and Futuresupplements Origin through Demigodplay, discussing the power of Mantles and the threat of failure that leaves behind unfinished legends.
Once and... [click here for more]
Chosen by the gods, their power tempered only by human hearts, the Exalted are all that stand between Creation and the forces that would ruin the world. Set in a rich and intriguing setting that draws from real-world histories and fantasy archetypes, Exalted has thrilled players across three editions.Exalted: Essence is a streamlined version of Exalted Third Edition,... [click here for more]
The Exalted stand astride Creation, ready to remake the world in their own image. From the mightiest Solar to the lowliest Exigent, they are heroes one and all. Yet Creation is vast, and the stories it can hold innumerable. Herein are the tools of the forge where heroes are made, the grand crucible in which the story of the Exalted can be told.
Crucible of Legend presents Storytellers and... [click here for more]
Vampire: The Masquerade exploded into hobby games in 1991 and inspired a generation of fans the likes of which the game industry had never seen before or since. The cultural significance Vampire left on not just the gaming world but on modern vampire-related pop culture can be seen and felt at virtually every turn and in every medium today.
Vampire: The Masquerade - 20th Anniversary... [click here for more]
The world is a Lie.
Humanity is cursed into a prison of Sleep, ignorant of the wonder and danger all around them. Ground down into slavery to masters they’ll never see, beset by a plague of cares to distract them from the Truth.
You were like them, once, but now you are Awakened. You see the world beneath the Lie’s skin, and the Mysteries beckoning you... [click here for more]
The Secrets of the Council of Nine Mystick Traditions Revealed!
In the face of the growing threat presented by the Order of Reason, mystick mages from across the globe came together for a Grand Convocation in the hopes of finding mutual defense and turning the tide of the nascent Ascension War.
Now, with over five hundred years of history behind them, the membership of the Council of Nine Mystick... [click here for more]
Keep walking.Eyes straight ahead.Don’t look back.
In the shadows and between the cracks of our everyday lives hide the Chronicles of Darkness. Here lurk creatures of ancient myth and urban legend. Here lie the graves of angels and the bunkers of secret government programs. Here every malformed horror you’ve ever seen out of the corner of your eye... [click here for more]
No one can do it all alone. Anyone who tells you they have all the answers is Lying.
Throughout the millennia, the mages of the Pentacle Orders have gathered – to share knowledge, to protect one another, to seek Mysteries, and to push back against the servants of the Lie.
But it didn't happen all at once, or without struggle. Nothing good ever does.
Tome of the Pentacle includes:... [click here for more]
This is the tale of a forgotten age before the seas were bent, when the world was flat and floated atop a sea of chaos. This is the tale of a decadent empire raised up on the bones of the fallen Golden Age, whose splendor it faintly echoed but could not match. This is a tale of primal frontiers, of the restless dead, of jeweled cities ruled openly by spirits in defiance of Heaven’s law. This is a... [click here for more]
I tell you this: We are Divinity.
Reality is ours to bend. To subvert. To command. We have that power – all of us.
Not everyone knows what to do with it, or uses it well. Most of us never realize just what it is we are or how much we can do.
Those of us who do… well, some of us are monsters. Manipulators. Parasites. Tyrants. Fanatics.
And the rest of us never see that monster... [click here for more]
When you have already experienced death, why have faith? If you accept that you and everyone like you is cursed by God, why cling to His word?When you return from the other side as a blood-drinking monster, what purpose serves belief?Kindred build and are drawn to faiths for myriad reasons. The exertion of power over a flock. Satisfying... [click here for more]
Note: This was previously published as Blood and Smoke: the Strix Chronicle, now retitled with a new cover and an index.
Updated and revised core rule book for Vampire: The Requiem.
Tonight, you become one of the Kindred, the beautiful and the damned who hide behind our ordinary world. Driven by a hunger like fire, you will struggle to... [click here for more]
Discover what lurks in the hidden corners of myth.
There is more to The World than the children of the Gods — more than Heroes and Demigods. Legends speak of stranger things; of mortals who challenge the very Gods themselves, or who see Fate’s invisible workings laid bare; of creatures of every kith and kind who still dwell, here and there, alongside humanity; of sorcerers who tamper with things... [click here for more]
You’ve stumbled into shadows.You know what lurks in darkness.There are more monsters tonight than ever before.It’s time to fight back. Hunter: The Vigil Second Edition is a standalone game that can be played by new or existing players. The lore has been updated to not only reflect the uptick... [click here for more]
These are the final days- The signs are clear: Even our pups know That this is the age of the Apocalypse!Werewolf the Apocalypse roared into hobby games in 1992, inspiring a generation of fans to stand up and howl their defiance at a corrupted world in a battle they knew they were doomed to lose. WtA presented the Garou: creatures at once both man and wolf, and filled with... [click here for more]
Magicians and Mentalists
The shadows of the World of Darkness have always concealed supernatural secrets. Monsters exist and magic is real. Hedge wizards and psychics dwell on the edges of those shadows and of human society, straddling the liminal space between daylight and darkness. These sorcerers draw on inborn gifts or intense magical study to forward their agendas, protect their... [click here for more]
Accept no substitutes: Chicago is the city of vampires.
Claim a haven on the Gold Coast. Carve a place of this bustling metropolis for yourself.
Subjugate a handful of the living on Michigan Avenue. Take a few deep drinks from some of the intoxicating vessels we have around here.
Discover the nightlife. Come visit the Succubus Club, the Blue Velvet, or Red Noº 5, if they’ll... [click here for more]
You are the child of a God, born to the magic of yesterday and the promise of tomorrow. You live in a World of myth, where every ancient story is true. Your ancient enemies, the Titans, stir in their prison beneath the lands of the dead. Their spawn issues forth from lands of myth, and the specter of war falls across the heavens. In this age of turmoil, you seize your birthrights and feel the call... [click here for more]
Once upon a time, they took you from your home.They promised you a place at their side, and meaning in your life, and they surrounded you with beautiful things.But the beautiful things were oh so sharp, and they laughed when you bled.Day by day, they changed you. But day by day, your will grew stronger.On the last day, you smashed your way... [click here for more]
You woke up…different. Someone changed you; on a slab, an operating table, an altar. By luck or by fate, you escaped. Now you’re hunted by the ones who made you, and they hold all the cards but one: they don’t know that a fire burns within you because of what they did. They don’t know that you’re hunting them.
The Divergence stripped you... [click here for more]
The need to hunt burns in your heart and in your soul. To chase down prey with your blood pumping fire through your body. Yesterday you didn’t know what that felt like, but today you’re sitting in a room with the bodies of your family and you need to hunt.You are a human, a wolf, a killer, a monster. The ultimate predator.You must... [click here for more]
The Gods made your World, and one way or another, they made you. Every God was once mortal. You stand at the threshold of humanity and divinity and cross over into the lands beyond the World. As the Titans rattle their cages, and you confront your own mortality, you live your myth, and you shed your mortality. Win or lose, the people will speak of your Legend forever more.
Scion: Demigod presents... [click here for more]
The savage Titans have escaped their eternal prisons to wage war against the Gods once more. Their battles in the lands of myth have spilled over into our World. But even the Gods cannot stop their personal rivalries and squabbles long enough to care for the peoples who worship them.
Find your destiny and seize your birthright. Scion: Hero details the children of the Gods when they have been touched... [click here for more]
What motivates an undead body to go on walking, talking, plotting, and biting?The Hunger is an obvious motivation. It drives all vampires to commit foul acts in the name of sustenance.The Beast, too, gives a Kindred drive. Whether in fear of the Beast within or in attempts to master it, that constant nagging growl makes an undead monster march on. ... [click here for more]
You can’t predict a changeling by their kith. We’re not so easily defined.But we are connected to others who fashioned themselves the same way. You meet another Playmate’s eye and know you share something no one else can understand. In a way, you’re kin.This is the Lost struggle. Did They take me apart so thoroughly that putting me back together... [click here for more]
Judge us not by our seemings for we are never what we appear. Come hither, changelings and join the dream-dance, lest the winter come and the Dreaming pass into memory.Recall your heritage! Let the games begin!
Twenty years ago, White Wolf published Changeling: the Dreaming, the fifth of their promised five game-lines that together comprised... [click here for more]
Do you know who considers faith among the dead a trivial concept — or worse, a new one?Dullards and con artists.These vampires want you to believe that religion is a new phenomenon among Kindred. They want you to believe only vampires on the periphery subscribe to the worship of higher powers or seek a greater cause.They want you... [click here for more]
Once a year, the time of Calibration steals the lights from the night sky and weakens the barriers between Creation and otherworldly realms. Monsters and creatures from every hidden corner emerge to claim it all for their own in the eerie, timeless dark.
For five days and nights, the world remembers how it once was, when it was newly forged from chaos and humanity was not yet a scrap of thought in... [click here for more]
Shapeshifters, monster-heroes, divine apex predators — the Lunar Exalted are all these and more.
Once they reigned over the First Age alongside the Solars, but in this fallen era, ten thousand Dragon-Blooded sit upon Creation’s stolen throne. The Lunars of the Silver Pact wage war against the Realm, stemming the tide of its imperialist expansion and bleeding away its strength.... [click here for more]
The World Below provides. But you must dig. You must explore. You must map. You must build. You must defend.
The World Below provides, but only to the worthy.
The unworthy fall, consumed by bugs, lava, acidic fog, the vagaries of Kaos, and the World Below’s convulsing tunnels.
The World Below is your home, your prison, and your alien world, containing terrible threats and wondrous discoveries.... [click here for more]
Enter the World of ShadowTrinity Continuum: Assassins transports players to the Contiuum’s underworld where well-dressed killers-for-hire use high-tech weapons and gear to eliminate their targets. Assassins join hidden Societies, each unified by their preferred method of doing violence. Their lives are brutal, blood-stained, and glamorous.
The Trinity... [click here for more]
All the stories they told you about what it would be like after you died? They were wrong.There is no Heaven and there is no Hell. There’s only the Underworld, with the ravening maw of Oblivion at the bottom and the impossible dream of Transcendence at the top. And in between, all the Restless Dead.Are you ready to join them? ... [click here for more]
How dreadful, how perverse, how malicious would a Kindred faith need to be, to be considered “forbidden”?Within this book you will learn of religions stricken from the records of vampire scholars. Within, you shall find a collection of beliefs, some pernicious enough to collapse domains, others so focused that they possess only a handful of coteries the world over. ... [click here for more]
It’s 1242. The Mongol army crushed Baghdad, then Russia under its heel, then moved on to devastate Poland and Hungary. The Holy Roman Empire stood to war with the Papacy. The second Lombard League wielded the word of the Pope and fought off Frederick II.
The War of Princes rages. Patricide looms. Young powers look up the ladder to the next rungs, and see stagnation and hypocrisy. They see targets.... [click here for more]
Take up the panoply of legendary heroes and lost ages, and awaken the world-shaking might of their Evocations. Before the dawn of time, the Exalted wielded god-metal blades to cast down the makers of the universe. In an ancient epoch of forgotten glories, Creationís greatest artificers forged unimaginable wonders and miracle-machines.
Now, in the Age of Sorrows, kingdoms go to war over potent artifacts,... [click here for more]
A privateer crew sails the frozen winds of the far North, hunting for riches.
Deep beneath the Blessed Isle, a Fair Folk prince plots vengeance from within her crystal palace.
Not far from Cynosure, a long-dead ruler returns from the Underworld and rallies his descendants to reclaim their stolen territory.
In the East, an ancient god’s Chosen sells powerful artifacts to the highest bidder, while... [click here for more]
A Wealth of Terra Incognita to visit
Realms of Magic & Mystery expands the setting of Scion Second Edition with details about 28 new Terra Incognita, six new Axes Mundi, and a wealth of additional information about otherworlds and how to use them in your series.
Realms of Magic & Mystery requires Scion: Origin and is compatible with all of the other Scion Second... [click here for more]
You are dead. You shuffled off this mortal coil, passed away, bought the farm, or any of a thousand other quaint metaphors we use to avoid staring into the face of our own mortality.
You are not dead. Something else was more important – you didn't have time to lie quiet in your grave, you had things that needed doing. And on the cusp of dissolution, at the crossroads of this world and the next,... [click here for more]
A city as large as Chicago requires more than a surface study to find out its secrets.
Princes, Primogen, and all those other Kindred with titles and notoriety may claim to uphold the Masquerade, but they delight in the undead fame and status. There are others, well-hidden, with deeper secrets, darker ambitions, and elusive sects buried in Chicago and its surrounding towns and cities.
Chicago contains... [click here for more]
"… Every Glass optic and neural interface comes with the premiere, world-class video game Terra Surge! Form raiding parties to work through epic storylines, challenging quests, and immersive puzzles never-before-seen in this award-winning game! And Cascade will keep you safe while you play! Our protective barrier is of the latest design and manned 24/7 by the best and bravest of the FSA. Cascade:... [click here for more]
Did they tell you magic is sealed away by the Abyss? That the Supernal Realm can’t affect the Fallen? That you’ll never see the Watchtower again?
Nothing is ever that simple.
The curse keeps Sleepers from seeing it, but we are Awakened. We see past the Lie with our Sight every day, grasp the Supernal with our spells and seek the Mysteries. And what Mysteries we find!
Artifacts... [click here for more]
THE ONLY CONSTANT IS CHANGE.
“Potential is everywhere. You can’t really see it, but you can feel it. And all you really need to do is reach out, grab that potential in your hand, and bend it to your will. Nothing goes wrong if you just use your potential. I know it sounds easy. I can’t really tell you how to do it. But when you do, you’ll just know.”
- Janeka Spencer, Neptune... [click here for more]
Every Garou has a story. Some stories are brief. They unfortunately end with an inexperienced werewolf rushing in to face more than they can handle. As the Apocalypse approaches, these stories are depressingly common.Most stories are longer. They tell of werewolves who grow into their roles, who perform their duties, who live and die in honorable service... [click here for more]
Centuries ago, the tumultuous Dragon-Blooded Shogunate ruled much of the known world. Its glory and grandeur fell into ashes amid the Great Contagion, but today new empires blaze high from its embers.
Haughty Dynasts feasting amid the stolen treasures of the Threshold; proud Seventh Legion officers clad in panoplies of jade; lone outcastes struggling to carve out a heroic legend at the world’s edge... [click here for more]
The point about hope is that it is something that occurs in very dark moments. It is like a flame in the darkness; it isn’t like a confidence and a promise.
— John Berger
Keeping the Vigil is a choice. Nothing stops them from going home, locking the door, putting out the light, and pretending that all is right with the world. Billions of people do just that every day.
But the hunter... [click here for more]
For a thousand years, the Dragon-Blooded have ruled Creation from thrones of jade, secure in their power and authority as Princes of the Earth. Through command of the elements and mastery of every martial discipline, their ruling bloodlines exercise dominion over the wealth and armies of the world. Now, in this time of tumult, their hegemony is challenged by breakaway states, monsters from world’s... [click here for more]
The Order of Reason spreads its wings, and the world burns. We tell ourselves this is for Enlightenment. We tell ourselves this is for the greater good. We tell ourselves this is for humanity. We lie to ourselves.The great engines of the Empire are all-consuming beasts, heedless of anything but their own hunger — for riches, for lives, for land. Everything falls... [click here for more]
It’s ever been a loaded word among vampires. Jyhad is in force everywhere from lofty, perfumed Elysium to cloying, smoke-filled blood feasts. Jyhad’s the eternal game played by elders, Methuselahs, and worse — it’s the agenda of beings so utterly beyond humanity, one such as yourself could scarcely understand its movements. Luckily for you, you’ve picked up a copy... [click here for more]
“Novas routinely and cavalierly seem to ignore things like the conservation of mass and energy, the laws of motion, the square-cube law, and many other guidelines used to bring predictability to a chaotic cosmos. For all the talk of ‘quantum entanglement’ and ‘fundamental forces,’ one might as well say that novas are, for all intents and purposes, using magic — or selectively editing reality... [click here for more]