So I’m not familiar with the World of Darkness lore. I hear this Gehenna things have went down and pretty much gave a reboot / fresh start for. In Noddist mythology, Gehenna is the Kindred Eschaton. It is the time when the Antediluvians will rise from their slumbers and devour their descendants. Gehenna: The Final Night (Vampire: The Masquerade) [Ari Marmell] on Amazon. com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Book by Ari Marmell.
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They may have fought for or against their masters, willingly or against their will, but the paragons and zealots did their best. So he did what he said he was going to do. This idea would go with the first one and would maybe offer a explanation why things are going back to the clan mentality. One of my masqueeade about Masquerade was that you had to break the rules of Masquerace Society in order to fully explore your power sets.
An actual ending to the transylvania chronicles. Taking a slightly more Kabbalistic approach maqsuerade us a highly alien being divided into twenty aspects each with their own modus operandi servants and even possibly agendas Thaumiel from the Qliphoth does represent duality in God after all.
A curse, but a gift. Are we going to be seeing generations beyond 15th?
But I could happily see things go the way of the Ravnos, with various clans having ripped themselves apart, urged on by an unknown ancients, allowing the numbers of vampires to thin, only the youngest surviving — and perhaps the most cunning of elders — meaning that Kindred society is rocked to its foundations, a very genuine terrible scenario did occur largely out of sight from mortal societybut with none of the survivors clear exactly what did happen.
With the Withering end the sect has tried to show a more conciliatory attitude. They all some shit, and no level of cover up is going to cure the issue without using more supernatural powers which creates more issues and potential for people to find out. Which would be the face of the Toreador under the tutelage of Arikel: What happens when the voices of reason have been lying to you? The idea of the world hurdling faster and faster to a looming apocalypse with some throwing themselves into the abyss and some dancing while the house burned around them.
The Antedelluvians awaken and instead of devouring their children, They get devoured by the 2nd generation which was thought to be dead. As for the creative blocks… I cannot see it. Suddenly there are a large number of people who know all the secrets of the masquerade. Gargoyles returning to their native clans? Open DevelopmentVampire: If you want to use Gehenna-as-a-culling-cycle underline that this is the beginning of a new era, where every vampire has experienced Gehenna and its scars will take long to heal, if ever.
Hiding from mortals, keeping their sources of wealth and power. Folks should feel free to include non-vampire Time of Judgment events that might be cool from a vampire perspective. Our Cam elders are our friends! This stuff only becomes relevant with faith based characters like Anatole, or the Sabbat, but even the Sabbat can play to purely politics if you choose to.
As a point of discussion, do you feel that modern events are documented accurately in this way? I just feel those two aspects are the most noteworthy and deserving of mention via rumours or what-have-you, nothing more! Submit a new link. Maequerade are a complete mystery, because their actions can be feel but they never show themselves. It also gives you something of a social bonus towards other vampires that recognize closeness to the First Vampire as something good.
They can be reestablished, but chaos erupted, coinciding with the withering. Having them become mxsquerade huge threat that is not only a matter for the Sabbat, but everyone, helps create more interesting internal sect, clan and city conflicts as well as temptations. In the old Gehenna book was an attempt at that but I was not really satisfied as far as I could recall it. I imagine to the vampires of that time the anarch revolt and inquisition Certianly seemed like gehnna to them.
Who the vampires would bribe, kill to remove the content? What if it started from the bottom gehhenna the pile?
Looking in to the future could be seen as a straight line. And no infighting happened it was just like the next game oh your all friends now Masquedade suppose the most obvious change was that before the Antediluvians were asleep.
Gehenna (World of Darkness)
Example Sects could include: You do not need to make a whole new edition when the ink has not even been printed for all of the current V20 edition. Revised Shows its Age, unless you want to play in the Eternal 90s how the Masquerade works when every idiot has a camera on their phone is situation that needs to be covered. Those elders that remain have to create new schemes — plots that involve the player characters. Given this, there are a variety of visible Gehenna cults throughout recorded history.
Personally, one of my thoughts about that big event would be the change in the political scene as in I would like somewhat of a return to mwsquerade age way where the clan took a lot more place than in the modern times.
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How might the end-times scenarios of other game lines affect Gehenna? Originally posted by Kirby And just as the panic hit a crescendo, just as civilization masquerrade just about to tip over the edge, all the lights came back on. The point is Gehenna did happen but not with a boom but with a whisper in the air and everthing changed. I do think it would have been a a better plan to update Vampire to the modern age through V20 line, including the lack of any greater Metaplot but still advancing the timeline.
Perhaps it throws into question the mythos of the Book of Nod.
masqherade These are clans and factions that gamers across the world have been playing for decades. It was pretty awesome. Perhaps this has even caused a standstill in technological development or even a boon.
Gehenna as anything other than a world wrecking event described by the book of nod looming on the edge of the horizon like storm clouds is going to be disappointing for me. Now, Caine have a little army of archangels.