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Columbia, Haight, and Everyone Else

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World of Darkness

You have all seen some things.

You have all served the Council of Yakima through some difficult events.

But this is probably the most difficult mission you have ever had.

Credible and semi-verified of Samuel Haight, the Skinner himself, present in Columbia, South Columbia with some sort of supernatural Apocalypse initiator, was enough for the Council of Yakima to dispatch you all to hunt him down, take the Apocalypse initiator, and kill the Skinner if possible.

A disparate group, only time and your skill will tell if you all succeed or die in Columbia.
MechanicsThis is a high-powered Vampire The Masquerade 20th Anniversary/Werewolf The Apocalypse 20th Anniversary/Mage The Ascension 20th Anniversary crossover campaign set in Columbia, South Carolina. Things will build from the moment of your arrival, and your actions will have major consequences and effects.

Character Creation is covered here. Feel free to throw up a PC Applicant in the appropriate folder and join in with the Pre-Play OOC.

Selection will not be for a while, at least 30 days. All sources for the three above systems, as well as Elysium for Vampire the Masquerade, are currently allowed. Other sources are on a case by case basis; if you wish to draw from something, just ask. I tend to be permissive.

Feel free to ask any questions in the Pre-Play OOC. Please feel free to throw up your wildest, wooliest PC concepts for this game.

Good luck.

Game Description:

The Council of Yakima, hearing of Samuel Haight, in possession of some very likely potentially world-ending something, in the general area falling under the control of the Princedom of Columbia, has dispatched you six to find him, secure whatever potential apocalypse-initiator he is in possession of, and--given his activities on his last three visits to the Yakima Valley--eliminate him if possible.

The six of you were all that could be spared from dealing with the Sabbat push on Seattle and trying to take back the free-for-all that is Portland. A combination of members--powerful, but still not a crippling blow if lost--from the Were, Vampire, and Mage portions of the Council of Yakima, your team has had a long cross-country drive to get to know each other if you did not already...after all, cross-faction task forces to fight the threat of the week are far from unknown in the Yakima Valley.

Given a nicely-equipped (and UV-shielded) uparmored RV, whatever resources you individually have, and the wishes of good luck of the Council of Yakima, you traveled across the US and have finally arrived in Columbia, South Carolina. Now, of course, starts the fun part...

MechanicsThis is being run using Vampire the Masquerade 20th Anniversary Edition, Werewolf the Apocalypse 20th Anniversary Edition, and Mage the Ascension 20th Anniversary Edition, as well as any of those three systems' attendant supplements. These will be high-level PCs; up to Seventh Generation for Vampire PCs, up to Arete 7 for Mage PCs, and up to Gnosis 7 & Rage 7 for Werewolf PCs. In addition, in the Character Creation thread under the Characters folder, you will find the exact ruled for creating these powerful PCs.

I would suggest reading up on the background, as things are not exactly standard World Of Darkness. The background will detail what exactly is known to the PCs, and some of the most important changes to the background. These will be under the Resources folder.

I will be accepting 6 Players and 6 PCs, although this may (although unlikely) be revisited if I have more excellent applications.

Any questions, feel free to ask in the OOC.

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Originally Posted by Prestar View Post
@Sage20500 I actually lived in Lexington for high school and graduated from LHS, so I know the area decently. And are you sure you want to just Read? If you would like, I can help you put together an Application. If it doesn't make it, then I'll make you a Reader. That work?
Small world, I'm currently living near downtown but I grew up in the NE and graduated from Blythewood high X)
At the moment yeah; the only system for WoD that I've looked as more than a passing glance was Mage and even then most of the books I was able to read were for new world of darkness not old. I've been working on collecting some of the older material since from what I've seen most of the WoD community don't look too kindly towards the new material; so I'm not even sure how to play things mechanically wise atm.

@Sage20500 We're using Vampire, Werewolf, and Mage (all) 20th Anniversary edition, all of which you can get on DriveThruRPG, just search exactly those systems and you can get them on pdf. You don't need anything outside of the base books and what is in the forum.


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