Now available, at long last! Chicago by Night, Onyx Path's first product for Vampire: The Masquerade 5th Edition is live: Order it at your local game stores! Or order physical copies via Studio 2 and Modiphius, PDF and print-on-demand via Storytellers Vault.
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 let you in. The guest list is pretty damn exclusive.
Introduce yourself to the Ventrue Prince. Get to know his vision. Buy into it. Serve it. Stay on his good side and your immortality is going to be just fine.
Just ignore the purges of Anarchs, Thin-Bloods, and fledglings when it grows inconvenient, yeah? Stay invested in the Camarilla and it'll stay invested in you. Remember who's got your back and who can take that backing away in the ...
Originally released in 1991, the first Chicago by Night was an iconic release for Vampire: The Masquerade, establishing format and style for many supplements to follow. In addition to a revised Second Edition version, the book had many supplements that introduced important characters and stories to the lore of Vampire: The Masquerade. This new edition is a supplement for Vampire: The Masquerade 5th Edition. Chicago by Night is a 8 ½-inch by 11- inch hardcover book, approximately 240+ pages, with full-color interiors.
Chicago by Night includes:
* A history of Chicago from multiple vampire perspectives and accounts of the domain as it exists in the modern nights, along with systems for how to run this city like the twisted, dysfunctional machine it is. * An introduction for the Clan of Night's entry to the Camarilla and rules for playing Lasombra in Vampire: The Masquerade 5th Edition, including their Discipline of Oblivion. * Over 50 individual Kindred with biographies, ambitions, secrets, relationships, and reasons for inclusion in any given chronicle, along with fiction illustrating these characters and key locations around the city. * A multitude of chronicle hooks covering everything from the Beast and the Hunger to Humanity and Hierarchy, and a single large chronicle in which the Lasombra make it their mission to join the elite ranks of the Camarilla. * Coteries illustrating the factionalism of Chicago's Kindred and new coterie examples for your characters. * Loresheets for characters new to or already based in Chicago, providing players easy ways to integrate their characters into the book's many stories.
Contents include: * Introduction * The World of Chicago (Local Metaplot) * Welcome to the Night * The City (History, Politics, Geography) * Chicago's Kindred Coteries * Clan Lasombra * The Disciplines of Clan Lasombra * Loresheets * The Chicago Chronicles
Chicago By Night includes all the information you need to build ongoing chronicles. From courtly intrigue within the Masquerade to confrontations at the Succubus Club, this setting sourcebook will help Storytellers develop rich and rewarding tales of excess set in the Windy City.
It also includes information and game rules for the Lasombra, introducing the clan into Vampire: The Masquerade 5th Edition. Chicago by Night is published by Onyx Path Publishing as a supplement for Vampire: The Masquerade 5th Edition.
Mature Warning: contains graphic and written content of a mature nature, including violence, sexual themes, and strong language. Reader discretion is advised.