Distinction: “The first fear is of the unknown. True power is remaining unknowable.” (Fear and Shrouds)

  • Help: Your opponent doesn’t know something about you significant to the situation
  • Hinder: Your opponent is aware and unafraid of your capabilities within the situation



The Nosferatu of Atlanta: one elder is the strongest-blooded and longest-dwelling denizen of the city, and the other is a former Empress. Their childer are mysterious, and reveal little other than that they were selected for competence. Could the clan be planning to take over the city? Or, some worry, have they taken it over already and just not made that fact obvious to the other Cainites they allow to go unknowingly about their nightly business?


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