[WoD] World of Darkness pdf? | RPGnet ForumsThe World of Darkness is two different lines of RPGs published by White Wolf and later Onyx Path and later still by both of them at once, it's complicated that focus on deep role-playing and, depending on the specific sub-game, the horror genre. The setting can only be described as the modern world, but worse in every aspect. Every creeping suspicion you have is probably true, and the world is as dirty and corrupt as it often seems to be. In the old World of Darkness , each game was meant to be played separately; as a result the games often had conflicting metaplots and, despite using the same basic "Storyteller System", were incompatible when it came to various supernatural powers. The release of a new World of Darkness with an updated ruleset, the "Storytelling System" features a core book that contains the basic rules for all the games, and focuses on normal human beings in horrific situations that may or may not be supernatural in nature. The new games interact in a modular fashion and also have little established fluff, making it more malleable for Storytellers the in-game term for GM ; abbreviated as ST.
Chronicles of Darkness - Core Rulebook
We live our days completely ignorant of the true terrors lurking around us. Only rarely do our experiences draw back the veil of shadows and reveal the horror in our midst. These glimpses into the supernatural can cause us to retreat into comforting lies - 'There are no such things as monsters' - or stir our morbid curiosity. Only a few, however, can overcome their fear and dare to look deeper. The World of Darkness Rulebook introduces a version of our contemporary world where the supernatural is real. Inside are rules for character creation, task resolution, combat and any activity your character attempts as he delves into the shadows. Because of printing requirements there is a small white border around the edge of the pages.