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SotM's Guide to Playable Characters

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“Clans don’t Embrace people, people Embrace people!”

Secrets of the Masquerade’s guide to playable characters is a full guide meant to help beginners and advanced players alike to think about their player-characters as playable and engaging characters regardless of age, history or setting, with the goal of avoiding harmful caricatures. Be the protagonist of the campaign.

Secrets of the Masquerade – Guide to playable characters is:

A guide to define a character’s traits in a simple and flexible way for a game’s purposes;

A guide to creating a character’s purpose, with your fellow players and storyteller;

A guide for each of the thirteen major clans to create meaningful and relevant concepts for the chronicle;

A simple way to think about a character’s background in terms of personality building;

A brief explanation of several diversities and how to think about them in a respectful manner; identities, mental illnesses and other diversities are mentioned to be played without fetishizing them, all while observing the oppressive and unfair World;

A brief definition of each discipline at their core concepts; 

And more!

This book is a high quality pdf with bookmarks and a table of contents for navigation ease. 91 pages long, with brand new, exclusive art for your viewing pleasure.

Please do not hesitate to rate or review this product, and don't hesitate to comment if you have any questions!

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jerry B July 18, 2018 10:01 pm UTC
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I just picked up this title and am currently reading through it. Have a minor question for you though. In a couple of spots it refers to Mr. Gone’s Q&A. This looks like a hyperlink but i can get it to work. I have tried two different PDF readers and so far nothing. Can someone please tell me where i can find this?
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Emmanuelle N July 18, 2018 10:27 pm UTC
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https://mrgone.rocksolidshells.com/pdf/VtM/Vampire_Q_and_A_Revised.pdf

https://mrgone.rocksolidshells.com/ -> Vampire -> Vampire Revised -> Vampire Revised Q&A (at the very bottom of the page, above Box Coterie)

Will try and get the hyperlink to work somehow or put it as a separate file.
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jerry B July 18, 2018 11:55 pm UTC
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thank you
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Emmanuelle N July 18, 2018 1:12 pm UTC
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There's a review by It's More than Just Gaming right here: https://itsmorethanjustgaming.com/2018/07/05/secrets-of-the-masquerade-guide-to-playable-characters/
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Laurent D July 17, 2018 1:57 pm UTC
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I know many french players which would enjoy to read such a book around the background and how to think outside the box.
Maybe we will see this masterpiece updated right after the v5 hits the streets (and with a roll full of successes, we could even expect it in french ;-).

Keep the good work comin' tho !
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Emmanuelle N July 17, 2018 2:32 pm UTC
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Bon bon d'accord, je vais traduire la bête XD

I can't update it to V5 because V5 probably won't be available for Vault creations, at least for a little while, but considering I'm treating of general concepts and not poking at the mechanics or the specific lore, it might be useful anyway :)
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Arby S July 13, 2018 1:12 am UTC
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An excellent guide for those who want insight on how to build interesting, multi-faceted characters that are open to development and completely viable to be used in an RPG.
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DSC Tabletop Gaming Club _ May 31, 2018 7:03 pm UTC
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An amazing book, that gives insight into how a character should be developed. Strongly recommended for new players and old players alike.
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Emmanuelle N June 03, 2018 5:01 pm UTC
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Thanks! I hope it's going to be useful out there :)
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