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The Sword of Caine: A V5 Guide to the Sabbat


The Gehenna War Calls

The Sword of Caine has often been viewed by the Camarilla as monstrous beasts that live only to diablerize and destroy. Like all good antagonists, there is another side to the Sabbat. While they harbor murderers and diablerists of all types, they are, at their core, a spiritual sect on a Holy War against ancient beings of terrible power and unfathomable agendas.


In this book, the Sabbat are laid bare. From a breakdown of the sect’s history and hierarchy to their current state as a lean, honed weapon against the tools of the ancients, everything you need to play Sabbat in Vampire: the Masquerade 5th Edition is here.


It’s time you joined the War.

This book contains:

  • An alternative history and Reformation of the Sabbat in modern nights.
  • New rules for Paths of Enlightenment and descriptions of 12 different Paths—Six active in the Sabbat and six fallen into obscurity.
  • Alternate rules for Tzimisce and Salubri Antitribu
  • A New Tremere House of Antitribu
  • New Ritae, Blood Sorcery Rituals, Backgrounds, Predator Types, Clan and Faction-specific Loresheets
  • Custom Character Sheets from Chris “Mr. Gone” Leland
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Neil S October 24, 2021 5:18 am UTC
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Raymond J October 24, 2021 6:27 am UTC
I wish. Storyteller's Vault doesn't allow us to do Print on Demand.
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Jeff M October 15, 2021 11:23 pm UTC
This book made V5 Sabbat great! It's better than the stuff put out by the company! Great job!
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Scott L October 15, 2021 4:08 pm UTC
Great stuff as always and gives a great alternative way to use or play the Sabbat
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Raymond J October 15, 2021 4:22 pm UTC
Thanks! I'm glad you enjoy it! We've got some more stuff in the works for V5!
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