Sister Maude Khlesl
A shrivelled, ill-tempered and irreverent Cappadocian lay sister; a physician, occultist and humanitarian
A shrivelled, ill-tempered and irreverent Cappadocian lay sister; a physician, occultist and humanitarian
A veteran of the Third Crusade and a senator of the Lexor Brujah, this valiant and pious knight was forced to remove himself from the Concord for their own protection. He resides in Constantinople, as a spy for the Lexor Brujah within the New Latin Order.
The neonate progeny of Prince Vencel Rikard; beautiful but ignorant and arrogant, she has much to learn before she might be considered an ancilla.
A petty, vengeful neonate of the Tremere clan. Many years ago, Maude Khlesl publicly humiliated Hette, and the Warlock swore enmity at the crone.
The Seneschal of Bistritz; a dedicated, capable and humble servant of her sire, Prince Radu, and a demonstrated hedonist in her feeding habits.
The loyal progeny of the Prince of Cluj-Napoca, this neonate fiercely defends his home and his people from all interlopers.
A beautiful Lasombra diplomat representing the interests of her sire and clan at large, Lucia d'Aragon has come into her own in the treacherous political waters of the War of Princes. She moves between Madrid, Barcelona, and Constantinople regularly.
This madman is the sometime companion and protector of Lucita d'Aragon in her travels. He is seer of sorts, motivated to pursue esoteric goals by the voices of angels.
A simple peasant girl, saved from the woods by her sister, now roams Cluj-Napoca and the wilds beyond it. She is an ally and sometime student of Maude Khlesl.
Reveling in the night and the wild drives of her new existence, Nicoleta currently stalks the surrounds of Cluj-Napoca. She is a disciple of Arnulf the Goth.
A Feral neonate of the Gangrel, Sobeska Kruty (the Cruel in Serbian) is an audacious and combative soul who wanders the lands of Serbia and Cumania.
A young Pecheneg hunter from Tihuta Pass, Jals was Embraced by a pack of Cainite diablerists and compelled to do monstrous acts. His pack was destroyed by the Concord, but Jals was spared and taught to live with his condition. He is at large.
This ancilla, once of the Baron's Gangrel, can often be found at the Saut Aswad or the Silk Road, where he hires himself out as a guide to the city, a procurer of vessels, a fence, and a finder of lost items or people.
This Paladin is the childe of Sir Guy, an influential Scion and late Duke of the Fourth Cainite Crusade. A rare vampire, Sir Martin exists on the point of his honour, and has no tolerance for injustice or dishonesty.
This Tzimisce neonate of Szekler blood walks the Road of the Beast instinctively. She is a cruel Cainite, but is deeply loyal to her family and her people.
A daredevil Cuman raider who delighted in slaughter, pillage and rape, this Tzimisce was a favourite of Voivode Koban. He was destroyed by Veceslav Basarab.
A brutish, savage servitor to Voivode Koban and before that, an infamous mercenary of Transylvania. He was slain by Bodor Toth.
A Tzimisce warrior in service to Voivode Mircea Dzardescu of Suceava, Bogdan is the nominal leader of the formidable coterie known as the Northern Blood. He is also the younger brother of Veceslav Basarab.
A brutal, Feral Tzimisce warrior of the Northern Blood; he is fanatically loyal to his sire and Voivode, and an uncompromising ally of Bogdan Basarab.
A cautious Nosferatu Feral who prefers to move under cover of Obfuscate even among his companions. He is the chief scout of De Nord Snge.
A savage childe and servant of the nefarious Voivode Koban of Vrancea. He was destroyed by the Concord while attempting to murder the boyar of Toth.
Known as Arnaud le Brave, this neonate of the obscure Phaedymite line was a knight greatly respected for his adherence to the code of chivalry. He went to the Final Death whilst apprehending Aglaia, the former prince of Corfu
This young Gangrel of rough appearance but courtly manner is the grandchilde of Bernhard Billung. He served the Iron Covenant as the uneasy Scourge of Schburg, and he took the cross for the Fifth Crusade.
The childe and agent of the Prince of Weissenburg, this Lasombra masquerades as a Hungarian nobleman with wide and varied interests across the southern Siebenburgen. He is a touchstone of sorts between the Ashen Band and the Concord of Ashes.
A skilled doctor, Justis is an earnest humanitarian. He is loyal to his family and clan, and very much the devoted student of his sire, Roberto di Noldo. Justis was periperally attached to the Fourth Cainite Crusade.
The progeny of Prince Nova Arpad of Mediasch, the failing Overlord of the Siebenburgen. He serves his sire as her roving envoy, and is a frequent visitor to Kronstadt.
This neonate of the Clan of Shadows is a merchant and money-lender active in the Amalfitan Quarter. She works to usurp the position of her rival, Alfredo d'Atrano.
A neonate of the Clan of the Rose who resides in the Amalfitan Quarter. Originally considered to be a Cainite of little account or worth, she allied with Alessa di Positano to change her stars. Now, she is seen as a young, ambitious vampire to watch.
An unassuming jobsworth merchant of the Amalfitan Quarter. He is Carrion -- one of the Clanless -- and owes his loyalty to Alfredo d'Atrano.
This Nosferatu of the Amalfitan Quarter dealt in information, thievery, illicit goods, and extortion. He was the most mercenary of Alfredo d'Atrano's coterie, and his knavish ways likely led to his Final Death in 1204.
Undead patriarch of the House of Liegnitz
This tough neonate has the face of an innocent but the heart of a hardened street fighter. Before the Great Sack, she led a ganag of Carrion in the Latin Quarter. After it, she fled the city and has not returned.
A skilled jeweller, this Michaelite was among those who fell to the temptations of the Children of Judas. Reclaimed to virtue, he became the first of the Reformed Michaelites. Athanasios continues to dwell in Constantinople, looking for hope in the ashes.
A powerful warrior and captain, this Templar Commander represented his brethren on the 4th Crusade. After the Great Sack, he led an attempt to reinvigorate the failed pilgrimage, but he was assassinated before he could see it through.
This fledgeling of the Magnus Orthodox Lasombra was a charismatic preacher and a talented, albeit unbalanced, Cainite. He was destroyed by Malachite and his allies during the Great Sack.
The childe, seneschal and errand-boy of Sir Felix of Vaucluse, this Cainite didn't seem to be a bad fellow, company considered. He was destroyed in April of 1204.
A powerful but politically insignificant knight of the House of Fabricius, now in the service of Maude of Vienna. Near the Harbour of Julian in Constantinople, he watches over a hostel and sanctuary dedicated to Saint Paula, the patron of widows.
An English knight with an entrepreneurial spirit, Sir Thomas sailed East to find his fortune, only to find himself caught up in the ill winds of the Fourth Crusade. He resides in Constantinople still, working to make a place for himself in the new order.
A knight of the Clan of the Rose, roped into the Fourth Crusade through the machinations of his sire. He spent more than a decade in torpor after 1204, and he has now made a place for himself in the Latin Empire.
An unscrupulous Gangrel mercenary once in the pay of Felix of Vaucluse. He was driven into torpor during the fateful attack on Lucien's faux-treasure ship, and was probably executed by the Baron's Gangrel before the Great Sack began.
A brutal, cunning Nosferatu attached to the 4th Crusade in pursuit of blood, battle and booty. He was destroyed by the Concord in April of 1204.
A dangerous brute in the pay of the House of Fabricius, Marcel de Villiers was staked in the attack on Lucien's bogus treasure boat. He was a captive of the Baron's Gangrel, but later gained his freedom and made a name for himself as a thug for hire.
An arrogant and somewhat sycophantic Tremere allied with the House of Fabricius, Sir Edgard was slain in the attack on the fake Turkish treasure boat
The progeny of Bernhard von Billung, the Red Wolf, is an ally of the coterie known as the 'Concord of Ashes'. Svenin the Tall is known mercenary and Crusader.
A stalwart, stoical Slav who served Stanislav as a bodyguard. He went to the Final Death along with his master.
A moody, sullen Anatolian possessed of great agility and deep devotion to her prophet, Stanislav. She fought to the end to protect her master, and followed him to the Final Death.
A devout trader of the Ashirra sect, well known for his hatred of Crusaders. He plots ceaselessly against the Christian elements left in Al Quds.
An early follower of the Prophet of Calomena, this headstrong brute masterminded the assassination of Bishop Alfonzo's childer, Juliano and Adrianna. He was destroyed by the formative Concord in 1196.
Dubbed the Eyes of Calomena, this Caitiff was one of the more subtle among the cult. He was destroyed by the formative Concord in 1196.
A pathetic, pitiable but very useful Caitiff that formerly served his lord, Jrgen, as little better than a slave. He now resides in secret sanctuary in the city of Frankfurt.
A neonate, freshly released by his sire, who was at turns bemused, disgusted, and horrified with the machinations of his kin at the Court of Magdeburg.
This talented young neonate represented the Courts of Love at Lord Jrgen's spring court in AD 1211. The diplomatic disaster may have ended her ambassadorial career before it had truly begun.
This fugitive knight of the Rose is handsome, dashing and witty, as well as a skilled with charcoal and brush and a noted troubadour. He would appear to be everything a Toreador should be. Why, then, did he turn traitor to his clan and the Courts of Love?
Berengar von Dohna was born sometime around 1175, second son of a minor noble family.
in 1189, the Third Crusade begins. Berengar joins it, having no other prospects in the wake of his disowning.
The crusading armys march through
A young, dangerous looking knight-errant.
A great warrior among the secret Order of the Black Cross within the Teutonic knights. He is the progeny of Lord Jrgen von Verden.
A talented noble lady of the Magyar and Szekler peoples, this Brujah fledgeling was recently orpaned by the Cuman Gangrel. She resides in Kronstadt, under the watchful eye of her kinsman, Prince Karsten.
A veteran soldier among the knight-monks of the Teutonic Order. Brother Ludolf is, in theory, an ally of the Concord.
A zealot who gives his all for the Order of the Black Cross in defence of the Burzenland. His sire was the mortal enemy of Bernhard Billung.
An ambitious and capable brother of the Order of the Black Cross. He emulates Lord Jrgen's methods, and should go far if he survives.
A notorious womaniser and wastrel, this Hungarian courtier has proven to be a surprisingly good castle administrator at Reps, in the Transylvanian heartland. He is a member of the Ashen Band of Kronstadt.
Something of an urban myth, this one-eyed bandit long haunted the roads and hills surrounding Hermannstadt. One of the few survivors of the Hell Hounds, he is now at large.
A skilled swordsman and woodsman, this Feral Tzimisce was a follower of Marelle. Coopted by Svenin in return for mercy, he was used as a red herring, and has not been seen since the "Shadow Wolf" pursuit...
The most gregarious of the Brood of Hermannstadt, this Nosferatu watches over a number of guilds in the city. He also acts as an unofficial treasurer and accountant for his fellows.
This Gangrel servant of Marelle was a clever woodsman, adept at scouting the Lupine infested fringes of the Margraviate of Hermannstadt. He was likely slain trying to warn the Hell Hounds of an impending attack.
A dangerous, savage Hell Hound of Clan Brujah, almost entirely given over to the carnal, bloody whims of his Beast. He ran from the Battle of the Black Cave, but likely did not survive the night as he fled into a werewolf pack.
This neonate is the most aggressive and bloodthirsty of the Brood, vicious both in battle and the hunt. She is, nonetheless, an ally of sorts to the Concord and the Ashen Band.
The seneschal of Cmpulung; a wily estate manager with the soul of a merchant, he is always on the lookout for a means to turn a situation to his advantage.
A rank neonate Embraced on the cusp of the Cuman troubles, this Saxon of the Siebenburgen has yet to make his mark. His future is uncertain, imperilled between the scorn of his fellows and the cruel enmity of a Cuman Fiend.
The late chieftain of the Varganyi, a clan of bellicose Szeklers who formerly watched over the northern terminus of the Bodza (Buzu) Pass. He was slain in combat with the Ashen Band.
A somewhat slick and fatalistic warrior of the Vargani Szekler clan, this Nosferatu is the reluctant ally of the Ashen Band.
Childe to Svenin the Tall, and grandchilde to Bernhard the Red Wolf, this warrior is captain of the famed Black Lion mercenary company. He and his men conduct their trade in the neighbourhood of the Byzantine East and Outremer.
A former ghoul, Grozdan was secretly Embraced by Gabor the Bulgar in 1198, and given to Lars Sveengard to train. Abandoned by his sire in 1204, he now serves Prince Bela of Sophia in his brute squad.