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  • Places of Power

    There is a somewhat widespread view held that around the world there are certain places where "stuff happens" or where some strange power or energy seems to gather or leak through from other places. Often, these places of power are signposted with …

  • Chicago

    *_"America's Murder Capitol..."_* Renowned as the "Capital" of the Mid-West, this city has a great deal to offer.. everyone. Past events are numerous indeed. [[The Great …

  • Wakefield

    *_"Special quotation regarding Character Examples.."_* A medium sized, average sort of city in Yorkshire, England. It has various public facilities such a large …

  • Boston

    *_"Special quotation regarding Character Examples.."_* A city not far from New York City...

  • London

    *_"Character Creating.. creating a Character motto..."_* A huge, sprawling and ancient city and the capital of England, United Kingdom. Various important regions of …

  • Supernal Realms

    *_"Special quote.."_* Hmm.. so much mystery and strangeness to uncover.. So very little is actually known, as far as we know. Possible examples include :- Land …

  • Australia

    *_"Special quotation regarding Character Examples.."_* Australia in is the home to many isolated supernatural cultures, who have retained their own unique powers and …

  • Wakefield Prison

    *_"Hope strikes me as an overrated force in human history, fear does not.."_* A large and old Prison which recently has had heavy investment from both business and …

  • Judas hill

    Known a millennia ago for it's rows of gallows it has had some runs of accidents and bad luck. Close to Eaton Place.

  • Gallows lane

    A sad and lonely part of Eaton in South Wakefield. Be warned - go there only if desperate though sometimes good gear can be bothered.

  • Manchester

    *_"Special quote.."_* One of the largest and busiest cities in all of Great Britain and though it,s most recent heyday was the 90's music scenes it still has much going …

  • Pontefract Castle

    *_"Special quotation regarding Character Examples.."_* The ancient, historical landmark of [[Pontefract Castle]] was built in 1070AD by Ilbert de Lacy after aiding …

  • Penumbra

    Immediately across the [[Gauntlet]] from Reality lies the [[Penumbra]] which Mirrors or is affected by the Real world. Some argue it is the other way around and our Reality is affected by the [[Penumbra]]. The common [[Videre]]s of this realm are the …

  • Gauntlet

    *_"Special quotation regarding Character Examples.."_* * The Magical barrier, boundary or border that separates the Known world from the Shadow World. Some call this …

  • Ackworth

    *_"Never in my house.. Ye abide by m'rules ya see..."_* Ackworth, a small village about two miles South of Pontefract is a very old English settlement that seems to …

  • Egypt

    *_"Special quotation regarding Plots...."_* The sun and sand of legend... Ancient [[Amenti]] or Mummies comes to life... transcontinental country spanning the …

  • Black Lodge

    *_"Special quotation regarding Character Examples.."_* This is a special thought construct, built with the power of many minds so that it can exist independently on the …

  • Thornewood

    *_"Never in my house.. Ye abide by m'rules ya see..."_* Situated on the side of [[Lake Pend Oreille]] with a Naval Test Base nearby, known by some simply as the [[Black …

  • Mt. Tengu

    *_"Special quotation regarding Plots...."_* [[Mt. Tengu]] is an eerie area, full of ancient power now long lost and secrets held close, still. Rumors of the mysterious …

  • Wake Wood

    *_"Special quote.."_* An ancient wood, now small and barely surviving, just south of [[Pontefract]] near [[Ackworth]]. It is rumored to hold magical power amongst it's …

  • Bergen

    Bergen, Norway Details can be found at https://wiki.rpg.net/index.php/WoD_Europe:Mage_Bergen

  • Washington D.C.

    *_"As above, so below. - Excerpt from the Rules of Magic..."_* The Capitol of Unite States is awash with racial tension, poverty and pockets of dire Desperation where …

  • Milan

    *_"Special quotation regarding Character Examples.."_* Milan is the location of a [[Kindred]] War between two ancient Houses, [[House Visconti]] and [[House

  • Paris Catacombs

    Here, under the City in the ancient places of leftovers lies the lair of the [[Paris Court]] with its attention set on theatrics and drama any and everywhere. The [[Nosferatu]] control the Catacombs and use their ghouls within the IGC (Inspectors of …

  • Haunt

    *_"Special quotation regarding Character Examples.."_* Haunts, often called [[Cenotes]], is a place for wraiths to seek shelter. Certain areas become known in the [[ …

  • Terra Incognita

    *_"Special quotation regarding Character Examples.."_* Aside from seeking out examples of "High Strangeness", Mages also have some common (and less-common) types of …

  • Hedge

    *_"Neighbourhood Angst..."_* A thorny, living, conscious barrier that literally rips & shreds a Soul, Spirit or indeed, any entity really into pieces. Thought to be …

  • Richmond School

    *_"Special quotation regarding Character Examples.."_* Richmond School and Sixth Form College, often referred to simply as Richmond School, is a comprehensive school in …

  • Oakfield Park School

    *_"The worst Monsters are those that are still almost Human..."_* School in [[Ackworth]] that is for Disturbed/Problem children between the ages of 9 and 19.

  • Irem

    *_"Never in my house.. Ye abide by m'rules ya see..."_* Ancient civilisation now forgotten that created the Mummies, known as the "Arisen" from dark Necromantic Arts in …

  • Watchtower

    *_"Special quote.."_* The Supernal has many Realms and many Watchtowers, and occasionally someone Awakens to them instead of the typical five-fold towers. This is one …

  • Lost Room

    *_"Special quotation regarding Character Examples.."_* Somewhere in Nevada, US it is an old Motel Compound turned into a Military base in the 50's after testing the …

  • Castleford

    *_"Special quotation regarding Character Examples.."_* During William the Conqueror gave this to a noble who used the castle as a stronghold and then during the …

  • Basin City

    *_"Special quotation regarding Character Examples.."_* * Based in [[America]] in the North West above Nevada and Sacramento in the middle of Washington State, near the …

  • Juju Bog

    *_"The worst Monsters are those that are still almost Human..."_* Juju Bog is a small, secreted Bog near [[Ackworth]] in an ancient, overgrown woodland. Few know of it …

  • Lake Manor

    *_"Never in my house.. Ye abide by m'rules ya see..."_* A rich recreation centre at the Lake District with many facilities and activities right on the Lake.

  • Castleford Museum

    *_"The worst Monsters are those that are still almost Human..."_* Opening in 1905 by [[Andrew Carnegie]], this was rebuilt after a fire in the last days of the 20th …

  • The Circle

    *_"The worst Monsters are those that are still almost Human..."_* A mostly derelict circular high street of ships & businesses near the old Castle Gate. Strange things …

  • Scotland

    *_"The worst Monsters are those that are still almost Human..."_* To the north of England is [[Scotland]] part of the United Kingdom and the British Isle.

  • Eaton Place

    *_"The worst Monsters are those that are still almost Human..."_* A dangerous, gang controlled area of [[Pontefract]] of [[Wakefield]]. The whole area is defended by …

  • Agbrigg Allotment

    *_"The worst Monsters are those that are still almost Human..."_* A community garden and socially funded charity project funded by various parties to provide own grown …

  • New Orleans

    *_"Special quotation regarding Character Examples.."_* Once part of France, this is now a mix of Creole, French and African Americans.

  • Budapest

    *_"Special quotation regarding Character Examples.."_* The capital of Hungary...

  • Pakistan

    *_"Special quotation regarding Character Examples.."_* ... Within is what was once just Sindh or Scind now known as the [[Sindh Province]]

  • Thule

    Nazi occultists believed in a historical Thule/Hyperborea as the ancient origin of the Aryan race. Much of this fascination was due to rumours surrounding the Oera Linda Book, falsely claimed to have been found by Cornelis Over de Linden during the 19th …

  • Black Monastery

    *_"The worst Monsters are those that are still almost Human..."_* Basel, Switzerland, on the French and German Border). It was in the 15th century, at the end of the …

  • Faerie

    *_"Your American fairytales end that way. Real fairytales end in blood or tears.”_ - Luna Lindsey, Emerald City Dreamer* This is the non-supernal Arcadia, thought to …

  • Trod

    *_"Special quote.."_* Special pathways through the [[Hedge]] much like animal tracks follow wellworn paths in a forest. Using these wellworn pathways mean you're …

  • Stygia

    *_"As above, so below. - Excerpt from the Rules of Magic..."_* One of the Supernatural Realms, the reflection of which is believed to be part of the [[Underworld]] and …

  • Underworld

    *_"As above, so below. - Excerpt from the Rules of Magic..."_* The Underworld, also called the "Great Below" and once known as the "Ocean Beyond Life", are the …

  • Mistridge

    *_"Life's a bitch.. and then you die!"_* Mistridge was a prominent covenant (chantry) of the [[Order of Hermes]] for the first several centuries of that group's …

  • Concordia

    Concordia is the main city of [[Horizon]], and the location of the Council Chamber for the [[Council of Nine]] Mystic [[Traditions]]. Concordia's population is approximately 15,000 people, most of them non-Awakened, although given the nature of the …

  • Horizon

    Horizon was the greatest stronghold of the Council of Nine Mystic Traditions, a Horizon Realm where the culture and paradigm of each Tradition existed in relative harmony with the others. *Note: _This is not the same as [[The Horizon]] which is the …

  • The Horizon

    The Horizon is the barrier that separates regions of the [[Umbra]] from one another. [[Uratha]] refer to it as "the Membrane." Technically two different Horizons exist. The [[First Horizon]] lies at the edge of Earth's atmosphere and is studded with [[ …

  • Celestial Ladder

    *_"As above, so below. - Excerpt from the Rules of Magic..."_* The Celestial Ladder was a physical gateway between Earth and the Supernal Realms created by Atlantean …

  • Watchtower of the Lead Coin

    The Watchtower of the Lead Coin is the Watchtower of Stygia. As with every feature of Stygia, and the other supernal realms in general, the nature of the Watchtower of the Lead Coin varies depending on who is observing it. It is generally agreed to be a …

  • Watchtower of the Golden Key

    The Watchtower of the Golden Key is the watchtower of the Aether. It is described as a place of endless mechanisms, machine components made of gold, silver, and glass occupied in some great task unknown and unknowable to the Awakened. The operation of …

  • Aether

    The Aether is one of the five Supernal Realm that the mages of the Obrimos Path Awaken to. Contents[show] GeographyEdit As with all Supernal Realms, what constitutes the Aether has been changed over the years. Mages who know of these changes debate …

  • Watchtower of the Singing Stone

    in: Mage: The Awakening geography Watchtower of the Singing Stone EDIT SHARE The Watchtower of the Singing Stone is the Watchtower of the Thyrsus Path. Like all the other Watchtowers, and, indeed, every other feature of every one of the …

  • Primal Wild

    The Primal Wild is one of the five Supernal Realm that the mages of the Thyrsus Path Awaken to. Contents[show] GeographyEdit As with all Supernal Realms, what constitutes the Primal Wild has been changed over the years. Mages who know of these changes …

  • Pandemonium

    Pandemonium, the Realm of Nightmares, is a Supernal Realm whose name means "The Place Of All Demons". It is the realm that the mages of the Mastigos Path Awaken to. Contents[show] GeographyEdit As with all Supernal Realms, what constitutes Pandemonium …

  • Constantinople

    *_"Never in my house.. Ye abide by m'rules ya see..."_* Constantinople was the newer name of the city of Byzantium after 330 A.D.; capital of the Eastern Roman Empire ( …

  • Thorns

    A small, discreet and beautiful village that dates back to the 1000's AD and lies just outside Silchester, England. This was the meeting place of the Kindred leaders who signed the [[Convention of Thorns]].

  • England

    England is a country that is part of the British Isles. It shares land borders with Scotland to the north and Wales to the west. The Irish Sea lies north west of England, whilst the Celtic Sea lies to the southwest. The North Sea to the east and the …

  • Domain

    *_"Special quotation regarding Character Examples.."_* The [[Kindred]] have a keen and strict interest in land, or Domains as they call them. This is because their very …

  • Rome

    This was the capital of the Roman Empire in classical antiquity, and was a major political zone for both mortals and Kindred. It served as the birthplace of the [[First Camarilla]], and also as its resting place. *+History+* The history of Rome in the …

  • Elysium

    *_"Never in my house.. Ye abide by m'rules ya see..."_* A location used for [[Kindred] social occasions and gatherings, such as the court where the Prince holds …

  • Necropolis

    the hidden refuge of a local nest of Nosferatu. The name is taken from the ancient capital of the Camarilla in Rome. CharacteristicsEdit Necropoli are usually vast subterranean labyrinths that are restricted only to the Nosferatu. Not every city has a …

  • Gaul

    A region of Western Europe during the Iron Age that was inhabited by Celtic tribes, encompassing present day France, Luxembourg, Belgium, most of Switzerland, Northern Italy, as well as the parts of the Netherlands and Germany on the west bank of the …

  • Oakham

    *_"Special quotation regarding Character Examples.."_* This is in the county town of Rutland in the East Midlands of England, 25 miles (40.2 km) east of Leicester, 28 …

  • Hampshire

    *_"Special quotation regarding Character Examples.."_* Hampshire (/ˈhæmpʃər/, /ˈhæmpʃɪər/; abbreviated Hants)[a] is a county on the southern coast of England in the …

  • Winchester

    *_"Special quotation regarding Character Examples.."_* Winchester is a city and the county town of Hampshire, England. The city lies at the heart of the wider City of …

  • Outer Hebrides

    *_"Special quotation regarding Character Examples.."_* The Outer Hebrides (/ˈhɛbrᵻdiːz/), also known as the Western Isles or "Na h-Eileanan Siar" [nə ˈhelanən ˈʃiəɾ] in …

  • Aberdeenshire

    *_"Special quotation regarding Character Examples.."_* Aberdeenshire has a rich prehistoric and historic heritage. It is the locus of a large number of Neolithic and …

  • Aberdeen

    *_"Special quotation regarding Character Examples.."_* Nicknames include the Granite City, the Grey City and the Silver City with the Golden Sands. During the mid-18th …

  • Angus

    *_"Special quotation regarding Character Examples.."_* Angus was historically a county, known officially as Forfarshire from the 18th century until 1928. It remains a …

  • Arbroath

    *_"Special quotation regarding Character Examples.."_* A former royal Burgh and the largest town in the council area of [[Angus]] in Scotland, and has a population of …

  • Essex

    Essex occupies the eastern part of the former Kingdom of Essex, which existed before it and the other Anglian and Saxon kingdoms united to make England a single nation state. As well as rural areas, the county also includes London Stansted Airport, the …

  • Persia

    historic region of southwestern Asia associated with the area that is now modern Iran. The term Persia was used for centuries and originated from a region of southern Iran formerly known as Persis, alternatively as Pārs or Parsa, modern Fārs. The use of …

  • Kaymakli Underground City

    *_"Special quotation regarding Character Examples.."_* Kaymakli Underground City (Turkish: Kaymaklı; Cappadocian Greek: Ανακού) is contained within the citadel of …

  • Washington DC

    Washington DC, known by some as "The Broken Diamond"? was designed by a freemason and is riddled with murder, drugs & corruption. There is more concentrated power per square mile than almost anywhere else in the world and it feels like that.. the very …

  • Pattern Web

    A term most commonly used by a [[Technomancer]]. The Pattern Web is the underlying structure of the universe, a manifestation of pure Stasis that binds together different Realms. In some parts of the [[Umbra]], strands of the Pattern Web are visible …

  • Astral Space

    *_"You are imperfect, permanently and inevitably flawed. And you are beautiful.”_ - Amy Bloom* This is the common term that collectively covers all the [[Astral …

  • XScape Nightclub

    *_"The worst Monsters are those that are still almost Human..."_* This is a popular nightclub "Disco" for young people and older clients, depending on the night. It is …

  • XS Classics

    *_"The worst Monsters are those that are still almost Human..."_* A large, popular dance night on Saturdays 9pm-4am in the newly refurbished and rebranded [[Club XS]] …

  • Club XS

    *_"The worst Monsters are those that are still almost Human..."_* A huge warehouse right in the very heart of [[Wakefield]] on Smyth Street, just south of Westgate …

  • Queen's Mill

    *_"The worst Monsters are those that are still almost Human..."_* Situated at 1 Aire Street, Castleford, Wakefield. It's a fine, up-market dining experience in a …

  • Cenotes

    A Cenote (sometimes also called a Haunt, when a Krewe has claimed a Cenote as their conduit to the Below) is a place with a special connection to the Underworld. Prominently figuring in the death-legends of many cultures are caves, tunnels, cisterns, and …

  • River

    Rivers are flowing watercourses at the Underworld. Each of the rivers of the Underworld symbolizes one step further away from the world of the living and one step further into death. *+Overview+* The deeper one ventures into the labyrinth of the …

  • Avernian Gate

    An Avernian Gate is a doorway to the "upper" levels of the Underworld, called the Autochthonous Depths. Opening a gate is relatively simple for a Bound, requiring only they touch the location, focus the power of the geist and expend plasm. However, for …

  • Verge

    A Verge is a place where the Gauntlet has given way to a portal into the Shadow Realm. Some verges are one-way: Spirits can come in to the physical world from the Shadow, or humans can enter the Shadow from the physical world. Others open both ways, …

  • Geography

    [[Europe]] [[UK]] [[England]] [[Wakefield]] [[Manchester]] [[London]] [[Germany]] [[Russia]] [[USA]] [[America]] [[New York]] [[Canada]] [[Mexico]] [[Brazil]] [[Peru]] [[Cuba]] [[Antarctica]] [[Arctic]]

  • Brazil

    Well, the country was the source of a particular Atlantean heresy back in the 1800s, which both the local Free Council and Seers of the Throne are descended from. They believe Atlantis was a tyrannical realm driven by slavery rather than some Utopia, that …

  • Realms Beyond

    There are those who suggest there are worlds or dimensions beyond this one we know. Some say there are infinite worlds, each while others state there are a finite number, …

  • Primal Wilds

    One of the [[Supernal Realms]] that has the Arcana of Spirit & Life. Lush jungles and dense forests of towering great oaks and a myriad of other vegetation abound here.

  • The Wound

    *_"Never in my house.. Ye abide by m'rules ya see..."_* A terrible scar of destruction and Oblivion crosses the region, nightmares & horrors everywhere in it's path. …

  • Midnight

    Rumours of this hidden, weird town in the heart of [[Texas]], North America abound in the conspiracy sites. Not on any map, GPS or census but some say you'll find it if you need to. A place to fear..

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