A quick summary of our Dresden Files game, up to the latest session.
Washington, D.C.: "Kickback City"
- Themes (Aspect): Entrenched political groups make it difficult to enact change (Us vs. Them)
- Threats (Aspect): Growing dissatisfaction calls the underprivileged to action (What About the People?); New powers make plays for established territory (Small Time, For Now).
Jesop Manson (Focused Practitioner)
What if you could travel to parallel worlds? The same year, the same Earth, only different dimensions. A world where the Russians rule America... or where your dreams of being superstar came true... or where San Francisco was a maximum security prison... And one world with nothing but shrimp...
Episode 00: Teaser
Episode 01: The Phantom City
Updated 04-20-2010 at 07:26 PM by Sascha
Interlude: Tomorrow's Shadow
This session had half as many players - just the one, Anthony's - as the first, so we played out a lot of the investigative legwork.
Last time, our protagonists found themselves in the Carter family mausoleum, from a tip by local ectomancer Juno Shadix. A zombie-and-weird-spirit-thing fight left them with a few leads to follow. But which to pursue first? And how much information should be shared, in investigating the violation of the Fifth
Updated 05-08-2009 at 05:14 PM by Sascha
Episode 1: "Three Times a Corpse"
"Dark magicks skitter across the Seattle cityscape, stirring the dead to return to the world of the living ..."
It was a dark, not-so-stormy night. Suddenly, a shot rang out!
... Or would have, had Saresh not been taking precautions in the hit contracted by Uncle Enzo. As the Assamite left the hotel building via the fire stairs, a child appeared in the hallways, asking about his lost kitten. Saresh,
Updated 05-08-2009 at 05:15 PM by Sascha
The Seattle scene in the early 21st Century holds many secrets best kept hidden: Vampires stalk the nightlife. Shapeshifters prowl the wilds and, occasionally city streets themselves. Conflicts between the Faerie courts spill into the mortal realm. The dead themselves return to the living world on unfinished business. And otherwise normal people Awaken to power undreamed of in their everyday existences.
Relations between the various factions are stressed at best, largely due to a Pact