"Pick a side? I'm on my own fucking side. What, do you think you're different?"
Tyler was one of the first kindred to realize the power of air travel, and she essentially controls O'Hare international airport. Anyone who wishes to fly in or out of the …
"Hey there fella - you stop fucking around now, or you greet the sun. Got it?"
Balthazar is not a popular man, but he is the Sheriff, which is something he is not likely to let you forget. He is one of the Brujah, the minority, who did not side with …
"You don't look well, dovey. Are you sure you're alright?"
Maureen, not often seen anyway, has not been seen at all since the Garou attack. There is one wild story circulating around of her, frenzied, locked in combat with one of the attacking Garou. …
"This is my city, make no mistake. Not because I'm the oldest, or the smartest, but because no one can take it from me."
Lodin is the Prince of Chicago, a city that is in many ways the heart of the Camarilla in North America. He currently has a loose …
"Domain or not, you show me respect, or I mail parts of you to your fucking family. Capiche?"
Colosimo was "killed" by Capone in the 1920s after trying to become a competitor. He was snatched up by one Lodin, of Clan Ventrue, and Embraced to further …
"Boy, I see you ain't from aroun' here. Wherever you been at, you best go back - hear me?"
Kevin Jackson is one of [[:lodin|Lodin]]'s brood, and from what anyone can tell, he runs Cabrini Green. And that's saying something, because most kindred avoid …
"This duck ::mmph:: is delectable. Want any? No? Pity. Now, about what you owe me..."
Ballard is one of [[:lodin|Lodin]]'s brood; in life a wealthy industrialist and general fat-cat, literally and figuratively. Some say that Ballard is a big …
"You do seem to have a problem, but I can see that you cannot afford my solution."
Zevra is acknowledged in the city by Lodin, who does not hide the fact that he has employed her in the past more than once. She has status approximately equivalent to …
"Shh. Your time has come, beloved. Don't fight it - accept the change."
Doyle, often called "Sledgehammer Doyle", is Inyanga's childe. He has the intense gaze of a moral crusader. He is one of the Sheriff's Deputies, called up to assist with …
Prias, with [[:portia|Portia]], makes a matched pair, both classically gorgeous and demonstrating an ageless grace. Prias has dark, Mediterranean good looks, and is an impressive physical specimen. Those familiar with the pair know that he serves as …
Paula and Ben Smith
Paula and Ben Smith are known to work for [[:maureen-o-leary|Maureen O'Leary]], running the Illinois Psychiatric Institute, which is in the center of her hunting grounds. With over 300 beds, the Institute is where 'hard cases' from around the state are …
"I hope you're right with the Lord because you're about to meet him."
Nathaniel was instrumental in defeating the Anarchs during their recent uprising, and as a result has earned at least the outward respect and acceptance of Lodin and his Brood. …
"You can look, but can't touch."
It has been a few weeks since Sophia was last seen at the Succubus Club.
Sophia is a graceful and beautiful dancer, and is clearly enamored with Annabelle, part of her entourage and present at all of her upscale …
"You've got the body, but you don't know how to sell it. Come back when you're a grownup, maybe I can do something for you."
If you try talking to [[:annabelle-treabel | Annabelle Treabel]] and get past her Ghouls, you often end up talking to Brent. …
Tamoszius' perpetually reddish complexion indicates that he enjoys hunting frequently, and periodically from drunks. When he came to Chicago, he had nothing but disdain for popular music, until he heard [[:kathy-kat-glens | Kathy "Kat" Glens]] play guitar …
For years, Tommy Hinds was Lodin's ace in the hole against socialists and Anarch threats. He made his bones years ago as a city councilman, Greenbacker, Labor Unionist and Populist - it is unknown how Lodin brought him into the fold, but once he did, he …
"Oh, you're mad? And you're going to do - what exactly? I thought so."
Edgar Drummond made his fortune as an extraordinarily corrupt railroad tycoon, and the railroads are still his to command. He doesn't want to hear about the "nonsense" of air …
"Mister Nealy's office - how can I direct your call?"
Lodin's Seneschal and right-hand lick, Nealy is the one you deal with much more often than the Prince directly. He only has slightly more patience than the Prince, however, so it had better be …
Schumpeter is short tempered, and tends to avoid other members of Lodin's brood. He hates Ballard openly, though the two never come to blows over it because they see each other exclusively when their paths cross in Elysium.
It is not known whether …
With the effective end of the radical civil rights movement, with groups like the Black Panthers, Daddy D has become active in the hip-hop underground. What few Black Panthers are still around in Chicago have D's whole-hearted support, and many of …
Since her work as a student organizer at the University of Illinois in the 1950s, Anita has been fighting the powers that be. She is passionate, and her interest in mortal politics has slowly been replaced by interest in fellow kindred. Chicago is …
Gordon claims no Clan, but despite being Caitiff he has amassed significant power around himself. He has a way of making others uneasy, but seems to attract vulnerable people who want to be told what to do.
He has not been seen since the Garou attack, …
Carol "Maldavis" Davis
Maldavis was once the leader of the united Anarchs, before they split into idealist and nihilist camps in the wake of their defeat. She was defeated and captured through her childe's betrayal. For his part, Derrick Stack was left staked for the sun by …
Kornelius was recently raised to become the Primogen, giving Cyryl time to focus on whatever it is that a Tremere Regent does. Kornelius, on the other hand, is more of a political animal, and seems to enjoy what authority he has.
Mikal is a Malkavian who was living in Chicago before the Anarch troubles. He fled to Gary with some of the other Kindred who were driven out of Chicago by Lodin. With Lodin's final death and [[:modius | Modius]] making a bid for the Princedom, Mikal has …
Doctor Wazir al'Massi has published multiple papers on the relationship between the European Hermetic tradition and the pre-sufi occult traditions of Islam as practiced in north Africa.
Evan Klein, Raymond Falcon, Dirk McGriff, Bruce Holmes, Lawrence Pierce, Baron Wittiger, etc.
Chewed and diablerized by [[:duecallion | Duecallion]].
Always willing to trade favors, Thornhill is very connected through the Succubus Club, and ends up knowing a lot about a lot of vampires. He maintains the Succubus Club as a place where Anarchs and Elders and whoever else can mingle freely. Causing …
Modius was driven out by Lodin in the early 80s in a conflict that culminated in the Anarch War. Modius made a bid to become Prince, but was never able to defeat Lodin. In part this was because the Primogen, outwardly at least, were largely neutral in the …
Kathy "Kat" Glens
"I don't care if the sun comes up while we're playing, we're going to get this right."
Kathy is a virtuoso guitarist, and she has worked a long time to become so. It is clearly her obsession - by far the most important thing in her life.
"We ride, and Hell follows after."
Tyrus is thought to be quite old, possibly even Elder status, but he appears to be a 20-something biker with a shaved head. He also has a lot of uncomfortable-looking piercings, and closeup one can see scarification …
Detective Stephens rose through the ranks of the force rapidly, being a highly intelligent and motivated officer from the beginning. He has since plateaued, and the reason is that he regularly requests the strangest, hardest to solve homicides in his …
Tracy Graves was clearly an artist in her life, and she has tried to continue her work in her unlife. She held one art showing at Elysium years ago, and was snubbed by the Toreador and mocked by the harpies. Since, she has lived it down to some degree, …
Ian Gibson is the very capable doorman at the Blue Velvet. He is cool and collected, and doesn't let on about what he knows.
In the aftermath of the Garou attack, [[:horatio-ballard | Horatio Ballard]] Embraced Ian. He is now serving as Ballard's go-to …
Juggler and [[:maldavis | Maldavis]] joined forces during the Anarch War in Chicago, creating a temporary truce between Idealists and Nihilists for the purpose of freeing the city from the rule of Lodin and his Brood.
Early in the morning of October 4th, Junior Officer Julia Schumpeter was shoved in front of an oncoming elevated train at the 103rd St Station by an unknown African American assailant. She is survived by her sister, Jessica Schumpeter. Her mother and …
Jarvis Jackson is a decent cop, and also a gearhead. For now he is maintaining a job as an officer on the night shift, but that may change in the near future.
Lars, Alpha of the nearby Sept of the Fanum, died in valiant battle with an Elder Vampire. His pack-mates were able to avenge him, and now the Prince of Chicago's head is a tropy for the new Alpha of the Sept.
May Labe honored in the Wyldlands until …
Shem arrived at the Chantry sometime in the spring of 1992. He is certainly...sheltered. Not to mention very large, seeming made of stony flesh, and able to fly.
"All work and no play makes you a millionaire."
Wendy Wade appears to be in her early 30s and favors suits to other formal wear. She has the air of perhaps a manager, lawyer, or executive of some kind.
She has recently come to [[:annabelle-treabel | …
"No I'm not lost. Are you stupid or something?"
Rather than raise up Tracy, Violetta or Duecallion, Cyryl has called in assistance from a clanmate. Nicolai appears to be a child of about 10, and is fully able to play the part. Most of the time, however …
"Evie" is Modius' childe, perhaps his first, and has worked with him for as long as he has been active in the Chicago area. As Prince she would be his Seneschal, and it has always been rumored that the relationship goes beyond that.
Evie is a chain …
"Ventrue? No...why do you ask?"
Lucien has been allied with Modius for a long time, though so far all it has netted him is survival. Perhaps that is enough. He has often argued for the position of Lasombra Primogen, but so far Modius has not agreed to …
Out of character: this is the kindred who was detected as the elder who carries a powerful sense of darkness. He has been Archbishop of Chicago for six years, and has solidified it as a Sabbat holding, taking the Camarilla's signature city from them.
Daniella "Cazzadora" Novales
Officer Daniella Novales, hospitalized with severe lacerations and subsequently succumbed to her injuries
With Julia’s death, Novales is the youngest officer on the SCU. She was trained to specialize in narcotics, but transferred to the SCU …
Ostensibly selling his services to the highest bidder, he is not an Assamite but is taking a page from their playbook.
The Forest Reserve District is an area of protected lands about an hour southwest of downtown Chicago. Ranger Fox is one of the few men charged with enforcing state law on state land.
Ivan, like [[:phillippe-rigaud | Phillippe Rigaud]], is an Old World vampire nobleman, transplanted to the new world. Unlike many of his clanmates, he maintains little interest in the occult. Cold, calculating and aloof, he seeks insight through the …
In 1995, a dark hero descended upon Gotham-- er, Chicago. The vigilante was mistakenly called the Rooster for the first three months of his career before he corrected a news reporter with fists of fury, screaming at the the top of his lungs, "MY NAME IS …