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Authors: Matthew Dawkins, Eloy Lasanta, Andrew Peregrine, Neall Raemonn Price, Eddy Webb, Rob Wieland
Developer & V20 Line Developer: Eddy Webb
Line Developer: Eddy Webb
Editor: Jess Hartley
Art Director: Mike Chaney
Layout & Typesetting: Becky McGarity
Interior Art: Sam Araya, Felipe Gaona, Michael Gaydos, Mark Kelly, Ken Meyer Jr., Glen Osterberger
Cover Art: Mark Kelly
Special Thanks:

Everyone who participated in the Lore of the Clans Kickstarter for your incredible contributions that led to the creation of this book. It literally would not have happened if it weren’t for you.

Publisher: Onyx Path Publishing
Imprint: White Wolf Game Studio
Published: April 26, 2017
Pages: 101
Online: Bullet-rpg Bullet-nip
Price: Print: $19.99
PDF: $9.99

Lore of the Bloodlines is a sourcebook for Vampire: The Masquerade 20th Anniversary Edition. The book updates the some of the bloodlines from the V20 rulebook and is a companion book to Lore of the Clans.


From the Onyx Path catalog:

The Clans are not the only vampires that strut, if I might steal from the Bard, upon this great stage of fools. There are the errant Kindred inaccurately collected under the sobriquet of "bloodlines." While their role in the eternal conflict between the childer of Caine is small, it is often incredibly impactful.
As such, I provide this corollary to my original study. It would be the work of several lifetimes to find and document every tiny aberration or fleeting dead end that constitutes a variation from one of the thirteen. Instead, I have focused on nine that I know for certain have an impact in our little culture war of the dead. From the brain-washed abominations of Tremere magic to vampires twisted by demonic will to the remnants of Clans long thought dead, each of these so-called “bloodlines” have their place in society. There is no larger picture for them — for us — to be a part of. Here on the fringes, each vampire’s experience is unique.
We are free to create our own truths amidst the lies.
Lore of the Bloodlines is a single volume companion to Lore of the Clans that revisits some of the bloodlines in Vampire: The Masquerade 20th Anniversary Edition, providing story hooks, character concepts, history, and bloodline-specific rules. The secrets of the Baali, Daughters of Cacophony, Gargoyles, Harbingers of Skulls, Kiasyd, Nagaraja, Salubri, Samedi, and True Brujah are now yours.
Lore of the Bloodlines includes:
  • The history, lore, and nightly practices of nine bloodlines, told from the perspective of the Kindred themselves.
  • New combo Disciplines, powers, Merits, Flaws, and other rules specific to each bloodline.
  • Revisions and updates of more classic Vampire: The Masquerade material to V20.




Daughters of CacophonyEdit


Harbingers of SkullsEdit





True BrujahEdit

Background InformationEdit


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