- See also: The Players Guide (first edition)
The Vampire Players Guide Second Edition is an updated version of The Players Guide for the Vampire: The Masquerade Second Edition rules. A large portion of the book's text is reprinted, updated, and revised from the previous version of the Players Guide to fit the Second Edition's rules and formatting style. Notable among the new content in this edition of the Players Guide is the introduction of two new bloodlines, the Daughters of Cacophony and the Samedi, along with their respective signature Disciplines.
From the White Wolf catalog:
Chapter One: Character Creation
Chapter Two: The Expanded Character
Chapter Three: The Society of the Damned
Expanded information on Status; the social structures of the seven clans of the Camarilla, including the Clan Prestige Background; guidelines for using Prestation and boons; independent clans and bloodlines (the Assamites, Followers of Set, Giovanni, Ravnos, Salubri, Daughters of Cacophony, and Samedi) and their distinct Disciplines; and expanded information on the traits of vitae.
Chapter Four: Roleplaying
Chapter Five: Equipment
Expanded rules for firearms, melee weapons, artillery, grenades, high explosives, vehicles, poisons and drugs, computers, haven security, animal ghouls, mystical items, and other miscellaneous equipment, followed by a listing of all Discipline (including Paths and Rituals), Merits and Flaws published up to that date.
Vampire: The Masquerade books