|Player May Join||No |
|Area of Operation||Worldwide|
The Black Lodge is an influential, secret and conspiratorial initiatory group bent on world domination. Members of the Lodge are rumored to have been practicing magic for hundreds of years, long before the Awakening. It is also rumored that the Lodge consisted of members or ruled certain conspiratorial organizations in the past such as the Bavarian Illuminati, the Knights Templar, and the Freemasons. Most don't even know of the very concept, and those that have heard of the Black Lodge usually dismiss it as a conspiracy theory, nothing more. Those that have confirmed its existence often end up paranoid due to the Lodge's influence. A common phrase is 'if the person you meet is not a known member of the Lodge, assume they are. Always.'
The Black Lodge has a tiered structure in which each member is part of a group of no more than seven members. The leader of a lodge is also a member of the seven member group that acts as the tier above his/her lodge.
- The fifth tier is known as the Lodge of Merlin or alternatively the Black Council. Each member of this tier is an initiate with a grade greater than 10.
- The fourth tier is known as the Lodges of Morgana, and each Lodge conducts the activities of the Black Lodge across a continent.
- The third tier is known as the Lodge of Mordred, and runs the activities of the Lodge across a single nation.
- The second tier is known as the Lodge of Rasputin.
- The first tier is known as the Lodge of Nostradamus.
All total, the organization boasts 1,333 lodges and 9,331 initiates.
- Control the entire world
- Don't let anyone know about the first goal
- Geek all the dragons
- Don't let the apocalypse happen
- Vampire Hunters
- Great Dragons
The Black Lodge's influence in Seattle during years 2081 and 2082 has resulted in the dismantling of several threatening events and as a result brought the sprawl away from circumstances that may have upset the status quo. While there are countless lodges, especially at the higher tiers, which are unpredictable and unknowable, the local American lodges have kept furthering the Black Council's intentions either knowingly or unknowingly. One of the first tier lodges in Seattle is the Baroque Masquerade, the leader of which remains unknown even to its members. One of the seven initiates is responsible for the occasional missive given to all members under the name of Cromwell, but whoever it is, the other six can't tell.
|Knife||7||Fixer||Black Lodge Initiate|
|Mr. Herenight||7||Custom(K,G,N,A)||Black Lodge Magician|
|Silas Vespasiano||5||Fixer||Black Lodge Fixer|
|Charon||Lodge of Nostradamus Initiate||15|
Narrative Significant Runs
|Name||GM||Metaplot||Date of Run|
|Castle Crash||Asmodeus||Festering Infestation||18 December 2082|
|Coffin Dance||Sarcarian||9 October 2082|
|Foreman's Fired||Asmodeus||Festering Infestation||25 September 2082|
|A Quick Trip to the Store||Archtmag||24 August 2082|
|Never Skip Leg Day||Si1as||A Taint On Us All||5 August 2082|
|Tighten The Noose||Asmodeus||6 July 2082|
|They Cry For Vengeance||Asmodeus||14 June 2082|
|Loosest Ends||Asmodeus||Hail to the Pumpking||11 June 2082|
|Aching & Festering||Asmodeus||Festering Infestation||11 April 2082|
|The Vantablack||Asmodeus||Hail to the Pumpking||13 March 2082|