Category - Clockwork World

One Step From Reality

Chapter1-Butlers

In the Clockwork: Dominion Core Rulebook,  you will find a fictional world inspired by the historical Earth of 1896. The British Empire under Queen Victoria is at its apex. It is a time of etiquette and gentility; a time of war and colonialism; a time of science and discovery. Yet the Clockwork world makes slight deviations from its historical...

Beastfolk

The original game design included a character bloodline called beastfolk, a race of animal-human hybrids based on the novel The Island of Dr. Moreau. The bloodline was very popular with early play-testers and added a grotesque underdog quality to the larger storyline that allowed for interesting drama. However, as the game world developed, this...

Alchemy and Art Update

On November 29, 1875, Thomas Edison held a press conference declaring that he had discovered what he called “etheric force.” In the two decades that have passed, this mystical energy has become the missing link to the ancient art of alchemy. Now upheld as a proper field of scientific research, alchemists study the ability to harness...

A Letter from Valdis

November 6, 1896 Westminster Abbey 20 Deans Yard London My friend,   In the beginning there were only the waters of chaos. It was an endless and formless primordial void that we have since named the Pontus. This was the scene upon which the Clockmaker first stepped to utter the words, “Let there be…”  Thus creation was...