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Six months ago, you died and were reborn as something new. A vampire. A predator. Not a mere creature of the night, but one of its masters...

Unfortunately, death isn't as simple as it used to be. Vampires have finally been exposed, and both the living and dead are struggling to adjust to the new normal. Enter a darkly comic urban fantasy city where danger and opportunity are always lurking in the shadows. Climb from rags to riches as a vampiric nightclub owner, harnessing your wit, skill and the occasional forbidden Gift in search of your place in the new world.

Reclaim The Shadows

Reclaim the shadows...

Explore a city of stories, presented with a mix of lush 2D artwork and several novels worth of prose - some dark, some funny... and some a little bit of both...

Build An Empire Of Outcasts

Build an empire of outcasts...

Befriend a fully voiced cast of characters, including burlesque magician Madame Lux, Agatha, the urchin queen of rats, disgraced PI Domino Quick, shameless con artist Maze, and time-shocked pirate biker Inez Salamandra.

Embrace Your Second Life

"So, uh. What's it like? Drinking blood, I mean. Some of our regulars ask us to sprinkle in some cinnamon. Something about helping get rid of the copper aftertaste."

Experience the highs and lows of being a modern monster, from the thrill of hunting for fresh prey to the frustrations of living the alternate nine-to-five.

Fight For Your Life In Tactical Combat

Arm yourself for survival in card-based battles - or skip them entirely, if you just want to focus on the story! Either way, the night is dark, and full of danger...


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