by what Gotham offers, but not sure if it's the right fit? Are you
new to Classic World of Darkness? Are you new to role playing? Do you
want a way to get to know the community before putting a lot of
blood, sweat, and tears into a detailed character submission?
dip a toe in the water and try a mortal before taking the big
are good for new players to the community as they are perfect for
casual play. You can often get them sanctioned in a day or two,
sometimes even a few hours.
Mortal venue in World of Darkness Gotham, gives incoming community
members the opportunity to try WoDG out with a minimal time
RPers can gauge whether or not WoDG is a place for them to invest in
a heavier role with a supernatural character. Plus, it's a perfect
place for players looking to participate in our Mage venue to
establish themselves within the community quickly and get that sought
after invite into one of the most challenging and rewarding RPGs ever
people new to Classic World of Darkness or even RPGs entirely,
playing a mortal is easy because there's no supernatural component to
their characters that would require lengthy research and knowledge of
the game universe. You can get in the game and not have to worry
about guarding jealously well protected supernatural secrets. All you
need to know is your character and that's it.
role playing a mortal, veterans and new role players can get a feel
for the Classic World of Darkness as we see it and get to know our
community and the tools we use to manage the game. They can
familiarize themselves with the dice roller,
the character dossier, and ticket system.
after getting your feet wet, you can decide when you're ready to take
the plunge into the depths of the supernatural with another
just because you are creating a supernatural, it doesn't mean you
have to ditch your mortal character. Players can play more than one
character in World of Darkness Gotham. We put a lot of love into our
Mortal venue so you may want to continue role
playing your mortal character along side another character, or you
may find it's the venue for you and you can role play your mortal
exclusively. Either way, you can continue to enjoy collaborating as
one of the most often underestimated and powerful forces in the
is required to start as a mortal, and there are some rules about
changing venues. With that being said,
spending a couple months getting to know the community and how the
game tools work can really help you when it comes time to create
additional characters in other venues.
Team highly recommends giving this a shot, and knows from experience
that it is the most effective way to join a new troupe fast. Get your
feet wet before diving into the deep end.
the Quickstart carefully and read the instructions.
That will link you to all the pages in the wiki you will need to
quickly and painlessly get a Sanctioned Mortal in the game
the mystery, the discovery, and the newness of it all.
hope to hear from you soon!