The Toreador Handbook
The Toreador Handbook You heard right¸ this is no Clanbook. The Toreador Handbook is an out-of-character focused overview of the Clan of the Rose¸ exploring the ideas that form the basis of the clan and then providing all new material for your consumption. Summurizing and ideating on the core concepts of the Toreador¸ the Handbook breathes new life (so to speak) into this well-known group of Kindred¸ with fresh takes and honed mechanics. The Handbook explores the history of the clan across the pre-V5 editions¸ looks at the fundamental elements of being a Toreador¸ and provides essays on a number of critical issues for the Toreador character¸ such as relations with their artistic patrons and endeavors towards becoming an Elysium Harpy. It introduces a number of all new setting elements with new rules to back it all up. The Toreador Handbook includes: A history of the Clan of the Rose ¸ with a spotlight aimed at who the clan founder may have been and what she means to your character or Chronicle. An exploration of just what it is to be a Toreador¸ with delves into each of the major stereotypes and clan themes. Writing on important topics for Toreador: How to Harpy¸ Running Major Social Gatherings¸ and Handling an Artistic Patron. 13 new Merits and 13 new Flaws suitable for nearly any edition. 3 new Toreador-based Bloodlines. One new Discipline and one new Path of Necromancy. New Toreador combo-Discipline powers and advanced Discipline levels. An all new Path of Enlightenment: The Path of Epicureanism. Don't build a Toreador without it!