The Veil: Arcana Obscura
Groups and Factions
Ravenwatch – Once a proud order of awakened knights from Constantinople, dating back to the Middle Ages, it lingers on in the 21st century as a private investigation firm.
Order of the Silver Brand – An extreme wing of awakened who are dedicated in their subjugation of Otherkind.
The Traditions – In the world of Arcana Obscura, magic is often taught by different schools known as Traditions. Each tradition varies in philosophy, methodology and areas of focus, but share similar teaching methods. By keeping to smaller groups of 2-3 they tend to keep their secrets under wraps.
Children of Cacophony – (Arcane) Masters of Song, Illusion and Tonal Magic. Ex. Bards and some Sorcerers
Alben Brotherhood – (Divine) – Founded in the Dark Ages, they focus primarily on divine magic, drawing from the beyond. Ex. Cleric and Paladins
Order of Merlin – (Arcane) The oldest of traditions, focuses solely on the mastery of the arcane. Ex. Wizards of all disciplines and Sorcerors
Shadow Binders of Ran –(Arcane) known to produce Warlocks, this school focuses on the ether, veil and beyond. Ex. Warlocks & Shadow Sorcerors
Sisters of Hera – (Arcane) An all female covenant of Wizard/ Warlock & Witches
Children of Veran – (Divine) Nature magic practitioners who tend to be solitary. Ex. Rangers & Druids