Biting the Big Apple
Opposite the Camarilla stand the Sect of inhuman vampires known as the Sabbat. Most of the vampiric factions believe that the so-called “Sword of Caine” is a collection of mindless barbarians and ultraviolent fends, or even demon worshippers bent on bringing Satan to earth. As such, the Sabbat are vilified all throughout vampire society.
In its fervor, arrogance and impatience, the Sabbat lost its foothold in New York City as a result of numerical successes in other cities along the East Coast of the United States. While the Camarilla has proven itself a wilier opponent than many among the Sword of Caine would have thought, so has the Sabbat proved to be a more tenacious foe than the Camarilla may have first estimated. Yes, most Sabbat in New York City have been reduced to ash or chased elsewhere, but that only attests to the skill and prowess of those who do remain. For the time, the Sabbat licks its wounds and looks balefully on as the Camarilla exults in its former domain. No Sabbat, however, wants to remain under the shadow of the Ivory Tower for long…