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In-clan disciplines

Camarilla Clan Disciplines
Brujah Celerity, Potence, Presence
Gangrel Animalism, Fortitude, Protean
  • City Gangrel: see Sabbat
Malkavian Auspex, Dementation, Obfuscate
  • During chargen, Malkavians may replace Dementation with Dominate
Nosferatu Animalism, Obfuscate, Potence
Toreador Auspex, Celerity, Presence
Tremere Auspex, Dominate, Thaumaturgy
Ventrue Dominate, Fortitude, Presence

Caitiff: n/a, all non-restricted disciplines cost an in-between amount of XP

 

Independent Clan Disciplines
Assamite Warrior (default): Celerity, Obfuscate, Quietus
  • Vizier: Auspex, Celerity, Quietus
  • Sorcerer: Dur-An-Ki, Obfuscate, Quietus
Followers of Set Obfuscate, Presence, Serpentis
Giovanni Dominate, Necromancy, Potence
Ravnos Animalism, Chimerstry, Fortitude
Sabbat Clan Disciplines
Lasombra Dominate, Obtenebration, Potence
Tzimisce Animalism, Auspex, Vicissitude
  • Old Clan Tzimisce: Animalism, Auspex, Dominate, Koldunic Sorcery
City Gangrel Celerity, Obfuscate, Protean
Kiasyd Dominate, Mytherceria, Obtenebration

Pander: n/a, all non-restricted disciplines cost an in-between amount of XP

 

Revenant Clan Disciplines
Bratovitch Animalism, Potence, Vicissitude
Grimaldi Celerity, Dominate, Fortitude
Obertus Auspex, Obfuscate, Vicissitude
Zantosa Auspex, Presence, Vicissitude

 

Bloodline Disciplines
Baali Obfuscate, Presence, Daimoinon
Daughters of Cacophony Fortitude, Melpominee, Presence
Gargoyle Fortitude, Potence, Visceratika, Flight
  • During chargen, gargoyles may replace one of these (except Flight) with Obfuscate (+rules obfuscate)
Samedi Fortitude, Obfuscate, Thanatosis
  • and Necromancy (+rules buying disciplines)
Salubri (antitribu only) Auspex, Fortitude, Valeren

Common

Animalism
Dot-filled.png Feral Whispers (Manipulation + Animal Ken)
Dot-filled.pngDot-filled.png Beckoning (Charisma + Survival)
Dot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.png Quell the Beast (Manipulation + Intimidation or Empathy)
Dot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.png Subsume the Spirit (Manipulation + Animal Ken)
Dot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.png Drawing Out the Beast (Manipulation + Self-control)
Auspex
Dot-filled.png Heightened Senses
Dot-filled.pngDot-filled.png Aura Perception (Perception + Empathy)
Dot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.png The Spirit's Touch (Perception + Empathy)
Dot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.png Telepathy (Intelligence + Subterfuge)
Dot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.png Psychic Projection (Perception + Occult)
Celerity
Dot-filled.png 1 extra action
Dot-filled.pngDot-filled.png 2 extra actions
Dot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.png 3 extra actions
Dot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.png 4 extra actions
Dot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.png 5 extra actions
Dementation
Dot-filled.png Passion (Charisma + Empathy)
Dot-filled.pngDot-filled.png The Haunting (Manipulation + Subterfuge)
Dot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.png Eyes of Chaos (Perception + Occult)
Dot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.png Voice of Madness (Manipulation + Empathy)
Dot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.png Total Insanity (Manipulation + Intimidation)
Dominate
Dot-filled.png Command (Manipulation + Intimidation)
Dot-filled.pngDot-filled.png Mesmerize (Manipulation + Leadership)
Dot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.png The Forgetful Mind (Wits + Subterfuge)
Dot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.png Conditioning (Charisma + Leadership)
Dot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.png Possession (Charisma + Intimidation)
Fortitude
Dot-filled.png 1 soak die
Dot-filled.pngDot-filled.png 2 soak dice
Dot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.png 3 soak dice
Dot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.png 4 soak dice
Dot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.png 5 soak dice
Obfuscate
Dot-filled.png Cloak of Shadows
Dot-filled.pngDot-filled.png Unseen Presence (Wits + Stealth if you speak/attack/etc.)
Dot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.png Mask of a Thousand Faces (Manipulation + Performance)
Dot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.png Vanish from the Mind's Eye (Charisma + Stealth)
Dot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.png Cloak the Gathering (Stealth = number of extra people)
Potence
Dot-filled.png 1 success
Dot-filled.pngDot-filled.png 2 successes
Dot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.png 3 successes
Dot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.png 4 successes
Dot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.png 5 successes
Presence
Dot-filled.png Awe (Charisma + Performance)
Dot-filled.pngDot-filled.png Dread Gaze (Charisma + Intimidation)
Dot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.png Entrancement (Appearance + Empathy)
Dot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.png Summon (Charisma + Subterfuge)
Dot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.pngDot-filled.png Majesty

Proprietary

First dot has higher XP cost for other clans

  • Chimerstry (Ravnos)
  • Obtenebration (Lasombra, Kiasyd)
  • Protean (Gangrel)
  • Quietus (Assamite)
  • Serpentis (Followers of Set)
  • Vicissitude (Tzimisce)

Restricted

Not available to other clans, even via merit, except as explicitly allowed by +rules

  • Daimoinon (Baali)
  • Flight (Gargoyle)
  • Visceratika (Gargoyle)
  • Mytherceria (Kiasyd)
  • Thanatosis (Samedi)
  • Obeah (Salubri)
  • Melpominee (Daughters of Cacophony)
  • Valeren (Salubri Antitribu)

Blood magic (also restricted)

  • Thaumaturgy (Tremere)
  • Necromancy (Giovanni, Samedi)
  • Dur-An-Ki (Assamite sorcerers)
  • Koldunic Sorcery (Old Clan Tzimisce)
  • Ahku (Followers of Set) - counts as out of clan for chargen/XP unless targeted by Additional Discipline
  • Abyss Mysticism (Lasombra with appropriate Path of Enlightenment)
  • Wanga (Serpents of the Light, Samedi, Tremere, mostly)

See '+rules blood magic' for more information.

Combination disciplines (also restricted)

  • Restricted to vampires.
  • Clan-specific are restricted to that clan.
  • Others are restricted/disallowed at staff discretion.
  • If canon is missing an XP cost, it's 3 XP per prerequisite dot.
  • For Awareness checks, use the highest level among its prerequisites.

Individual clarifications:

  • Alpha Glint
    • Gangrel rolls (Charisma + Animal Ken + Willpower).
    • If some but not all opponents are Garou (shifters): Gangrel rolls (Charisma + Animal Ken) and (Willpower) separately. Only half their successes from Charisma + Animal Ken (rounded down) count against Garou.

Kuei-jin

See Kuei-jin Disciplines.