Rain & Roses
The Dresden Files Role Playing Game
City Sheet (High Level)
City Name: Portland
Campaign Title: Rain & Roses
City-wide Themes or Threats
Theme: Crisscrossed with leylines, intersections are parks
The Aspect: POWER GRID
Theme: Spiritually diverse and aware
The Aspect: KEEP PORTLAND WEIRD!
Threat: Prime location for supernatural predators
The Aspect: HUNTING GROUNDS
The Balance of Power
What is the Supernatural status quo?
What is the Mundane status quo?
Movers and Shakers – The current order
Who wants to maintain the status quo?
Who wants to shake things up?
Who’s in the dark?
Who’s in the know?
(find some way to make a graph and move names around)
Theme: Entrance to Summer’s Domain, Beauty seeps through to our world
Aspect: Doorway to Summer
Face: Robin Goodfellow, night custodian and watchman. Clued in mortal who knows much more about the fey than he should. Always wears this silver chain around his left arm.
Threat: Underground passages between many bars and hotels in downtown portland. protected from sunrise and daylight, could be home to all kinds of supernatural critters. Also could connect to more sinister underground locations.
Portland Rescue Mission
Aspect: SAFE HAVEN
Face: Eric Thompson
This downtown building offers a safe place for transients and those in dire straits to rest. Secretly, the founders have rigged up multiple supernatural defenses to protect the residents from supernatural threats. The current head of the Mission, Eric Thompson, saw a woman torn apart in the streets when he was homeless, and no one would believe him. He joined the Mission to help others, and when he rose to the position of Steward, he took the initiative and got the whole building warded. He lives there himself, to help power the threshold.