Written by noted science-fiction novelist C.S. Friedman, The Erciyes Fragments is a version of the Book of Nod that has never been seen before by mortal eyes. The Erciyes Fragments has ratings and 4 reviews. Matthew said: A fascinating perspective of the origin of the kindred, and the multiple layers of sto. This is a soucebook for White Wolf’s roleplaying game, Vampire: the Masquerade . The Erciyes Fragments is the Book of Nod from Caine’s point.
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Trivia About The Erciyes Fragm Friedman, The Erciyes Fragments is a version of the Book of Nod that has never been seen before by mortal eyes. Patrick rated it really liked it Oct 27, That leaves the door open for several extra Antediluvians and their hidden Clans. Who Found it and Why?
Said manuscript has been commented on by multiple scholars over the centuries, and those comments are written in the margins in a variety of hands, as is traditional for medieval and earlier manuscripts.
Their commentary might even have more total words than the actual text, and while some of it is juvenile or dumb, mostly it adds to the poetic styling with fragmenys down-to-earth criticism.
Ronnie Webb rated it it was amazing Sep 12, What has he uncovered?
Rich Waters rated it liked it Feb 20, They do not eat or drink, they do not sleep and are awake in the night, they do not bear children or have families The actual fragments are very similar to The Book of Nodbut different in a few key points.
I did like the bit where a Roman-era frqgments speculated that the 10th Generation is surely the final limit beyond which the blood of Caine grows too thin to continue, though.
Simon Exton rated it it was amazing Nov 13, I also really liked the subtle differences in the angels’ curses on Caine. Lists with This Book. Friedman and Celia Friedman. Thom Langan rated it really liked it Mar 06, The book ends with some proverbs and ercyies, but the prophecies here aren’t as good as the ones in The Book of Nod. The traditional interpretation is that Cain’s sacrifice was lacking somehow, but in The Erciyes Fragments it’s because G-d loves the sweet smell of blood and found Caine’s harvest unacceptable, and so Caine sacrifices that which is perfect, that which is unblemished, the first part of what he loves–his brother.
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Here Uriel is the one who curses Caine with burning in light and Raphael curses him with drinking blood and loneliness. Gianfranco Mancini rated it really liked it Mar 13, Bodunoff rated it really liked it Oct 03, Adding that to Vampire is a great way to deepen the mythology and allow the GM to provide multiple quotations on the same topic and let srciyes sort through what they believe.
The Erciyes Fragments
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To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Nov 23, Anthony rated it liked it. They’re good for the reader to look eeciyes and feel superior to the commentators, who are writing without knowledge of what the events refer to, but they aren’t useful even in a Dark Ages game because as soon as the GM includes them, any player who knows anything about Vampire is instantly going to know the subject of the prophecies.
The Erciyes Fragments by C.S. Friedman
Not to be left out are the clever idea to add commentary in the margins by previous elders, really added a nice touch. Scoba1 rated it liked it Jan 07, Except for the Salubri, who are the only uncursed Clan.
Refresh and try again. One of the commentors is a Ventrue, one is a Malkavian, one is a Ventrue, one is from the 11th century, one is Roman-era, and some of them don’t leave enough clues to wrciyes anything about them.
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