Time of Judgment

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Time of Judgment
Type Tabletop role-playing game scenarios
Genre Horror
Publisher(s) White Wolf Publishing
First releaseVampire: Gehenna
January 2004
Latest releaseWorld of Darkness: Time of Judgment
March 2004
Parent series World of Darkness

Time of Judgment is a series of roleplaying game scenario books for the World of Darkness settings of White Wolf Game Studio. These scenarios are presented as the semi-canonical endings of the original World of Darkness, as preparation for the new version of the setting. As the Time of Judgment approaches, vampires cease to exist, werewolves fight their last battle against the Wyrm, and mages face their last test.


The series ran for four hardback books; one for Vampire: The Masquerade , Werewolf: The Apocalypse , and Mage: The Ascension respectively, with the fourth book delegated to each of the remaining settings. Each setting received between three and six potential scenarios.

Roleplaying scenario books

Vampire: Gehenna

Vampire: Gehenna, released in January 2004, began the Time of Judgment chronicle, providing four different scenarios and tips for Storytellers to end their Vampire: The Masquerade game sessions. Its scenarios are;

Werewolf: Apocalypse

Werewolf: Apocalypse, released in February 2004, providing four different scenarios for Werewolf: The Apocalypse game sessions.

Mage: Ascension

Mage: Ascension, released in March 2004, providing five different scenarios for Mage: The Ascension game sessions.

Time of Judgment

World of Darkness: Time of Judgment, also released in March 2004, covered Changeling: The Dreaming , Demon: The Fallen , Hunter: The Reckoning , Kindred of the East , and Mummy: The Resurrection , with each receiving between three and four scenarios. Orpheus also got its final book, End Game in 2004, but it was not considered part of the Time of Judgment. Wraith: The Oblivion had already ended in 1999 due to lack of sales.

Mind's Eye Theatre

Laws of Judgment ended the Mind's Eye Theatre line of World of Darkness live-action role-playing games. Laws of Judgment is a condensed adaptation of the Time of Judgment books, as well as the final Wraith: The Oblivion book, Ends of Empire. Laws of Judgment omitted the "Rising of Mount Meru" scenario for Kindred of the East (from World of Darkness: Time of Judgment), on the grounds that its themes did not fit with those of Mind's Eye Theatre, as well as the entire Demon: The Fallen scenario from World of Darkness: Time of Judgment, as Demon was never adapted to Mind's Eye Theatre format.


There are also three fiction novels that picture the end of times for Vampire: The Masquerade , Werewolf: The Apocalypse , and Mage: The Ascension , respectively. These novels are "Gehenna", "The Last Battle", and "Judgment Day". None of these are considered to be the canonical ending of the line, as the storylines are left open for each group to end them as they please.

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