GVC Handbook

How does the Herd Mentality Affect the Vampire Culture?

By Madame Mystique  (Written in November 18, 2010) It looks good, it sounds good and they are professing the right things. They have a great website and they are getting to know all the right people. The word rings out, join! The problem is, does the fluff make up for being exploited by someone who […]

Vampire Trial by Combat

Vampire Trial by Combat

By Kate Gallwey This is a such mish mash of predators and egos in the VC. Never an easy combination. One of the studies I did shows that out of a study of 100 people that are regulars on the VC, around 60% feed for power reasons. Many new people find themselves being chewed up […]

Starting Your Own House or Local Community

Starting your own house or local community By Damien Ferguson   Building your own.house or local community can.be frustrating, disheartening and a lot of hard work. But that doesn’t mean it isn’t worth it in the end, If you cant find what you are looking for…. do it yourself cause no one else will. First […]

Vampire Community Newbie Guide

Vampire Community Newbie Guide

By Damien Ferguson and Rei Part I. OVERVIEW Welcome newbie to the Vampire Community, or VC for short. We are glad that you dropped by and have taken an interest in our not so little community. Some of you may be young vamplings looking information and guidance, some of you are probably be curious cats wondering […]

Houses and You

By Damien Houses are always talked about in the ovc. But how does one approach one, find out if they want to join one, or even if its a good house? What are the purposes of houses? Along time ago houses were really needed.They served as safe havens when everyone was still in the shadows and […]

Privacy and You

Privacy and You

Privacy and You In todays online connected world it can be hard to keep your privacy, especially if you do not want people to know what you are up to for whatever reason that may be. We here did some research and will share what we found as well as the resources from which we […]

A Question of Etiquette: Courts/Houses/Etc.

A Question of Etiquette: Courts/Houses/Etc.

By: Rei The Vampire Community is vast. Some members in a given local area sometimes group together to form Houses, Courts, Clans, etc. Newly awakened ones may find themselves drawn to join one of them and it can be a concern for new ones how to conduct themselves when meeting other vampires for the first time. […]