| This Year In|
- In Detroit, the Columbian Sapa Inca cartel learns of the existence of vampires. They launch a violent crusade against them, driving most of the local Cainites out of the city. They spread news of the threat to other criminal organizations in the United States, stressing the Masquerade.
- Alyssa Maas, a renegade Alastor, is captured by a squad of Josians and reveals that Anathema Dylan Bruce has found a way to subvert the Mark of the Trophy via infernal means.
- Acacia is Embraced as a thin-blooded. Although unable to trace her lineage, she claims to be a descendant of the 5th Generation Malkavian Addemar. She takes up residence in the thin-blood Elysium near the Santa Monica pier under the protection of Jenna Cross.
- High King David returns to Concordia, reestablishing order and urging his subjects to fight the Nightmares. 
- December 22: Paradigma successor www.renegade-science.org posts some commentary on the nature of truth, reality, and Science.