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Promethean: The Created (PtC) is a Storytelling game about created beings, such as Frankenstein's Monster, the Golem of Prague, and Osiris. Prometheans are soulless corpses animated by a mysterious, alchemical force, the Divine Fire stolen from the gods.

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Is there a mechanical benefit for refinements when learning transmutations?

The Promethean: The Created rulebook says several times that refinements make it easier to learn certain transmutations. For example, page 84 says: Transmutations differ by theme and function, and ...
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What does an embodied companion (Strange Alchemies merit) use for Power + Finesse?

I'm preparing to run a Promethean the Created game (1st edition) and one of my players is taking the Companion merit at 4 dots from Strange Alchemies (page 55). It looks like the embodied spirit has ...
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Do the mortal versions of Athanor rely on the spark of Pyros?

This came up in Can a born again Promethean take a new supernatural template? I couldn't find a reference in Promethean: the Created, and I don't know where else it'd be. Does Athanor rely on the '...
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Can a born again Promethean take a new supernatural template?

Prometheans are pretty unique among the Chronicles of Darkness games in that they can become human again. Can a Redeemed Created take on another template? If they do so, do they keep their Athanor?
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Qashmallim, and the similarity to Angels?

So I've been putting together a story in my chronicle, the premise in it is that the God Machine uses Pyros as sort of of fuel. The God Machine is using a Centimani to refine flux into Pyros. ...
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