This is a bad idea because the message is "Hey, you, player! Your cool character's very existence is the reason everything sucks! You ought to not be playing!"
Originally posted by Exthalion
The idea that creating alchemicals drains Autochthon or that humans and alchemicals are what is killing him and gremlins are his immune system?
To be clear, when I say this is a bad idea, I mean can be
a good idea for a particular campaign
, assuming the PCs buy into that sort of twist, but it would be bad to implement or even hint at officially.
Originally posted by HighPriest
So, it would be like the World of Darkness line?
That's pretty much Vampire, yes, but that's also part of the inherent buy-in to Vampire.