In this cooperative storytelling game, you take the role of monsters from the silver screen or the humans that fight them. One player takes the role of Master of Ceremonies (MC), playing both... More > referee, narrator, and roleplayer of last resort for antagonists and minor characters in the story.
After Sundown is a world like our own, but the genre of horror has an element of dark truth. There really are monsters in the night and nightmare worlds bleed into the realm of man. Yet it is a modern world, with modern sensibilities. Mythical history and mythology are seen through a modern interpretation, adopting tropes of horror that resonate with modern audiences. Many are timeless – the crimson flash of claws in the dark – but many other elements are merely puzzling, and will be downplayed. People today do not fear miscegenation or communist invasion, and those elements of old horror will be excluded.< Less