|What is the Supernatural status quo?
|What is the Mundane status quo?
|The Black Court is active but subtle.
|Law Enforcement is virtually ineffective against the escalating violence.
|The Fae are generally at war, and conflict spills over into the mortal realm, vastly affecting the weather.
|Communities have lost hope.
|White Council Wizards are few and on the down-low.
|Government offers a great face, but the amount of corruption is generally unknown.
|Minor talents are less in check due to the reduced Warden presence.
|Businesses are like rats fleeing a sinking ship, or are plugging holes with live bodies.