In the game, the game master is known as the RingMaster and is in charge of the Vampire, the Scenery, and Bystanders. Players run characters that are always Vampire-Slaying Clowns. The game utilizes specialized dice based on D6 with various faces and colors. Characters have Traits, which are narrative descriptors. One of the Traits should be a Flaw. Traits will modify appropriate die rolls.