London is one of the occult capitals of the world. As well as being home to the headquarters of the Agency, it is also the home city of Lord Malfortune, the Shreke Utash Family, Smith and Smith and the Royal Council of Free Vampires. In addition, a splinter cell of the Order of Dracula called Ruthven's Heirs dwell within the city as well as a group of satanists called the Church of the Red Dragon. London's occult community is complex, multi-layered and sprawling. A great deal of occult activity is centered around the infamous Club Inferno. Much of the occult to plain old criminal business is channeled through the Deuce of Hearts, a prestigious club in the west end. Finally, there is a pub called the Crossroads run by a Russian named Piotr Adramelech