Scion, officially The Republic of Scion, is the powerful governing system that controls several major world cities by the late twenty-first century. Although not all countries are under their control, influence and support for their anti-clairvoyant policies are spreading.
In 1929, three decades after the new Republic of England took power and declared war on unnaturalness, it was renamed Scion. The First Inquisitor, Ramsay MacDonald, was chosen and London became the first Scion citadel on 29 November.
There are several citadels of Scion throughout the world, further divided into cohorts by its urban division system: