In early 2003, the Anarchs were ousted by invading Kuei-jin. The Camarilla moved in swiftly, appointing Sebastian LaCroix as Prince of the city. Despite the Camarilla's claim, violence escalated to open warfare between the Camarilla, the Sabbat, the Anarchs and the Kuei-jin, both over the territory itself and the possession of the artifact known as the Ankaran Sarcophagus.
Downtown is the second of the four main regions in Bloodlines. It has no acting Baron.
Hollywood is the third of the four main regions in Bloodlines. Its acting Baron is Isaac Abrams.
Chinatown is the fourth and final main region in Bloodlines. Its acting Baron is Ming Xiao.