In the year 1890, the rule of Her Majesty, Queen Victoria, is undisputed. It extends to the far reaches of the globe, making London the very center of the world. However, all is not well in the mysterious city cloaked in fog. A secret, sinister force known as The Cult works behind the scenes with some terrible goals in mind. They`re plotting to overthrow the Queen, destroy the Empire, and bring about the Rise of Moloch! The second tabletop entry in The World of SMOG, Rise of Moloch is an epic, steampunk, Victorian adventure board game designed to be played over the course of a campaign consisting of six different Chapters.