It intermixes the humancentric parts of "chronicles of darkness" with the cosmic horror of "lovecraftian roleplay". And enjoys the apparent paradox of mixing "gothic horror" with "cosmic horror.
The concept behind the CHRONICLES setting was concieved the 21/7-10 on an odd wednesday. And the setting joyously changed it's name from "world of grimoire" to "chronicles of grimoire" the 12/12-15.
And then, after getting tired of saying "of Grimoire" to many times, changed again to "CHRONICLES" the 30/3-17 ; )