So many of the belief systems we encounter in both fantasy reading and role-playing games are modeled after the Greek and Roman pantheons. There is nothing wrong with this, but I wanted something different for Erde. I went farther back in time, in a way, and drew on aspects of Egyptian and Asian beliefs, as well as western Pagan beliefs. The gods of Erde did not create the world or her people. Instead they are the world, or parts of it, and it was the belief of people that woke them and made them self-aware.
This week’s post includes minor spoilers for the campaign. You can read the whole thing by clicking the this link: Deities and Beliefs.
May the gods smile on you and yours!
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