A shadow is growing
28th of Equus, 4996 AoK
The Age of Myth has long since slipped from people's memories. Dragons and monsters have not been seen for thousands of years, yet people still share stories of great winged beasts that once ruled the skies above and beasts that still lurk and linger in the shadows.
The world of 'The Known Realms' is now ruled over by empires and great city states that stretch across the continents. The Age of Kings has seen Kingdoms live in peace with one another for hundreds of years since the Great Crusade finally ended, yet something strange seems to be happening throughout the lands that threaten that peace. There are faint whispers that certain forces are positioning for war, an unusual magical disease is sweeping across the land damaging crops and there are sightings of a mystereous new cult...