The Fight for Their Home
The barriers between the planes of existance are weakening and monsters from other realms covet the Material Plane. The inhabitants of the Material Plane have to fight to survive as dark creatures creep into their lives killing loved ones and destroying their livelihoods. The people are not entirely defenseless utilizing magic from the essense of the universe, arms forged from the body of the planet, and aid from the gods the claim dominion over the planes. People of all races and lifestyles have come together to protect their home and their future.
The Lost Civilization
Scattered throughout the world are the remnants of a civilization all but forgotten. Their text causes madness upon reading and so very few have been able to decipher their written word. The artifacts they left behind contain power and magic that have the potential to cause wars. Scholars call them the "Illuna" as a sign of their enlightenment. What happened to their people is their greatest mystery.
A World Going Mad
Something has seeped into the planes, something that drives creatures and people mad. With the harshness of the world, progress is slow. What could cause this? What is keeping civilization back from the days of the Illuna, why are some things just out of reach?