By Christina Stiles
In liberating Nethus, characters of degrees 11-15 discover the machinations of Midgard’s God online game via turning into lively contributors in its play.
Pawns. that's what we're. Pawns in a divine chess online game. The gods play video games of strength and deception of their heavenly nation-states, relocating mortals at their whim. They ship us to struggle, and infrequently to our deaths. They toss us apart once we not end up important. the 1st gods have been made; they have been as soon as mortals who have been remodeled through wellsprings of energy. what's made, after all, will be unmade. Even these born to divinity can definitely die and someone able to find such wellsprings can subscribe to the gods’ ranks. whereas those wellsprings may be locations of energy, they could even be the gods themselves—defeating even a lesser god releases “sparks” of divinity. One needs to in simple terms safe those “sparks” prior to others achieve them.
—The nymph Thetis, in the course of her imprisonment on Cystoseira within the Western Ocean
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