Mythology

Mythology

There are many religions on Earth, but one mythology. Races may disagree on their place in the hierarchy of the cosmos, but the celestial beings themselves have taught their history to mortals, a series of nesting creation tales that illustrate the power and wisdom of the immortals.

The first Deities are an important part of that mythology, as all Alphas and Devas claim to be creations of the Deities. Most humans still worship these Deities in the ways the immortal beings taught them. Each of these Deities are known to associate closely with two others, forming Trinities that inspire mortals and immortals alike to align with them.

Characters who align with a Trinity should answer the following questions:

What value do you share most with a Trinity, and why?
What actions do you regularly perform to honor the Trinity?
What common activity do you refrain from to honor the Trinity?

The Progenitors

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Mahuata, the Firstborn
Akoranga Nui, the Scholar
Mahiatua, the Magician

The Progenitors embody the power and authority of Lux. They value strength, knowledge, and creation.

A character aligned with this Trinity must answer this additional question: What legacy do you hope to leave behind when your life is over?

The Mysteries

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Ariki, the Four Faced God
Kaitiakiahua, the Green One
Ahora Ki, the Lover

The Mysteries embody the proper role of chaos and danger in an orderly cosmos. They value intuition, improvisation, and inspiration.

A character aligned with this Trinity must answer this additional question: What great mystery do you contemplate when you are alone with your thoughts?

The Architects

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Hapori, Chief of Alphas
Hae Papa, the Just
Atawhai, the Merciful

The Architects embody the power of civilization and community among mortals and immortals. They value organization, law, and compassion.

A character aligned with this Trinity must answer this additional question: What is your secret ambition?

The Traitors

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Krieg the Battler
Betrug the Liar
Dusterkeit the Darkness

The Traitors embody the rejection of Pious values and the pain they cause. They value war, lies, and despair.

A character aligned with this Trinity must answer this additional question: How do you hide this alignment from the world?

The Heretics

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Propastor the Devourer
Rasulo the Emptiness
Remy Senji the Corruptor

The Heretics embody the madness of Loxi and the Chaos always lurking below. They value destruction, nothingness, and corruption.

A character aligned with this Trinity must answer the following question: How does the madness peek through in your interactions?

Death

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N’garo Mate, the God who Died

N’Garo Mate is an enigma; very little is known of her life and death. Some follow her as the embodiment of death and repose. Others feel she is trapped in the place beyond death waiting to return to Lux. Her values are not known.

A character aligned with N’garo Mate must answer this additional question: What do you hope will happen when you die?


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