The Sundering

The Sundering is the common name for the apocalyptic events which have overtaken and ripped the Great Kingdom. It is the intersection and result of several incidents on the Gods’ Plane and the Mortal Plane:

On the Mortal Plane:

  • The High King’s preoccupation with matters of Court
  • The infidelity of the Queen and the Grand Champion
  • The murder of the High Priest of the Kingdom by the Grand Champion and King’s Knights
  • The High King and Grand Champion kill each other in combat
  • Death of numerous members of the Court

On the Gods’ Plane:

  • The rending of the War God
  • The murder of Izaya, the All-Father, by the Mad God
  • Death of several major and minor gods as the hands of the Mad God

The Sundering

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