Welcome to a time
when the capricious and whimsical Gods and
Goddesses of Mount Olympus sport with the fates of mortals as with playing
pieces in a game of chance, wagering fortunes on but a single roll of the
This is a time when two empires,
Greece and Troy, contend in mighty struggle ‘gainst one another in the
name of Helen, she whose face has launched a thousand ships.
It is a time when Heroes strive to
tame the wild and savage beasts that plague the lands of the known world
and to pit themselves against one another in both war and sport alike that
their deeds might be remembered for aeons yet to come.
It is a time when Priests who can
foretell the future are rivals for earthly power and the spread of their
religions and who will invoke the wrath of the Immortals upon the
It is a time when Sorceresses scheme
and mutter incantations of arcane power to exert their will over stubborn
and blood-spattered men.