Part 1 - The Beginning of Ages
This story is true.
Before the sundering of creation, before the veil was raised, Pangaea was bound to the whims of the Celestine. Helios, whose passion brought fire to illuminate the shadow; Gaia, whose heart brought life and structure where otherwise none could flourish; and Luna, whose reflection gave insight to a place of eternal chaos.
Through these greater spirits was the world born, and under their watchful eyes did all things rise and fall in harmony with each other. Yet as all things that begin must end, so too ruin did befall the peace of Pangaea, with the coming of Anthelios.
Anthelios! The Serpent star! That crimson scourge! When he appeared from the place between, so too he did bring catastrophe. To what end, none but the Celestines could say, for he choked the world in ash and smoke, and wrapped Gaia in his deadly coils.
Enraged and impassioned, Helios did call out a challenge to the fiend—that he might slay it and spare Gaia di