In the latest Chronicles of One Telaran, MMORPG.com's Paul Crilley takes a look at the gods of the Vigil and examines what your mother told you never to talk about in public: Religion. Check out Paul's thoughts about religion in Telara and then add a few comments.
First off, why did the Gods create Telara in the first place? Boredom? A desire to play a real-life Sim game? The need to create, to nurture life? A need for ego-boosting, for someone to worship them? Who knows? But create Telara they did. And they created the world at a unique nexus of the six elemental planes. Would they have done so if they'd foreseen the problems this would bring about? Very possibly. Gods don’t really have the long game in mind. They probably saw all the pretty colors and swirling vortexes of the overlapping elemental planes and thought, “Ooh, shiny. Let’s play here.”
Read more of Paul Crilley's Chronicles of One Telaran: The Vigil.