The world has always whispered to the strongest dreamers. Their whims shaped its reality. Their secret fears created its monsters.
Millennia ago, the eight strongest dreamers joined together to shape a paradise. The Sheltered Lands were a lush world of plenty. Game ran wild in the forests, and fish filled the rivers. Any seed that fell to the earth grew swift and vibrant. Even the weather seemed to calm wherever the dreamers walked. People followed, willing to accept the benevolent rule of the dreamers they came to worship as gods.
There were good years. Generation after generation built cities that respected the land. They lived soft lives, with plenty of time for art and poetry and songs. Most of all, they worshiped, temples rose as the dreamers became the Dreamers.
But no paradise stays untouched forever. And dreams change…