New New Gods
About 1,000 years ago, when Embreth was in its infancy, a ragtag band of adventurers was targeted for assassination by the leader of a doomsday cult. This cult was rather short-lived, as the adventurers captured the leader and returned him to the royal family for justice.
In the process, it was revealed to them that The Creator, thought destroyed in The Purge, had been dismembered and had his pieces scattered about the world. The Frontier continent that had risen from the ocean barely a century prior had unearthed a portal, which was timed to open and release the ancient lords of Dragondom from their hellish prison.
Many adventures later, the four surviving members of the adventuring group amassed enough pieces of the creator to achieve apotheosis. The invasion was thwarted, and the world again had a pantheon of active gods. The New New Gods, as they are sometimes called are: