12;000 years ago; the world of Filgaia was a land immersed in technology far beyond anything found in the present day. For reasons unknown; however; the citizens of this advanced culture suddenly abandoned their technology; leaving the future of the human race to live in a comparatively primitive state. All that remained of this once great civilization were some scattered mechanical parts and the occasional remnants of a legendary golem€”huge mechanical devices built to serve mankind. While use of the old technology remained mostly out of reach; there were some who had begun to research the ancient devices seeking even the faintest hope of enriching their lives on this desolate world.
The situation changed dramatically about a hundred years ago when a new race known as the Veruni arrived on the planet. Although similar in appearance to humans the Verunis superior physical attributes and advanced technology allowed them to quickly establish dominance