Origin World: Gruundark
Current Homeland: Icehammer Steppes
Pantheon: The Shattered Maul
The Ogres are a nomadic race of barbarian behemoths. Nearly twice the size of a man, they are massive brutes with an uncontrollable rage and an anarchist view of the world. They take what they want and respect no one except those of their own clan. With dense muscle that can wield titanic weaponry and thick blubber to mitigate the harsh environment, the Ogre is an imposing figure that will send fear into most men. On Terminus they form small, but powerful raiding clans that have been pillaging the frozen northlands for over a century. If not for their internal clan wars, they would have united and invaded the empires to the south. Whether by choice or exile, some Ogres have begun to migrate to the south in search of mercenary work. With a reputation of brutality and iniquity, they are often shunned at best in communities that tolerate their presence.
When the ogre clans first found themselves upon Terminus, they quickly began a savage and merciless power struggle for survival. The deities of the Ogre pantheon, The Shattered Maul, sparked the internal strife that has endured to this day. Driven by fear and greed, their clan wars went on for decades and saw the Ogre population dwindle. Eventually this caused the Ogre gods to fall from their divine status, having each lost many followers to their selfish wars. Since then, the deities have become god-kings and each is chief of their own horde that they use to plunder and pillage the frigid lands of Icehammer Steppes and the foothills of the Strontian Mountains. With no supreme ruler and no compromise, the Ogre clans and their god-kings remain divided in their pursuits. Only recently has there been hope of mending the fractured pantheon with the unexpected arrival of the Plunder God, Djrodn, a deity thought lost between the worlds of Gruundark and Terminus.