The apocalypse ended long ago…

Over two thousand years have passed since a mystical cataclysm wiped out civilization, and nature has long since overrun the ruined structures left by the Elders. No-one knows who inhabited the crumbling buildings throughout the land, but they clearly wielded incredible arcane power before it destroyed them.

The Cataclysm they unleashed ravaged the land and its effects still linger in some places. These spellscarred regions remain saturated and corrupted by the arcane magic that fueled the cataclysm.

…and now only a few people are willing to defend arcane magic-users from persecution.

Korla 1: The Conflicts Beneath