There are many factions vying for control of the Earth and the Cosmos.
Verdure is a cosmic plant-like colony entity. It is not known if Verdure is a great consciousness or an infection in the cosmos. Verdure has followers in many races across the cosmos, but true followers are either already or their plan is to become one with the colony entity. The religion surrounding Verdure, and its followers are called The Umbrage.
The Elders are believed to be the origin of the universe itself, the Titans before the Gods. Either way, as far as any are concerned they are the oldest beings in the universe. They dwell in the outer reaches, far into the expanding matter, these Lovecraftian horrors wait and plot to be born and reborn again. There are many in the pantheon of Elders and each has one, if not many, religions around it.
In some fights, humanity is at its core, and in others, humanity is merely an ant in the way, but we cannot overlook their capacity for both good and evil. Humanity can be found on many sides of the conflicts.
The Old Gods
The Old Gods are the Great Old Ones of the earth. They predate Christianity and are the root of folklore, witchcraft, and dark legend.
The Other World
Our universe shares a shell.
Heaven & Hell
The new gods of the earth, the armies of heaven and hell descended on the planet about six thousand years ago.
Even Gods Have Gods