Originally Posted by Black_Elk
I think the desire to avoid standard story tropes and to create something 'totally new' that hasn't been done before, is kind of landing them in a cul de sac with this first act.
It had me second guessing myself, I thought I had just misunderstood the portrayal of druids in FR as neutral keepers of balance. All of a sudden they have populist demagogues and xenophobic bigotry and all.