From the back cover:
"In the beginning, the world was savage, and all factions waged war with one another. There was one God of all who created two lesser Gods, one of good, one of evil. A man's only hope of salvation was complete devotion to his God."
Detailed character generation results in highly individual characters. There is a good range of skills, and rules for creating more.
Core rule book contains Bestiary, Races, and a Game Master section, along with the usual Character Creation, Equipment and Magic sections.