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Old 12-27-2017, 12:25 PM
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Originally Posted by Morvant View Post
Any link at all between the Primals and the Void Lords/Old Gods ?
There may be a conceptual one.

There's this narrative that the Light is about a set destiny, predestination, order, stagnation, while the Void is about multiple possibilities, freedom, everything-is-true, madness.

Which state more closely resembles freedom, multiple possibilities? Life. Organic life, ever-evolving, ever-changing, relentlessly adapting. Which one more closely resembles the perfect stagnation that the Light supposedly wants? Death. Eternal slumber.

I must say, however, that I don't think they were already planning this Light/Void narrative back when Chronicles was first being written. The way Light and Void are described in the first book doesn't fit the later lore.
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