Many different myths have been told about the creation of the world and the early years of Eberron. One tale, however, is widely accepted as the truth by the majority of the beings of Eberron.
Common Knowledge:At the beginning of time, called the Age of Dragons, three progenitor dragons fought. Proud Siberys was slain by dark Khyber, who in turn was bound by vibrant Eberron. The scattered remains of Siberys, the Dragon Above, became the ring that encircles the world, and its scales became the stars. The body of Eberron, the Dragon Between, formed the sea and continents. Under the surface, the bones and blood of Khyber, the Dragon Below, created labyrinthine passages.
History or Religion DC 10: Life sprang from the dragons' blood spilled in the great battle. The blood of Siberys became the dragons of the earth. Khyber's blood, oozing up from the depths of the world, became fiends and demons. These races quickly resumed the fight that their progenitors began. Eberron's children, though more numerous and varied, could not match the might of the other progenitor's offspring.
Just as Khyber triumphed over Siberys, the fiends drove the dragons away, trapping them on the land of Argonnessen. Although battles continued, a balance of power was struck, with the dragons unable to push beyond their one continent and the demons unable to crush them utterly. This stalemate lasted for a million years and is referred to as the Age of Demons.
History or Religion DC 15: The world changed when the dragons discovered what has come to be called the Draconic Prophecy and found allies - the couatls. According to legend, these celestial creatures were formed from the pure blood of Siberys before it struck Eberron. Like the dragons, they had hidden from and feared the fiends. Together, the dragons and the couatls launched a new war against the fiends.
After thousands of years, the war ended when the couatls discovered a way to imprison the most powerful of the demons: the couatls would sacrifice their spirits to form the prison. The dragons launched a final assault, incurring significant casualties to keep the fiends preoccupied wh
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