Sing, O muse, of Xiomara, daughter of King Antimedes. He sired many children, all returned to Haides before him other than she, the daughter of his old age. So great was his fear that she too would be taken before his time came to cross the Styx, that from her earliest days he forbade her to practice the arts of war or sport, but kept her close within doors, veiled from prying eyes…

Aegean is a tabletop role-playing game about a group of mythic heroes building a new, free city on the shores of the Aegean Sea. There are neighbouring cities to trade or war with, monsters to kill, gods to appease, deceptions, negotiations and bloody skirmishes.