Forrest Cameranesi, Geek of All Trades

Pantheon Genesis

  1. In Pantheon Genesis, a family of immortals created by Keius Meij crash land on prehistoric Earth, then try to rebuild their way back to space, until rising sea levels drown their nascent civilization.
    1. In Part 1, two abandoned immortals on a starship above prehistoric Earth spawn a whole family of immortals who come into conflict and crash their ship to the planet below.
      1. In Episode 1, an alien creates two immortal humans before abandoning them on a starship above prehistoric Earth, and they go on to have twelve kids, who then have kids of their own.
      2. In Episode 2, the youngest of the second generation of immortals, Kron, overthrows his father, then imprisons all his own children, except one who is secretly hidden on Earth.
      3. In Episode 3, that hidden child overthrows his father with the help of his many cousins, and in the ensuing battle their entire starship crashes, stranding them all on Earth.
    2. In Part 2, the family of stranded immortals become worshipped as gods by the primitive mortals around them, and use that to bootstrap a spacefacing civilization.
      1. In Episode 1, the family of stranded immortals become worshipped as gods by the primitive natives around them, and a plan is hatched to escape from Earth again.
      2. In Episode 2, the mortal regents of the "gods" are made immortal, until they are tempted into war by Kron, and then banished from the nascent civilization for that.
      3. In Episode 3, the succession of the regency among the first regents' children leads to civil war in the nascent civilization, and the exile of the vanquished faction.
    3. In Part 3, the immortals' nascent civilization finally starts making progress toward a space elevator, until rising sea levels flood their entire continent.
      1. In Episode 1, the immortals' nascent civilization finally starts building toward their goal: the construction of a space elevator with which to escape from Earth again.
      2. In Episode 2, a dangerous plan to stop the constant intergenerational power struggles ends in the tragic murder-suicide of the two leaders of the immortals.
      3. In Episode 3, the now-leaderless immortals scramble in vain to save their nascent civilization and last hope of escaping Earth again from sudden unexpectedly fast-rising sea levels.