Although the Shepherds joined the world of Domus at around the same time as the other main races, where they originate from remains unknown to this day. What is known about these gentle giants is that they deeply regard all life with the utmost respect and take care to nurture it in the name of Sero, Goddess of Nature. More than spiritual guardians, the Shepherds have also proven themselves to be fearsome warriors when roused and have earned the respect of Domus's races for their active participation in the War of the Giants. However, after wild flames claimed the dense forest that was once their home, the Shepherds have taken to caring for what remains in what is now referred to as the Shepherd Plains - a sanctuary for some of the last remaining wildlife in the lands.