In 1985, German satellites picked up an unknown signal coming from outer space. Over the course of six months, word spread of this discovery, and attempts were made by the United Nations to cover up the story. Almost a year later, another signal was picked up, this time by American satellites, but it was quickly dismissed.. In 1997, a strange object was caught on camera in the countryside of the state of Illinois. It's connection to the signals was unknown at that point.
In 2015, nearly thirty years after the original signal was picked up, the object was seen again, and several pods were seen falling from it and crash-landing in areas all over the world, populated and unpopulated. Out of these pods came gigantic 30-foot tall creatures, which proceeded to attack any humans in sight. Overtime, the number of humans in the world dropped, and humanity was facing extinction.
In this era of death and danger, the surviving humans began changing their behaviors. Bigotries like racism and sexism