Speculative fiction is a broad umbrella category of narrative fiction referring to any fiction story that includes elements, settings and characters whose features are created out of imagination and speculation rather than based on attested reality and everyday life. That encompasses the genres of science fiction, fantasy, science fantasy, horror, alternative history, and magic realism.
Ancient Egyptian gods have defeated all the other pantheons and claimed
dominion over the Earth, dividing it into warring factions, each under
the aegis of a different deity.
Lt. David Westwynter, a British soldier, stumbles into Freegypt, the
only place to have remained independent of the gods' influence. There,
he encounters the followers of a humanist leader known as the
Lightbringer, who has vowed to rid mankind of the shackles of divine
oppression. As the world heads towards an apocalyptic battle, there is
afar more to this freedom fighter than it seems...