The Primordials were elemental spirits which flourished during the Primordial Age. During this time, the Primordials clashed violently with one another, and the world was scorched, flooded, and sundered for untold eons. It was this recombination of these elements which caused the Primeval Beasts to take shape.

Ice Primordial

The Primordial population was greatly reduced by the Green Warden, and by the time of the Eldrinic Age, most of the Primordials were pushed to the furthest depths of the sea, volcanic regions, or other remote places.