Fundamentalism was a very big problem in the early 2000’s across all branches of religion. When the great awakening occurred, there was an immediate shift to a more reformed belief. However, unlike the Brutish who are a throwback to ages past who use pain to punish and no mercy for the weak. These Emberland Fundamentalists are simply anti-establishment and would like to see the downfall of capitalism. They bring followers from the East in droves.