Tales of the Iron Age

Hard steel succeeded then: And stubborn as the metal, were the men. Truth, modesty, and shame, the world forsook: Fraud, avarice, and force, their places took.
— Ovid

(June 16, 763 BC-284 CE)

Khenti composes the Corpus Hermeticum (140 CE)

Khenti composes a large collection of coded manuscripts about Hermes Tresmigetis, to safeguard the mortal population and empower the magical community to protect themselves against the elders.

By 284, Nyx and her Oneiroi dominated Europe and the Middle East.  She promulgated the infamous Edict of Nyx to proclaim her new rule.