The Atomic Midwestern
After the , Canada, and most of the northern half of the United States experienced a nuclear winter that decimated the population. Emerging from their various bunkers, the survivors were shocked to find that while they struggled with limited space and resources, a group of mutants thrived on the surface. This group, calling themselves the Tru North, believe themselves to be descended from Paul Bunyan, and had been living in the forests of through out Canada.
Battles were fought, but eventually the Emergence Treaty was established to maintain peace between humans and mutants in what was now called the Canadian Commonwealth. Prejudices still exist, but since the treaty was established in 2166, humans and mutants have worked together to continue to survive.