During your adventure in GreedFall, you will encounter 6 different factions - The Bridge Alliance, The Coin Guard, The Congregation of Merchants, Theleme, Nauts, and Yecht Fradi. Each one of them has its own views. You start out as a character employed by The Congregation of Merchants. In time, you will decide who to join. The following chapter describes all the factions in the game.
The Bridge Alliance
The Bridge Alliance is a group of scientists who have come to the New World to study the natives and their magic more closely. According to their doctrine, knowledge is power, and science provides answers to all questions.
Yecht Fradi are the natives of the so-called The New World, the Teer Fradee island. They have a unique connection to creatures and are able to use magic.
Coin Guard is a group of mercenaries working for other factions. They specialize in "dirty work" such as security or contract assassinations.
The Congregation of Merchants
The Congregation of Merchants is the faction that hired you. It brings together people who are looking for wealth. They came to the New World in search of treasures.
Theleme is a religious organization. All their beliefs are based on magic, which is why they want to convince the natives of the island to their views.
Naut is a group of highly qualified navigators. They specialize in sea expeditions. They have a fleet that made it possible to get to Teer Fradee.