Though indeed he is working to re-establish his kingdom, Babel, like before, his tower will not stand.
There is a sense of genius, as we would expect from a Supreme Creator, in the way that God implemented the scattering of languages.
Gilgamesh is responsible for the first “God is dead” movement.
In order to understand the Tower of Babel, we must understand the culture of the day.
The Creator desires life, and plenty of it. He wants humanity to be abundant. Even after The Flood.
Noah’s path is a sure life that exemplifies how to walk with God. He was close enough to God to hear Him.
Some say this was God’s grace giving ample time for any that would change their mind, put on faith, and step into the ark.