Life is the most powerful of all forces in the universe. It will survive any obliteration. Life on Earth, unforgiving and beautifully dangerous, is not the same as it was four thousand years ago. Technology dependant humans lost control and as a result, almost destroyed themselves. Only a third of humanity remains. In this age, knowledge is currency. Technology is magic. Evolution prevails. Charlotte is determined to escape her fate and bring peace to her land. She discovers an alliance with a creature who has the power to help her, for a price. On her quest to find the key to peace, she meets a band of adventurers. A group of travelers is on a tour of the Seven Kingdoms in search of the greatest food of the lands and must report back to their Liege Lord, Thanatos Mooreclasian Magne. It is a covert mission. They are spies searching out remnants of technology for the self-proclaimed Emperor. To refuse is death. Mooreclasian has seen the future. Johan, Wandalor, Darr, Thalin, Gadlin, and Charlotte are thrown together by circumstance. Together they must face the evil that lurks in this world of unknown risks to find the good that remains.