The Keepers of the Academy of Oriath are facing a riddle: What force has destroyed the ancient examination halls? The trail seems to lead to an abandoned laboratory claimed to hold the key to a powerful magic.
Meanwhile, the young apprentice-turned-outcast mage Aidra is starting a new life among a tribe of Nephilim. A research expedition takes them to a mysterious cave that promises to contain a terrible secret.
The ruins are vast, old and unbelievably dangerous.
And then the lights go out.