A stranger visits Creation with information that could change everything. Ghosts of a time the world would rather forget re-assert their dominance in the world. The heavens quake with confusion and chaos. An empire crumbles, while others seek to take its place.
Meanwhile, a small group of Dragon-Blooded dynasts venture out into the world, leaving the cradle of the Realm behind them as they take their first steps as heroes in its name. Although hailing from different Great Houses, they have followed the guidance of their shared mentor, setting aside their differences in favor of a shared, hopefully brighter future. But will they survive the turbulence that is to come?