Three thousand years ago, the world fell into darkness when the great black mouth of the Rot ravaged the land. Only a single child survived the devastation, prophesied to slay the Rot for good.
Now that child is a young man, hunted by a jealous king in a brutal city of a thousand bizarre castes.
Now a dark beast is watching, seeking to fulfill a promise made long ago . . .
And now the Rot has returned, bringing chaos and fear to a world where no heroes endure . . .