A once-powerful magician, defeated decades ago by the Undying Man, lies in the dungeon of Andratan, planning his revenge.
There are three things he needs: the stone, the blood and a hand of hate. The three people he has manipulated from afar to bring these things to him are on their way. They have no way of knowing what lies in store.
The Faltha War might have ended, but for three great continents – and their gods – the war for immortality has only just begun.