In one night Kainan's life is destroyed, everyone and everything he has even know is gone. Forced by the evil Gorzars to steal the magical Ardor Crystal, the life force of the world of Malgar, he is then beaten and left to die. Unknown to Kainan, Lady Arweyn of Malgar follows him throught the portal. She saves his life with her incredible magical powers, and now together they must seek out the truth about his heritage and find out who he really is. When the truth unfolds, Kainan and four other men lead an advanced expedition back to the world of Zyon in search of the Gorzars and the Ardor Crystal. Arweyn, although forbidden, follows them and they are soon thrown together and are torn apart by lies, murder and treachery as they battle mythical creatures, whilst also discovering magic, power, friendship and love in their epic quest to save the world of Malgar and stop the return of the evil Gorzar empire. Time is running out!