Seven hundred years since the fall of Empress Poteia Aetrucia marks the ending of another sikli in the Chronicles of Albastia. Prophets across the world foretell of a coming calamity; a great ending to their cycle. And indeed, the pieces are in play on the board of this mortal realm. A gaggle of Aetrucian prisoners brought together by their crimes and forced to flee from the powerful religious elite find themselves deep in a whirlwind of destiny that threatens to shake the very world as they know it. A mysterious man among them carries a powerful ancient weapon that may be the key to their salvation or destruction. And at the very center of it all is an innocent, serene, oblivious young girl named Manuela.