For centuries, scattered men and women have been born with prodigious psychic powers. These gifted individuals have existed ever since the dawn of Renewal, but their numbers have grown to such an extent within recent generations that they can no longer be ignored. The rise and fall of the Phoenix Order is an obvious harbinger of the disorder this evolutionary shift will bring to human civilization.
In addition to this, ancient wisdom has revealed the existence of arcane secrets that predate the high age of the Precursors. The present age has witnessed not only the rise of psionicts but wizards as well. All will vie for supremacy in the troubled times of chaos that lie ahead.