Askia became heir to the Frozen Crown of Seravesh because of her devotion to her people. But her realm is in danger. The mad emperor of the Roven Empire has unleashed a horde of invading soldiers to enslave her lands. Running out of time, Askia sets sail for sun-drenched Vishir, the neighboring land to the south, to seek help from its ruler, Emperor Armaan. Askia is forced to make an impossible choice, and no matter what she decides, it may not be enough to prevent Seravesh's fall.