Rykelle has wanted to be a knight for as long as he can remember. Their polished armor, their fighting prowess, and most of all, their noble commitment to protecting the City. Surely there could be no higher honor-
Is what he thinks, until he is abruptly promoted from his status as a squire following the mysterious deaths of three Councilors. His mission, along with his longtime rival Julian, is to go out into the Badlands and capture their killers.
What he finds makes him question everything he's ever been taught, including his loyalty to the city he calls home.