A lone scientist has brought darkness to Dalran, igniting the great war. In preparation to fight the growing force, six rivals were raised as savior soldiers. The War takes all, but if they can last, these six might make a difference.
Surviving abuse leaves no soul unscathed, and this is especially true of Ptielieren, an elite elvish bodyguard involuntarily integrated into an aversive-heavy culture. Strength can exist absent a ringing victory and weakness does not signify defeat.