Unknown to those he travelled with, his true motivations are to see his son Danion once more and work on his own solution.
Taking the young cleric from his teachings, Balen heads out in order to unite the paths and return a peace to a land torn apart by their differences.
On their journey, they encounter allies to help with their cause and also reignite old hatreds within the hearts of the humans.
With their lives threatened at every turn, the group heads for a community called Unity, that has been a safe haven for Elven kind in the past.
Meanwhile, back on the elven islands. The dark brotherhood of elves, a sect that craves the magic known as essence; the power of the guardians, continue to work against the council and put into action their plans to rid the world of humans for good.