Jerrin is King in Haalkitaine and while he claims to be Emperor of all Jaiman, he is far away to the east and the Phoenix Crown holds no real power here.
Xa-ar and Saralis are fractured lands, trying to recover from the last occupation by the Lord of Ulor. But powers - both new and very ancient rising again - threaten the fragile peace over much of the region. Perhaps the greatest threat is an artefact from before recorded time, asleep but ready to be awakened ...
A dozen new layouts including a vast constructed cavern complex, the tomb of Ugus Fost and the Aalk Athimurl, home of another Arnak priesthood
New material about the Earthwardens, the Coral Roads, Jewel Wells, and all-new cults including the mysterious Order of the Elder, the Winter Light, and the elite fighters of the new Lord of Ulor
Detailed history of the region
Sixteen adventures, including three in the town of Rapata (introduced in Guild Adventurer #2), several more scattered across the region, and six in the isles west of Xa-ar, the Aagirpiri', one home to the Blue Dragon
New 3D renders, and beautiful color illustrations from William Tibaud