After a great apocalyptic war that raged between the species for centuries, areas of the land are so damaged by magic weaponry that strange magic warps reality. Only the continent of Daroka has survived the ravages of the worst manna corruption. Slowly the various races are attempting to rise out of barbarianism and savagery. Small cities of men and elves have attracted the other races to the walls of fortified cities. Outposts of civilization are peppered across a land that is full of wild magic, lost cities, strange cults and fierce monsters. Beyond the walls of the cities of man and elf, the world is savage and merciless.