Years ago the empire collapsed, and the world changed. The last remnant cities, found at the border of the dead empire, began to self rule.
Now in a society where people are hardened by violence and cruelty- a society where demons, beasts, and creatures of all kinds prowl beyond the city walls- a sleeping power became to reside within its borders. A power now scrambled to be harnessed, and only a single child from that dead empire holds the key.
As a political shift within the cities begins, a few orphans navigate a city fraught with factions and individuals that have an interest in their extinction.