|Terin and Ted are childhood friends living on the opposite sides of a cultural chasm. Ted of the Mages, worships the world of ancient wisdom. Terin of the Selms plunders onwards in pursuit of the newest and most advanced technologies. When Ted discovers a gap in the historical records of the Selms, in an innocent interest turns into a consuming quest. Terin and Ted must now overcome all their cultural barriers in order to uncover the mysterious origins of the Selms.