In the peaceful village of Nelisborn, people are disappearing. The only evidence found is a circle of black powder. Reikk is hired by the local authorities to find out what is going on. Using brains, brawn, and magic, he slowly unravels a complex plot that involves a mirror, gods, legends, and lots of spells. During his investigating, he finds himself challenged by one of the most powerful sorcerors he has ever met... Will he solve the mystery, or die at the hands of the enemy?