With Sergeant Guthrie Hackett ordered to act as guide, two knights trek into the mountains and head for the camp of a wyrd woman, a barbaric witch. What they discover is an unexpected figure behind the recent war, one who has the potential to make matters far more complex and much worse for the Ursians. More
Finding his fate entwined with magic, Sergeant Guthrie Hackett escapes the barbaric Dartague once more and returns to Captain Werner's militia camp to discover a forward branch of the Ursian military has arrived in readiness for a thrust against the barbarian attackers. With the army are two mage hunters, knights of the Holy Order of the Gauntlet, their mission to hunt down and slay the wyrd woman who leads the Dartague.
With Guthrie ordered to lead the way, the knights trek into the Dartague mountains and head for the wyrd woman's encampment. What they eventually discover is a new figure behind the scenes, one who has the potential to make matters more complex and much worse for the Ursians.