There is a crown with a single eye. That terrible gaze, which snuffed out the Kingdom of Eclipse in one night, leaving nothing but a gargantuan hole. A fearsome power that led a prosperous king into total destruction.
The number of "Mercenaries" on the continent has recently increased. They claimed no nation and operated solely for their own gain, making their way by force. One of those men, Ruus Hardy, set out on a journey in search of a new position.
Source: Wikipedia, "Shadow Tower", available under the CC-BY-SA License.