Our hero, Kedwyn, is a miner from the small, northern village of Hinosa. In search for a lost friend, Kedwyn ventures deep into the forbidden corners of a mine, where he finds a mysterious darkness that clings to him and leaves a shadowy mark on his right palm.
As rumors whisper of a mysterious King who reigns from deep within the Scourge of the World, Kedwyn must journey to the fallen city of Amnestria to find answers. All the while, the shadow mark begins to spread and overtake him. Kedwyn must confront the King Below or join him.