Brian Wood! Mack Chater! On the run from the Forty Swords, Dag and Elsbeth fall back to the wilds of Northern Europe and shelter with a secretive group of mountain warriors. Elsbeth learns the history of the sword she carries, and we get a glimpse at the woman she's destined to become. Brian Wood and Mack Chater team up again! A premiere format: 28 story pages.