Long ago, two brothers fought for control of the Templar and plunged the Dark Lands into chaos and tyranny. Now, on the brink of restoration and victory...Karic and Cassius, Leito and Pilot grapple over which noble mouse deserves to wield the sacred Mark of Kuhl-En and lead the final assault on the palace. One will win. One will die. And the hearts of those who survive will be forever changed.