Ever since the "Night of the Falling Stars," things have not been going well for the people of the Darkside of Xeen. The Tyrant Alamar appeared shortly after that night and deposed Queen Kalindra, ruler of the humans. The Dragon Pharaoh's pyramid has been besieged by Alamar's army, and rebel monsters are ravaging the country side and destroying the travel pyramids. Humans, and their ilk, have been confirned to the slums of Castleview. And now fate has elected you and your friends so carry a message of vital importance to one of the few people who can still make a difference.