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Updated: 2018-04-15

The world is dying. Every day, the Moon’s orbit deteriorates. With science unable to provide answers, people turn to the Old Ways for salvation, to gods and demons, manifest ideals that dwell in an immaterial otherworld and see humans as pawns in their myriad schemes and overwrought ambitions.

In the frontier town of Torsten, on the edge of the Fifth Circle of Malkuth, one such plot nears its conclusion. At its centre stands Emily Fomalhaut, whose fragmented identity hides secret powers; the Princess Phantasia Caelestis, who believes herself the saviour of the world; and a gathering of individuals too convenient to be coincidence.

Poets, authors and artists, scientists, soldiers and scholars, priestesses, pranksters and private investigators: all find themselves drawn into the grand designs of Dionysus, as he shapes their lives to ensure humanity a favourable fate. A fate none of them asked for and all of them question.

To escape it, they must find an alternative—but to find an alternative, they must first find themselves…