Conan Acheronian Edition
Know, oh prince, that between the years when the oceans drank Atlantis and the gleaming cities, and the years of the rise of the Sons of Aryas, there was an Age undreamed of, when shining kingdoms lay spread across the world like blue mantles beneath the stars — Nemedia, Ophir, Brythunia, Hyperborea, Zamora with its dark-haired women and towers of spider-haunted mystery, Zingara with its chivalry, Koth that bordered on the pastoral lands of Shem, Stygia with its shadow-guarded tombs, Hyrkania whose riders wore steel and silk and gold. But the proudest kingdom of the world was
Aquilonia Nemedia, reigning supreme in the dreaming west.
Welcome to the Hyborian Age! The Hour of the Dragon has passed. In the aftermath, a group of Nemedian deserters became entangled in sorcerous plots. Seven heroes now lie dead, while two have gone missing. Two sorcerers, a mad alchemist, a Stygian assassin and a swordsman returned from the gates of Hell sail on. They struggle against a cult of corruption and decay. Strange alliances and pacts have been made in the shadows. Is all knowledge worth having? Will the support of ancient powers later require a terrible payment? Perhaps the true enemy always lies within…