In some age of mankind, the world has destroyed itself. Civilization is a false veneer; at its core it has become corrupt and hollow. But even in the gloom of mankind's darkest hour, a light shines, burning with the intensity of an exploding comet. Is this truly the end of the world, or are these calamities merely the birth-pangs of a new world-age? Can the world yet find some means of saving itself from itself? And finally, could the great rebirth foretold in prophecies and spoken of in legends finally come to be? Has the time truly come for the Golden Age Restored?