Grivon D’Gaul wants nothing more than to become The Autocrat, supreme ruler of his solar system, Merkadiah. Unfortunately for him he is still training in The Chais Guild. Somewhere between being the son of the last Autocrat and the best student in his age category, Grivon has his work cut out for him. As Grivon trains, he becomes the target of The Senate, powerful feudal lords bent on maintaining their power. With the help of a new mentor Grivon leaves The Chaos Guild and embarks on a journey to realize his goals, but danger awaits as he prey to a dangerous enemy, is chased by an assassin, and his friends commit the ultimate betrayal.