The entire Thusian world is thrown into chaos as the impending Chriö Trials draw near. The new Keeper has yet to discover any vital information that could help The Four in their quest to defeat Xavier and the Seekers. As Nicholas enters Vanderbilt University, his personal life seems to spiral out of control. He continues to struggle with protecting the ones he loves, while accepting that he is the one responsible for putting them in the greatest danger imaginable. Will he be able to prove that The Seven has been formed once and for all? And who truly controls the ultimate power to defeat the Seekers?