Exal, aided by her friends, investigated the Rakatan ruins which contained the Star Forge Map.
They underwent trials of both cunning and lethal and triumphed. Then they learned from an ancient computer program that the Rakatans not only left a map to get to the Star Forge, but blueprints on how to construct one! However, these blueprint fragments are also scattered throughout the galaxy.
The heroes have realized they have unwittingly entered a race for these blueprints with the prize containing powerful and dangerous knowledge!