Masumi, Earth’s most formidable Realm Knight, travels to New York in search of a Supraneutralizing Astral Reaper. These “Snares” hunt the most powerful Highborns for sport, and Masumi believes Robyn is the next target. Together, Masumi and Robyn defeat the Snare. But in doing so, they discover that Robyn wasn’t his true target. There is a more powerful Highborn archer in NYC – one that remains hidden in the shadows, plotting her revenge for Robyn’s sins of the past.