The epic conclusion of the award-winning Avernum series. Avernum is a world underground. It is a nation of people living in an enormous warren of tunnels and caverns far below the surface of the world. Once a prison colony for rebels and thugs it is now a wild frontier full of adventurous souls looking for wealth fame and magical power. Avernums sole link to the surface world: a single magical portal small and difficult to maintain.And then the Blight came. Almost overnight the mushrooms Avernum needed to feed itself withered and died. Then the denizens of the low tunnels the savage reptilian Slithzerikai emerged. Sensing weakness they struck destroying much of a weakened Avernum and creating waves of hungry desperate refugees. Now chaos and hunger stalk this land and none seem to be able to find a solution or a way to stop the Slith Horde.In the midst of all of this chaos you joined the army. You had a good simple reason: Soldiers get food. And yet through a run of good (or bad) fortune you find that you have a chance to discover and confront Avernums enemies. The nation of Avernum is rapidly approaching its final destiny and you will be at the center of events. Can you save your homeland And if Avernum survives what will become of itAs you wander the gigantic world of Avernum you will experience:1. An enormous world. Hundreds of quests dozens of dungeons and enemy fortresses and multitudes of characters.2. A fascinating storyline full of surprises treachery and epic battles.3. Many unique encounters. Not just mindless hack and slash. Many unusual enemies that will require clever tactics to defeat.4. Rich game system with over 50 spells and battle disciplines many character building options and powerful secret skills to unlock.5. Unique game world. Unique races and settings make Avernum different from any RPG out there.6. Experience with previous Avernum games is completely unnecessary to enjoy Avernum 6.