The battle of Kimluck comes to an end, and with it, one leg of the wayward journey. Heading south on their way to the eastern part of the continent, Orphen and friends stop at the Ledgeborne Hot Spring Village, the foremost hot springs of the continent. But when everything Orphen owns is stolen on the way there, he ends up having to work off his stay at the inn he had reserved. In the process, he'll discover the truth and the dark side of the hot spring town. There's an unsettling air in this sightseeing town, where the cold winds of autumn are starting to blow.