after using an Atlantian platform to destroy the illuminati's headquarters in Denver, the High Council learn that the illuminati have infiltrated Warfang's lower city and are attempting to gain access to the Great dragon temple. the high council believe corrupting cynder using the power of black crystals is the only thing that can stop them, but it requires them to coroperate with the dark master. Dispite Cynder's firce protests, they go ahead with it and corrupt her. when they return from a moon named casprion, the illuminati are scaling the walls. after cynder unleases a firce fury attack on them, they are annilalted.