Two long years have passed since Dylan Hunt emerged from the long night into the light of a universe that had passed him by. Re-establishing the New Systems Commonwealth has been an immense task and many a roadblock has been set in his way. But now the signing of 50 worlds in a Commonwealth charter his about to take place on the Andromeda Ascendant, what could possibly go wrong at this point? Much it seems. A darkness emerges and brings with it a fight, Dylan and crew must travel the Tunnel At the End Of the Light.