Still grappling with the shocking reality of being the only mortal in the land of the dead, Shard undergoes a series of action-packed encounters in Issue #2 that connect her more deeply with the Underworld. A visit to the infamous Calvum Harrows gives Shard a unique new weapon, just in time to face her first crisis. Shard also meets another trespasser, the fallen Valkyrie Kier. Meanwhile, treachery continues to bloom amid the Court of the Dead, and a dark shadow falls on one of the faction elders. Will the Underworld's bid to Rise, Conquer, Rule fail before it even begins?