From the back of the book:
"Now the Darksword Saga comes to life in this all-new fantasy role-playing game that takes you to a time when Magicians and Technologists ruled the world. A companion volume for gamers and non-gamers alike, Darksword Adventures is an indespensable Who's Who guide to the world of Darksword that no fan of the bestselling trilogy will want to be without. Here is the full, never-before-told history of Thrimhallen, the secret texts of its priestly caste and expanded backgrounds of Joram, Bishop Vanya, King Garald, the Duuk-tsarith and much more.
Including a full set of rules and guidelines for play, this single volume contains everything you need to join the adventure. Let the quest for the Darksword begin!"