Meanwhile Riddick follows the path of fallen systems by the Necromongers and comes to the planet Elmiron, which is under siege by Vaako. Riddick finds himself allying with a ghost from his past, Captain Fry. Madelyn Fry, Carolyn Fry’s sister, has been determined to push back the oncoming attacks. To her shock, the story unfolds about her sister’s disappearance and Riddick offers his help in return for Carolyn’s sacrifice. The trap is set and the snare is placed, Vaako takes the bait lured off planet in pursuit of Riddick and a team of resistance fighters to an uncharted planet in ruins. All the while Cad Bane is following quickly onto Riddick’s trail from the movements of the Necromonger army bringing him to Elmiron and following close behind.