Something dark is looming in Brennert County, Georgia. Sheriff Carl Price and ex-mercenary-turned PI Wade griffin know well the other-worldly undercurrent that runs through the small town of Wellman, but with the Blackbournes paying to rebuild their strength, it seems they can breathe a little easier, Just a little. Griffin starts working a case when he stumbles across a massacre at a drug lab, and when price is called to the scene of a brutal triple homicide, it has all the markings of Blackbourne retribution. Before the blood is dry, two more people are torn apart. As the body count rises, Griffin and Price find themselves in the middle of a turn war where billets and black magic are the weapons off choice. Caught between the worlds of monsters and men, Griffin and Price enlist the help of associate Carter Decamp to put an end to to the brewing battle. But the gates of Hell have been opened and the beasts won't be denied their chance to feast.