Once upon a time... far to the east of the Dragaeran Empire, four brothers ruled in Fenario:
King László, a good man - though perhaps a little mad;
Prince Andor, a clever man - though perhaps a little shallow;
Prince Vilmos, a strong man - though perhaps a little stupid;
and Prince Miklos, the youngest brother, perhaps a little - no, a lot - stubborn.
Once upon a time there were four brothers - and a goddess, a wizard, an enigmatic talking stallion, a very hungry dragon - and a crumbling, broken-down palace with hungry jhereg circling overhead. And then...