Duncan MacLeod turns into embroiled in an experience, which takes him to the Temple of the Feathered Serpent in Teotihuacan – a spot of puzzle and unexplained historic occasions.
Having bought an extraordinary set of old South American llama statues, Duncan is blind to their ritual importance to an immortal Olmec, named Kawill, whom he met within the nineteenth-century.
Kawill believes that, simply because he's an Immortal, he's additionally destined to turn into a god. Having sought for such a lot of his immortal existence for a different codex – a collection of directions for an occasion which happened in nearly the yr seven hundred advert at Teotihuacan -- he intends to copy the darkish ritual, written on that codex, within the Olmec language, and forestall time, because the Aztecs understood it.
Duncan doesn't take Kawill, or his ideals, very heavily – a place he speedy involves remorse while Kawill and his affiliate, Estela assault the barge and endanger Tessa and their guest.
With Duncan and Richie fired up and able to take heads, they're nearly blindsided whilst Horton – a renegade Watcher, bent at the destruction of all Immortals, crosses their paths, unexpectedly.
With Tessa and their visitor lacking, and time working out, Duncan fears he's taking part in into the palms of Kawill with each one circulate he makes. Can Duncan cease this Immortal, on the temple of the Feathered Serpent and on his phrases, prior to time is up?