The Genocide destroyed the entire world as we know it. After destroying the Towers of Magic and the True Heart of the Dragon, magic ceased to be. The world might have been salvaged had it not been for The Genocide destroying the South Wall as well. For with its fall came a demon horde of such unprecedented strength that without magic to combat them, the world died.
Será, Draco, and Fagaras recreated the world, but in new ways that are just beginning to unfold. The one question still raised almost daily is how did Zhavelodin survive, and why did he withhold his magic?