Refuge of Embers is a highly interactive visual novel that takes place in a unique fantasy setting. The story follows the renameable main character Biorn as the world he knows gives way to change that causes him to discover a deeper purpose. Biorn lives a simple life with his friends in a remote frontier town at the edge of the known world, an impassable ring of dense forest filled with deadly beasts. Events eventually take place that cause him to journey to the enormous capital city of Faruwine, where he will inevitably encounter many interesting characters and situations. How will Biorn and his friends react to the strange new world they find themselves in?