When Baam and co board a boat towards Eduan, Khun explains why Kiseia hates him. She was his younger cousin who was adopted by his branch. Kiseia and Khun helped Khun's sister eliminate her rivals until he met Maria, who asked Khun for help becoming a princess. After Khun betrayed her by helping Maria, his sister killed herself. Khun felt guilty following the affair, and she appeared later as his sworn enemy.
Androssi also explains she used to be an orphan until she was adopted by a nice couple. One day the Snake Charmer came to her and offered to make her a princess. She accepted, and it strangled her parents and killed them. She went on to kill her rivals in order to become the next princess. They make it to Big BreederHwang's territory and Icarus (Rachel) leaves them to search for Yura.
Baam wanders off and finds himself in the central dome of the lighthouse. He meets Young Zahard, who introduces himself as an adventurer and the one destined to become king.