Torchlight is a new game with many fascinating features to it. You have journeyed to this far away land known as torchlight in search of Ember a rare and powerful ore that runs through the planet. When you arrive you encounter two heroes, Brink and Syl, who are trying to fight off a monster invasion in the towns mine. Syl becomes injured, and Brink charges in to get his revenge. Your job is to chase in after him for support. In the great battle fought Brink is turned into a great beast by Syl's former mentor Master Alric.