When Geralt's mare, Roach, dies in the course of a long journey, the witcher has no choice but to stay on at the Crossroads village. It quickly turns out that this settlement in the middle of nowhere is a place of conflict between two groups of bandits. What will Geralt do? Will he sympathize with one side, let them butcher each other or maybe he will try to bring the feuding bands together? Whatever he chooses, he will not escape a difficult decisions which affect the lives of the people he has came across.