Elyon, the Queen of Meridian, decided to give up her title, but NOT the Crown of Light. Endarno made a shocking move, and assigned a difficult mission for the W.I.T.C.H. gang: to retrieve the Crown of Light from Meridian! The girls were completely torn - should they help their friend, or follow Endarno's orders as Kandrakar's chosen Guardians? Meanwhile, an old friend journeyed through Basiliade to find out who he truly is. With the help of former allies and a dangerous challenge, he reconnected with his past and discovered his true identity along with his powers!