Nikko Zond, a rebellious teen who lost his mother, is sent to live with his father. Nikko finds out his father is more than just a professor. He is also the head of Veritas (meaning "truth" in Latin). Their agenda is to find the truth of history and protect them. Nikko joins and goes to Paris where a key to how civilization evolved, is waiting. However, a brotherhood determined to stop them, waits in the midst.