Gavan is one of three prisoners to escape from Sunstone Rock. After escaping, Gavan flees to Brightmarket. However, he is attacked by his former partner Hashiv, who has since claimed the smuggling operation for himself and suspects Gavan of being a spy. On orders to kill Gavan, the Nora Aloy fights her way through Hashiv and his men before confronting Gavan. By this point, Gavan has already been mortally wounded by Hashiv. When confronted by Aloy, Gavan says he only regrets getting caught before succumbing to his injuries.