Florian escorts his sister Francesca to a tavern where she is meeting Calix Qintara. During the meeting, Magister Aramis interrupts the conversation to announce that the Invidus siblings are interfering with an ongoing investigation of House Qintara and its possible ties to the Venatori. Florian attempts to placate the Magister before Aramis reveals that Calix is actually a con artist with no ties to House Qintara. Aramis is in turn revealed to also be a con artist. An outraged Florian summons his household guards and attacks the duo before they flee with the focusing gem that Francesca gave Calix. In his attempt to retrieve the gem and kill the thieves, Florian is killed by two Antivan Crows, whom he confronted as the thieves' associates.Florian and his father were in league with the Venatori.