Due to appearance of the Profound Heavenly Spiritslash Sword, many races started preparation for war to compete for the treasure. The possession of it could attract a True Spirit-grade existence and cause it to protect their clan and turn it into the strongest tribe in the spirit realm. These True Spirit-grade existences are superior to Immortals from the True Immortal Realm.
After sending ascended cultivators on missions away from the Deep Heaven City, Jin Yue met with another Elder, Lei Luo. He explained him everything, until Holy Sovereign Tian Yuan appeared with his Four Spirit Incense. They knew that Lei Luo was possessed by a purple shadow and set a trap for it. After the purple shadow was captured and extracted, Lei Luo was already dead.