On Ian's 16th birthday, his mother Laurel gifts him and his older brother Barley a staff their father told her to give them when they were both over the age of 16. The staff is revealed to be a wizard staff that can summon their father back to life for 24 hours with a spell. After getting only half his body to return, the wizard staff conks out, and the boys are left with a topless father. Now they must find a way to summon the rest of their father within the 24 hours before it is too late.
Barley is around his mid-teens to early twenties has a stocky, muscular build to him. He has blue skin, long, dark blue hair covered by a black beanie, freckles, a light beard growing on his chin, a black T-Shirt with a colored 'Q' on it covered by a ripped vest surrounded with a variety of patches and pins, army green shorts, a spiked bracelet on his right arm, a brown fingerless glove o his left, black and white shoes, and an indigo armband tattoo around his righ bicep.