The Neverending Story 3: Escape From Fantasia is the second sequel to 1984 fantasy film The Neverending Story. It depicts the story of Bastian Balthazar Bux (Jason James Richter), a young boy whose step-sister Nicole (Melody May) is displeased at having a new family. Starting high school, he has become the preferred victim of the Nasties, a gang of bullies led by Slip (Jack Black). While hiding out in the school library to escape them, he finds The Neverending Story, a book that transports the reader to the fantasy land of Fantasia. As the Nasties are about to find him, he uses the book to escape. After arriving in Fantasia, Bastian reunites with old friends Falkor (Gordon Robinson) and the gnomes Engywook (Tony Robinson) and Urgl (Moya Brady). However, the Nasties also find the Neverending Story book and use their cruelty to attack the land with fireballs and a storm. Will Bastian be able to restore order in Fantasia?