Permafrost was mentioned to have moved down a rank for pointing out that SeaWings might have invaded the Ice Kingdom by the north to Snowfall.
He was later seen with Tundra and made Mink the temporary queen while Snowfall was in Sanctuary. Permafrost was then seen keeping himself scarce from Snowfall in order to prevent himself from dropping further down on the gift of order.
"It's true Queen Diamond was an animus, […] but — but she wouldn't just — that is, she couldn't use her power beyond her one gift to the tribe! She wouldn't, I'm sure of it!"