This is a story that takes place in the Victorian Era where you play as a teen-aged young adult by the name of Hearth. The world is stricken by plague and famine, because of this food is scarce and all of the townspeople are either struggling to stay alive or have already met their fate. The people look to supreme leader and government official, Saint Zayn. However, it turns out the people don't know Saint Zayn as well as they think they do. Hearth finds this out the hard way, having stumbled across something sinister that will forever change the way he must live. Hearth and his two brothers Sarath and Rotty are forced to embark on an unwanted journey to save themselves from Saint Zayn's corruption.