It was a slow burn, indistinguishable from the monotony of everyday life to most. Like so many civilization before them, America’s decay was gradual. It moved like the hour hand, imperceptibly being pulled towards its ultimate end, The Desolation.Mike Girardi and other survivors in the former city of Green Bay struggle to find the will to live in the aftermath. All philosophies and ideologies are stripped to their core. Nothing is sacred anymore.While Mike and his companions attempt to build an oasis of humanity in the wasteland they find themselves in, other groups of survivors find pleasure the vacuum of society. As these opposing forces begin to overlap, it becomes clear that survival has become a burden. The dead are the lucky ones.