The fog has descended and the rain is beating down hard. From the nothingness, the enemies begin to approach. This can only mean one thing; you are in Silent Hill now, and it doesn’t want to let you leave.
Our protagonist is named Murphy Pendleton, a convicted criminal who is in prison, but you are not sure why. Following a riot in the prison, several inmates are scheduled for relocation; Murphy is one of them. However, during the bus journey the driver has to slam on the emergency brakes as the road disappears from in front of him. The bus crashes, Murphy is freed and so begins our descent into Silent Hill.