The year is 2161 and society is on the brink of total collapse. The game has been described as a futuristic vision of an American Civil War. Global warming has taken a toll on the landscape and the country has been divided into competing ideologies on how to move forward. You are Mason Briggs, a demolition expert for the Atlantic Alliance, who believes in the power of cybernetic advancements. The enemy in this battle for the future of the country is the Pacifican army, a genetically altered band of warriors.