Kombo writes: "Darkest of Days is a time-traveling thriller set in multiple time periods. You play as a soldier that was picked up at the Battle of LittleBigHorn due to the fact you were never registered in the battle due to a mix up with transfer papers. You are pulled into the future where you have to sort out some strange historical occurrences due to the fact that the "Father of Time" is missing.
You are picked in DoD because you more or less don't matter to the time continuum. It gives a unique motivation for the character, you don't really matter in terms of the stream of time but you are given the opportunity to Quantum Leap between key, bloody battles and correct the flow of history. Along the way you learn little historical facts and figures about the events you battle through..."