In 1965, an unexplained phenomenon divided the people in two. Maskless - honest and direct, what you see is what you get, and Masks - shady and never trustworthy, never what they seem to appear. The ensuing conflicts brought the world down to rubble in a matter of decades.
A century later, in 2066, a Bookkeeper roams the desert that used to be called California, looking for a book that is said to get rid of Masks, to bring peace and balance to the world. Can it? Can anyone? In order to answer these questions, the Bookkeeper must find the book. And so, his journey begins.