This is a full motion video, point and click, dark fantasy crime adventure game inspired by two infamous real life 1940s murder mysteries, the Cleveland Torso Murderer and the murder of actress Elizabeth Short, as well as the real life occult Nazi Thule society. The gameplay is the same as in Ripper (1996), the developer's previous game, where lengthy interactive film-like FMV clips with real life actors tell the story between short puzzle solving segments. The game follows Jim Pearson, a dedicated young FBI agent who, in 1941, joins the agency's newly formed C.O.I. unit, tasked to investigate potential Nazi threats to the U.S. as WWII rages on in Europe. His first assignment is to investigate an American industrialist of German descent, who was contacted by the pro-Nazi Thule Society. While trying to infiltrate the Society, Jim starts suffering from strange and disturbing visions involving an old man who may or may not be the infamous Cleveland Torso Killer, so he contacts his ...