After a brief and unfortunate encounter with a strange and dangerous creature, Derrick Fosters is convinced to move from his small suburban town to the big city of Riverdale. Just a college student and student teacher, Derrick never asked for his life to be any different but unlucky chance has attacked him. Loud and busy on the streets, Derrick can blend like anyone else; however, off the streets and under the dark, dangerous creatures unknown to the streets are plotting their next move. It just never fails that Derrick is somehow pulled into the affairs of two notorious organizations controlling the city, but that's no the real question. Who turned Derrick into one of them, why, and are they coming after him?