290 years ago, a virus left only a million of Earth’s population alive. Carter, Brody, Cara, and Ray live in a settlement shut off from the outside, but after a group of raiders lays waste to their home, the four friends are forced to separate. They find themselves in the middle of a political struggle between two rival governments seeking control of the area known as the Oldlands – The New World Order, and the Kosty Republic. To control the Oldlands, you have to control the city, which has been taken over by five prominent gangs that must be allied with, or wiped out. Can the four friends twist and bend into the people necessary to survive, or break under pressure?
The Playground launches at McNally Robinson (1120 Grant Ave) on February 7 at 7 p.m. and at Horror Con the following weekend (February 11-12.)