The player starts the game by generating an avatar from different backgrounds, professions, and skills. While visiting a museum curator in Cairo the player character has a vision of of a sarcophagus and blacks out. One week later they reawaken to find out that the curator has been murdered, an ancient dagger had been stolen, and that they had been missing for the entire time. They then set out to uncover the mystery they have been involved in.
The game's dialogue and plot will branch based on the character's background and talents.