When Searrus Ribbone, a somnolent demon, is approached with the whereabouts of a past mortal love by a perishing devil, the protagonist must bend to the depraved appetite of such a fiend if the truth is to be unearthed. Pillaging eyes and limbs in the satisfaction of his new director of dark ambition, Searrus finds his hands dripping and tarnished with the stolen souls of superlative demon kings, only to be fed to this malicious beast. Left to plunder amid the dark corners of what is known as a decaying wasteland, his voyage to discover his late love becomes veiled in doubt and of the hopeless. Stricken beneath the weight of plague and fear, this tedious demon of pale horns must confront hungry horror. A cruel realm, the swindle of a merciless malefactor and an affection enduring demon all tie into a conclusive finale.