A bank teller discovers that he's actually an NPC inside a brutal, open world video game.
In the extremely popular video game, Free City, a NPC named Guy learns the true nature of his existence when he meets the girl of his dreams, a human player. This player's interactions with Guy has massive affects on him, the game, and real world as they play it.
Brimming with optimism and positive energy, single bank teller Guy has spent nearly all his uneventful life wishing he were one of the cool people wearing sunglasses--people who run his town. But, one day, Guy has a chance encounter with mysterious Millie, the woman of his dreams, and just like that, he's on the brink of making an eye-opening, life-altering discovery. Now, to win her heart, all that Guy has to do is take control of his life, one step at a time. And then, out of the blue, Millie decides to drop a bombshell. However, is she telling the truth? Above all, if life is nothing but a game, what will it take for ordinary Guy to level up and get the girl?