One by one they are taken from the room and given a job in the real world. Each job builds on each other but the goal of these people is to create chaos in our world through whatever means necessary and these people are their tools for destruction.
In the first chapter, Simon Archer, a shy cashier, is tasked with the kidnap and murder of the daughter of a beloved governor. Each person is given the choice: perform your job or die yourself. There’s no middle ground.