Days Gone is an open-world action game set in the high-desert of the Pacific Northwest two years after a mysterious global pandemic has decimated the world; killing most but transforming millions into mindless; feral creatures. Survivors live in a world where resources are scarce; violence and murder are common and Freakers roam the wilderness.
Players face this violent; new world as Deacon St. John; a bounty hunter; a Drifter who lives in the lawless wilderness outside the civilian encampments. Deacon survives by using skills learned before the world ended; riding for the Mongrels MC; an outlawed motorcycle club; where violence and mayhem were part of the riding the open road.
At the center of it all; Days Gone is an exploration of how any of us would react to these harsh conditions; and exploration of loss; love; friendship; revenge and desperation – learning that surviving isnt living. For Deacon especially; its a struggle to ensure that