While ten years in to a forty year sentence for arson, he is able to escape and begins working with two prominent crime figures of the Peninsula. He soon realizes that this island is a place of work and expensive play and majority of the citizens were just getting by. John falls in love with Madonna but as he himself becomes more prominent he attracts the attention of a Monster, a plagued vigilante who tries to injure John any time he can.
The Beast rules the streets with his hardcore and brutal way of beating down the lucrative immoral people of the Peninsula. While John evades the Beast he learns that the city has different puppeteers controlling the way the Peninsula is organized, but the Villain has a different plan for everyone.