ACT I: In a post-apocalyptic land consumed by "Rottens", a simple farmer and his teenage daughter struggle to survive. Meanwhile, an unruly gang make a plan to kidnap and sell the daughter for their own selfish profit. With the farmer/gang confrontation, a wicked tornado approaching, and "Rottens" everywhere - who will get out alive?
ACT II: Jebediah conspires with his men, vowing to personally avenge his brother's death. Meanwhile, in an effort to save her father's life, Emma takes Glenn to the freakish community of Shambles. With Jebediah hot on their trail, time brutally against them, and more "Rottens" closing in, will Emma save her father in time?
ACT III: In the hopes of finding a cure for her father, Emma and Skinny make their way to Doctor Emerson's mansion. Upon their arrival, they are unenthusiastically greeted by Emerson and his assistant, Rusty. However, after Emma is ambushed and kidnapped by Jebediah and his gang, will the new acquaintances work together to get her back?
ACT IV: Back at Jebediah's base camp, his posse celebrates while Emma is helplessly locked away in a cage. Meanwhile, Rusty and Skinny sneak into the camp and meet Leo, who agrees to help them. Using the Rottens as a diversion, will their crazy plan to rescue Emma work?
ACT V: Emma and her new friends return to Shambles, hoping to save her father. Jebediah has other plans. A brief glimpse into the past, before the apocalypse, reveals Glenn's and Jebediah's falling out. In the climactic finale, who will prevail? Our heroes or our villain?