In "Thorrows - Beneath the Shadows" you're playing the role of a cunning thief named Gren. Greed. Violence is festering in the world of Thorrows. While the authorities exploit the working class, the only way to avoid starvation and suffering leads to criminal activity. Initially Gren only tries to enrich himself, but he soon steps into the struggle for power fueled by dark and ancient forces. The whole world happens to collapse - nature seems to have turned mankind against itself. Eventually, devious mysteries and deceptions cause Gren to wonder whether all he knows is actually true.