Global warming has flooded Earth, killing millions. With human manpower severely diminished, the mass production of robotic workers went into full force to assist with rebuilding the devastation around the world. Governmental powers crippled in the wake of the disaster, laws and regulations weren’t properly enforced: in Binary Domain, mankind sits at the bottom of the totem pole. Technological advancement has gone far too far: living, breathing and bleeding humanoid robots known as “hollow children” live secretly among humans, and when a hollow child is publicly exposed, Earth hits a breaking point. The events that unfold will decide if the threads of human life can be unravelled by the mechanical hands of those it created.