They say death is only the beginning. Asher didn't expect it'd be the beginning of bad game shows, pac man scares, and pinball nightmares. After meeting his Reaper, Ethrin, Asher is coerced into signing a contract to survive various games and earn the chance to cheat death. He's suddenly thrown into a world of deaths, betrayal and evil plots. With nothing but his wit and unenthusiastic Reaper, Asher must battle for his life. It certainly isn't how he pictured paying the ferryman but, Asher is literally willing to go through hell and back to breathe again.