From the back of the book:
When the son of a prominent city figure is murdered, a party of investigators are hired to find out why and by whom. As they begin to unravel the mystery surrounding the young man’s death, they quickly find themselves beset by forces far beyond anything they ever could have imagined.
Death of a King is a Horror Action themed adventure for the Xenoplicity roleplaying game. Set on Earth, in the days prior to the Great Harvest, players can use this adventure as a modern day standalone game or bring surviving characters forward in time to the post-apocalypse future of Earth as depicted in the core game.