Escaping Carcosa is a story about two groups of individuals. One group is a set of investigators in the city of Seattle. They seek to free those that are trapped within the game known as Carcosa Online. The other group is a handful of players who joined the online game on the launch day, only to be trapped inside this death game. Will those inside succumb to the horrors that exist within this online hellscape or will those trapped be able to fulfill their hopes of Escaping Carcosa.