Murphy – just Murphy – was doing time for white collar crime when the zombie apocalypse broke out. The government, desperate for a cure for the zombie virus, started experimenting on prisoners. That's when Murphy got bitten. Well, mauled really, by a horde of the undead. But he survived. That may mean Murphy is the key to a cure, and restoring the world to a semblance of what it used to be. But did humanity's salvation have to be in the form of such a complete and total jerk?