The main character is a man called Sam Gibson who hardly remembers his past before becoming a hire Solo. In 2022 (during Fourth Corporate War) Arasaka wants him dead. Gibson was framed for murder, and he must find out who is behind it. A woman named Ka, a Netrunner, helps him and communicates with him during the game.
This is a platform game with RPG elements. The player can walk and run left and right, jump, crouch and climb up and down. Weapons or melee are used. The player can take weapons, armor, implants and other items from killed opponents. Medical kits help restore health. Gibson can hack things, it looks like a mini game. Player statistics are automatically increased.