A group of Gates was uncovered in the course of an archaeological dig that took place many years ago. People quickly came to the conclusion that these ancient passages lead to other realms and dimensions, offering those who are brave and reckless the opportunity to discover treasures that cannot be measured. Near the excavation site, a small village called Rynoka was established as a commercial centre to provide a safe haven for travellers and a market for the treasures they had worked so hard to acquire.
Moonlighter is an action role-playing game (RPG) with rogue-lite elements. The game follows the day-to-day activities of Will, an adventurous shopkeeper who has aspirations of becoming a hero.