Twenty-something Gora is out for revenge against a group of scientists that have ruined her career. She uses her scientific knowledge to create "beasts" with her rightfully named Beast Machine. Hilarity and adventure ensues. At the same time, middle-aged billionaire Chairman Obelis is trying to figure out a way to use his influence for good. He enters the race to become Governor of Arkansas but finds it difficult appealing to the citizens. In the process, both stories intermingle and find that humanity has not been in control of its own destiny for some time.