Leon Silver is a detective who has been suffereing from depression following the death of his girlfriend and child. Unsure of how to process his grief or move forward in life, Leon makes a series of mistakes that lead to him killing another man in cold blood. Frightened and expecting to be thrown in prison for the rest of his life, he is surprised to learn that he and 4 others with similar stories have been selected to become Earth's heros in a fight against a race of malevolent aliens... Why them? Why Now? Find out in Macchiato!