Syndicate 2012 was developed in the first-person fantasy action genre. The action takes place in the distant year 2069. Power is no longer held by the states – it has been shared among numerous syndicates, constantly fighting for control of the markets. The main war is between three corporations. The plot of the game Syndicate is built on the widespread use of electronics. The fighters have at their disposal not only conventional weapons, they can break the laws of the digital world in which they are located, destroying enemies with the help of hacker techniques.