John Needem is an average guy in Michigan,, him, his parents, and his brother lived on a farm where they grew a variety of crops and raised pigs and cows. Life was simple. but Johns brother got rebellious and started talking about going to Chernarus to fight in some war he didn't even understand, He was mad at the world and nobody knew why. Eventually John's brother ended up running away to Chernarus and the family just wasn't the same. Time passed and the family started getting more worried about John's brother and so John himself set off to go and bring his brother back.