Benjamin Hostetler is a well known Diesel Mechanic, Farmer and carpenter in his hometown of Somerset County, PA. Benjamin is son to a Randy Hostetler, the Hostetler's family is lined with heritage of European decent, mostly German. Benjamin grew up a hard worker taking care of his mother around the age of 7 because his dad was playing professional football. Benjamin soon learned the traits of hard work and determination. Benjamin was a graduate with a degree in Automotive Engineering from the University of West Virginia, Being a All-American in football and a National Champion in wrestling. Unlike his father he decided not to enter the professional football draft, he became a full-time mechanic for a mechanic shop in Pittsburgh, PA. During a family vacation to visit the middle east, the plane had to take an emergency crash landing killing 95% of the plane occupants including his mother and father. Benjamin eventually was able to escape from the rapid flames and explosions of the plane being destroyed. He had looked around him and seen nothing but chaos, Although the lands of central province of Kopec were nice, the survivors headed eastward towards South Zagoria Benjamin begins his adventures and stories of the wasteland.