Painkiller: Resurrection is a stand-alone game, following in the steps of the original Painkiller but having a new protagonist and offering a new gameplay style, new enemies and new weapons. The company of an ally, whose voice guides you through the game is also a new feature.
You play the role of former CIA agent William "Wild Bill" Sherman. After having failed completely in your last mission, which led to a bus full of civilians' as well as your deaths, you find yourself stranded in Purgatory.
Female spirit Elyahim takes a liking on you however, and guides you through the unholy realm in a quest to "purge" the Purgatory, by eliminating the major demons.
There are three possible endings, based on the story's development. You are bound to experience hours of excitement and terror in your epic struggle against overwhelming odds. Can you make it to the best ending possible?