"Night In The Woods takes place in Possum Springs, a deadend backwater town left behind by a crumbling mining industry, where there are few jobs and the future is bleak for those who stay. Mae the cat is a college dropout who returns home to reclaim her teenage life with her friends who haven't left: Bea, who stayed home from college to take over the imperiled family business. Gregg and Angus are highschool sweethearts, desperate to leave their hometown behind forever. And there's the weird kid, Germ. No one knows what his deal is.
But what Mae finds is that life and her friends moved on while she was away. Strange things are happening to her and to the town. And there's something in the woods up behind the park that might mean an end to all of it.
Night In The Woods is a story about letting go and holding on. "