Bayek travels to the Faiyum to hunt his next target, the member of the Order of Ancients known as The Crocodile.
Bayek must find Apollodorus's informant in the Faiyum in order to discover the identity of his next target, the Crocodile. The Faiyum has been brought to its knees through a combination of economic corruption and violent oppression. Egyptians are being stripped of their lands and culture. Over it all looms the shadow of the Crocodile.