During the beginning of the 21st Century, humanity had developed the scientific technology to create artificial life. Unfortunately Mr. K, a genius scientist gone mad, has found a terrible way to put this technology to evil use! He has created war-like bodies and formed a powerful unstoppable military, which has taken control of the United Nations city Atlantis and claimed it as Mr. K\'s base of operations. The UN has responded by sending in its Special Forces Officers, Ben and Andy, to secretly enter Atlantis and destroy the city using Sigma, a newly developed time bomb. Plant the bombs in each stage before their timer goes off!
- Crack Down was originally an arcade game, released in 1989.
- The full names of the two playable characters are Andy Attacker and Ben Breaker. No, really.