A mysterious man goes to a village called Iping, and checks into an inn that is owned and run by Mr. and Mrs. Hall. The man's name is Griffin, a scientist, who spends his time in his room experimenting with different chemicals and formulas. Griffin keeps himself completely bandaged up and wears a fake nose. The villagers of Iping think that he is very peculiar, especially because suddenly weird break-ins and robberies start happening in the village. Follow this thrilling story to find out how things unfold.