You are a federal agent in one of the most dangerous towns in the United States: New York City. Set in 1931, Empire City: 1931 puts you in the driver's seat because you are sent to hunt several different criminals in New York City. You have the ability to shoot and kill someone, but, it won't come easy. You have to quickly follow each arrow, which points you to the criminal, or else they will cause more trouble. Make sure that doesn't happen.