In a place known as Storm Island, Elizabeth Duncan finds herself on a wild adventure, when she is trapped inside a beach-side cave and forced to find a way out. Along the way, she battles dark creatures and discovers hidden ruins. In the end she finds a way out, but also unearths a secret that could save her world.
Excavation is an 8-bit, action-based RPG that contains puzzles and magical combat. The story is told through text boxes that appear at the bottom of the screen.