Michael is still reeling after the death of his father. Then he discovers secret photos that his father took of a strange building that Michael nicknames "The Chrysalis". Sensing a mystery, Michael sets off to find the building. Along the way, he befriends Alana, who rides a yellow scooter, and Oscar, a skateboarder with reptiles as pets. They help him in his quest to unlock the secrets around his father's death and find a family treasure. But he is not the only one looking for the treasure. Gregoire Wulf, who will stop at nothing to get what he wants, is also on the trail...

Michael is still reeling after the death of his father. Then he discovers secret photos that his father took of a strange building that Michael nicknames "The Chrysalis". Sensing a mystery, Michael sets off to find the building. Along the way, he befriends Alana, who rides a yellow scooter, and Oscar, a skateboarder with reptiles as pets. They help him in his quest to unlock the secrets around his father's death and find a family treasure. But he is not the only one looking for the treasure. Gregoire Wulf, who will stop at nothing to get what he wants, is also on the trail...

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