Heist follows the story of a criminal who was bailed out of jail by a mysterious man. The criminal must form a team to perform tasks for this mysterious man, including robberies and hits. Choose your team of hackers, lock pickers, gangsters, or ex-military personnel, all with their own specialties and weaknesses. Assignments take the team to several locations, including New York, California, and Nevada. To make the game more difficult, rival gangs and hoodlums will attempt to make life difficult for the team, and Law enforcement will also be after the team as they gain notoriety and eventually attract the attention of the FBI.