The story begins in Maple street, a peaceful neighborhood, when all of a sudden what looks like a meteor flies by
Soon after the meteor, all electricity goes out
Pete Van Horne a resident of Maple street decides to go to another street to check on the power. A little boy named Tommy tells then the people that monsters don't want them to leave.
As every one is arguing over who's the monster a black figure walks slowly down the street, Charlie than shoots the figure with a shot gun that one of the neighbors gave him, but the figure turns out to be Pete Van Horne.
After Pete is shot every one begins arguing over who's the real monster
During all the chaos the monsters than state that the real monsters are the people