Growing her worms is a tricky process for Astrid that needs close supervision. But when Wurmhol was still in his vat, Astrid was arrested by Dayton for having trashed the sidewalk where her worms relieved themselves. And by the time she was released, Wurmhol had grown too big to be kept on a lead! So, she now lets him take himself off for walks in the sewers, where he gobbles up everything he encounters.
GHEIST is an ultra-secret criminal organization that was founded at the end of the 70s by super-rich Doctor Sigmund Gheist. In order to increase its numbers, it has decided to take control of Clint City and its gangs by hook or by crook.