A man that goes by the name of Genesis is a genius-level chess player. He can think many steps ahead and is considered to be one of the finest champs out there. Along with a brilliant mind, he's also got a troubled soul and is trying to find ways to cope with that. Teaching underprivileged kids some tips and tricks about chess seems like a perfect way to do something good in life and find purpose. Pretty soon, Genesis becomes something of a mentor for them, a father figure that welcomes them into the big, scary world and shares his own experiences in life. This is one of those classic stories where a man fighting his demons finds redemption in the hearts and minds of teenagers.