In Grit, the player controls Marth Elanela, a private detective whom the police turn to when their jurisdiction prevents them from solving the most complicated cases. Marth is a veteran in the fight against crime and is not outspoken. When he receives a mission, he doesn't look for means to reach his end, which is usually to rescue someone. Even though he's old school, he does'nt act like a boomer and rejects new technologies, on the contrary, he makes use of them constantly, using his smartphone to find destinations, communicate with different characters, save clues and read internet manifests. When this is combined with his faithful Colt 1911, the result is profitable for funeral arrangers.