James Bond is reportedly killed in action during a mission in Turkey and his boss, M, writes an obituary with a heavy heart. She loses a list of MI6 assets, compromising undercover agents around the world. This dereliction of duty puts M in the firing line. News filters through that Bond isn't dead at all and M engages him to track down the menacing cyber terrorist Raoul Silva. Working alongside Q and a junior agent called Eve, Bond traverses the globe in search of Silva and unearths dark secrets from M's past.