The game is a Platformer, and the player must reach the end of the Level without dying. The player can use weapons to kill enemies as well.
A Bio Matter Converter is accidently activated, sending Ratchet and Clank into a Secret Agent Clank Vid-Comic. They find themselves attacked by Megacorp security forces, but they go to the communication station, to send a message to their world. Big AI tells them of the MCGuFIN, which could take them back to their world, however, it was broken into six pieces and was spread across many Vid-Comics. After retrieving the pieces, they go to establish a link in Maximillians Office. However, he leads them into a trap to take the MCGuFIN, which he wants to wreck havoc in their world. The two defeat him and his security, and use the MCGuFIN to go back to an unknown place in their world.