When the Guurundian Empire invades Earth, they decide humans are useless and unpleasant-until they discover humanity's gift for paperwork.
One thousand years later, Zac Bingley, office worker, is assigned the task of locating the ancient and long-lost Form-001, by Oolulang, his tyrannical
To add to Zac's woes, Oolulang encourages him to form a romantic relationship with his co-worker Wex Kowalski for the sole purpose of breeding more employees. What Oolulang doesn't know is that Zac and Wex hate each other.
Zac, Wex and Corley (a new intern) set off on an unnamed space transporter owned by a mysterious pilot who calls himself Dan. While on their enforced adventure, they encounter the strange inhabitants of the Empire while navigating the bloated and inefficient galactic wide bureaucracy.
Along the way they discover Form-001 is more important than they assumed, Dan isn't who he appears to be, Wex may not hate Zac as much as she first thought, and Zac, whether he likes it or not, might be the unexpected savior of the galaxy.