Counterplot Theory was earlier known as Forsaken. Their E.P ‘Disengage’ & ‘Hemispheres’ proved a point that the band is willing to produce different sound. With the influences ranging from Megadeth, Lamb Of God, Eternal Tears Of Sorrow, Opeth, Porcupine Tree and more, each one of the sounds can be heard. The EP was received. The single ‘Desolated Dreams’ became part of two metal compilations (Brutal Bengal & Unholy India Metal) featuring a few International bands.