Eden: It's an Endless World! (GN 1)
Title: Eden: It's an Endless World!
Volume: GN 1
Distributor: Dark Horse Comics
Release date: 2005-11-02
Suggested retail price: $12.95
Age rating: 18+
Eden Volume One is both a brilliant love song to the post-apocalyptic survival genre and the beginning of a deep exploration on man's role in the natural order. In the near future, a large portion of humanity is wiped out by a brutal, new virus that hardens the skin while dissolving internal organs. Those who aren't immune are either severely crippled or allowed to live with cybernetically enhanced bodies. Taking advantage of a world in chaos, a paramilitary force known as the Propater topples the United Nations and seeks world domination. Elijah, a young survivor searching for his mother, travels towards the Andes Mountains with an artificially intelligent combat robot. When he encounters a group of anti-Propater freedom fighters, a maelstrom of unique characters unfolds. Graphic, cyberpunk, and philosophical, Eden is a place where endearing heroes face a constant struggle for survival and violent surprises wait around every corner!
(added on 2005-07-13, modified on 2005-07-13)
- Reviewed by Carlo Santos (February 28, 2006)
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