Ascender, Vol. 1: The Haunted Galaxy

Ascender, Vol. 1: The Haunted Galaxy

Powerhouse creative team Jeff Lemire and Dustin Nguyen launch an all new series in Ascender! Set 10 years after the conclusion of Descender's storyline, here magic has taken the place of machinery and the rules are very different indeed... Mila, the daughter of Andy and Effie from Descender, spends her days exploring the lonely wilds of the planet Sampson and trying to stay out of the clutches of the evil disciples of the all powerful vampire witch known only as Mother. But like her parents, Mila doesn't like to play by the rules and when a certain robot pal of her dad's shows up, nothing will ever be the same! With all the scope and heart of the sci-fi classic, Descender, Lemire and Nguyen reunite to take readers on an unforgettable fantasy quest! Collects Ascender #1-5.

Title:Ascender, Vol. 1: The Haunted Galaxy
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9781534313484
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    Ascender, Vol. 1: The Haunted Galaxy Reviews

  • Anne

    Perfect.While Descender was a sci-fi story with a little bit of fantasy elements thrown in, it appears that Ascender will be a fantasy story with a little bit of sci-fi tossed into the mix.And after r...

  • Melissa ? Dog/Wolf Lover ? Martin

    That effing ending 😫. The hell! I need the next one already! Mel 🖤🐶🐺🐾...

  • David Schaafsma

    Back in the Descender world by popular demand, this Star Wars tribute space opera/magic mash-up story takes place 10 years after the Harvester/UGC galactic war. Andy and his daughter, Mila, are visite...

  • Chad

    This took me a while to get into but once it got rolling I really got into it. The first couple of issues are mostly about establishing the new status quo. Magic now rules the galaxy. A powerful witch...

  • Dennis

    2020 re-read:Holy f...! I had forgotten about that shocker towards the end. Oh well, all the fun twice for me then. Nice start to the series. Bandit is still my favorite. I need one of those.*******20...

  • Michael Finocchiaro

    In this sequel to the fantastic Descender, Vol. 1: Tin StarsDescender series by the same team, we are 10 years along in the same galaxy where magic has taken rather violent precedence over machines. M...

  • L. McCoy

    This is how Descender continues without necessarily being Descender, huh?What’s it about?Basically there’s this evil queen who outlaws all technology and she has a religion based around her. There...

  • Valéria.

    I must admit I liked the first volume of Descender more than this, but I somehow feel the whole story is going to be much, much better. The places are familiar but different, flashbacks are very helpf...

  • Kayla (BOOKadoodles)

    Damn. That escalated quickly....

  • RedL.

    A gazillion stars I don't even know where to begin. I was so devastated by the end of Descender it took me a while to digest all the emotions, and you readers know what I am talking about. It was har...