- Current Status
- In Season
- Richard K. Morgan
- Sci-fi and Fantasy, Fiction
We gave it an A-
Disillusioned soldier Takeshi Kovacs quits a gruesome war and lands corporate backing to treasure-hunt for a Martian spaceship.
Logline Three Kings meets Aliens
Source of Angst Radiation poisoning: ”It isn’t easy running when every cell in your body is trying to shut down and die.”
Key Concepts Digitally stored consciousness, smart nano-weaponry
Lowdown Morgan’s hard-boiled style is formulaic, but the cinematic prowess of his futuristic antihero is a worthy counterbalance.