July 18, 2014

Black Market

WHAT IT IS: BLACK MARKET takes place in a world similar to ours, except that some years back vigilante heroes took to the streets to clean up crime and more recently heroes with actual super powers emerged and soon wiped out crime like they were gods on Earth.

Ray Willis is a broken man, a disgraced medical examiner making ends meet by preparing corpses at a funeral parlor. His wife is suffering from MS and it's all Ray can do to make enough money to maintain her medication regimen. To top it off, his scientific genius is being wasted...that is, until his estranged ex-con brother Denny shows up on his doorstep. Denny claims to be cleaned-up and promises a once-in-a-lifetime partnership to a skeptical Ray. Denny claims to have discovered not only the cure for cancer, but a cure for all disease, and not only that, but he has a willing and ready buyer in a pharmaceutical company. The catch? The cure is found in the DNA of "Supers." Ray's desperation to help his wife will lead him down a dark path, which leads to the question, "Do the needs of the many, outweigh those of the few?

Phantom Variant also available!

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