Tuesday, July 18, 2017

"Magnus" - The New Robot Fighter

Dynamite Entertainment's "Magnus" #2, available July 19, 2017, is written by Kyle Higgins and Chuck Wendig, with illustrations by Jorge Fornes, Alvaro Sarreseca and covers by Giuseppe Camuncoli, Jorge Fornes:

"...artificial intelligences, rather than becoming our overlords, have settled into an uneasy symbiosis with humanity. They work for us as our colleagues and servants, earning vacation-time, they spend in a boundless digital universe running on human-maintained server farms.

"But not all A.I.s are cool with the deal.

"Enter 'Kerri Magnus', a human psychologist tasked with navigating both worlds in order to bring recalcitrant AIs back into productive society…

"But in the aftermath of a high-profile killing committed by an artificial intelligence, psychologist 'Kerri Magnus' has been tasked by the authorities to play bounty hunter and bringing the rogue 'AI' to justice.

"But inside the AI's virtual world, nothing is quite as it seems - and she risks losing her very sanity the longer she stays inside of it..."

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