A cataclysmic event, now remembered only as`The Midnight', led to the collapse of civilization.
Now, centuriesafter, the remnant of a mega-city named Paradiso, is the only place on earthwhere humanity still thrives.
When Jack Kryznan arrives at the outskirts with amysterious device capable of bringing dead technology to life, his arrival setsoff a power struggle that threatens to embroil the human settlers, bioniccreatures known as Guardians and Paradiso herself.
Jack and his companions willbegin their journey of self-discovery through this living city even as the cityitself strives to understand what it means to bealive. Collects issues 1 through4.