Seven friends, struggling with late 20′s, early 30′s life find themselves in terrifying danger when a long-dead loved one is magically resurrected and starts devouring souls. To make matters worse, three of them have been granted the power of the ninja, and now must lead the fight against a power they cannot hope to vanquish. If they fail, the undead will overrun their little town, and maybe the world.
My name’s Akemi. Number 29 to my keepers her at the Citadel. Should I be grateful to be alive at all? Grateful that I’m not expelled and left to die outside on the surface? Yeah, right. The Citadel may be everybody’s dream, but not mine. More like my nightmare. That is until He showed up. Who, or more importantly, what he is I don’t know, but taking crap from anyone isn’t one of his problems. So I say why not tag along for the ride? Maybe he can do what nobody’s ever done before – defeat the Citadel and give me the chance to get the hell off of this barren rock to freedom. Maybe. First thing’s first though. Top on his agenda, find somebody named Loki, and second, try and figure out why he didn’t die in something called…Ragnarok?
Crime is at an all-time high across the globe. Wars, disease, and drugs run rampant through nearly every nation. There is one person at the center of all of these things. His name is Korath. For more than two thousand years Korath has waged his war to dominate the planet. He has come close to victory more than once.
I am the one that has prevented that victory. I am the Acolyte.
Created with the need to use a human host to survive, I provide my hosts with mental and physical abilities far exceeding those of any normal human. Over the centuries, I have had many hosts. Together we have waged a battle against Korath where the stakes are nothing less than the fate of the human race. These are…