In the underground community of Xanadu, fiction is outlawed. Led by the sinister Dr Axel, the Dewey Data Capital (DDC) Government has decreed that facts are paramount in the Republic.

But when Sybil, a Sector 500 worker, chances upon a mysterious pair of lenses, she inadvertently starts a ripple of change. Finding herself in strange company with the Genre Descendants (people blessed – or cursed – with genre-based supernatural abilities, such as shapeshifting), she learns that she too is a GD and can communicate with machines. 

In a bid to overthrow the tyrannical rule of Dr Axel, and rescue their fellow Genre Descendants captured by the DDC, the GDs find themselves trapped in Limbo, a prison maze for Genre Descendants…



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