Halo Jones is an ordinary, idealistic young woman living on The Hoop, a poverty-stricken housing project tethered off the point of Manhattan. Desperate for a better life, she escapes - and finds an extraordinary universe waiting for her as she goes from star-cruiser stewardess to frontline soldier.
Alan Moore is perhaps the most respected comic writer working today, having co-created such series for 2000 AD as D.R. & Quinch and Skizz before producing seminal works like Watchmen, V For Vendetta and From Hell. Ian Gibson is one of 2000 AD's most prolific artists, co-creating Robo-Hunter and I Was a Teenage Tax Consultant, as well as regularly illustrating Judge Dredd.