Generation Zero (2016 series) #01-5 [SET] — Volume 01: We Are The Future (All Variant "B" Covers)

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Ready...Set...Riot!

Years ago, the children of the experimental strike team known as Generation Zero were taken from their families by Project Rising Spirit, a private weapons contractor, and raised to be psychic soldiers.

After years of taking orders, they have fought for and won their freedom.

Now, the world's most wanted teenagers have pledged to protect each other tooth and claw, while using their extraordinary abilities to right wrongs for a generation without a future...

To fight for kids, just like them.

One of those kids is Keisha Sherman, whose boyfriend just turned up dead after a suspicious car crash in Rook, Michigan!

A newly booming tech town that sprang from rags to super-riches seemingly overnight.

When Keisha makes a desperate plea into her webcam, the local high school suddenly finds itself with several unusual new students...

But as word of Generation Zero's presence spreads rapidly through the halls, this volatile band of teenage upstarts is about to discover that they're far from the most extraordinary thing lurking behind Rook's stainless-steel facade...

New York Times best-selling writer Fred Van Lente and blockbuster artist Francis Portela launch four highly specialized superhuman soldiers into their most dangerous mission yet: high school!

 

 

Collecting issues #1-5, All Variant "B" Covers.

 

 

Generation Zero (2016 series) #1 (Variant "B" Cover - Stephen Mooney)
By Fred Van Lente & Francis Portella. 
“We are the Future” pt 1 (of 5)  
Because you demanded it! Exploding out of the pages of HARBINGER WARS comes AN ALL-NEW ONGOING SERIES starring GENERATION ZERO from New York Times best-selling writer Fred Van Lente (IVAR, TIMEWALKER) and blockbuster artist Francis Portela! If you have a problem... If your parents won’t help… And if your cause is worthy… Log onto network #ZERO…because Generation Zero is listening. Years ago, the children of the experimental strike team known as Generation Zero were taken from their families by Project Rising Spirit, a private weapons contractor, and raised to be psychic soldiers. After years of taking orders, they have fought for and won their freedom. Now, the world’s most wanted teenagers have pledged to protect each other tooth and claw, while using their extraordinary abilities to right wrongs for a generation without a future… To fight for kids, just like them. One of those kids is Keisha Sherman, whose boyfriend just turned up dead after a suspicious car crash in Rook, Michigan – a newly booming tech town that sprang from rags to super-riches seemingly overnight. When Keisha makes a desperate plea into her webcam, the local high school suddenly finds itself with several unusual new students… But as word of Generation Zero’s presence spreads rapidly through the halls, this volatile band of teenage upstarts is about to discover that they’re far from the most extraordinary thing lurking behind Rook’s stainless-steel facade...
Generation Zero (2016 series) #2 (Variant "B" Cover - Tom Muller)
By Fred Van Lente & Francis Portella. 
“We are the Future” pt 2 (of 5)  
They’ve infiltrated, assassinated, and overthrown… Now this reformed covert strike team of teenage walking warheads have set their sights on a dangerous new mission: high school! In the secretive tech oasis of Rook, Michigan, who can a teenager trust? Not the police… Not the teachers… And definitely not the parents. So when high schooler Keisha Sherman’s boyfriend turns up dead in an accident gone awry, she makes a desperate plea…and Generation Zero have heeded her call! But, with precision-honed military training and a taste for subverting authority, can this squad of high-powered, teenage superhumans infiltrate Rook undetected? Or is their very presence about to draw another of the town’s billion-dollar secrets into the light of day? THE FUTURE OF VALIANT continues as New York Times best-selling writer Fred Van Lente and acclaimed artist Francis Portela launch the most volatile superteam in comics into their first, mind-blowing monthly series!
Generation Zero (2016 series) #3 (Variant "B" Cover - Tom Muller)
By Fred Van Lente & Francis Portella. 
“We are the Future” pt 3 (of 5)  
Fast times for Valiant’s volatile teenage strike squad! Generation Zero came to Rook, Michigan to investigate a strange death…and the clues have led them into the halls of an even stranger high school! But only one person knows what really happened to Keisha Sherman’s tragically deceased boyfriend: Rook High’s reigning queen bee! Now, this reformed squad of walking warheads will have to forgo their usual military tactics…and wage a psychic infiltration into the mind of Rook’s most popular teenager! But, as they experience the truth through her eyes, what even darker revelations might spill forth about a town where murder, deception, and deceit lurk behind every picket fence? Out of the pages of HARBINGER WARS, Project Rising Spirit’s tempestuous team of super-powered radicals is about to get slayed by the bell – courtesy of New York Times best-selling writer Fred Van Lente and red-hot artists Derek Charm and Francis Portela!
Generation Zero (2016 series) #4 (Variant "B" Cover - Tom Muller)
By Fred Van Lente & Francis Portella. 
“We are the Future” pt 4 (of 5)  
It’s a hell of a day in the neighborhood.  The darkness bubbling beneath the miraculous town of Rook, Michigan is beginning to surface. As Generation Zero closes in on the vicious force abducting and killing teenagers, they quickly discover that this self-proclaimed utopia has been hiding a deep and disturbing secret that could destroy them all! But as the truth takes shape, will this reformed strike squad bring their first case to a close peacefully…or with a bang large enough to register on the Rictor scale?  The heat is on as New York Times best-selling writer Fred Van Lente (ARCHER & ARMSTRONG) and acclaimed artist Francis Portela (FAITH) light a fire under Valiant’s teenage superteam!
Generation Zero (2016 series) #5 (Variant "B" Cover - Tom Muller)
By Fred Van Lente & Francis Portella. 
“We are the Future” pt 5 (of 5)  
We Live for Destruction!  Generation Zero has finally pinpointed the silent evil that has infiltrated Rook High School…but it’s not going down without a fight! Now, every corner of this idyllic techtown is about to become a war zone as Cronus, Telic, Animalia, and Cloud hit back with the force of four walking hydrogen bombs and show the world why this one group of reformed commandos aren’t just dangerous… They’re disorderly!  Generation Zero’s first field mission is about to come crashing down…but not before New York Times best-selling writer Fred Van Lente and breakout artist Francis Portela send them hurtling toward their next target!