Surface Tension (2015 mini-series) #1-5 [SET] — Volume 01: Humanity's Last Gasp (B)

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Alien killers!

Mutated sea monsters!

Humanity's last gasp!

Months after mysterious corals drew 99% of humanity into the sea, a band of survivors ekes out a hollow existence on a remote British island.

When two people are cast up on the beach, completely blue, but very much alive, the island is thrown into turmoil.

What caused the mass extinction event?

How did these two return from the deep, when billions died?

Most importantly, what is the coral, and what does it want with the Earth?

 

 

Collecting the five-issue mini-series, with issue #1 the Variant "B" cover. 

 

 

Surface Tension (2015 mini-series) #1 (of 5) (Variant "B" Cover - Jay Gunn)
By Jay Gunn Story & Art. 
“Humanity's Last Gasp" pt 1 (of 5)
ALIEN KILLERS! MUTATED SEA MONSTERS! HUMANITY’S LAST GASP! Months after mysterious corals drew 99% of humanity into the sea, a band of survivors ekes out a hollow existence on a remote British island. When two people are cast up on the beach, completely blue, but very much alive, the island is thrown into turmoil. What caused the mass extinction event? How did these two return from the deep, when billions died? Most importantly, what is the coral, and what does it want with the Earth? A creeping, psychological horror fable of a planet rebelling against its inhabitants - perfect for fans of The Walking Dead, The Day of the Triffids, and Invasion of the Body Snatchers - Surface Tension is a gorgeous and timely ecological adventure of unprecedented scope. The oceans have never seemed so threatening!
Surface Tension (2015 mini-series) #2 (of 5)
By Jay Gunn Story & Art. 
“Humanity's Last Gasp" pt 2 (of 5)
Jay Gunn's magnificent eco-horror fable continues, as more clues to the horrific coral incursion are revealed! Yesterday, Megumi Suzuki and Ryan Fisher walked out of the waves – the first human beings to return from the primordial soup to which almost all of humanity has been reduced! What secrets are locked up in their memories, their genetic make-up, their now-blue skin? They didn't return alone... something horrific, mindless, monstrous, has followed them from the ocean. And it won't stop until they have been reunited... or destroyed! PLUS: in the past, see what brought Ryan and Shauna together – and the fault-lines that divided the island community even before the Sea Sickness hit! Witness the last days of life as we know it!
Surface Tension (2015 mini-series) #3 (of 5)
By Jay Gunn Story & Art. 
“Humanity's Last Gasp" pt 3 (of 5)
The corals activate – and there's a tsunami on the way! Shauna and Shariq uncover the truth about Megumi and Ryan's shock return! A monstrous hunter stalks the island – and all anomalies must be purged! Death comes to the island – again!
Surface Tension (2015 mini-series) #4 (of 5)
By Jay Gunn Story & Art. 
“Humanity's Last Gasp" pt 4 (of 5)
The truth behind the global apocalypse – and the return of Megumi and Ryan – revealed at last! Mutation and evolution offer a way to save humanity – but are we worth saving?! Return to the dark days at the end of the world – but is there hope for a new beginning? The island invaded by an alien threat – but the islanders aren't going to go down without a fight!
Surface Tension (2015 mini-series) #5 (of 5)
By Jay Gunn Story & Art. 
“Humanity's Last Gasp" pt 5 (of 5)
Jay Gunn's creator-owned thriller draws to an unforgettable close, as Megumi and Ryan, forever changed by their experiences inside the alien coral, battle on behalf of what's left of humanity. As the island of Breith comes under sustained assault from the sea, as the final day for humanity dawns at last, these two flawed, troubled people must decide whether we are worth saving. Is there hope for a new beginning, or will we be washed beneath the waves?