Conspiracy theories, government corruption, and a really good mixtape of Prince drives David Corey to help solve the mysterious disappearance of a famous politician's son. When David realizes that the truth is much more dangerous than a kidnapping, he must battle ancient secrets that have endangered the lives of children for centuries. This conspiracy-fueled adventure story looks at the darker side of American history through the eyes of an unlikely team of heroes. If they fail, the American government and its people may not survive. From Stephanie Phillips (Devil Within, Kicking Ice) and Evgeniy Bornyakov (YOU ARE OBSOLETE, Meteora, Ziggy), DESCENDENT investigates the missing link between a mysterious cult and disappearing children. This volume collects issues #1-5.