In rare lucid moments you see that you are enslaved. You tell yourself that The Service is a helpful interface providing your mind with continual aid and stimulation, but you know it's a lie. Patrick Whiteside can help you. He doesn't require much: An open mind. Determination. The ability to make sacrifices. Let Whiteside help you. From the pages of BRANDON GRAHAM's ISLAND comes the debut science fiction epic by MATT SHEEAN and MALACHI WARD. Collects "ANCESTOR" from issues 3, 5, 7 and 9 of ISLAND.