A.D.D.: Adolescent Demo Division
The Adolescent Demo Division are the world's luckiest teen gamers. Raised from birth to test media, appear on reality TV and enjoy the fruits of corporate culture, the squad develop special abilities that make them the envy of the world--and a grave concern to their keepers.
One by one, they "graduate" to new levels that are not what they seem. But their heightened abilitie...more
I find Douglas Rushkoff a provocative thinker about media theory, so when I heard he'd co-authored a graphic novel related to the subject, I put it on the to-read list and recently picked it up at my public library.
A.D.D.: Adolescent Demo Division centers around a group of teenage professional gamers in a near-future where reality TV, pro gaming leagues and mega-corp marketing collide. The result is part X-men, part Enders Game, and part MTV's Re...more
It was a quick read, but I think I wish I had spent that time reading something else....still not sure.
This was the first graphic novel that I have ever read. I liked it. The story line was interesting, and it kept me guessing. All of the details came together and made sense, and I liked the ending. The illustrations were great.