From writer Andy Diggle and art superstar Leinil Yu (NEW AVENGERS, ULTIMATE WOLVERINE VS. HULK) comes a story of love, betrayal, honor and war set against the backdrop of a not-so-distant future.

Tokyo, 2063 AD. Renjiro is chief advisor to Japan's most notorious gangster: the Yakuza warlord Hideaki. Under his guidance, the Black Dragon Clan has seized total control of Honshu's underworld, ruthlessly crushing any and all opposition.

But Hideaki dreams of even greater glories namely, the overthrow of the government itself! Japan's hard-line military Regime will do anything to stop him, even if it means civil war and in Renjiro, they have found the ultimate pawn to set their plan in motion.

Caught between a lifetime of honor and loyalty to his Yakuza clan and the iron-fisted might of the military elite, Renjiro will find that the only way to avoid total annihilation is to play both sides against the middle...

Wildstorm | 144 pages | ISBN: 1401211046 | RRP $19.99 US

Writer: Andy Diggle
Artist: Leinil Yu
Publisher: Wildstorm

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Silent Dragon # 2 cover art by Leinil Yu