Taking place after the events of the Torchwood novel Exodus Code and Station Zero Volume 2, Torchwood: The Culling drops readers directly in the middle of an ongoing crisis. Shortly after defeating an alien invasion led by the Vervoid, Captain Jack Harkness and Gwen Cooper along with the rest of the Torchwood team are busy trying to clean up the mess left behind.
In the aftermath, the team fail to notice a mysterious pod buried under the ice that holds a familiar face. The roguish Captain John Hart informs Jack and Gwen that the Vervoid have used their DNA to create a clone. As if that discovery wasn’t shocking enough, the reluctant parents discover that their child possess the power to rapidly speed up the life cycle of whatever she touches. Aided by a Station Zero escapee, this powerful child prepares to destroy the entire planet. Can the Torchwood team step in before total world destruction or is this the end of Torchwood..for good?
Captain Jack Harkness himself John Barrowman and his sister Carole Barrowman lead this comic adventure based on the hit, BAFTA Cymru award-winning television show. The pair are joined by artist Neil Edwards whose striking art helps bring the entire action-packed story to life.