Set in a world not too far from our own, where beings of superhuman power dominate the landscape, Jade Dawn Liao is taken as a child from the rural provinces of China. Imbued with the mystical power of The Dragon, she is dispatched all over the globe as a ruthless assassin by her militaristic overlords. Only her capture by the worlds parahuman security force – The Foundation – ends her cold-blooded mandate and sets her on the path with her destiny. On the mean streets of New York she embarks on a new calling as a member of the Parahuman Strike Force Teams, finding adventure, romance and treachery along the way. But her past will not let her escape so easily and she is forced to confront the minions of her former masters, setting in motion a battle with the supernatural evil of the ancient Dark Queen, who will stop at nothing to take control of her body and The Dragon within.