Bubblegum Bounty Hunter
13 Jul 2018
Finding herself at the end of the Arcade Era, Dylan Ashley Yates is a thirteen-year-old gaming prodigy; using her talents to combat the emotional weight of family trauma pressing down upon her and fulfill her vow to become the greatest gamer in Dallas. On the opposite side of the city, Aidan Cassidy Edgefield lives one day at a time in a family without roots and on the run from his mother's ex-husband, ex-boyfriends, and debt collectors.
Dylan trains tirelessly to break the limits on how far and how strong a girl can push herself in digital combat.
Aiden spends each spare moment designing and constructing a way to fly far from the hurricane of a life he's been swimming through.
One summer night, as the nineteen-nineties come to a close and the age of the internet ramps up into high gear, one mysterious game will send both Aiden and Dylan's lives into a dangerous spiral of conspiracy, espionage, and human trafficking. If they work together, they may stand a slim chance of surviving...
- Part 1 of Bubblegum Bounty Hunter