bloat, the boy governor of the rox, had dreams as big as his monstrous joker body. he wanted to make ellis island a safe haven for his people, a joker homeland. to survive bloat needed the jumpers, adolescent outcasts who could steal a man's body in the blink of an eye. he needed their money to feed the rox. even more, he needed their terrifying powers to stave off the vengeance of a frightened world. but the jumpers grew more vicious and uncontrollable every day, under the leadership of dr. tachyon's psychopathic grandson.