The threads of multiple fates intertwine around Largo. Largo is in London for a board meeting with his group's various CEOs. At the same time, he's negotiating with a French aeronautics firm for a deal based upon a groundbreaking new techlogy. But the British capital seems to be the centre of a curious convergence: people with apparent links to each other gravitate towards Largo and his inner circle. Old lovers, new flames, intelligence agencies, terrorists...Will the billionaire recognise his true allies amidst such a tangled web?
Jean Van Hamme is one of the best-known European comic book scriptwriters. His most popular series include Thorgal and XIII (both in English from Cinebook). In 2005, he was appointed Officier des Arts et des Lettres by the French Minister of Culture. Philippe Francq worked at the Herge Studios with Bob de Moor. He then collaborated with de Groot and Delvaux before meeting Van Hamme and working on Largo Winch.