The Takashima Extraction – Digital Edition


“The Takashima Extraction” is a noir-inspired crime drama, set 100 years in the future, where employees are born and die in their corporate enclave. Leaving the corporation is, shall we say, frowned upon. Aloysius Keaton hates his job as a data analyst and isn’t too happy with his coworkers. He stumbles upon information that might just be his ticket out. Is he clever enough to escape to the Free Lands and brave enough to ask Camille Starfall to join him?

Story and photography by L. Anne Thompson Copyright 2023 – All Rights Reserved


100 years in the future, the world is run under a system of corporate feudalism. Employees are born into their corp and contracted at a young age by their parents. It is illegal to break a contract. Employees who wish to leave have 2 choices: convince another corp to buy their contract or hire mercenaries and escape to the Free Lands.

Meet Aloysius Keaton, a talented but disgruntled data analyst. He’s been looking for a way out for a couple years. He discovers a data anomaly that implicates members of his team. Keaton must decide whether to use this discovery as his ticket out or be a good little corporate drone and protect Takashima’s assets.

Product Notes

This is a digital purchase. No physical book will be sent. Limit 1 purchase per order.

You will receive a download link to the pdf file. Due to the page size and images details, it is best read on a laptop, tablet or desktop monitor.

Document length: 72 pages and standard graphic novel size 10.25″ tall x 6.625 wide”.

The Takashima Extraction is an original work of fiction by L. Anne Thompson copyright 2023, All Rights Reserved.

Note about the artwork

Takashima was photographed by me using my Canon Rebel T1i DSLR. Images of the dolls were composited with the background photographs, hand-painted and edited in Photoshop. AI was NOT used in the creation of Takashima. Please visit my Takashima Project page to see project evolution photos.

Terms & Conditions

There are no refunds for digital products.

The Takashima Extraction is a digital file you may download and read for Personal Use Only.

You may not share, send, distribute or give away the file or link to the file.

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