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The “Spike” series was published in “Young Champion” (Akita Shoten) in Japan in 1993.
Made up of 7 episodes, this SF story takes place in the near future, where big corporations hunger after profits disregarding the rights of individuals.

The protagonist, Elliot, is hired by a large modeling agency, which manipulates his body against his wishes.
His old identity is erased and he is reborn under the name Spike.
He becomes the company’s new “product”.

In his new body, Elliot is forced to play the roles assigned to him.
Split between his two identities, Elliot must face the war the large corporations are waging.