The Legends of Genesis : Not Your Ordinary Heroes

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Fantasy  |  House: Booksie Classic

LOG: The Legends of Genesis
By: Mark McCants
Asian, African, and World mythology

Genre: Drama, Fantasy, super power, anime, super hero, wuxia, martial arts, philosophy, historical, romance, action & adventure, sci-fi, prehistoric, xianxia, shenmo.

Imagine a world where people don't age past their prime. Where a person that would labeled as intellectually gifted on Earth is nothing more than average there. A place where the average person is even more powerful than your typical super hero. A place several times more vast and mysterious than earth, and home to over 50 non hybrid races. Just Imagine how far they would have advanced in the time that we have had. Then imagine how far they would have advanced given 10, 100, or even 1000 times longer than we had. Do you imagine large skyscrapers and flying cars as in your common sci fi flicks and novels. Well, they've advanced far past that even. What would their super heroes be like, and the villains that they have to combine forces to fight against. And how would the planet survive the battles between these people. Not to mention what would everyday life be like? And with their powers would they feel as gods themselves and not have need to reverence them?

In fact, the heroes held a contest and after beating many Shenxian, kami, Orishas, and Immortals they believed they were indeed powerful enough to at least compete with the gods. They challenged the supreme gods and the realm gods. After losing horribly they incurred the supreme goddess' wrath as punishment. However, she was not satisfied with just punishing them, as she wanted to destroy them completely. However, the supreme god felt that their punishment was enough and that they should be forgiven. Unable to agree they decided to settle it the way gods do. They made bet which would decide whether they would perish or thrive. Six beings would be created, beings much more powerful than any that have ever been created. Two beings would be of light, two would be of darkness, and two neutral ones that would pick a side. The gods would set up challenges for them along the way to train them until the day of the final contest. When that day comes they would fight each other to the death and if light won they would be saved, however if dark won they would all die. Which one would prevail light or darkness? Sounds like your typical fantasy novel right? However, what if when they are born they decide not to be pawns in the god's game? Can and will they defy their destiny even when all their moves are being controlled leading them to that end? And if they do defy the gods what will be the retribution for their actions, and more importantly how will they respond to it?

This story follows the lives of the 6 beings.

The children of Darkness

Titan- (master of dimensions, souls, energy, and matter/anti matter)
The harbinger of destruction. Created to be the most evil and destructive being that has ever walked any realm. He has unsurpassed will power and will do whatever he feels as though is right. He believes in absolute justice and he will serve the criminals with it regardless of what anyone thinks about it. Whoever crosses his path never makes it to jail to say the least. However, although he was created to destroy all good in the world. He is actually quite complex, he is often laid back, show off, and even somewhat sympathetic at times, truly one of the most misunderstood people. But does he care? Probably not.

Nina- (Master of psyche, various elements and forces, space, and the dead)
The prized red gem. She is the genius of geniuses. Able to outwit even the smartest characters, she has her own will, she doesn't mind the idea of fighting the others as she sees it as nice challenge. However, if she does she'll do it on her own terms and hers alone. Many see her as a demoness and quite manipulative. Of course by some standards she is. However as far as wanting to kill the others and all life. She is not fond of that idea at all. Although if someone could get rid of humans, she might just turn a blind eye to it. She figures since the gods have made their own game to see if all creations should perish. She will make her own to see if new worlders will, if nothing else at least humans. She may seem cold and uncaring but she in fact is the very opposite.

The children of Light

Emerald- (elemental master, spirit and sentient, energy, matter and fusion)
The prized green gem. She is the closest to what you would call a hero of the six, however not nearly as stupid as one. She believes in second chances and the good will prevail. She wants to live a simple life full of love and happiness even though it was prophesied that she will be surrounded in pain and sadness. She takes each step counting on her unrivaled intuition. She believes she does not have to fight the others. She thinks that if she tries hard and doesn't budge then she will get her happy ending eventually. She is very sweet and cares about all life no matter how seemingly insignificant or seemingly important. She will do what she feels is the right path for her to take no matter what others think or do.

Sapphire (Master of copying and reversing, Time, and various elements)
The prized blue gem. A very eccentric girl and fun loving restless girl, that has no respect for traditional norms, or ethics that are in place. She says whatever is on her mind, and when it comes to it. She has a strong will and desire to do things her way and to protect her sister. She is very sweet and also quite the opposite depending on who it is and what they did. She operates on logic and uses her abilities to fulfill any desires she wants. If she wants to know something she will find out.

The neutral children

Rage (master of reality, mystic, and various elements.)
Heavens fury. Rage is a very witty guy who is almost always finding the humor in something. His powers change based on his emotion however he is able to change that at will. Which makes him the most difficult person to tell what he really feels about something as he is unsurpassed in his acting skill. However, he is actually a very simple man. He uses his emotions as a defense to hide his true feelings. He is one of the most sympathetic of the group and without his ability to manipulate his own emotions he would probably be on the couch eating ice creams half of the time. Since he manipulates his own emotions so much he is not too sure about his real feelings or desires. What is his reality is the question he often asks himself. The only thing he knows for sure is that he would do anything to protect his sister.

Dragon (master of magic, various elements, and death)
The death emperor. Dragon is quite the elitist well at least until he met the others. However a bit of that remains. He rarely shows weakness or lets down his poise. As the son of death you can bet he had a rough childhood. He likes to put that behind him. However if not for that he might actually live up to his name. Everyone but the ones close enough, see Dragon as indestructible and unrealistically cool. Its all a show though. Truth be told he gets lonely and is afraid often. Although he doesn't want to admit it. He's a bad decision maker. He always needs someone to decide for him, and as such he's a momma's boy.

This story has hundreds of characters all with their own goals and interest. Full of unexpected plot twists and turns that will keep you guessing at each turn of the page. Volume 1 deals with the introduction of the main characters but is by no means slow paced. It pulls you right into the ever evolving and expanding world. Filled with action, romance, comedy, and philosophy that will have you rethink everything. This is anything but ordinary, and one thing to keep in mind is that nothing is as it seems.Are you ready for an emotional roller coaster, that is not only entertaining but will give you something to think about long after you put the book down.

Will be updating with new format in 2 years. changing careers. So i can write and draw full time. and have a part time job for cash flow.The entire series should be out by holiday 2019. full with comic style pictures like a graphic novel/prose. The current version is a preview of the series. showing a little of everyone. each episode will be its own book. with approximately 4-5 chapters in each one.

Chapters (40-120 pages or writing alone not including pictures)
Scenes about 5-15 scenes in each one
each scene is about 10 pages written excluding pictures
there will be at about 1-2 pages of pictures on average per 1 page of story. more or less. books maybe bundled. my current fans will have early release to them. Looking to publish with dark horse.

Episode 1: The World of Genesis
Chapter 1: The gods
Chapter 2: Aliens
Chapter 3: Diveneons
Chapter 4: Dark Worlders
Chapter 5: New Worlders
Chapter 6: The Contest

Episode 2: The Harbinger of Destruction
Chapter 7: The birth of Darkness

(Kai is Summoned
Heartless vs Immortals
Escape from Heartless
Evil is Born?
Unwanted Burden
His Name is Titan
Titan vs Atsui and Taileng 1
Bet with Heartless)

Chapter 8: Hidden Power
(Titan's innerworld
Master Kai
Titan's training 1
Titans training 2
Titan vs Long Village
Story of Lux
Draco's new body
Titan vs Mega Raptors
Titan and Lux vs Mega raptors
Nightmare unleashed)

Chapter 9: Judge, Jury, and Executioner
Chapter 10: The Ultimate Bad A

Episode 3: The Warriors of Light
Chapter 11: The birth of the Children of Light

(Gai Summoned
Hope is Born
Lori the Salesman?
Journey to Dulls Town
Quick draw the outlaw
Sapphire vs Quickdraw
Youko the fox demon
Emerald vs Youko)

Chapter 12: The Elements

(The entrance to the Elements
Task 1 the bridge
task 2 healing the sick
Gai and Toki
Task 3 ogre camp
Task 4 Defeat the 4 gaurdians (golems)
Task 5 The Cave
Task 6 Marriage resolution who gets the bride
Task 7 The three magic stones
Task 8 Mirror Warriors
Task 9 Unarmed Battles
Task 10Armed Battles
Flashpoint and Gorotsuki)

Chapter 13: The Village
Chapter 14: The inextinguishable light
Chapter 15: The One who walks both sides

Episode 4: The Demoness and the Monk
Chapter 16: The watchers
(Pandora's castle
Hearts Desire
The Death of Hellzone
Birth of Nina and Rage
Tricksta the self proclaimed prodigy)

Chapter 17: The Colony
(Kishi the last hope
Rage vs the monkeys of Mount Huo guo
Nina vs Sun wukong
Rage vs Sun wu kong
The Resolve of the Siblings
The demons of Mount Hua guo
The Colony 1
Mei and Leeroy)

Chapter 18: The Illuminazi
Chapter 19: The Secular monk
Chapter 20: The One without bounds

Episode 5: The Ultimate Weapon
Chapter 21: So much Death
Yun-ming vs the Pheonixes 1
The birth of Fate
Shi No Gakusei
Raw Deal
birth of Dragon
Dragon's resolve
Dragon vs Yumi
Escape the Death Planet
Dragon and Yumi vs Mugen

Chapter 22: Retro 99

Chapter 23: More than a weapon
Chapter 24: The Compassionate Assassin

Episode 6: The World Tournament
Chapter 25: Tragedy
Chapter 26: Destiny's fall
Chapter 27: The Tournament begins
Chapter 28: Showdown Galore
Chapter 29: Targeted

Episode 7: The Ultimate Alliance
Chapter 30: Blood Pact
Chapter 31: Search for Yu
Chapter 32: Training Grounds
Chapter 33: Earth realm tournament
Chapter 34: Resolve

Episode 8: The Impossible game
Chapter 35: Bad Future
Chapter 36: Rise of The Super Legends
Chapter 37: Death of a Hero
Chapter 38: Journey of the Realms
Chapter 39: The two demons
Chapter 40: Rebirth

alternate read, if you choose to read from here which I honestly prefer, please comment on booksie page or amazon page THANKYOU!!!

Table of Contents

Before You read

Not the prologue just needed to know information. Other information ( charts, descriptions, characters, races, powers, terms, etc.) can be found in the paperback or kindle version of the book. Read Chapter

The Birth Of Titan

Warning: Profanity
Episode 1: Titan, The harbinger of Destruction Read Chapter

Titan vs Atsui and Tai-leng 1

(Titan is speeding through the forest, his feet moving in a blur and his hair is blowing back. Leaves and grass are kicking up from his... Read Chapter

Master Kai

(It’s night time and the sky is dark and starry. Titan is asleep cuddled up with Amaterasu, in her bed. Like a mother would a young c... Read Chapter

Titan, Fruits of Training 1

(Titan wakes up in his real bed, then he looks around him with his godsight. He detects nothing unusual, and sees Amaterasu isn't besid... Read Chapter

The Birth of the Children of Light

Episode 2: Emerald and Sapphire, The prized green and blue gems (Gai gets palm struck in the solar plexus by Heartless, as she d... Read Chapter

Lori the “salesman”

1) Pedophilia
Creator does not condone either action, which is obvious if you read it
2) non consensual sex/rape
Creator does not condone either action, which is obvious if you read it
3) Sexual content
4) Drugs
Creator does not condone drugging others, but If you want to drug yourself, they couldn't care less
Read Chapter


1) Pedophilia
Creator does not condone either action, which is obvious if you read it
2) non consensual sex/rape
Creator does not condone either action, which is obvious if you read it
3) Sexual content
4) Drugs
Creator does not condone drugging others, but If you want to drug yourself, they couldn't care less
Read more at Read Chapter

The Judgment of Dullstown

(Sapphire puts Venom on the bed, in one of the bigger inn rooms, and the other girls are all close by. She closes her eyes and shakes her... Read Chapter

The Elements

(Emerald and Sapphire are sitting on a small boat, going across a calm sea, with dense fog. The boat slows down, as it gets near the is... Read Chapter

The will of the Elven Sisters 1

(They continue walking on the bridge, for several more hours, and they finally reach the end, as the sun is about to set. They step off... Read Chapter

Pandora’s Castle 1

Episode 3: Cloud, Oonoo, and Huang, The three great eyes (Inside the Dark kingdom, in Pandora's castle) (The castle is made,... Read Chapter

Heart’s Desire 1

Warnings: Strong Sexual Content Read Chapter

Gai’s Task 1

(Cloud thinks about it, for several hours.) (Then he sits up, on the bed, cross legged, and his hands clasped, and closes his eyes. I... Read Chapter

The Death of Hellzone

Episode 4 Nina the sacred red gem, and Rage heaven’s fury (Back in Oonoo's palace.) (Oonoo is walking in the entrance of h... Read Chapter

The Birth of Nina and Rage

(After the war) (Starfire is walking through the forest, heading back towards Oonoo's palace. A wolf kami (like transformed Inferno... Read Chapter

Tricksta, the self-proclaimed prodigy

(5 years later.) (Nina is under an intense gravity field, in a circle, about 10 feet in diameter. Wooden creatures approach her, fr... Read Chapter

Kishi, The Last Hope 1

1) Strong Racism
The creator does not condone racism attitudes, slurs, or acts against any ethnicity, which if you have half a brain, will see if you read this and the next few chapters in this episode.
2) Controversial views on modern society, capitalism, westernization, colonialism, democracy, American justice system, america Read Chapter

Sun-wu-kong of Mount Huaguo 1

(The werewolf pack, runs off into the distance. They continue walking for a while, and enter a lush, jungle like mountain. Suddenly, Ki... Read Chapter

The Colony

1) Sodomy references
The creator does not condone sodomy in any fashion
2) Highly critical of western media and corruption Read Chapter

Mei and Leeroy 1

1) Shows the corruption and effects of social conditioning, assimilation, and self hate
2) Shows the corruption and hypocrisy of the American justice system Read Chapter

Yunming and Fate 1

Chapter 5: Dragon the Death Emperor (100,000 thousand years before the contest.) (Gai walks into her shrine, with a great sm... Read Chapter

Raw Deal 1

(Countless years later, on Shi no Gakusei) (The death planet, is a place that is forever pitch black. Those without lightless vision,... Read Chapter

The Birth Of Dragon

Warnings: Suicide and Infidelity
The creator neither condones suicide or infidelity Read Chapter

Dragon’s resolve 1

1) Pedophilia and rape
The creator neither condones pedophilia or non consensual sex, as you should see given the result Read Chapter

Dragon vs Yumi

Dragon: (wide eyed) H-How did you get here? I know I got, out of the program. Dragon's friend: Yes, you are no longer in there. I w... Read Chapter

Escape the death planet

(Yumi starts walking around, in her world. She is walking through a castle, that's floors are made up of light energy, walls are made o... Read Chapter

Dragon and Yumi vs Mugen (Limbo possessed)

Virus: Hello princess. Seems we meet again. I brought a friend this time, it's a pity you did as well. See, I was hoping this would be ... Read Chapter

terms, casts, races, charts (non chapter)

  Terms   Realm- Is the term used for a universe.   Dimension- is the term used for personal... Read Chapter

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I have never read any sort of anime type thing before so this was a first for me. I found it quite long , and as a reader I prefer short punchy chapters to keep me engaged. The characters seem really well written and the story line is well thought out. Over all (being a anime novice) Id say its very good, I just personally found it difficult to follow as this is not my genre.

I'm sorry I couldn't be of much more use to you :) I wish you well on all your writing endeavours :)


Sun, October 23rd, 2016 1:40am


thanks, I appreciate the comment, esp from someone who doesn't like anime

Sun, October 23rd, 2016 5:26pm


Hei, I have to say that I really like your story! The storyline is easy to follow and the narration itself is engaging and well written.
I am really happy to see phrases in Japanese, Korean and Chinese as well, for the original dialog. Impressive!
Happy writing!

Mon, October 24th, 2016 7:35am


thanks a lot when you have time please read the other chapters, that was just chapter 1, there are 5 in volume 1. Volume 2 wont be done till next year summer time. just click the next button near chapter at the bottom. By the way I will review yours

Mon, October 24th, 2016 1:05am

Hei Long

This may be offensive to some, and it is rated for 15+ AKA Highschool+
However it needs to be as it is important for the plot, and many characters change significantly because of it. This has a lot of philosophy and it needs to show the bad in the world, in order to correct it. You cannot improve anything, by pretending it doesn't exist or doesn't happen. First identify, then think of a solution, then apply it. That is how things work. So keep in mind that while reading it. There are many themes and things that are said that people will be uncomfortable with. However, it is necessary. It has several plots and all will be solved by the end of the series. Keep an open mind, this is NOT typical in anyway. Neither the characters, powers, situations, plot, or even morals. This is supposed to be more realistic than most shows ever dare to be. A very important part of this is the criticism. As it tries to make people more open and actually become better people, and not pawns in the governments and societies game. Free will and fate is the ultimate theme in this. Orange and Blue, and Black and White morality are both are big tropes in this as well.
CAUTION!!!        (many controversial topics are discussed such as but not limited to, sexism, racism, pedophilia, incest, capitalism, polygamy. conspiracy, history, sex, drugs, etc.)

Mon, October 24th, 2016 8:38am

Hei Long

Be sure to click on next, for the next chapter as there are 5 in volume 1, when you leave a comment, please sure to leave your favorite main character, and favorite side character. THANKS!!!

Mon, October 24th, 2016 8:42am

Hei Long

Any questions about this volume or the following one, or even far into the story please feel free to contact me. The character list, charts, and others can be found in the doc I provided in the summary.
By the way best to keep an open mind, and I never criticize without giving a path to redemption.

Mon, October 24th, 2016 9:19am

Hei Long

Later on some good characters become bad, and other bad characters become good, and some people change their reasons for doing things

Mon, October 24th, 2016 9:20am


Dear Mr. long,

I really like your story. The way you described everything made like an entire movie in my head of what happened. I think you should keep writing because I would love to read more of your stories! I love anime, fantasy and every kind of storie genres'. They excite me very well. I might not be the best story writer I the world, but I am trying my best to to be a good story writer. My stories usually are for fan girl of music like readerxJ-Hope etc. Also my English is not that well, because of whom I am. But yeah! Ttyl! -

Sincerely, Eden

Mon, October 31st, 2016 1:24pm

Ye Hun

This is an amazing work of art you have made. The characters are vibrant and different. Not to mention the plot. Although, I do feel like it would be much better in normal light novel form. Also, excuse me if I seem offensive, the way you use Japanese and Korean seems a bit weeaboo- like.

Wed, November 2nd, 2016 12:35am


Its fine. I also used mandarin Chinese, Ancient Egyptian, and Ebonics (Black Dialect). I also plan to use Geez (which is an African language). Actually, the reason I use it this way, is to give the characters more depth, as they are from different races, and they speak certain languages. I am far from an otaku or a weeaboo. I like many cultures especially African and Asian ones. In the later chapters you will see more characters, that use different languages, even Old Welsh.
I also feel it is good for characters to speak the language of their culture, as it is more respectful to their ancestors. I do not like everyone speaking English, and I like for people to learn more words and phrases in different languages, as well as cultures, and not be so closed minded.

I also prefer to have my own style, but I really would like to know about how you think I should change the format to be better. i REALLY appreciate your comment. I do like to hear people's thoughts, from everywhere, especially African and Asian countries.

I grew up African and African American culture as my main culture, and then Far east Asian culture as a sub culture. As my dad was in the army and many black people from the seventies really loved shaw bros Martial art films as well as godzilla films. Not to mention, we often like to eat at Chinese restuarants. I have some Asian neighbors, and when I went out to eat most of the time it was to Chinese restuarants, so I have many friends from there. What you would call typical American culture barely resonates with me. I also do not like modern society, but i'm not an asianphile.

I am learning Geez as well which is an ancient African language used in the kingdom of axum. Ancient Egyptian, which is also in Africa. And Ebonics which is the dialect of Black Americans. Many things that may come off as just Asian, or just African are not. They are both its just that many people do not know a lot about African Culture. They assume too much. One notable thing one could say right of the back, the need to say the name of the god for the seal is African. As many cultures there believe you take the god's powers once you say their name.
Titan is Egyptian which was known as Kemet. If he respects the person he will always the language they speak. However if he doesn't he will speak Egyptian. At times he will also speak Korean and Ebonics which is what Guardian Speak is made up of.

Yes the plot is ever evolving and I wanted to make sure this was an ethnic tale. These have races from all over the globe but mostly in Africa and Asia. One thing I do not like about Japanese Anime, is the simple fact that many of their characters are not Asian, or even if they are they do not look like them. I want people to look and have the morals, from where they come from.
I will work on the format, but perhaps you could give me some pointers. I do like the movies script like version. As it does seem more unique, but I'm open to suggestions. I am looking to make it better.
Actually 4 of the 6 main characters are African, only 2 are Asian.
However maybe most of the supporting characters are Asian. I try to give it somewhat of a balance. As I try to blend their cultures seamlessly. Without giving too much edge to the other.
I also do have many European, Native American, Indian, Arabic, and Latin characters as well.

Here is the file it has more information, charts, characters, colors, and all.
The plot is always on the move, and this is just the first 5 chapters. There will be around 75 altogether. Good characters become bad, bad becomes good, motivations change. I plan on making this into a comic book/novel hybrid next year. I will release volume 2 in summer next year, and volume 3 in winter.

Thanks for reading. I would love to hear any more comment that you have. They are always welcome.

I do like using minority characters because you never really see them in American shows/media, and if you do its always the same roles. I hate that.
By the way Chapter 2 has two Main Chinese characters.
Chapter 3 has one Asian, one African, and one blackanese supporting character in the lead roles.
Chapter 4 has two main African characters.
Chapter 5 has 1 African main character.
Its not just far east either, there are south east Asians as well.

Wed, November 2nd, 2016 3:04am

Hei Long

By the I will let you know my language levels from best to worst
and the reasons why I don't use some languages more than others.

Modern English (Fluent)

Old English (Fluent) ( I mix it with modern English, because the structures have more emphasis on important things, it is a deeper language then modern English. So when you look at my grammar for the most part it is mixed between old and modern English.)

Ebonics (low Advanced)

Mandarin Chinese (mid intermediate) (cant use very complex grammar)

Japanese (low intermediate) (the sentence structure and verb morphology makes using it word for word impossible at times, which is why I don't use it as much, because the translated part will be in multiple places in the sentence.)

Ancient Egyptian (mid beginning) (my grammar is bad)

Korean (Basic) (which is why I don't use it a lot, but I am working on it)

Greek (Huge Word list) (need to learn for new worlders)

Old Welsh (few words) (need to learn for new worlders)

Geez ( Non existent) (need to learn for elves and Africans.

Wed, November 2nd, 2016 8:17pm


I'm very impressed! You really have an eye for detail, and have great persistence as a writer. There are certainly some things I can learn from you. Keep it up alright. There was only so much I could get through here in one sitting, but hopefully you can understand. I love to write about anime aswell.

Mon, November 7th, 2016 1:21am


Thanks a lot!

Sun, November 6th, 2016 10:32pm

Hei Long

Tomorrow I'll make it easier to keep track of it, I will divide the 5 episodes into 27 chapters.

Mon, November 7th, 2016 6:38am


Wow his birth is epic!!!

Sun, November 20th, 2016 12:49am

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