The challenge of a dangerous serial killer plummets detective Lazarus Bundy’s career into a chasm with
no way out. In a desperate attempt at a comeback, Lazarus decides to secretly investigate the
disappearance of Kathrin Mulzberg, the young descendant of one of the most influential families in the
During the investigation he meets Alice Sharp, a young intern in the agency Lazarus used to work for. The duo soon realizes that the case hides something more obscure than what it seemed at the beginning, a conspiracy as ancient as the world.
From the sunny shores of Miami to the lush Italian hills, from a marmoreal Rome to the country of the Rising Sun, they will have to use all the resources at their disposal in order to reveal the truth.
And by that time they'll be past the point of no return.
Don't give up. Never stop investigating.
The Hand of Glory
Something obscure is crawling behind the dazzling glaze of Miami, a force that goes beyond
the usual human concept of science and religion. There is a silent, latent war going on, a war able to
shatter the foundations of civilization, harnessing ancient knowledge and mystical arts lost for
Get ready to face a long and dangerous journey. It might be the last.
Roots in the Sky: The Hand of Glory 2
Lazarus Bundy is working incognito for a security agency, when his client is murdered in cold blood by a sharpshooter. While the bloodstain slowly spreads on the victim's clothes, Lars realizes there is only one way to keep his past from tracking him down: solve the case and bring the perpetrator to justice as quickly as possible.
For Lazarus Bundy, his work as a detective was his whole life. So when forced to deal with a suspension
from duty, he is confronted with an overwhelming void that pushes him into a desperate
Confident of his skills, stubborn and egocentric, he can be recognized by a long red scarf, by Greendart, his customized bicycle, and by his peculiar sense of humour, which arises at completely random moments.
Determined to follow in the footsteps of her father, a successful former detective, Alice accepts an
intern position in the HPD. Broke but confident, she’s a tech enthusiast and she often pushes herself deep
into the dark web.
She extensively studied kinesics, a discipline which analyses micro-expressions and gestures.
Her white side fringe hides a story, but get her to talk about that it’s going to be tough.
GreenDart was purchased when Lazarus was seventeen and still lived in Italy. Since then, he never parted
from it and he keeps on looking after it as if it was a longtime friend.
After landing in America looking for a better future, Lazarus painted the bicycle using the colours of his home country, as a reminder of everything he had to leave behind.
Elegant and pompous, he keeps his face hidden under a strange mask.
His appearance suggests he is a son of privilege, but at the same time, he seems capable of emphasizing with Lazarus, as if he could read his mind...
Is there any connection between this mysterious figure and Blowtorch, the serial killer Lazarus is desperately chasing?
The mind behind “The Hand of Glory”; he lives, sleeps and eats thinking about his first project. His hand is the one on the trigger.
Carlo De Rensis
Many projects have come true thanks to him. He oversees thoroughly each element, checks the budget and makes sure everybody eats vegetables. At the end of the project a pizza is planned, but only if it’s on the others.
Juny is a translator, specialized in narrative games and books. She translated more than 100 games in
Juny likes words and make-up, so she makes up words for a living!
He devours adventures since he was 8, but since he changed side (as a game designer and writer) he should take the matter more seriously. Nevermind: he’s still having fun like a baby.
The effects of his occult actions are crucial, but you can perceive them only subliminally. Cunning and relentless operator in the shadows, he’s also known for his organizational skills equaled only by his voracity in front of a Neapolitan pizza.
Carlos Leal Valladares
Carlos Leal is a musician from Madrid who plays guitar in several bands covering styles from Afrobeat, World Music, Jazz, among others.