Daniel DosSantos is a young man living at the speed of life, with his job,girlfriend, and video games. After gaining powers from exposure to anextraterrestrial object, DosSantos becomes the rapid-action superhero calledAccell, the first of a new public kind of crime fighter and bad guy smasher.Unfortunately, there are consequences to moving faster than sound. Every timeAccell uses his super speed powers, the results of super speed activity on hisbody come back in the form of massive muscle-tearing and bone-shatteringinternal damage . . . and that's the least of his worries. The father ofAccell's girlfriend wants him dead and is sending one mercenary after another tokill the young speedster. In the aftermath of a battle, Accell tries to test thelimits of his power and finds out the true nature of traveling at super speed,and the other dimension beyond and parallel to our own. The return from thatharrowing experience makes Accell reevaluate everything. The way he's livingwithout responsibility, without serious thought, without knowing his purpose.Daniel is starting to run on the road of maturation, as pushing his own limitsforces him to consider things greater than himself. Danger exists on the flipside of having superpowers, and sometimes you have to grow up quickly tosurvive.