The city of Ember comic

Updated: 6/16/2020
The city of Ember comic

Storyboard Text

  • In the city of Ember it's year 241. The students graduate at the age of 12. They are assigned a job on the assignment day.
  • Roof
  • Hello, I'm here to deliver a personal message to the mayor.
  • Assignment day
  • Hello children, I'm mayor Cole. You have to choose from this box a paper with a job, which will last three years.
  • Who wants to go next? Let's see... You, the girl wearing a red jacket, walk forward
  • I don't want to be a pipeworkers laborer. The pipeworks are horrible like touching a rat.
  • Roof
  • They have forgotten me. I'm not waiting another second here. I'm delivering the message to the mayor now.
  • I
  • Good. The mayor is busy now. But please wait here in the Reception Room.
  • Hi Lina! Will you trade jobs with me? Being a messenger is worse than sitting all day long in a chair.
  • Hi Lina can you tarde jobs with me. Being a messenger is worse that staing all day in a chair
  • Sure Doon. Messenger is the job I wanted.