Guardians of Darussalam: Volumes & Chapters
GUARDIANS OF DARUSSALAM is a homage to the superhero genre with a local flavour.
Set in a heightened reality / fictional / alternate version of Brunei, it is a story of an ordinary boy named ADAM who gained super strength after an encounter with a magical giant archer fish – just like the legend of Brunei’s mythical hero, Awang Semaun. Initially reluctant, Adam soon finds the hero within him and set out to become a superhero for Brunei.
When dark forces rises and threatens the peace in Brunei, it is up to Adam and his allies to stop it and uphold the country as a DARUSSALAM – an Abode of Peace.
VOLUME I: A BRUNEI HERO
Adam encounters a magical giant archer fish that granted him extraordinary strength – the same ability as the legendary Bruneian folk hero Awang Semaun.
6 Jan 2017
Liza helps a victim of an abusive relationship. Adam struggles with his new found strength and gets involved in a car accident.
15 Jan 2017
Ridzuan returns to Brunei from overseas and set out his own investigation on criminals. Meanwhile, Ali tries to convince Adam to use his superpowers to help others.
22 Jan 2017
As a new type of drugs begin to seep into the black market, Adam and Ridzuan makes their debut as costumed heroes.
5 February 2017
VOLUME II: A BRUNEI SUPERHERO
Four months after they first appeared, the local superheroes have become the talk of the town. Now they must confront a new challenge: Coming face to face with the authorities, the media and the general public.
Kapten Brunei and Balau Man meet for the first time as their fight against the drug trade continues. Meanwhile, the local newspaper gets a warning from the police commissioner on its reporting of masked vigilantes.
28 June 2017
Kapten Brunei makes its public debut. Ridzuan and Akmal gets into a heated argument on the role of masked heroes.
23 November 2017
Dangerous gang members takes over The Daily Brunei office and it is up to Kapten Brunei to save the day.
11 February 2018
Chapter 8: –
VOLUME III: A BRUNEI LEGEND
The Final Battle against the forces of evil.