"Africa called. A hero answered."South Africa's golden city, Egoli, is under threat by the Syndicate, a shadow criminal empire. Their enforcer is a menacing masked assassin and highly skilled combatant known only in underworld myth as the Fox. While Egoli succumbs to crime and corruption, a series of fated events illuminates a path for Lionel. His journey leads him to King Katleho, ruler of a mystical mountain warrior tribe. Katleho believes that Lionel was put on his path for a reason and that there is a larger ancestral force at work. The powerful king trains and prepares Lionel to become a true warrior of their ways. Embracing destiny in the absence of the light of his brother Leon, Lionel becomes the Dark Lion. He sets in motion a master plan that leads to epic, action-infused battles against Syndicate gangsters and a fi erce face-off against the formidable Fox. To win the war for the heart of Egoli, the Dark Lion will have to embrace the powerful forceof the great cat of Africa. Strap in for a fi rstof- its-kind masked avenger origin story from the dark continent.