Otea: Rock of Ages is an original comic book for kids by Zak Waipara, set in a world of Maori myth and legend.
After many eons, the patupaiarehe child Kurutai has emerged upon the hidden island of Otea. Mokotawhito, an ancient tuatara, has taken it upon himself to mentor and raise Kurutai in his mountain fastness home, where dwells also the Rock of Ages.
However, events are transpiring that mean the pair will soon be forced to undertake a quest to save their island home...
The story will continue in Otea: Rock of Ages 2, coming in the second half of 2015.