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YouTuber Menzi Mzimela Shares His Upcoming Dark Graphic Novel 'Mount Olympus'

Popular South African YouTuber Menzi Mzimela's new heroic graphic novel Mount Olympus merges African mythology with South Africa' hard-hitting reality of crime and survival.

Menzi Mzimela, creator of top YouTube channel Anarchadium, became a digital household name for his role in the wildly successful reality shows Microwave Boys and Broke Niggaz, which followed the lives of Johannesburg's young men. Mzimela is back in the spotlight. This time, he's using animation to confront South Africa's real-life issues. Mount Olympus is a graphic novel that takes viewers on an epic journey where Johannesburg's grim aspects are brought to life through powerful characters in a dark fictional world. The young entertainer and graphic designer has called for South Africans to help him raise R250 000, within 60 days, for the creation of Mount Olympus.

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