Baratayuda is an adaptation of classical wayang story of Mahabharata which is tailored specifically for children. The story goes around a twin named Jaras and Asoka whose best friend named Irawan, the son of Raden Arjuna. But their friendship leads to the great war of Baratayuda, a war between the Pandawa clan and Kurawa clan.
The great war of Baratayuda story uses the point of view of the children from Pandawa clan and Kurawa clan. Since some parts of the original story contain unsuitable content for children, Baratayuda adapted the story and make it more child-friendly without changing the main storyline which is based on the original wayang stories.
This comic has achieved 2 (two) prestigious awards from Indonesian Comic Award 2011, as best story writer and best comic for children.
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Andik Prayogo started to write for comic books professionally since 2010 with Baratayuda comic series adaptation as his debut work.
Ever since he left his professional career and started to work on comic publishing industry in 2013, he joined PT. Wahana Inspirasi Nusantara, which produced re:ON Comics, the first Indonesia comic compilation magazine with the biggest running circulation in Indonesia, as a creative director.
Afif Numbo, Institut Kesenian Jakarta (Jakarta Institute of Arts) graduate and a comic artist. He has been part of Caravan studio since 2008 until now.
He is known for his unique and special style of drawing. Some of his works consisting of Alia, Baratayuda, and Kisah Petualangan Bagas Tentara Pelajar.