Juan dela Cruz is the story of an unlikely hero. He is an orphan boy brought up in the church by a righteous parish priest who guided him towards goodness. But because he had an innate temper, the pruddish townspeople disliked him except the priest whom he regarded as his father. One day, the priest was killed by a thief. Juan ended up in the streets of Quiapo, as a simple, kind and yet tough young man.He is fated to rule over his kind and take over the human race. This is the story of the fight between good and evil.