The Eden Mills neighborhood is under heavy threat from another group; ex military. These ex military have RPGs, lots of guns, and lots more weapons. After this organization destroyed one of their allies, Eden Mills has to do everything they can to defend against these crazy people.
Adam: Adam is a smart boy who has a good sense of humor. Adam's dad is a piolt, which is who Adam admires and wants to be like.
Herb: Herb is an ex military man who served many years for the army. Herb is very knolegable in what to do in situations like the one they are in right now. Herb has a secret stash of deadly weapons and other supplies that no one knows about.
Adam's Mother: Adams Mother is a police officer, but when the blackout hits, she becomes the unofficial leader of the Eden Mills neighborhood.