Wuxia Comics Books LLC

ISBN: 9781156203712

Published: May 31st 2010


44 pages


Wuxia Comics  by  Books LLC

Wuxia Comics by Books LLC
May 31st 2010 | Paperback | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, talking book, mp3, ZIP | 44 pages | ISBN: 9781156203712 | 7.61 Mb

Purchase includes free access to book updates online and a free trial membership in the publishers book club where you can select from more than a million books without charge. Excerpt: The Ravages of Time (, Hu Fng Lio Yun, lit: Fiery Phoenix Burns Steppes) is an on-going Chinese manhua series created by Chan Mou. It re-tells the events in the Three Kingdoms Period of Chinese history, with the story largely revolving around the many exploits of a young Sima Yi.

The series is known for exercising a large degree of creativity with regards to several aspects and characters of the Three Kingdoms history. While the milestone events were left relatively untouched (e.g. outcomes of major battles, death of certain characters), many finer details were changed and largely dramatized. For example, Sima Yi is portrayed in the story to be much older than his historical counterpart. Other characters Liu Bei, Zhao Yun, Zhang Fei, Diao Chan and L Bu are also portrayed differently from historical accounts or popular conception.

The plot puts a good deal of focus on the politics and warfare of the Three Kingdoms Period, as such one of the main attraction of the series are the associated mind games, military strategies and tactics. However, Chan Mou also regularly zoom in on to the personal developments of the main protagonists, detailing their dynamic responses and attitudes to the events unfolding around them.

The Ravages of Time is currently serialized in Hong Kong, Taiwan, and Japan, with compiled volumes published in Mainland China, Korea, Thailand, Vietnam and Singapore as well. It is one of the few Chinese manhua of its format to reach such an extensive foreign market.

The Ravages of Time is a fictional spin of the Three Kingdoms period similar to Romance of the Three Kingdoms. It shows the fortunes of Liu Bei, Cao Cao, the Sun family and other personages from that period through its two main characters that symbolized by the se... More: http://booksllc.net/?id=5864467

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