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A Summary of What We Know So Far

Stainless001Stainless001 Posts: 1Registered Users
Hey folks,

So in my excitement for the announcement I wanted to put together a video explaining everything we know, however little, about Three Kingdoms so far.

I'm intending to actually create a series of videos diving into the history of the time and explore the campaign map once we know more.

Would love to know your thoughts!

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  • ranknfileranknfile Senior Member Posts: 7,060Registered Users
    I'm quite excited by the China setting. Having read up on China's Warring Period in anticipation of a TW China game I am slightly disappointed this is not the setting (many reasons for that, primarily a perfect setting for a TW game IMO). However perhaps the Warring Period will be a DLC for this game.

    Regardless, I cannot wait to play this game; I know I will enjoy it.

    One concern, I do not want any characters having Warhammer-like Legendary Lord "powers." I don't want to see one character take on a hundred men all at once and do anything but be instantly killed (or wounded, see the next sentence). I can accept leaders that are only wounded who never die in battle, but other than that I prefer realism over "magical abilities."
    "Whoever desires is always poor" - Claudian
  • kpsia518kpsia518 Posts: 65Registered Users
    ranknfile said:


    One concern, I do not want any characters having Warhammer-like Legendary Lord "powers." I don't want to see one character take on a hundred men all at once and do anything but be instantly killed (or wounded, see the next sentence). I can accept leaders that are only wounded who never die in battle, but other than that I prefer realism over "magical abilities."

    my opinion for this one,general like Guanyu & zhanfei should be no fear to fight.But not magic like.
    should be some kind like fear factor.Fear factor for particular high raking general,just some particular general not all.Enemy fear him when they saw him.

    imaging you have Guanyu & zhanfei ,but they fear to fight in 1001 vs 1001 battle ?
    this is terrible.

    zhuge liang,may have some weather forecast skill,& some tactic skill,just not magic.






  • LORDBENLORDBEN Junior Member Posts: 26Registered Users
    edited January 30
    Hey Guys,

    Maybe you might wanna watch these movies (Red Cliff Part 1 & 2), with English Subtitles, most of the characters found in recent Launch Teaser are featured:


    Red Cliff Part 1:


    Red Cliff Part 2:


    Those who love this game, I believe you'll love this moive.
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  • dcroscodcrosco Posts: 1Registered Users
    I cannot wait until fall the trailer looks great. excited am I
  • JsssssssJsssssss Posts: 1Registered Users
    At the Vidio so far, I must say that one guy who fight for other two he is actually a horse main.... he’s most good thing
    Is at control horse and archer... at least he is most famous leagenirly general in that period, please don’t mistake at that...it makes him soo weird
  • IntranetusaIntranetusa Junior Member Posts: 266Registered Users
    edited February 2
    LORDBEN said:

    Hey Guys,

    Maybe you might wanna watch these movies (Red Cliff Part 1 & 2), with English Subtitles, most of the characters found in recent Launch Teaser are featured:
    ...

    Those who love this game, I believe you'll love this moive.

    Oh god. Please don't watch that nonsense if you care about actual historical accuracy. Red Cliff (directed by John Woo, usually known for gun-fu gangster movies) is incredibly inaccurate in its portrayal of the era's warfare style, weapons, armor, etc and follows the Dynasty Warriors stereotypes.

    The majority of the battle formations in the movie are utter nonsense or depicted incorrectly.
  • Jin90Jin90 Posts: 10Registered Users
    Luckily historical accuracy has nothing to do with TW games after turn one, so let them enjoy the movie without being shamed by some armchair historian/pseudointellectual bothering them. :/
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