What brought you into the ROTK world?

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Well?

The novel itself
18
7%
The Dynasty Warriors series
125
51%
The Kessen series
6
2%
The ROTK game series
46
19%
The television series
3
1%
This forum
5
2%
I'm Chinese, so its my nation's history
19
8%
Any other way?
21
9%
 
Total votes : 243

Unread postby Lord Chuff » Sun Jan 15, 2006 6:47 am

First I played DW3 at a friend's house and loved it. Then I played DW4, but i didn't realise that it was based off history until a Chinese friend of mine told me about the book.
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Unread postby Adam » Sat Dec 02, 2006 10:18 am

Hrm, I suppose I'd say DW4, even though I didn't know it was based on anything at all at the time, so I suppose it's a combo of this site and Dynasty Warriors.
Edit: My mistake, I played DoaE too and didn't know it was based on anything. I'm surprised I didn't recognise some of the names when I played DW years later.
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Unread postby azn099 » Sat Dec 02, 2006 4:47 pm

I am Chinese so I knew about it... It never sparked my interest though till I started playing Dynasty Warriors.
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Unread postby Jedi » Sun Dec 03, 2006 7:54 am

Dynasty warriors was how I started to like all the series.
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Unread postby Shi Tong » Mon Dec 04, 2006 12:38 pm

SGYY novel.

I came across it because my wife is Taiwanese and she told me I'd like it. I did start playing RTK VII at the same time, but I count it as novel because that's what I was more interested in.

I had to ask her a million times while I was reading the book "How do you pronounce his name", "why has he got 4 names", and "why is T'sao T'sao so evil?"
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Re: What brought you into the ROTK world?

Unread postby dirtybird » Mon Apr 09, 2007 12:59 am

Zhao Yun 4 prez wrote:It wasn't just the novel which brought people into the world of the Three Kingdoms. Many people have come to know this story through ways, such games etc. Me? It was Dynasty Warriors 2 which brought me into this world. What about other people?


For me, it would definately be relative to playing the Dynasty Warriors series. Upon playing DW3, i found the game very addicting, and fun. I searched the book and back of the box for an official web address and i discovered one. Ever since then, i've been deeply involved in the Three Kingdoms.
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Unread postby Baiko Arashi » Mon Apr 09, 2007 2:15 am

I was at gamestop, and I was not sure which game to buy, Dynasty Warriors 4 or LOTR: The Two Towers, I had the two towers for gamecube but i sold it...the guy suggested DW4, and the rest is histroy ;)
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Unread postby Me I'm Not » Mon Apr 09, 2007 7:42 am

DW3. I don't remember what made me want to buy DW3 but I'm glad I started playing it.
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Unread postby Mei » Mon Apr 09, 2007 1:23 pm

My boyfriend forced me to play DW4 (Which I actually thought was a run of the mill war game) and when I saw the characters (Namely Zhou Yu, Zhao Yun and Xiahou Dun) I thought this isn't that bad. So now I am obsessed and have been for 4 years. I have every game for the PS2 except Dynasty Tactics 2 which I cannot find for love nor money (I would also like the first one for the PS1), and I have the ROTK volumes. (I also have many posters in my house of the characters!) I am also currently completing my first adaptation of the book but have yet to decide whether I will publish it.
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Unread postby Antiochus » Mon Apr 09, 2007 4:37 pm

I went to my cousin's place and he had DW3. I played as Zhang Fei and had lots of fun. Since then, I got every Dynasty games...
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