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Unread postby wk123 » Sat Nov 11, 2017 9:31 pm

Anyone watching this on YouTube? I'm jumping around episodes, can't wait for part 2!

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Unread postby Han » Sun Nov 12, 2017 4:44 am

I watched until ep 20 plus, but then I stopped because there seems to be zero war scenes......
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Unread postby Sun Fin » Sun Nov 12, 2017 7:52 am

Whats it about?
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Unread postby Fornadan » Sun Nov 12, 2017 7:18 pm

It's about Sima Yi and the court intrigues of Cao Cao and Cao Pi, but it's rather liberal with history
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Unread postby waywardauthor » Sun Dec 24, 2017 3:18 am

I'm a pretty big fan of the series. The battle scenes in the Romance of the Three Kingdoms series that came out just a few years ago were sometimes embarrassing, and once you got their cost-cutting techniques down it borders on the unwatchable. This series reminds me of some of the best of the political intrigue, without the need to force in battle scenes to make others feel entertained. I haven't finished it yet, but I have a feeling there will be a couple when it comes to conflict with Zhuge Liang.
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