The FaceBook page 仙劍奇俠傳 has released these new images! They come alongside the caption:
We’re getting Xian Jiàn 6!!!
If the sales are at the right place for the Xian Jiàn 5 (not the prequel) then it might just be made with something called ‘Unreal Engine‘, or so I’ve read in some place or another by people with greater knowledge of Chinese than me. Continue reading →
I really am sorry for my lack of presence here. I did intend to publish articles every two or three days. Writing this, it’s been about a week already since I last did any work on any of my blogs. By the time I reach the end we might all be living in our labyrinth surrounded castles full of diminutive little… I watched a movie and now I’m a hardcore addict. Addiction is hard.
So, you see, I cannot make this entirely about wǔxiá. That’s the only way that I could tear myself away from the cruel hold of the fan-videos, fan-fiction, fan-comics, audio version of the fan-comics and re-watching the video. That’s why this article is taking a sweeter approach. This is a mess of wǔxiá, games, films, television series and movies. Those include animations.
Now, if you so allow me, I will commit to one act – an act that you may well deny; may well laugh in the face of; may well turn your back to. To those who continue onwards, I swear myself to this act.
I will break your hearts.
Here rests a video of one of the tragic of all tales of romance and valour. Here lies the sacrificial stone on which I place your hearts for the ritual bleeding. Here is the video which cannot stand to break you unless you know of its origins.
I will tell you – I shall speak, and with these words you will feel all hardiness slip away. Continue reading →