We talk about The Chinese Boxer, a 1970 film that helped launched the Kung Fu Craze. It stars and is directed by Jimmy Wang Yu.
In this episode of Righteous Blood Podcast we discuss the films Reign of Assassins and Magnificent Bodyguards. We also talk about magic, escort companies, encounter tables and more in our upcoming game Righteous Blood, Ruthless Blades.
We talk about the movies Lady Hermit and Web of Death. We also discuss Signature Abilities in our game Righteous Blood, Ruthless Blades and pick up the general topics of magic and dungeons in wuxia.
In this episode of Wuxia Weekend we talk about the film the Duel (2000), starring Andy Lau, Nick Cheung, Vicky Zhao, Kristy Yeung and Ekin Cheng. Based on the Gu Long story from the Lu Xiaofeng series, Before and After the Duel, it is a wuxia mystery set against the backdrop of a looming duel between two great swordsman. There is a lot of comedy in this one, but also surprisingly moving moments.
In this episode of Wuxia Weekend we discuss the movie Heaven Sword and Dragon Sabre, directed by Chor Yuen in 1978. The film stars Derek Yee, Ching Li, and Candice Yu. It is based on the story by Jin Yong (Louis Cha)
We discuss the movies Human Lanterns and Magic Blade, then talk about Top Ten Weapons, Eccentricities, and Face in our upcoming game Righteous Blood, Ruthless Blades (published by Osprey).