The famous action saga musou Koei Tecmo already has a film adaptation: the movie of Dynasty Warriors Directed by Roy Chow (Knock Out, The rebirth of a legend) and starring Wang Kai, Louis Koo and Han Geng is now available on Netflix. The video-on-demand platform today premiered this feature film of about two hours, which is based directly on Romance of The Three Kingdoms, according to its official description on Netflix.
Thanks to your thriller We can get an idea of what this movie will be like, a promotional video available on the YouTube channel of Netflix Asia with subtitles in English, although the film has subtitles in Spanish (voices in English, Chinese and Cantonese): “The Yellow Turban Rebellion erupts at the end of the Eastern Han Dynasty. With the help of his henchmen, Guan Yu and Zhang Fei, militia leader Liu Pei successfully suppresses the revolt. The calculating warlord Dong Zhuo takes advantage of the situation and takes control of the court, causing further unrest, “reads his synopsis.
In the production of this adaptation we find HMV Digital China Group, although only for the Chinese market, and Stephen Shiu Junior as the main producer. In addition to Chow’s direction, we know that its script is by Christine To. And in the cast of characters, in addition to the three protagonist, we have names like Carina Lau, Nick Wang, Tony Yang, Ray Lui and Glnezer Bextiyar.
No news of Dynasty Warriors 9 Empires
This film is not the only novelty within the Dynasty Warriors franchise, as Koei Tecmo announced late last year that they are working on Dynasty Warriors 9 Empires with Omega Force with the idea of launching it this year on PS5, Xbox Series X / S, PS4, Xbox One, Switch and PC. It was supposed to arrive early 2021, but we have not yet had additional information about this installment that tries to reconcile with the fans after the bad criticism it got Dynasty Warriors 9 in 2018.