Every good kung fu story needs a good villain. In the universe of Shuyan the bad guys are the Guer, a horde of nomadic warriors that sweeps in from the west at the start of the game on a mission of world conquest.
Each of the factions in our story is inspired by a different era in Chinese history. For the Guer, the main inspiration was the thirteenth-century Mongol Empire under Genghis Khan. We drew heavily on real historical research when it came to designing the weapons,
As an action graphic novel, the depth of the story plays a major role in "Shuyan," and so we've been putting a lot of work into building the game's world and lore. I wanted to share some of the basic background for the story and the lore that we've created. The story focuses on five kingdoms. They all have different values and cultures, and they're all built on the foundations of Kung Fu. Each kingdoms also has a sacred Kung Fu temple, and the ideas of each Kung Fu system mak