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Romance of the Three Kingdoms : HEROES

Romance of the Three Kingdoms : HEROES
  • #: 245868
  • Price: $6.99 In Apple Store
  • Category: Reference
  • Updated: 2011-03-02
  • Current Version: 1.0.1
  • 1.0.1
  • Size: 108.00 MB
  • Language: English, Japanese
  • Seller: Headway Inc.
  • Requirements: Compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. Requires iOS 4.0 or later.
  • © 2010 Headway Inc.
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"Although we three have different family names, we swear by Heaven that we will become blood brothers. Although we we’re not be born on the same day of the same month of the same year, we hope to die on the same day of the same month of the same year." - Romance of the Three Kingdoms: HEROES (Liu Bei, Lord of Shu, from Biographies of Personages of the Shu Kingdom) -

This application is a full-color graphics published print collection app of The Record of the Three Kingdoms by the renowned emaki (picture scroll) illustrator Kimiya Masago which contains passionately drawn depictions of the heroes of the Three Kingdoms who contended for supremacy against the backdrop of China at the start of the third century. In all, this app features more than 60 separate illustrations depicting 38 of the heroes whose names echoed through those wild times, beginning with Liu Bei of Shu, Cao Cao of Cao Wei, and Sun Quan of Wu, and also including Guan Yu, Zhuge Liang, Diam Wei, Xun Yu, Zhou Yu, and Taishi Ci.

These high-definition quality illustrations, which are also compatible with Retina Display, perfectly capture the unique charm of the author Kimiya Masago’s original digital drawings with the correct color and contrast, which is difficult to reproduce via printing. This app also includes profiles of all the characters complied by Sui Morishita. Please enjoy to your heart’s content the emotions of the heroes and the huge and magnificent historical picture scroll of the Record of the Three Kingdoms.

Famous Scene

- Personages of the Shu Kingdom:

Lui Bei, Guan Yu, Zhang Fei, Zhao Yun, Ma Chao, Huang Zhong, Xu Shu, Zhuge Liang, Pang Tong, Ma Liang, Wei Yan, Meng Huo, Zhu Rong

- Personages of the Cao Wei Kingdom:

Cao Cao, Dian Wei, Xu Chu, the Xiahou Brothers, Zhang Liao, Zhang He, Xu Huang, Xun Yu, Guo Jia, Cao Pi

- Personages of the Wu Kingdom:

Sun Jian, Sun Ce, Sun Quan, Zhou Yu, the Two Qiaos, Gan Ning, Taishi Ci, Zhou Tai ... and others.

Main Functions

- High-definition images compatible with the iPhone 4 and iPod touch Retina display.

- All illustrations can be freely expanded and reduced in size using a double tap/pinch operation.

- Page turning using a flick operation

- Image list

- Slide show

- Character profile display (for some illustrations/by tapping the PROFILE icon)

- Profile text font size adjustment capability

- Operates on an iPad in the iPhone compatible mode. Although buttons and menus are displayed at low resolution, the illustrations can be enjoyed in superb high resolution.

The Romance of the Three Kingdoms application includes the biographies of the heroes appearing in the illustrations, which comprise the first half of the original published print collection of the same name. Please also purchase Romance of the Three Kingdoms: EMAKI, which features the emaki (picture scroll) contents of the second half of the original book. The Romance of the Three Kingdoms application is produced and sold as an iPhone app with the full consent of Kimiya Masago, the author of the original published print collection Romance of the Three Kingdoms.

About the Author

Kimiya Masago

Emaki (picture scroll) artist. Born in 1960 in Okayama Prefecture, He graduated with a degree in Physics from Chuo University, Department of Science and Technology. While enrolled at the university he studied under the cartoonist Buichi Terasawa. Later, after serving as the manager of Terasawa’s Production Department, he began to pursue his career as an independent artist. He is the acknowledged leader in his field and a representative exponent of contemporary historical warlord illustration. His creative activities have also expanded beyond two-dimensional illustration to embrace three-dimensional design, as when he was placed in charge of costume design for the movie PROMIS – Mukyoku and of visual concept design for the movie Dororo.

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