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by Jenxi
February 8, 2017 at 3:42 AM
Forum: Announcements
Topic: New look for the new year ahead!
Replies: 4
Views: 6569

New look for the new year ahead!

Happy Chinese New Year everyone!
@onion25@
As you can see, we have a spanking new look for the Year of the Rooster. Let me know what you think about it or if you encounter any issues.
by Jenxi
February 18, 2016 at 12:46 PM
Forum: Translation matters
Topic: New novels?
Replies: 21
Views: 33824

Re: New novels?

FaerieGodfather wrote:I am definitely interested in new materials, even though I am still working my way through old materials. :)
As the saying goes, old but gold. Enjoy your adventure reading them!
by Jenxi
February 18, 2016 at 12:44 PM
Forum: Jianghu matters
Topic: Hello
Replies: 9
Views: 17026

Re: Hello

So, I've just discovered the community-- I am a long time fan of wuxia movies, but my interest in the novels arises from my desire to write my own wuxia fiction (in English). I am reading the English translations for now, but I plan on taking Chinese lessons at the university starting this Fall. Hi...
by Jenxi
February 18, 2016 at 12:42 PM
Forum: Jianghu matters
Topic: Suggestions of Wuxia Drama?
Replies: 1
Views: 4361

Re: Suggestions of Wuxia Drama?

Welcome! I would actually recommend you to read the novels!

You've gone through the Condor Trilogy. How about watching something before or after the Trilogy?

My recommendations:
Demi-Gods and Semi-Devils 2003
Laughing Proudly at the World 2001
by Jenxi
October 30, 2015 at 2:00 PM
Forum: Translation matters
Topic: New novels?
Replies: 21
Views: 33824

Re: New novels?

I'd like to chime in and ask what are the new novels too. I'm really interested in this. You probably missed my reply to Dongfang Bubai. There seem to be some interest in this so I'll do up a post about these new novels. I guess I really missed that! Seems like your missing post appeared too! I thi...
by Jenxi
October 30, 2015 at 1:59 PM
Forum: Jianghu matters
Topic: Hello
Replies: 9
Views: 17026

Re: Hello

Somebody keep FlyingDagger away from Zixia!
by Jenxi
October 30, 2015 at 1:59 PM
Forum: Jianghu matters
Topic: Kungfu Frontier
Replies: 1
Views: 8548

Kungfu Frontier

Anyone here plays Brave Frontier? Tencent just launched a new game that looks very similar, and it even has a very similar looking name!

https://www.facebook.com/Kungfu-Frontie ... 082867328/
by Jenxi
October 30, 2015 at 1:56 PM
Forum: Jianghu matters
Topic: Wuxia RPG
Replies: 5
Views: 10119

Re: Wuxia RPG

Yeah, it'll be nice to see some updates on the progress. In any case, I came across another wuxia game that just launched. I'll post in a new thread.
by Jenxi
October 30, 2015 at 1:55 PM
Forum: Jianghu matters
Topic: Jin Yong wuxia dramas?
Replies: 3
Views: 7609

Re: Jin Yong wuxia dramas?

It depends on how you judge a drama. Do you value it being faithful to the books? Or do you approach it with a clear state, with no bias whatsoever from the novels? These make a big difference on your opinions of the shows.
by Jenxi
October 30, 2015 at 1:52 PM
Forum: Jianghu matters
Topic: What's your favourite wuxia song?
Replies: 2
Views: 6706

Re: What's your favourite wuxia song?

Hands down, House of Flying Dagger's soundtrack. I listen to it every time I write or translate wuxia.