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Romance of the Three Kingdoms X

Item Information
September 22, 2007
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Contents

1.     Information
2.     Horses
3.     Swords
4.     Polearm
5.     Pikes
6.     Tridents
7.     Axes
8.     Whips
9.     Clubs
10.    Aerials
11.    Bows
12.    Manuals
13.    Treatise
14.    Annals
15.    Sutras
16.    Essays
17.    Tomes
18.    Scrolls
19.    Maps
20.    Ornaments
21.    Wines
22.    Medicines
23.    Treasures
24.    Seals
25.    Awards
26.    Special
27.    Contact
28.    Credits
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1.     Information

This FAQ will give the general information on an item; Name, Group, Ability,
Value, Skill, Special, and Info. I still have not obtained every item in
the game.  As I get the last 21 items, or if someone contacts me with
information regarding the other 21 items, I will update this FAQ.  The items
are listed in the order they appear in the Item section of the Gallery.
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2.     Horses

Name:  Red Hare
Group:  Horse
Ability:  None
Value:  30
Skill:  None
Special:  Retreat Certain/Speed Up
Info:  A horse colored as though its body was made of flame.  Said capable
of running 1000 leages (250 miles) in one day.

Name:  Hex Mark
Group:  Horse
Ability:  None
Value:  25
Skill:  None
Special:  Retreat Certain/Speed Up
Info:  A “cursed” horse, believed by its very nature to bring misfortune
to any who ride it.

Name:  Gray Lightning
Group:  Horse
Ability:  None
Value:  20
Skill:  None
Special:  Retreat Certain/Speed Up
Info:  A favorite horse of Cao Cao’s which he rode at the hunting party
in Hu Tian with Emperor Xian.

Name:  Shadow Runner
Group:  Horse
Ability:  None
Value:  20
Skill:  None
Special:  Retreat Certain/Speed Up
Info:  A Persian horse; a favorite of Cao Cao’s.  Believed capable of
such speed that it cast no shadow when running.

Name:  Firestar
Group:  Horse
Ability:  None
Value:  15
Skill:  None
Special:  Retreat Certain/Speed Up
Info:  A famous horse from central Asia, also called “Blood-Sweat” as
it was thought to sweat blood when running.

Name:  Stout Runner
Group:  Horse
Ability:  None
Value:  15
Skill:  None
Special:  Retreat Certain/Speed Up
Info:  A famous horse from the Korean Peninsula.  Of small stature,
said capable of carrying a rider under the low branches of a fruit
tree.

Name:  Pale Stallion
Group:  Horse
Ability:  None
Value:  15
Skill:  None
Special:  Retreat Certain/Speed Up
Info:  An entirely white horse.  For creating a cavalry unit all on white
horses, Gongsun Zan was called the “Pale Horse General.”

Name:  Lian’s Pride
Group:  Horse
Ability:  None
Value:  15
Skill:  None
Special:  Retreat Certain/Speed Up
Info:  A famous horse from Lian Zhou.  Lian Zhou was known for producing
horses of excellent caliber.

Name:  Four Wheeler
Group:  Horse
Ability:  None
Value:  20
Skill:  None
Special:  Retreat Certain/Speed Up
Info:  A vehicle made of a wooden seat with four wheels.  Zhuge Liang’s
preferred mode of transport.

3.     Swords

Name:  Serpent Slayer
Group:  Sword
Ability:  ????
Value:  ????
Skill:  ????
Special:  ????
Info:  ????

Name:  Seven Star Sword
Group:  Sword
Ability:  WAR +7
Value:  25
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A sword inlaid with seven jewels, which Cao Cao borrowed from Wang Yun
for the assassination of Dong Zhuo.

Name:  Sword of Heaven
Group:  Sword
Ability:  WAR +5
Value:  20
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A sword of Cao Cao’s and rival to the sword of Light.  Believed sharp
enough to pierce through heaven.

Name:  Sword of Light
Group:  Sword
Ability:  WAR +3
Value:  20
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A sword which rivals the Sword of Heaven.  Said to cut through iron
as easily as through mud.  Zhao Yun obtained it at Chang Ban.

Name:  Swords of Fate
Group:  Sword
Ability:  WAR +3
Value:  20
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A pair of swords worn by Liu Bei, made for him by a village blacksmith
when he declared his kingdom.

Name:  Ancestral Sword
Group:  Sword
Ability:  WAR+3
Value:  15
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A sword loved by Sun Jian, which he used to command his army in the
battle with Dong Zhuo.

Name:  Divine Blade
Group:  Sword
Ability:  ????
Value:  ????
Skill:  ????
Special:  ????
Info:  ????

Name:  Law Makers
Group:  Sword
Ability:  WAR+2
Value:  15
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A set of five swords made for Cao Cao over three years.  Also called
“The Five Jeweled Swords” and “The Hundred Times Tempered Weapons.”

Name:  Great Scimitar
Group:  Sword
Ability:  ????
Value:  ????
Skill:  ????
Special:  ????
Info:  ????

Name:  Saw Tooth Blade
Group:  Sword
Ability:  WAR+1
Value:  5
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A curved sword with a jagged, saw-like blade.

Name:  Eyed Hilt Blade
Group:  Sword
Ability:  WAR +1
Value:  5
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A single-edged straight sword with a metal ring at the end of its handle.
Also called “The Ring-Handled Sword.”

4.     Polearms

Name:  Blue Dragon
Group:  Polearm
Ability:  WAR +5
Value:  20
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  Guan Yu’s beloved long sword, made by a blacksmith when Liu Bei
established his kingdom.  Weighed over 100 pounds.

Name:  War Trident
Group:  Polearm
Ability:  WAR +3
Value:  15
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  Ji Ling’s beloved long sword, the point of which was split into
a trident.  Weighed 55 pounds.

Name:  Phoenix Bite
Group:  Polearm
Ability:  WAR +2
Value:  10
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A long-handled weapon with a blade curved like the beak of a phoenix.

Name:  Strike Voulge
Group:  Polearm
Ability:  WAR +1
Value:  5
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A long-handled weapon with a blade curved like a man’s eyebrow.

Name:  Pole Sword
Group:  Polearm
Ability:  WAR +1
Value:  5
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A long sword.  An average long-handled weapon with a simple blade at the
tip of a pole.

Name:  Broad Sword
Group:  Polearm
Ability:  WAR+1
Value:  5
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  An average weapon featuring a broad, single-edged blade at the end
of a long pole handle.

5.     Pikes

Name:  Serpent Blade
Group:  Pike
Ability:  WAR +5
Value:  20
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  Zhang Fei’s beloved steel pike, made by a blacksmith when Liu Bei
established his kingdom.  Over 15 feet in length.

Name:  Iron Serpent
Group:  Pike
Ability:  WAR +3
Value:  15
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  Cheng Pu’s beloved pike with an end curved like a snake.  Used in
the battle against Cai Mao.

Name:  Golden Lance
Group:  Pike
Ability:  WAR +2
Value:  10
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A long spear of 15 feet used by cavalry, much like a western lance.
A heavy weapon used for charging.

Name:  Jujube Spear
Group:  Pike
Ability:  WAR +1
Value:  5
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A spear with a handle made from the Jujube Tree.  Jujube wood was known
for it’s beautiful glossy color and hardness.

Name:  Battering Spear
Group:  Pike
Ability:  WAR +1
Value:  5
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  An ultra-long spear used in counties around the Korean peninsula.  Almost
30 feet in length, each one was wielded by a small group of soldiers.

6.     Tridents

Name:  Crescent Halberd
Group:  Trident
Ability:  WAR +8
Value:  25
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A trident formed by a crescent shaped blade at its tip.  Favorite weapon
of Lu Bu.

Name:  Twin Crescent
Group:  Trident
Ability:  WAR +2
Value:  10
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  Dian Wei’s beloved trident.  Weighed over 100 pounds.  Stolen by Hu Che
Er in the battle against Zhang Xiu.

7.     Axes

Name:  Great Axe
Group:  Axe
Ability:  WAR +2
Value:  10
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  An axe with an enormous handle.  Favorite weapon of Xu Huang.

8.     Whips

Name:  Iron Whip
Group:  Whip
Ability:  WAR +2
Value:  10
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  Though referred to as a whip, a weapon more like a long iron staff.

9.     Clubs

Name:  Thorn Cluster
Group:  Club
Ability:  WAR +2
Value:  15
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A type of pike with countless iron spikes at its tip.  Favorite weapon
of Sha Moke, King of the Wu Ling barbarians.

Name:  Iron Flail
Group:  Club
Ability:  WAR +2
Value:  10
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  An iron ball on a chain.  Favorite weapon of Gan Ning.

Name:  Shooting Star
Group:  Club
Ability:  WAR +2
Value:  10
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  An aerial weapon made from two maces connected at either
end of a rope.  Favorite weapon of Wang Shuang.

Name:  Gourd Mallet
Group:  Club
Ability:  WAR +1
Value:  5
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A long-handled mace with an iron end shaped like a gourd.

Name:  Bronze Mallet
Group:  Club
Ability:  WAR +!
Value:  5
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A long-handled mace with a bronze end.

10.    Aerials

Name:  Plum Blossom Darts
Group:  Aerial
Ability:  ????
Value:  ????
Skill:  ????
Special:  ????
Info:  ????

Name:  Sleeve Darts
Group:  Aerial
Ability:  WAR +1
Value:  10
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  An aerial weapon cylindrical in shape that is spring loaded to
fire short arrows.  Can be concealed in the shooter’s sleeve.

Name:  Flying Swords
Group:  Aerial
Ability:  WAR +1
Value:  5
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  An aerial weapon that is basically a short sword designed for throwing.
Favorite weapon of Zhu Rong, wife of Meng Huo.

Name:  Throwing Blade
Group:  Aerial
Ability:  WAR +1
Value:  5
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  An aerial weapon made from a short trident.  Thrown similarly to a
throwing star.  Favorite secondary weapon of Dian Wei.

Name:  Hand Spear
Group:  Aerial
Ability:  WAR +1
Value:  5
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  An aerial weapon made from a trident with a shortened handle.
Used by Sun Ce and Taishi Ci in the Romance of the Three Kingdoms novel.

11.    Bows

Name:  Yang’s Bow
Group:  Bow
Ability:  WAR +3
Value:  15
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  The legendary bow of Yang Youji, a master archer of the Chun Qiu
Period who is said to have hi 100 targets in 100 shots.

Name:  Li’s Bow
Group:  Bow
Ability:  WAR +3
Value:  15
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  The bow of Li Guang, the tragic hero who fought at Xiong Nu in
Han period.  Said capable of splitting boulders.

Name:  Donghu Bow
Group:  Bow
Ability:  WAR +1
Value:  10
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A light weight bow for cavalry, used by nomadic tribes.  Named after
a place that would later become Wuwan and Xian Bei.

Name:  Leopard Bow
Group:  Bow
Ability:  ????
Value:  ????
Skill:  ????
Special:  ????
Info:  ????

Name:  Sandalwood Bow
Group:  Bow
Ability:  WAR +1
Value:  10
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A bow used in countries around the Korean Peninsula.  Made from the
wood of the Spindle Tree, which is also used in Bonsai.

12.    Manuals

Name:  Art of War
Group:  Manual
Ability:  LDR +10
Value:  30
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  The classic book on war by Sun Tzu, famous general of Wu in the Chun
Qiu Period.  Cao Cao’s notes on this book still exist today.

Name:  Six Stratagems
Group:  Manual
Ability:  LDR +7
Value:  25
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A book on war accredited to Tai Gong Wang,  Famous for one
of its volumes “The Tiger Scroll.”

Name:  Three Strategies
Group:  Manual
Ability:  ????
Value:  ????
Skill:  ????
Special:  ????
Info:  ????

Name:  Sima’s War Manual
Group:  Manual
Ability:  LDR +5
Value:  20
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A book on war said to have been composed by Sima Rangju, a famous
general of the Chun Qiu period.  Composed of five volumes.

Name:  Wu Qi
Group:  Manual
Ability:  LDR +5
Value:  20
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A book on war written during the Warring States period by strategist
Wu Qi, who is often referred to alongside Sun Tzu.

Name:  Sun Bin’s War Manual
Group:  Manual
Ability:  LDR +3
Value:  15
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A book on war written during the Warring States period by Sun Bin, a
strategist of the state of Qi and a descendant of Sun Tzu.

Name:  Wei Liao Tzu
Group:  Manual
Ability:  ????
Value:  ????
Skill:  ????
Special:  ????
Info:  ????

Name:  Mo Zi
Group:  Manual
Ability:  LDR +2
Value:  10
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  The collected essays of Mo Zi, ancestor to Mo Jia.  Discusses methods
of castle building and engaging one’s enemy.

Name:  Wei Gong Zi
Group:  Manual
Ability:  LDR +2
Value:  10
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A compilation of books on war that were presented by feudal lords to Xing
Ling, one of the four leaders of the Warring States period.

Name:  Meng De’s War Manual
Group:  Manual
Ability:  LDR +2
Value:  10
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A book on war said to be written by Cao Cao.  Cao Cao supposedly burned
the book himself after it was ridiculed by Zhang Song.

Name:  The 24 War Manuals
Group:  Manual
Ability:  LDR +2
Value:  10
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  Zhuge Liang’s book on war which he entrusted to Jiang Wei just before
death.  Said to discuss topics such as fate and troop formation.

13.    Treatise

Name:  Han Fei Zi
Group:  Treatise
Ability:  POL +10
Value:  30
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  Written by Han Fei, a philosopher of the Warring States period.
Comprised of 20 volumes and 15 sections.

Name:  Guan Zi
Group:  Treatise
Ability:  POL +7
Value:  25
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A book of sayings composed by Guan Zhong, a prime minister of Qi
in the Chun Qiu Period.  Source of the proverb “money makes manners.”

Name:  Lord Shang Yang
Group:  Treatise
Ability:  POL +7
Value:  25
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A book written by Shang Yang, a prime minister of Qin in the
Warring States Period.  Known for purporting strict constitutionalism.

Name:  Master Yan’s Chun Qiu
Group:  Treatise
Ability:  POL +5
Value:  15
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A book accredited to Yan Ying, a prime minister of Qi in the
Chun Qiu period.

Name:  Secrets of Zhou
Group:  Treatise
Ability:  POL +2
Value:  15
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A book written on the strategies of Tai Gong Wang.  Researched by Su
Qin, an academic in the Warring States Period.

Name:  Customs of the Hang
Group:  Treatise
Ability:  POL +2
Value:  10
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A composition of the late Han.  Written on the events and agriculture
of the Han period.

Name:  On Salt and Iron
Group:  Treatise
Ability:  POL +1
Value:  5
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A composition of the early Han.  Record of debates on government
policy concerning the monopolization of salt
and iron.

14.    Annuls

Name:  Chun Qiu Annals
Group:  Annul
Ability:  POL +5
Value:  20
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A historical document and one of the five Chinese classics.  Interpreted
by Zuo Qiu Ming, disciple of Kong Zi.

Name:  The Grand Histories
Group:  Annul
Ability:  POL +5
Value:  20
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A historical document written by Sima Qian in early Han.  Contains events
from the time of legend to the reign of early Han Emperor Wudi.

Name:  History of the Han
Group:  Annul
Ability:  POL +3
Value:  15
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A historical document written by Ban Gu in late Han.  An authorized
history of early Han, numbering over 100 volumes.

Name:  Warring States
Group:  Annul
Ability:  POL +3
Value:  10
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A historical document recording policy delivered to feudal lords
by academics of the Warring States period.  Edited by Liu Xiang in early
Han.

Name:  Master Lu’s Chun Qiu
Group:  Annul
Ability:  POL +2
Value:  10
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  An encyclopedia composed by Lu Bu Wei, a prime minister of Qin
in the Warring States Period.  Source of the proverb “great words
are priceless.”

Name:  Chun Qiu of Wu Yue
Group:  Annul
Ability:  POL +2
Value:  5
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A historical document from late Han, on the rise and fall of Wu Yue.

Name:  Tales of Great Women
Group:  Annul
Ability:  POL +1
Value:  5
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  Edited by Liu Xiang of early Han.  A record of prominent
women throughout history.

Name:  Masters of Huai Nan
Group:  Annul
Ability:  POL +1
Value:  5
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A record of geography, history, and though since ancient times,
composed by Liu An, king of Huai Nan in early Han.

15.    Sutras

Name:  Lao Tzu
Group:  Sutra
Ability:  INT +10
Value:  30
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  Taoist sutras.  Believed to be the work of Lao Tzu,
founder of Taoism.

Name:  Zhuang Zi
Group:  Sutra
Ability:  INT +5
Value:  20
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A record of the essays and sayings of the Taoist Zhuang Si,
whom it is also named for.

Name:  Analects of Confucius
Group:  Sutra
Ability:  INT +5
Value:  20
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A Confucian text that records the saying of Confucius.  One of
four books along with Great Learning, Doctrine of the Mean, and Mencius.

Name:  Book of Poetry
Group:  Sutra
Ability:  INT +5
Value:  20
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A Confucian text and work of literary art edited by Wei Xiang.
A collection of ancient poetry and one of the five Chinese classics.

Name:  Book of History
Group:  Sutra
Ability:  INT +3
Value:  10
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A Confucian text focusing on legends and historical record of
the Zhou period.  One of the five Chinese classics.

Name:  Book of Changes
Group:  Sutra
Ability:  ????
Value:  ????
Skill:  ????
Special:  ????
Info:  ????

Name:  Book of Rites
Group:  Sutra
Ability:  INT +3
Value:  10
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A Confucian text recording the etiquette of the Qin and
Han periods.  One of the five Chinese classics.

16.    Essays

Name:  Commentary
Group:  Essay
Ability:  INT +2
Value:  15
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A thesis by He Yan of Wei annotating the Analects of Confucius.
The oldest complete document.

Name:  Treatise on Society
Group:  Essay
Ability:  INT +2
Value:  15
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A thesis by Cao Pi of Wei on people and government throughout
China since ancient times.

Name:  Treatise on Chance
Group:  Essay
Ability:  INT +2
Value:  10
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A thesis by Sun He arguing to Wei Zhao that board games are
a pointless form of leisure.

Name:  Treatise on Times
Group:  Essay
Ability:  INT +2
Value:  10
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A thesis by Wang Ji criticizing current affairs while Cao Shuang
was in power.

Name:  Treatise on Policy
Group:  Essay
Ability:  INT +2
Value:  10
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A thesis by Wang Chang expounding the harshness of the legal system
of Wei and its need of reform.

Name:  Treatise on Magic
Group:  Essay
Ability:  INT +1
Value:  5
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A thesis on Magicians written by Cao Zhi.

Name:  Treatise on Seasons
Group:  Essay
Ability:  INT +1
Value:  5
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A thesis by Kan Ze that coordinated the seasons and calendar.
Adopted by Sun Quan for the official calendar of Wu.

Name:  Classic of Filial Piety
Group:  Essay
Ability:  INT +1
Value:  5
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A thesis by Yan Jun, scholar of the Book of Odes, Book of Records,
and Book of Rites.

Name:  Treatise on War
Group:  Essay
Ability:  INT +1
Value:  5
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A thesis by Qiao Zhou on the advantages and disadvantages of
war in the Liu Chan period

17.    Tomes

Name:  Hua Tuo’s Journal
Group:  Tome
Ability:  None
Value:  30
Skill:  Doctor
Special:  None
Info:  A medical text by Hua Tuo recording of his own techniques.  Named so
because it was kept inside a blue bag.

Name:  Books of Healing
Group:  Tome
Ability:  None
Value:  30
Skill:  Doctor
Special:  None
Info:  A sacred text on healing magic found by the wizard Yu Ji near
Qu Yuan Quan.

Name:  Discourses on Illness
Group:  Tome
Ability:  None
Value:  30
Skill:  Doctor
Special:  None
Info:  A medical text in ten volumes on the treatment of fevers.
The most revered book of Chinese medicine.

18.    Scrolls

Name:  Book of Illusions
Group:  Scroll
Ability:  LDR +1
Value:  30
Skill:  Wizard
Special:  None
Info:  A book of magic found by the wizard Zuo Ci at the cliffs of Mt. Emei.
Consists of three volumes on Heaven, Earth, and Man.

Name:  Way of Peace
Group:  Scroll
Ability:  LDR  +1
Value:  30
Skill:  Wizard
Special:  None
Info:  The “book of heaven” that Zhang Jiao received from an old wizard.
Included methods for controlling the weather.

Name:  Land and Sea Classic
Group:  Scroll
Ability:  LDR +1
Value:  25
Skill:  Wizard
Special:  None
Info:  A mysterious tome on the strange spirits, fairies, and beasts that live
in the ocean and mountains and in nature.

19.    Maps

Name:  Map of Western Shu
Group:  Map
Ability:  LDR +1
Value:  20
Skill:  Geo
Special:  None
Info:  A map of the western land drawn in secret by Zhang Song and
contributed to Liu Bei.

Name:  Map of Nanman
Group:  Map
Ability:  LDR +1
Value:  20
Skill:  Geo
Special:  None
Info:  A map of the southern land drawn by Lu Kai.  Contributed to Zhuge Liang
for his conquest of the south.

20.    Ornaments

Name:  Open Breast Coat
Group:  Ornament
Ability:  None
Value:  15
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  An outer garment worn by woman of western China at marriage.  Colored
in bright blue and crimson.

Name:  Hanging Gold Earring
Group:  Ornament
Ability:  ????
Value:  ????
Skill:  ????
Special:  ????
Info:  ????

Name:  Earring
Group:  Ornament
Ability:  None
Value:  5
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  An earring worn by women.

Name:  Agate
Group:  Ornament
Ability:  None
Value:  25
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A jewel patterned in irregular stripes with such colors as red,
green, and white.  Originated in western China.

Name:  Kingfisher
Group:  Ornament
Ability:  ????
Value:  ????
Skill:  ????
Special:  ????
Info:  ????

Name:  Pearl
Group:  Ornament
Ability:  ????
Value:  ????
Skill:  ????
Special:  ????
Info:  ????

Name:  Silk Incense Pouch
Group:  Ornament
Ability:  None
Value:  10
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A scented bag embroidered with designs such as a bat.

Name:  Incense Pouch
Group:  Ornament
Ability:  None
Value:  5
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  An incense case worn at the waist.

Name:  Topaz
Group:  Ornament
Ability:  None
Value:  20
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A crystal-like shiny yellow jewel.  Originated in Western China.

Name:  Jasper
Group:  Ornament
Ability:  ????
Value:  ????
Skill:  ????
Special:  ????
Info:  ????

Name:  Sapphire
Group:  Ornament
Ability:  ????
Value:  ????
Skill:  ????
Special:  ????
Info:  ????

Name:  Ruby
Group:  Ornament
Ability:  ????
Value:  ????
Skill:  ????
Special:  ????
Info:  ????

21.    Wines

Name:  Yi Di Brew
Group:  Wine
Ability:  None
Value:  25
Skill:  None
Special:  Drink with other officers
Info:  Type of wine made by Yi Di, inventor of wine.  Also called
“the greatest wine under heaven.”

Name:  Du Kang Brew
Group:    Wine
Ability:  None
Value:  25
Skill:  None
Special: Drink with other officers
Info:  White wine made by master wine maker Du Kang in Luo Yang.
Praised in a poem by Cao Cao.

Name:  Halcyon
Group:  Wine
Ability:  None
Value:  15
Skill:  None
Special:  Drink with other officers
Info:  A medicinal wine made by Zhang Fei specially for his men.  A
sweet wine, also called “Zhang Fei’s wine.”

Name:  Flotsam
Group:  Wine
Ability:  None
Value:  20
Skill:  None
Special:  Drink with other officers
Info:  One of five wines recorded in the Rites of Zhou.  An unrefined
wine made from course rice water with floating rice grains.

Name:  Nectar
Group:  Wine
Ability:  None
Value:  20
Skill:  None
Special:  Drink with other officers
Info:  One of five wines recorded in the Rites of Zhou.  Mixed Old
Standard fermented overnight.  Has a mildly sweet flavor.

Name:  Spirit
Group:  Wine
Ability:  None
Value:  20
Skill:  None
Special:  Drink with other officers
Info:  One of five wines recorded in the Rites of Zhou.  Made by
extracting the dregs from unrefined wine.

Name:  Old Standard
Group:  Wine
Ability:  None
Value:  15
Skill:  None
Special:  Drink with other officers
Info:  One of three liquors recorded in the Rites of Zhou.  Made
simply of fermented rice water.

Name:  Silver Standard
Group:  Wine
Ability:  None
Value:  15
Skill:  None
Special:  Drink with other officers
Info:  One of three liquors recorded in the Rites of Zhou.  Made by
aging Old Standard and extracting the dregs.

Name:  Pure Standard
Group:  Wine
Ability:  None
Value:  15
Skill:  None
Special:  Drink with other officers
Info:  One of three liquors recorded in the Rites of Zhou.  Old Standard
that has been aged longer than Silver Standard, until it is completely
clear.

Name:  Yellow Wine
Group:  Wine
Ability:  None
Value:  5
Skill:  None
Special:  Drink with other officers
Info:  A wine made of fermented millet and rice.  A specialty of Jiang Nan.

Name:  Elder Wine
Group:  Wine
Ability:  None
Value:  5
Skill:  None
Special:  Drink with other officers
Info:  Yellow Wine that has been ripened with age.  The longer aged,
the stronger the flavor.

Name:  Panacea
Group:  Wine
Ability:  None
Value:  10
Skill:  None
Special:  Drink with other officers
Info:  A medicinal variety of Yellow Wine in which various Chinese
medicines have been dissolved.

Name:  Ginseng
Group:  Wine
Ability:  None
Value:  ????
Skill:  None
Special:  Drink with other officers
Info:  ????

Name:  Fruit Wine
Group: Wine
Ability:  None
Value:  15
Skill:  None
Special:  Drink with other officers
Info:  A fruit-based wine made with grapes, apple, and apricot.

Name:  Grape Wine
Group:  Wine
Ability:  None
Value:  10
Skill:  None
Special:  Drink with other officers
Info:  A grape wine transported on the Silk Road and a specialty of
western China.  Said to be a favorite of Cao Pi’s.

Name:  Mother’s Love
Group:  Wine
Ability:  None
Value:  20
Skill:  None
Special:  Drink with other officers
Info:  A milk wine drunk by nomadic tribes in northern China.  Made from
the milk of animals such as horse and sheep.

Name:  Sweet Stalk
Group:  Wine
Ability:  None
Value:  15
Skill:  None
Special:  Drink with other officers
Info:  A sweet type of beer made with grass shoots converted to sugar
and used as malt.

Name:  Tranquility
Group:  Wine
Ability:  None
Value:  10
Skill:  None
Special:  Drink with other officers
Info:  A light-flavored wine from the Han period, mentioned in Zheng
Xuan’s notes on the Shi Ming.

Name:  Prosperity
Group:  Wine
Ability:  None
Value:  10
Skill:  None
Special:  Drink with other officers
Info:  A wine commonly drunk during the Han period, mentioned in Zheng
Xuan’s notes on the Shi Ming.

Name:  Grog
Group:  Wine
Ability:  None
Value:  5
Skill:  None
Special:  Drink with other officers
Info:  An unfiltered, unrefined wine made from rice water that has been
further watered down.

22.    Medicines

Name:  Anodyne
Group:  Medicine
Ability:  None
Value:  30
Skill:  None
Special:  Lifespan Extension
Info:  The world’s oldest known anesthetic, created by Hua Tuo.  Allowed
doctors to perform surgery without causing pain to the patient.

Name:  Leaf Paste
Group:  Medicine
Ability:  None
Value:  25
Skill:  None
Special:  Lifespan Extension
Info:  A nutritional supplement made by grinding lacquer tree leaves
with rice paste.  Believed to have been taught to Fan A by Hua Tuo.

Name:  Dog’s Blood
Group:  Medicine
Ability:  None
Value:  25
Skill:  None
Special:  Lifespan Extension
Info:  A medicine made by Hua Tuo and used to treat patients
suffering from vertigo.

Name:  Mineral Powder
Group:  Medicine
Ability:  None
Value:  20
Skill:  None
Special:  Lifespan Extension
Info:  A nerve stimulant concocted from such minerals as limestone,
sulfur, and white quartz.  Popularized by He Yan.

Name:  Warrior’s Advance
Group:  Medicine
Ability:  None
Value:  20
Skill:  None
Special:  Lifespan Extension
Info:  A medicine made for Zhuge Lian’s soldiers to help them bear
the heat during the southern campaign.  Also called “Zhuge’s March.”

Name:  Eternal Serum
Group:  Medicine
Ability:  None
Value:  20
Skill:  None
Special:  Lifespan Extension
Info:  A miracle drug made by Hua Tuo from pepper and seven other
medicinal herbs to promote long life.  Said to be the origin of
spiced wine still drunk today.

23.    Treasures

Name:  He’s Jade
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  30
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A jade disc that is the origin of the Japanese word for
“perfection.”

Name:  Jade Ring
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  20
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A disc made from white jade, originating in western China
and transported on the Silk Road.

Name:  Dragon Disc
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  20
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A white jade disc with an engraving of two dragons.

Name:  Jade Coin
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  15
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A circular jade stone, often used in place of currency for trade.

Name:  Dragon Vase
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  10
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A sectioned square pot decorated with dragons.

Name:  Gold Vase
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  10
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A bronze pot inlaid with gold.  Engraved with birds in the shape
of characters that invoke good luck.

Name:  Cauldron
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  15
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A tripod kettle cast in Zhou period.

Name:  Mao Gong Kettle
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  15
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A tripod kettle engraved with 497 characters describing the
consignment of the Zhou government to elders.

Name:  Da Yu Kettle
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  15
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A tripod kettle presented by a Zhou king to one of his retainers.
Engraved with 291 Chinese characters.

Name:  Beast Kettle
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  10
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A tripod kettle cast in the Shang period.  Engraved with a toatie,
a brutal and voracious mythical beast.

Name:  Lacquered Kettle
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  5
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A lacquered wooden tripod kettle with clouds drawn in
vermillion and silver on a black background.

Name:  Gold Flare Censer
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  20
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A gilded bronze incense burner.  Decorated with delicate gold
lines.

Name:  Offering Censer
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  15
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A ceramic incense burner used as a furnishing on graves.

Name:  Bronze Censer
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  5
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A bronze incense burner used generally in everyday life.

Name:  Tripod Decanter
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  15
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A wine container supported on three legs.  Often used for
drinking heated wine.

Name:  Offering Decanter
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  10
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  An impressive, sturdy container for holding wine that is
offered to the gods.

Name:  Ornamented Decanter
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  10
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A strong, beautiful wine container made in the Zhou period.

Name:  Sheep Decanter
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  5
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A bronze wine container in the shape of a sheep.

Name:  Sparrow Decanter
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  5
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A bronze wine container in the shape of a sparrow.

Name:  Lu’s Mirror
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  15
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A copper mirror engraved with a nobleman and a mythical beast.

Name:  Longevity Mirror
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  15
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A copper mirror engraved with rare peoples and animals.  Common
during the Han period.

Name:  Four Spirits Mirror
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  15
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A copper mirror engraved with four sacred creatures:  the blue 
dragon, white tiger, red sparrow, and black warrior.

Name:  Mythical Mirror
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  10
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A copper mirror with a lifelike engraving of people and animals
of legend.

Name:  Dragon Child Mirror
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  10
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A copper mirror engraved with the ideology of hermits and
mountain wizards.

Name:  Intellectual Mirror
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  15
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A water mirror used by Zhi Shi in the Chun Qiu Period.  A water
mirror is a basin filled with water used to reflect one’s image.

Name:  Beast Mirror
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  10
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A water mirror engraved with pictures of beasts.  People relied on
the reflectiveness of water before the proliferation of proper mirrors.

Name:  Immortal Charm
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  ????
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  ????

Name:  Recluse Charm
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  15
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A Taoist charm.  Protects ascetics from danger when they
retire to the mountains.

Name:  Five Summits
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  15
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A Taoist charm.  Repels danger and attracts fortune.

Name:  Three Rulers
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  15
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A Taoist charm.  Prevents all forms of disaster.

Name:  Demon Charm
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  20
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A talisman used for black magic and shamanism.  Said to have
been used by Zhang Lu.

Name:  Buddhist Sutra
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  ????
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  ????

Name:  Soul Sutra
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  20
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A Taoist sutra.  Propagated by Zuo Ci and later compiled
in the Baopuzi by Ge Hong.  

Name:  Nine Kettles Sutra
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  15
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A Taoist sutra on mineral refining and life preservation.
Records methods for tempering minerals into a life potion.

Name:  Imperial Sutra
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  20
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A Taoist sutra on the philosophies of Huang Di and Lao Tzu,
which were highly valued by sovereigns in the Han
period.

Name:  Zither
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  10
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A stringed instrument loved for centuries for its elegant sound.

Name:  Harp
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  10
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A stringed instrument used in accompaniment to the zither.
Origin of the saying “as happily married as harp and zither.”

Name:  Lute
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  10
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A stringed instrument in which the strings are plucked
with a bamboo pick.

Name:  Xylophone
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  10
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A percussion instrument; a type of chime used in the Zhou period.
Comprised of anywhere from 8 to 22 bells of varying sizes.

Name:  Great Chime
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  5
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A percussion instrument made from bells of varying sizes and
fastened to a wooden crossbar.  Produces numerous tones when struck.

Name:  Sable Fur
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  ????
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  ????

Name:  Fox Fur
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  10
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A garment made from the fur of a fox.  Also made in a variety
using only the white part of fox pelts.

Name:  Wool Coat
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  10
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A garment made of wool.  Used mostly by the nomadic tribes
in northern China.

Name:  White Feather
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  20
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A fan made usually of white feathers.  A favorite style of
Zhuge Liang’s.

Name:  Feather Fan
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  5
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A fan made from feathers.

Name:  Ginseng
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  ????
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  ????

Name:  Creamed Milk
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  ????
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  ????

Name:  Tea
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  15
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  Originated in southern China.  A luxury for the time, it was ground
into powder and mixed with hot water.

Name:  Elephant Whip
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  15
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A whip used for training elephants for use in battle.

Name:  Nomad Rug
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  ????
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  ????

Name:  Faerie Stone
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  5
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A gilded bronze inkstone studded with jewels.

Name:  Kneeling Lady
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  5
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A gilded bronze candlestick in the shape of a kneeling
court lady.

Name:  Bull Lantern
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  5
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A bronze candlestick in the shape of a cow.

Name:  Grain Pot
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  5
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  Green glazed pottery made in the coastal region of Hangzhou
and decorated with carvings.

Name:  Bronze Horsecart
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  10
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A bronze statue in the shape of a horse carriage.  Many have
been unearthed from the mausoleum of Shi Huang of Qin.

Name:  Bronze Horse
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  10
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A bronze statue in the shape of a horse.  Many have been
unearthed from the mausoleum of Shi Huan of Qin.

Name:  Lacquer
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  5
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  Used for preserving and assembling weapons and tabelware.  Mostly
a specialty of southern China.

Name:  Abacus
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  5
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  A calculating instrument from ancient times.  Invented
by Guan Yu according to one legend.

Name:  Chinaware
Group:  Treasure
Ability:  None
Value:  5
Skill:  None
Special:  None
Info:  Pottery from western China.  Transported on the Silk Road.


24.    Seals

Name:  Imperial Seal
Group:  Seal
Ability:  None
Value:  50
Skill:  None
Special:  Charisma 100/Fame +30
Info:  A seal that Emperor Shi Huang had made from the jewels of
Lantian.  Proof of one's position as emperor.

25.    Awards

Name:  Awards of Valor
Group:  Award
Ability:  None
Value:  40
Skill:  None
Special:  Fame +30
Info:  Nine treasures presented especially by the emperor to
people of distinguished service.

26.    Special

Name:  Bronze Pheasant
Group:  Special
Ability:  None
Value:  40
Skill:  None
Special:  Fame +20
Info:  Dug up by Cao Cao after subduing Ji Province.  Sun You
quoted from the legend of Shun to interpret it as a
lucky omen.

27.  Contact

If you've spotted an error or would like to provide information for
something I am missing, email me at nickcookies@aol.com

28.  Credits

zhaoyun515 - For creating the Item Location Guide.
GameFAQS - For hosting this.
Koei - For making a great game.
Myself - For taking to the and effort to type this out.
My hands - For not falling off after typing this.