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Volume 1, Ch. 1 – 79: “Money Grubbing Madman”

Bright Wave Jie Faction

Chi Ye – Citizen of Dong Fu City, member of an unidentified sect. First mentioned in chapter 1, he is a powerful lord in Dong Fu City. He is said to have many concubines, who can be recognized from their long white outfits. He first appears in chapter 8, when he speaks with Xian’er (Mystery Crane Girl). Is presumed to serve the Master of Bright Wave Jie.

Old HeJindan of Bright Wave Jie. He first appears in chapter 71, he has travelled to Dong Fu as part of a group investigating Stars in Daytime. He is a dan-maker and forger, he originally wanted to purchase Golden Crow Pills from Wu Kong Sword Sect. His cultivation level is not explicitly stated, but he interacts with six Jindan xiuzhe as equals.

Yun XiaJindan of Bright Wave Jie (chapter 75). She first appears in chapter 69, where she is discussing the events of Stars in Daytime, and the Sword Test Conference with Tian Song Zi. She is described as being beautiful and having clear eyes, white teeth, and extremely graceful. She has a little light yellow bird as a pet named Huang.

Wen Tie (文铁散人) – Jindan of Sky Fiend Sect (chapter 78), Citizen of Bright Wave Jie. He first appears in chapter 71, he has travelled to Dong Fu as part of a group investigating Stars in Daytime. He attempts to capture Zuo Mo, after discovering the yin beads, and dies in chapter 78.

Xiao Huan – Servant of Yun Xia, citizen of Bright Wave Jie. She first appears in chapter 69 where she buys a grey marble from Zuo Mo.

Xue Yun (薛云) – Wen Tie sanren’s disciple. Interfered the second time Zuo Mo was preparing to sell yin beads to Xiao Huan.

Yuan Li (袁笠) – Jindan of Bright Wave Jie (chapter 75). He first appears in chapter 71, he has travelled to Dong Fu as part of a group investigating Stars in Daytime. He specializes in detection and tracking, dies off screen in chapter 75. It is unclear as to who killed Yuan Li, but hints suggest Yaomo had infiltrated Sky Moon Jie at this point.

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Chi Sword Sect:

Shi Xiang (施祥) – a disciple in Chi Sword Sect. First appears in chapter 28, and is later identified as Shi Xiang in chapter 29. He stumbles upon Zuo Mo`s fight with Dong Qi Sword Sect disciples. Noticing Zuo Mo`s use of sword essence, he later attempts to recruit Zuo Mo into the Chi Sword Sect. He is shixiong to Liang Luo.

Liang Luo (梁洛) – First appears in chapter 28, and is later identified as Shi Xiang in chapter 29. He stumbles upon Zuo Mo`s fight with Dong Qi Sword Sect disciples. He accompanies Shi Xiang in his attempt to recruit Zuo Mo, he is shidi to Shi Xiang.

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Dong Fu Hall:

Tian Song Zi (天松子) – Jindan and Sect leader of Dong Fu hall, descendant of Dong Fu Xianren, ruler of Dong Fu City, Host of the Sword Test Conference, and sufferer of collateral damage from Zuo Mo`s formation attacks. First appearing in chapter 23, where he greets Xin Yin and congratulates Wei Sheng on his success in entering zhuji. He is Yu Bai’s master.

Yu Bai (俞白): Eldest disciple of Dong Fu Sword Sect. First appearing in chapter 38, he saves Zuo Mo from the assault of Dong Qi Sword Sect`s disciple. He is the favorite student of Tian Song Zi. Extremely warm and elegant, with exceptional talents. Extremely famous in the area of Dong Fu. Has good cultivation but lacks the experience of true battle. He later recommends Zuo Mo for the Sword Test Conference. He advances to the third round of the competition.

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Dong Fu zhenren No known affiliations. First mentioned in chapter 1, she is the first and original lord of Dong Fu City. Lived 1500 years before the start of the story, legend states that she created the plateau on which Dong Fu City was built using a single sword slash.

Fu Jin (付金) – Citizen of Dong Fu City, no known affiliations. First appears in chapter 2, he is a shopkeeper familiar with Zuo Mo. He has average cultivation potential, and not very interested in cultivation, causing his level to still be lianqi third level. He decides to set up a business in Dong Fu. He is skilled at networking and has many suppliers for almost anything, like low level talismans and some spells. Zuo Mo commonly goes to him for business and is familiar with him. [Fu is paying, jin is gold. Literally paying gold.]

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Dong Qi Sword Sect: Located on Plum Peak in Sky Moon Jie.

Unnamed Dong Qi Sword Sect Disciple – Disciple of Dong Qi Sword Sect. First appears in chapter 28, where he attacks Zuo Mo and Eastern Peak disciples. Appears again in 36 where he fights Zuo Mo once more. In chapter 40, it is revealed the disciple is expelled from Dong Qi Sword Sect.

Zong Ming Yan (宗铭雁) – Eldest disciple of Dong Qi Sword Sect, disciple of Zuo Mei Tian, Citizen of Sky Moon Jie. First appears in chapter 37, where he accompanies his shidi to buy a new sword. He later participates in the Sword Test Conference, advancing to the third round. He reappears in chapter 141, where he enters Zuo Mo’s [Skyring Moon Sound Formation]. He uses the Seven Plum Sword.

Zuo Mei Tian – Elder of Dong Qi Sword Sect. He is first mentioned in chapter 38, he never actually appears in the story. He is the master of Zong Ming Yan.

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Group of Unknown Affiliation:

Silver-clad maleJindan (chapter 78) and roaming xiu, affiliations are unknown. He first appears in chapter 69, where he is discussing the search for an injured yaomo with a few others in Dong Fu.

Yellow-robed TaoistJindan (chapter 78) and roaming xiu, affiliations are unknown. He first appears in chapter 69, where he is discussing the search for an injured yaomo with a few others in Dong Fu.

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Kun Lun Sword Sect:

Lin Qian – Eldest Shixiong of Kun Lun Sword Sect. First appearing in chapter 62, where he has Zuo Mo guide him through Dong Fu. Based on their time together Lin Qian and Zuo Mo build a very amicable relationship, and later they have many positive exchanges. Later appears during the sword competition, where he commands Su to search for something in the secret paradise of Dong Fu Sword Sect. In chapter 328, it is revealed that Lin Qian is manipulating many events in search of an escaped yaomo. Although strongly hinted throughout, it is not until chapter 432 that his identity is explicitly stated.

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Li Xian Er – AKA “Mystery Crane Girl”, member of an unidentified sect, granddaughter of the sect master. First appears in chapter 7, where she sends a pink paper crane to Zuo Mo. Thinking that the crane is a normal Thousand Paper Crane, Zuo Mo responds antagonistically, and starts a strange long distance abusive relationship with the Mystery Crane Girl. On several occasions Zuo Mo nearly dies due to her antics.

Master Shao (邵师) – Citizen of Dong Fu City, owner of Food Pavilion, and creator of Wang Sou Wine. First appearing in chapter 53, he is one of the individuals waiting to buy the Great Strength Pill.

Master Xi Mo Da – Yao of renown. First mentioned in chapter 2, as being killed by Western Shang Sword Sect of Western Shang Jie. Xi Mo Da’s introduction is used to explain the world concept that xiuzhe are hunting yaomo for materials to build talismans.

Old Man Wang – Citizen of Dong Fu City. First appearing in chapter 53, he is one of the individuals waiting to buy the Great Strength Pill.

Wu Kong Sword Sect:

Wu Kong Sword Sect’s Inner Sect Ranking:

Qin Cheng, Luo Li, Xu Yi, Hao Min/Xu Yi Xia, Li Ying Feng, Wei Sheng, and Zuo Mo.

Later in the story:

Wei Sheng, Qin Cheng, Luo Li, Xu Yi, Hao Min/Xu Yi Xia, Li Ying Feng, Zuo Mo, and Xiao Gu. Only Wei Sheng changes in seniority as he becomes the successor.

A Bao – Ling beast of Wu Kong Sword Sect. First mentioned in chapter 9 and appears in chapter 10, A Bao is in the care of Xiao Guo.

Fei Yun (费云) – Outer sect disciple of Wu Kong Sword Sect. First appears in chapter 6, he is responsible for working the Everything Pavilion, the sect store where disciples may sell or buy goods from the sect. [Fei also mean cost or fee]

Gongsun Qing (公孙晴) –Eldest Shijie of Wu Kong Sword Sect`s the inner sect disciples. She first appears in chapter 49. Supposedly, her betrothed is a disciple of a large sect.

Guo Lu (郭卢) – Outer sect disciple of Wu Kong Sword Sect. First appears in chapter 13, he specializes in the use of the Art of Aged Gold and is hired by Old Black to treat the disease eating at his crops.

Hao Min (郝敏) – Inner sect disciple of Wu Kong Sword Sect. First appears in chapter 4, she is responsible for managing Cold Mist Valley, and is known to have a fickle temperament and is extremely proud. Because she wished to go out on a trip with Luo Li, she had Zuo Mo take care of her fields in Cold Mist Valley. She is in a relationship with Luo Li, and is presumed to be Shi Feng Rong`s eldest disciple.

Li Ying Feng (李英凤) – Outer sect disciple of Wu Kong Sword Sect. First appears in chapter 10, she is the eldest outer sect disciple and is the leader of the Eastern Peak disciples. She is an extremely kind and righteous person. She later enters zhuji off screen in chapter 21, making Zuo Mo the second eldest and second strongest of the outer sect disciples. She requests that Zuo Mo protect the female disciples of Eastern Peak as she would no longer be able to care for them. She is a disciple of Yan Le and manages many of Wu Kong Sword Sect’s businesses in Dong Fu.

Luo Li (罗离) – Inner sect disciple of Wu Kong Sword Sect. First appears in chapter 4, ranked fourth among the inner sect disciples of Wu Kong Sword Sect. He is naturally cold, infatuated with the sword, and extremely talented. He is the only person who managed to successfully practice [Empty Sword] in the second generation of disciples. He is recognized as the most talented person in Wu Kong Sword Sect and the one most like to achieve the sect’s ultimate scripture [Void Sword]. He used to be infatuated with inner sect disciple Hao Min. He combines [Empty Sword] and [Shapeless Sword] into the [Self-Separation] sword scripture (chapter 137).

Old Black (老黑头) – Outer sect disciple of Wu Kong Sword Sect. First appears in chapter 1, he can be considered the disciple living most difficulty in the outer sect. On good terms with Zuo Mo and Wei Sheng. He has been an outer sect disciple for twenty years in Wu Kong Sword sect. His cultivation is low, and has farmed ling grains for twenty years. He has a talented son in a small sword sect and needs to support his expenses. Old Black spends all his time on ling grains and barely makes enough jingshi to support his family.

Pei Yuan Ran (裴元然) – Sect Leader of Wu Kong Sword Sect. First mentioned in chapter 1, and appearing in chapter 15. Looks kind on the outside, is a good observer. Extremely desiring for the prosperity and rise of the sect. He takes Wei Sheng as his disciple and successor. When Sky Moon Jie is invaded, he leads Wu Kong Sword Sect to Bright Wave Jie. He makes the decision to abandon Desolate Wood Reef and decides to not send for Zuo Mo and the other disciples when the sect moves to Bright Wave Jie. [Yuan means first]

Qin Cheng (秦城) –  Inner sect disciple of Wu Kong Sword Sect. First appearing in chapter 49, he is the disciple of Pei Yuan Ran. He cultivates Wind and Thunder Sword Scripture. The original inner sect`s Eldest Shixiong before Wei Sheng displaces him.

Shi Feng Rong (施凤容) – Fourth Elder of Wu Kong Sword Sect. She first appears in chapter she is first mentioned in chapter 13 and appears in chapter 25, she is the master of Hao Min, Zuo Mo, and Xiao Gu. She specializes in ling dan making and uses a plant essence based sword art.

Wei Nan (魏南)Outer sect disciple of Wu Kong Sword Sect. First introduced as an unknown disciple, he is later named in chapter 35. He is a senior disciple many from many years in the past. He is a ling plant farmer, forger, the original owner of Zuo Mo`s residence, and is also the person that dug out the small cave in West Wind Valley. Zuo Mo finds his body and buries him, Zuo Mo can be considered his unofficial successor.

Wei Sheng (韦胜) – Sword Slave to Lu Lei, Eldest Shixiong of Wu Kong Sword Sect, and sword fanatic. First mentioned in chapter 10 and appearing in chapter 19. He practices the [Void Sword Scripture]. Wei Sheng requests Zuo Mo’s services as a ling plant farmer to grow a third-grade Fire Dragon Grass. He later enters zhuji with Zuo Mo’s aid in chapter 23. He is the reason Zuo Mo is inspired to practice the sword. Later he forms a deep bond with Zuo Mo as they are considered the new blood of the inner disciples of Wu Kong Sword Sect. He escapes Sky Moon Jie with his master and sect elders with the yaomo invade. He is sent with Lin Qian to “take back” Sky Moon Jie. While aiding Lin Qian, he explores the sword cave in Wu Kong Mountain, finding a jade pendant and a black sword, he later disappears in chapter 328. He reappears in Constant Scarlet Jie at the Battle of Sealed Extinction in chapter 341, and rejoins Zuo Mo in chapter 364. He reaches Jindan in chapter 361. In chapter 370 he gives the jade pendant he found to Zuo Mo to study. He uses the sixth-grade [Void Sword Scripture].

Xiao Guo (小果) – AKA “Apple Face”, Outer sect disciple of Wu Kong Sword Sect. First appears in chapter 9, but is named in chapter 10. She is a ling beast keeper on the Eastern Peak of Wu Kong Mountain. She has an apple face, and a tendency to cry. With Zuo Mo’s help she enters zhuji in chapter 111. Becoming the third disciple under Shi Feng Rong. She later escapes with her master to Bright Moon Jie. She is gifted many things by Zuo Mo, including: Wei Sheng’s jade scroll, Zuo Mo’s elemental spell jade scroll, the Peach Wood hairpin, [Blue Flower] sword scripture. [Her name literally means `little fruit`]

Xin Yan (辛岩) AKA “Ice Dragon Sword”, Second Elder of Wu Kong Sword Sect. He first appears in chapter 15, he gained fame in his younger days in Bloody Sky Metropolis Jie. His personality is stern and he is focused entirely on cultivating his sword arts. He practices the [Ice Dragon Sword Scripture]. He is the master of Xu Yi, and is skilled in forging.

Xu Qing (许晴) Outer sect disciple of Wu Kong Sword Sect. She first appears in chapter 41. The first seat of the outer sect female disciples in Shi Feng Rong’s Fragrant Ginger Yard.

Xu Yi (许逸) – Inner sect disciple of Wu Kong Sword Sect. First appears in chapter 3, he is the third ranked disciple among the inner sect and is Xin Yan’s disciple. He is known to use the Green Water Jade Bell Set. He is presumably Xu Yi Xia’s relative.

Xu Yi Xia (须依夏) – Inner sect disciple of Wu Kong Sword Sect. First appears in chapter 58. Personality lively, yet extremely cunning. She is close to the original inner sect disciples like Luo Li. She is presumably Xu Yi’s relative.

Yan Le (阎乐): Ranking third in the elder generation of Wu Kong Sword Sect. Jindan cultivation. He is first mentioned in chapter 3 but does not appear until chapter 13. Responsible for the business transactions outside Wu Kong Sword Sect. [Le can mean happy or cheerful, Yan Le’s usually personality]

Zuo Mo (左莫) – Main character of the novel. Go read it. I’m not telling you anything. Chapters of note: 1-915.

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Wu Ming (吴明) – Citizen of Dong Fu City. First mentioned in chapter 49 and appearing in chapter 53. He is the first to discover the effects of the Great Strength Pill. [His name is a homonym for no-name]

 

 

Volume 2, Ch.79 to 155: “A Problematic Youth”

Bo Feng`s Faction:

Bo Feng (傅峰) Unknown affiliation. First appears in chapter 140 as the “yellow-faced man”, he is identified as Bo Feng in chapter 184. He later appears in Desolate Wood Reef where he is chasing the Black Wind Bandits. His group of roaming xiu take over a secret realm and stay in Sky Moon Jie even after the yaomo invade. As of chapter 184 he leads a group of 34 xiuzhe.

Gui Feng (鬼风) – Disciple of an unnamed sect, possibly roaming xiu. First mentioned in chapter 95, appears in chapter 137. He cultivates the [Little Ghost Sword]. He later joins Bo Feng’s group.

Chang Heng (常横) – Disciple of Ling Ying Sect. He first appears in chapter 95, where he accepts Zuo Mo’s challenge. He does not cultivate a scripture from Ling Ying Sect. He is extremely proud and vicious. He uses the Blood Spider Sword. He later competes in the Sword Test Conference. Afterwards he joins Bo Feng’s group.

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Dong Fu Hall:

Nan Men Yang (南门阳) – Roaming xiu, man with a big sword, disciple of Dong Fu Hall. First mentioned in chapter 95 and appears in chapter 138.  He cultivates the second-grade [Vajra Scripture] and uses the [Mountain Breaker Sword]. He is a roaming xiu, but is recruited into Dong Fu Hall after the Sword Test Conference.

Famously Quoted as saying: “Look at what swords you guys are using, they are thin like chopsticks, are they even usable? A man should use a sword like this!” He raised the door-sized sword in his hand, and waved it, and proudly said, “Don’t understand? I’m telling you this in confidence. An’s lover told an, need big! Need big! Need bigger! A real man uses a big sword!”

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Fort Chao:

Chao An (晁安) – Disciple of Fort Chao Sect, Citizen of Fort Chao. First appearing in chapter 121 he is Zuo Mo’s opponent in the Sword Test Conference. He cultivates the [Fiery Scripture] and uses a hammer.

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He Rong – Shop owner from Dong Fu. First shows up in chapter 90, where he offers to buy all of Zuo Mo’s Fiery Red flower crop.

Heart Lake Sect from Clear Sky Lake:

Gu Rong Ping (古容平) – Disciple of Clear Sky Lake Sword Sect, Citizen of Tian Ming Hu (Clear Sky Lake). First mentioned in chapter 95, appears in chapter 121. He is called the greatest of the young generation of Clear Sky Lake, a disciple of Heart Lake Sword Sect. Don’t be fooled by his gentle and refined appearance. His “First in Clear Sky Lake” was based on true battle. From two years ago, he started to fight sect after sect, never losing which earned him his nickname. He cultivates the [Heart Lake Sword]. During the Sword Test Conference’s third round he battles Wei Sheng and barely manages a win.

Su (素) – Disciple of Clear Sky Lake Sword Sect, Citizen of Tian Ming Hu (Clear Sky Lake). First appears in chapter 107 when she asks Zuo Mo to cut the Cold Magnet, but is not identified until chapter 121, where she makes a bet with Chao An over his match with Zuo Mo. Later in chapter 129 she asks Zuo Mo to forge sword billets from the Cold Magnet for her, trading for protection in the final round and a discount on the Five Element Pagoda. She uses the Cold Magnet to forge the [Magnet Polarity Sword].

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Ling Ying Sect:

Chang Heng (常横) – Disciple of Ling Ying Sect. He first appears in chapter 95, where he accepts Zuo Mo’s challenge. He does not cultivate a scripture from Ling Ying Sect. He is extremely proud and vicious. He uses the Blood Spider Sword. He later competes in the Sword Test Conference. Afterwards he follows Bo Feng.

Feng Qing (冯青) – ­ Ling Ying Sect’s sect leader. First appearing in chapter 135, he is not named until 138. He makes a bet with Pei Yuan Ran.

Hu Shan (胡山) – Inner sect disciple of Ling Ying Sect. First appearing in chapter 81, he challenges Zuo Mo and is introduced to the Scalping Zombie. He uses a Streaming Fire ling gathering pendant as well as a third-grade fire sabre.

Lin Yuan (林远) – Eldest disciple of Ling Ying Sect. Has personal connections with Ling Ying Sect. His family is a famous mechant house in Sky Moon Jie, and the first among the disciples. His family provides great aid to Ling Ying Sect, causing his position among the disciples to be extremely different. He is the first to accept Zuo Mo’s challenge to Ling Ying Sect.

Ming Dao (明道) – Inner sect disciple of Ling Ying Sect. First appearing in chapter 86, he goes to Wu Kong Sword Sect to challenge the Scalping Zombie. He uses a protective copper bell talisman and the Wind Passing boots.

Tao Zhu Er (陶姝儿) – Inner sect disciple of Ling Ying Sect. First appearing in chapter 81, she uses pink peach blossom armor and a Peach Wood hairpin. Described as extremely graceful, sweet and youthful, lights flashing in her eyes.

Wang Shixiong – Inner sect disciple of Ling Ying Sect. First appearing in chapter 96 as an unnamed disciple, he is the second to accept Zuo Mo’s challenge. He is identified as Wang Shixiong in chapter 97 but is never fully identified. He remains obscure to this day. His fighting style is the expensive seal-medicine-style. At sixteen talismans, to date, he is the enemy that uses the most talismans in a single fight. The only one to use more is Zuo Mo. He also uses the second-grade seal soldier.

Wen Fei (文飞) – Inner sect disciple of Ling Ying Sect. First appearing in chapter 86,  he is considered the third strongest of Ling Ying Sect’s inner disciples. First appearing in chapter 86, he challenges the Scalping Zombie. He uses the third-grade Sky River Fan and the Black Blue Water ring.

Yan Ming Zi (燕明子) – Inner sect disciple of Ling Ying Sect. First appearing in chapter 81, he challenges Zuo Mo and is introduced to the Scalping Zombie. He uses the third-grade Water Drop sword and later replaces it with the third-grade [Deep Ocean].

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Master Xu – Unknown affiliation. He first appears in chapter 126, where he is being interviewed to explain Zuo Mo’s match against Chao An.

Meng Qing (蒙青) – Roaming xiu, mercenary and assassin. First appearing in chapter 140, he if of ningmai cultivation, skilled at concealment but his other spells are average. Has the experience of once escaping from the pursuit of jingdan cultivators. One of the one hundred people that entered the last round of Dong Fu Sword Test Conference. He is hired by Chao An to kill Zuo Mo as revenge, but is the first eliminated in the competition when he runs into Luo Li.

Unaffiliated roaming xiu:

Red-robed Male: Unknown affiliation. First appearing in chapter 109 in Dong Fu City and appears again later in Desolate Wood Reef chapter 181. He is of ningmai cultivation. Came to Zuo Mo to process an Inky Black Lotus Seed and offers to trade [Skyring Moon Sound Formation] in exchange. He is last seen heading to Little Mountain Jie right before numerous reports of attacks jie river arrive.

Eagle-nosed Man: Unknown affiliation. First appearing in chapter 109 in Dong Fu City and appears again later in Desolate Wood Reef in chapter 181. He is of ningmai cultivation. Eternally dark expression on his face. Part of the red-robed male’s group. He is last seen heading to Little Mountain Jie right before numerous reports of attacks jie river arrive.

Snarling Brawny Man: Unknown affiliation. First appearing in chapter 109 in Dong Fu City and appears again later in Desolate Wood Reef chapter 181. He is of ningmai cultivation. Extremely unreasonable. Part of the red-robed male’s group. He is last seen heading to Little Mountain Jie right before numerous reports of attacks jie river arrive.

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Wei Fei – Jindan cultivator of unknown affiliation. He first appears in chapter 148. Has been famed in Sky Moon Jie for a long time. A judge in the Dong Fu Sword Test Conference.

“Wei Ping” ­– Unknown affiliation, but is likely yaomo. First appearing in chapter 133, he is disguised as Wei Ping and is killed by Lin Qian. His true identity is unknown, but it is possible he is Old Luo.

Wu Ling  (五陵散人): Jindan cultivator of unknown affiliation. He first appears in chapter 148. He is a rare xiuzhe that is skilled in formations. A judge in the Dong Fu Sword Test Conference. He later helps the Wu Kong Sword Sect Elder’s create a valley wide sword essence formation to train Zuo Mo.

 

 

Volume 3, Ch. 156-236: “Seeking Survival on a Desolate Island”

Black Wind Bandits:

Unnamed bandit – member of the Black Wind Bandits. First appearing in chapter 185, he uses the Dark Yin Banner, created from partial instructions. The banner is really the Dark Yin Banner. He and four other bandits engage in battle with Zuo Mo above Desolate Wood Reef. He dies in chapter 185.

Wei Rong – Second seat of the Crow Wind Bandits. First appearing in chapter 183, his fate is unclear. He either dies during the attack or is enslaved by Pu and later sacrificed in the Nether Pool.

Zhang Hao (章豪) – Bandit leader of the Crow Wind Bandits. First appearing in chapter 183, he leads a bandit group that dominated Sky Moon Jie. A powerful expert among the ningmai cultivators, his sword essence has reached the level of “Heart Turn Sword Essence”. He leads an attack on Desolate Wood Reef, dying in chapter 190. He uses the [Shadowless] Cape, which Zuo Mo loots and uses later in chapter 267.

Zou Han (邹寒) – Second seat of the Crow Wind Bandits. First appearing in chapter 183, he has ningmai cultivation. Uses a poisonous fan talisman. Once had been defeated by Wei Sheng of Wu Kong sword Sect and left with a crippled leg. He was saved by Zhang Hao but has a grudge against Wu Kong Sword Sect. He convinces the Black Wind Bandits to attack Desolate Wood Reef, dying in chapter 191.

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Clear Sky Sect:

Old Sky ForefatherJindan and Sect leader of Clear Sky Sword Sect. He is first mentioned in chapter 211, first appears in chapter 236 but does not appear again until chapter 297. He later dies in chapter 302.

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Hong Yang – Merchant of Sky Moon Jie. First appearing in chapter 199, he is escaping from Sky Moon Jie. He sells several talismans to Zuo Mo to outfit the Golden Armored Guards. His fate is unknown as he enters the jie river shortly before reports of attacks arrive.

Nan Ming Zi (南明子) – Roaming xiu. First appearing in chapter 170, he arrives at Desolate Wood Reef. He is of ningmai cultivation and uses owns a date seed ship as well as the fourth-grade Teeth Vine material.

Yao:

Mu Xi (木希) – Member of the Palace Lake Wood Clan, Wood Yao, Silver Battle General, and one of several Battalion commanders of the Council of Elder’s elite forces. First appears in 201 remaining unnamed until chapter 203, she leads an attack on Desolate Wood Reef, her soft-hearted demeanor allows Zuo Mo, Chun Yu Cheng, and Gongsun Cha to escape the attack. She later takes up encampment on the ruins of Wu Kong Sword Sect, resulting in an encounter in chapter 328 with Lin Qian’s and Kun Lun Sword Sect’s forces. Is later thought to be favored by the Council of Elder’s and is being groomed to become a prominent figure in Yao society. Her personality is described as being steadfast and averse to taking risks.

Yan Feng – a commander serving Mu Xi. First appearing in chapter 203, he is a fire yao, and is considered an equal to Mu Xi. Due to an unclarified fight, he is demoted and serves as a commander under Mu Xi.

Yan Yue – Corps Commander of the Thirteenth Corps. First appears in chapter 210, is responsible for blockading the Bright Wave Jie.

Jin Bao Zheng – Corps Commander of the Sixth Corps. First appears in chapter 210, is responsible for blockading the jie river to South Beauty Jie.

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Unaffiliated roaming xiu:

Red-robed Male, Eagle-nosed Man, Snarling Brawny Man: Unknown affiliation. First appearing in chapter 109 in Dong Fu City and appear again later in Desolate Wood Reef chapter 181. Refer to volume 2 cast for more details.

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Wu Kong Sword Sect:

Chun Yu Cheng (淳于成) – Ling beast maniac, white jade medal certified beast speaker, disciple of Wu Kong Sword Sect. First appearing in chapter 173 he is one of the Wu Kong Sword Sect disciples that followed Zuo Mo to Desolate Wood Reef. White and clean, refined like a scholar, yet he has a jade medal for being a butcher. He smiles shyly like the neighbor’s little boy. He is persuaded by Zuo Mo to build a Nether Pool. Later producing several ling important butterflies, and hundreds of other ling beasts. He becomes Jindan in chapter 479. [Ten Thousand Beast Body Rearing Spell]

Gongsun Cha  (公孙差) – AKA Lil’ Miss, green jade medal certified butcher, disciple of Wu Kong Sword sect, Head and commander of Vermillion Bird Camp forces. First mentioned in chapter 173 and appearing in 176, he joins the sect during Wu Kong Sword Sect’s push for expansion, when news arrives about Desolate Wood Reef being abandoned by Wu Kong Sword Sect he chooses to stay with Zuo Mo. He later escapes to Little Mountain Jie with Zuo Mo and Chun Yu Cheng. By chance he encounters War Chess, and quickly becomes proficient in war strategy. He is considered Pu Yao’s second disciple (only by Pu Yao). He uses the Green Cloud Sword and Sky Ray Treasure Lens.

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Venerable Chi’s Bandits:

Big Kong – Bandits of Little Mountain Jie, members of Venerable Chi’s bandits. First appearing in chapter 227, he is the eldest of the three brothers and he is the stealthiest of Venerable Chi’s group. During a scouting mission he is caught by Ma Fan and Xie Shan and killed in chapter 228.

Kong Brothers – Bandits of Little Mountain Jie, members of Venerable Chi’s bandits. The three brothers first appear in chapter 227. Big Kong was killed by Xie Shan and Ma Fan. This lead to the other two brothers demanding revenge, when Venerable Chi asks that they wait, they initiate an attack on Zuo Mo’s group against Venerable Chi’s orders.

Venerable Chi – Bandit leader in Little Mountain Jie, member of Vermillion Bird Camp. First appears in chapter 226. He leads a large group of bandits, initially withdrawing into hiding when he encounters Zuo Mo and Gongsun Cha’s troop. He is the original owner of the Sonic Lighting Walnut tree. His group surrenders in chapter 236, but the entire group is killed as captives in chapter 236.

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Zuo Mo’s group:

Bao De (鲍德) – Bandit leader, member of Vermillion Bird Camp. First appearing in chapter 217, he leads the second group that was captured and was the enemy in Gongsun Cha’s first battle. He is the reason Xie Shan’s group was targeted.

Ji Cheng Wei – Citizen of Little Mountain Jie, roaming xiu, co-supervisor of Golden Crow Camp. First appearing in chapter 240, they are selected as supervisors of the forging xiuzhe. Later he helps establish the Golden Crow Camp, who swear unwavering loyalty to Zuo Mo. He becomes Jindan in chapter 479. Fang Xiang will often forget his name and call him Ji Wei or Cheng Wei.

Lei Peng – Citizen of Little Mountain Jie, roaming xiu, bandit, and saber xiu of Sky Peak Platoon. First appearing in chapter 209 as a nameless bandit leader, he is later identified in chapter 227.  He is part of the first group of xiu to be captured and trained by Lil’ Miss. His figure is large and burly, he one of the largest in Vermillion Bird Camp and Sky Peak Platoon, only outsized by the 1 zhang figures of Guard Camp. Despite his brutish appearance, Lei Peng is considered to be quite devious and cunning. In chapter 424, he gains the top tier fifth-grade Golden Crystal broadsword. He becomes Jindan in chapter 479.

Ma Fan (麻凡) – Citizen of Little Mountain Jie, roaming xiu, bandit, and sword xiu of Sky Peak Platoon. First appears in chapter 209. He is one of the first to be forced to join Zuo Mo’s troop, and is favored by Gongsun Cha. He practices a mishmash of sword arts, including [Illusory Shadowless Sword of Destruction] and [Clear Sky Sword Scripture], he specializes in stealth and explosive power attacks. He is described as lazy and can often be found sleeping while chewing on a blade of grass or straw. He becomes Jindan in chapter 479. His name means “Troublesome”.

Nian Lu (年绿) – Citizen of Little Mountain Jie, roaming xiu, bandit, and sword xiu of Sky Peak Platoon. First appearing in chapter 209 as a nameless bandit leader, he is later identified in chapter 227.  He is part of the first group of xiu to be captured and trained by Lil’ Miss. He is handsome and very narcissistic. He his sword art results in a sword essence of flower blossoms and flower petals. He becomes Jindan in chapter 479.

Sun Bao – Citizen of Little Mountain Jie, roaming xiu, co-supervisor of Golden Crow Camp. First appearing in chapter 240, they are selected as supervisors of the forging xiuzhe. Later he helps establish the Golden Crow Camp, who swear unwavering loyalty to Zuo Mo. He becomes Jindan in chapter 479.

Zong Ru (宗如) – Citizen of Little Mountain Jie, roaming xiu, bandit, and dhyana xiu of Sky Peak Platoon. First appearing in chapter 209 as a nameless bandit leader, he is later identified in chapter 227.  He is part of the first group of xiu to be captured and trained by Lil’ Miss. He practices and unnamed scripture and later practices [Attainment Golden Body]. He enters Jindan in chapter 392 and obtains Buddhahood Abandonment Death Wish power. He uses the Crossed Prayer Wheel talisman, forged with the sixth-grade Nine Turn Sky Earth Disk as the body and the fourth-grade Vajra Gada as the spoke. In chapter 394 it is revealed he has obtained Dragon and Elephant Attainment.

 

 

Volume 4, Ch.237-319: Volume Four “Zuo Mo’s Counterattack”

Clear Sky Sword Sect:

He Xiang – Chief Elder of Clear Sky Sect’s Outer Hall. First appears in chapter 241 as he takes control of Nan Sheng Village. He makes periodic appearances throughout the arc, leading the troops of the outer hall. He later dies in chapter 292, making him one of the longest lived antagonists in the novel.

Huang Zhuo Guang – Eldest Shixiong of Clear Sky Sword Sect. First mentioned in chapter 266 and appearing in chapter 272. He encounters Zuo Mo during an attempt at breaking into a Secret Realm, in which Silly Bird has run off to. He uses the fourth-grade Silver Snowy Flying Sword, he later battles Zheng Zhong and Zuo Mo, dying in chapter 276.

Hong Jun Xuan – Second Eldest Disciple of Clear Sky Sword Sect. First appearing in chapter 291, he leads a group of inner sect disciples to Golden Crow City. Seeing the failure of He Xiang, he takes command of the troops taking the opportunity to take Huang Zhuo Guang`s place. He is later captured by Vermillion Bird Camp and is executed in chapter 296.

Lei Hao – Disciple of Clear Sky Sword Sect. First mentioned in chapter 267, and appearing in chapter 272. He is one of Huang Zhuo Guang`s twenty two followers, he is interrogated by Zuo Mo regarding the whereabouts of Silly Bird. Presumed dead in chapter 272.

Liu Dong Hua – Eldest Shixiong of a branch of Clear Sky Sword Sect. First appearing in chapter 265, one of four individuals that encounter Zuo Mo as he chases Silly Bird. He attempts to undermine Lei Hao`s venture into a secret realm, and encounters Zuo Mo in the process. He uses the sixth-grade Nine Turn Sky Soil Disk. He dies in chapter 270. Along with two shidi from his branch.

Lu Hui – Disciple of Clear Sky Sword Sect. First appearing in chapter 266, encounters Zuo Mo and attempts to coerce him with Clear Sky Sword Sect`s name. Dies in chapter 267, naked and without his worldly possessions.

Second Elder of the Outer Hall – Elder of Clear Sky Sword Sect`s Outer Hall. First appears in chapter 287, remains unnamed, and dies in chapter 289.

Old Sky ForefatherJindan and Sect leader of Clear Sky Sword Sect. He is first mentioned in chapter 211, first appears in chapter 236 but does not appear again until chapter 297. He later dies in chapter 302.

Unnamed Shimei – Disciple of Clear Sky Sword Sect. First appearing in chapter 265, one of four individuals that encounter Zuo Mo as he chases Silly Bird. She uses a Fire-Tail fox, she dies in an ambush in chapter 267.

Yu An – Member of of Clear Sky Sect’s Outer Hall. First appears in 252 where he Nan Sheng Village`s troops to track down Ma Fan`s divison.

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Dao Zi – Citizen of Little Mountain Jie, bandit member of Jiang Wei`s troop, and roaming xiu. First appears in chapter 259, he leads a 100 man troop to attack Golden Crow City. Presumed dead in chapter

Dong Cheng – Elder of Clear Sky Sword Sect`s Outer Hall. First appearing in chapter 281, he is presumed dead in chapter 281.

Fei Shan – Citizen of Little Mountain Jie, Immigrant to Bright Water Jie. He first appears in chapter 316, he is one of the many xiuzhe that rally behind the Master of Golden Crow City.

Golden Crow City:

A Gui – Unknown affiliation. She is first mentioned in chapter 231 where she attacks a Yao commander stationed near Desolate Wood Reef. She first appears in chapter 237, where she is rescued by Zuo Mo’s troop from the Jie river in Little Mountain Jie. It is hinted that she is related to Zuo Mo’s past, although the exact nature of the relationship is unclear. She remains unnamed until chapter —. Her name means Ghost.

A Wen – AKA Little Monkey, AKA Sky Number One, slave of Hundred Flower Alliance, and youngest member of Guard Camp. First mentioned in chapter 309 and appearing in chapter 310, he escapes from the Hundred Flower Alliance, and encounters the Guard Camp. Being that Guard Camp were originally slaves to Hundred Flower Alliance, Guard Camp rescues him. A Wen is a talented xiu, and is the survivor of many coliseum battles. He cultivates the Hardship Guard, but has discovered the path of Shadow Mo Guard, which specializes in speed. This differentiates him from the rest of Guard Camp.

Bao Yi – Quartermaster for Zuo Mo’s troops, shop owner in Nan Sheng Village. First appearing in chapter 242, he is acquainted with Xie Shan, and is quickly convinced to join Zuo Mo’s troop. Bao Yi has a standing conflict with He Xiang, which leads to his business’ decline.  He manages Zuo Mo’s wealth and resources.

Hei Zi – Citizen of Little Mountain Jie, Member of Vermillion Bird Camp. He first appears in chapter 243, he is a troop leader training the new captives. he first appears in chapter 305.

Lil`Fire – Pet to Zuo Mo, Member of the Lil`Gang. First appearing in chapter 283, Lil`Fire is birthed from Fire Sickle Rock by Zuo Mo. Lil`Fire`s personality is innocent and behaves as the youngest member of the Lil`Gang. He is the most playful of the bunch and can often be found playing with Lil`Pagoda, snuggling with A Gui, or sleeping in her hair.

Liu Gui – Bandit of Little Mountain Jie, member of Vermillion Bird Camp. First appears in chapter 271. Lead by Zheng Zhong, he is one of eight xiu that infiltrate Huang Zhuo Guang`s group, in an attempt to steal the treasure of the secret realm. He is later one of 18 xiu that follow Zuo Mo back to Golden Crow City.

Wei Cheng Bin – Citizen of Little Mountain Jie, roaming xiu, member of Golden Crow Camp. First appearing in 243, he is a forging xiu of some talent and is coerced by Lei Peng when he shows up to the safe house. After being “recruited” he displays his talent and is favored by Sun Bao. Later in chapter 331, Wan Tian convinces him to study the black fiendish energy. With Wan Tian greatly contributes to the construction and forging of the Crimson Fiend Cauldron.

Yuan Jiang – Citizen of Little Mountain Jie, roaming xiu, member of Golden Crow Camp. First appearing in chapter 247, is a identified in 248 as Yuan Jiang. He is the only City Planning xiu that suggests a viable plan for Golden Crow City.

Zheng Zhong Bandit leader of Little Mountain Jie, member of Vermillion Bird Camp. First appears in chapter 271, where he leads a group of eight xiu that infiltrate Huang Zhuo Guang`s group, in an attempt to steal the treasure of the secret realm. He is later one of 18 xiu that follow Zuo Mo back to Golden Crow City.

He Qiu – Sect leader of Cloud Divine Sect. First appearing in chapter 317, he is present at the meeting with Yan Yang.

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Hundred Flower Alliance:

Gao Jian Ting – Jindan and Elder of Hundred Flower Alliance, Guard of the Jie river to Little Mountain Jie.

Su Yue – Sect Leader of Hundred Flower Alliance. First appearing in chapter 307, she is described as a beauty, but she is also cunning and devious. She dies in chapter 315 after the discovery of the Flower slaves.

Bai Ru Fen – Disciple of Hundred Flower Alliance. First appearing in chapter 310, where she chases A Wen. She engages in battle with Guard Camp, dying to Shu Long in chapter 310.

Elder Wang – Elder of Hundred Flower Alliance. First appearing in chapter 310, she is described as being the youngest and most beautiful of the elders, younger than even Su Yue. She is known to use the sixth-grade Begonia Palace Lantern, and engages in battle with Guard Camp dying in chapter 315.

Elder Mei – Elder of Hundred Flower Alliance. First appearing in chapter 310, she is described as having the worst temper of the three Hundred Flower Alliance Elders. She engages in battle with Vermillion Bird Camp, later dying in chapter 315.

Elder Xiao – Elder of Hundred Flower Alliance. First appearing in chapter 310, she is described as being at the peak of the first striatum of Jindan and wishes to use A Wen as a living cauldron to advance her cultivation. She cultivates [Sky Flower Fall], an illusory art that shows the victim carnal pleasures and is used to counter dhyana xiu. She engages in battle with Zuo Mo in chapter 311 and later dies in chapter 315.

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Jiang Hao – Citizen of Little Mountain Jie, bandit member of Jiang Wei`s troop, and roaming xiu. First appears in chapter 258, he is part of the troop Jiang Wei leads to attack Golden Crow City. He is Jiang Wei`s younger brother.

Jiang Wei – Citizen of Little Mountain Jie, bandit leader, and roaming xiu. First appears in chapter 256, as a scout observing Zuo Mo`s troops. He is the younger brother of Jiang Hao.

Li Xiao Si – Bandit leader from Little Mountain Jie. First appearing in chapter 319. He leads a group of xiuzhe to Bright Water City when the rallying call is sent out.

Marquis Wu – Citizen of Sky Water Jie, the Crow Marquis. First introduced in chapter 280 as a nameless character, his status is later clarified in chapter 282, but remains unnamed until chapter 286. The Marquis is described as a middle-aged man, he sends Rong Wei to Little Mountain Jie to investigate “Stars in Daytime”. He does not appear again after chapter 280. His origins are unclear and are never explained.

Mystery Daren and his middle-aged Advisor – Affiliation: unknown sect. First appearing in 284 as unnamed characters the two periodically appear during the lead up to the final battle with Clear Sky Sword Sect. The two characters act as commentators to the battle and changes in Golden Crow City. They belong to is a large unnamed sect, but it is not Kun Lun, as in chapter 294 they suggest that the newly formed Vermillion Bird Camp would be ranked in the top 10 in their sect.

Old Man Yang – Bandit leader from Little Mountain Jie. First appearing in chapter 319. He leads a group of xiuzhe to Bright Water City when the rallying call is sent out.

Rong Wei – Bronze Green Battle General, Citizen of Sky Water Jie, Member of the Crow Marquis` House. She first appears in chapter 280 as an unnamed subordinate to a mysterious middle-aged man, she is identified in chapter 282. She first makes contact with Gongsun Cha`s troop in Little Mountain Jie, and follows them back to Golden Crow City. She later gifts Zuo Mo with a Jie map and acts as their guide to Sky Water Jie. Her personality is stoic and cautious, she dreams to serve as a battle general for Marquis Wu, but does not have a troop of her own.

Tian Sheng Yao division commander, direct subordinate of the Elder Council. First appears in chatper 281, where he is ordered to advance to Little Mountain Jie and take over the jie river leading to Sky Water Jie.

Tian Ling Zi – Leader of an unnamed group in Bright Water Jie. He first appears in chapter 316 as an unnamed character, later identified in chapter 317. He leads a troop to Hundred Flower Valley and leads one of three troops to engage in battle with Golden Crow City`s forces after their battle with Hundred Flower Alliance, dying in chapter 318.

Wang Hong – Is in actuality Zuo Mo. Alias used in chapter 271.

Yan Yang – Jindan and current leader of Wood Sword Sect. First appears in chapter 317, where he rallies the forces of Bright Water City to attack Golden Crow City`s forces. He sends his disciple Gao Xiu to lead Wood Sword Camp and engage with Golden Crow City forces. In chapter 325, requests the aid of his Shishu, to exact revenge on Golden Crow City’s forces.

Yellow-robed old TaoistJindan of Bright Water City, Citizen of Bright Water Jie. First appears in chapter 308, he attacks Zuo Mo`s group to steal the sixth-grade Nine Turn Sky Soil Disk. Dying in chapter 308, he leaves an inheritance of a jie map and the fifth-grade Evil Subduing Peak to Zuo Mo.

Zheng Wei – Bandit leader from Little Mountain Jie. First appearing in chapter 316 as an unnamed character and is later identified in chapter 319. He leads a group of xiuzhe to Bright Water City when the rallying call is sent out.

 

 

Volume 5, Ch. 320-455: “Charge Out of the Ancient Battlefield”

A Mu Lian – Young lady from Xu Ling City that flirts with Gongsun Cha in chapter 439.

Black Gold Seal Soldier – First appears in 449, as a puppet of Gu Xiang Tian but is taken as a spoil of battle by Zuo Mo. In chapter 463, the Black Gold Seal Soldier is reforged and becomes sentient. Wei identifies the Black Gold Seal Soldier as a Totem Puppet in chapter 464.

Blue Flower Family: Famed for their high yao art, [Blue Flower] technique, but it is said to be incomplete (377) missing the last 3 chapters.

Qinghua Zang Shui – Member of the Genius Alliance, and member of Blue Flower Family from Cloud Ridge Jie. First Appears in chapter 367, he is greatly upset by Zuo Mo causing mental damage and ejection from the First Finger Prison. He later battles Zuo Mo and Loyal Yao. He practices the [Blue Flower] technique.

Qinghua Xue – Member of Blue Flower Family from Cloud Ridge Jie, younger sister of Qinghua Zang Shui. She first appears in 377, and is considered far more talented than her brother. She battles Xiao Mo Ge at Wasteland Beast Chessboard Prison as revenge for her older brother. She practices the [Blue Flower] technique.

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Genius Alliance:

Gathering of the greatest talents of the Yao, famed for their ability and subsequent high rate of advancement to Sky Yao.

Feng Xin Zi – High level supervisor of the Genius Alliance. First appearing in chapter 378, he defeats the Prison Breaking Battle of the third Prison.

He Mei – Member of the Genius Alliance First appears in chapter 410.

Huai Boy – Supervisor of the Genius Alliance. First appears in 360, he leads the group sent by the Genius Alliance to break Zuo Mo’s Wasteland Beast Chessboard. He comes from a poor family and must rely on the Genius Alliance to gain access to High Yao arts. He successfully activates the prison breaking battle in Zuo Mo’s Wasteland Beast Chessboard (chapter 362).

Jin Ling – Member of the Genius Alliance. First appears in chapter 358, he joins the group sent by the Genius Alliance to break Zuo Mo’s Wasteland Beast Chessboard.

Ji Heng – Member of the Genius Alliance. First appears in chapter 408.

Ji Li Yu – See Ji Family.

Ming Yue Ye – Leader of the Genius Alliance. She first appears in chapter 408, where she observes the battle between Yu Heng and “Xiao Mo Ge

Mu Wu Shang – Member of the Genius Alliance. First appears in chapter 358, he joins the group sent by the Genius Alliance to break Zuo Mo’s Wasteland Beast Chessboard.

Qinghua Zang Shui – See Blue Flower Family.

Sang Nan – High ranked member of the Genius Alliance, and Golden Battle General. First appears in chapter 408, he acts as the expert that interprets the actions during the War Chess match.

Yu Zi Zhou – See Jade Family.

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Grey Family: A once powerful family, after losing their high yao art technique, their family has declined.

Chief Elder – Elder of the Grey Clan, and member of Council of Elders of the Peace River Yao Art House. First appearing in chapter 356, he convinces the Grey Family to ally with Xiao Mo Ge.

Cang Ze – Member of the Grey Clan, sworn follower of Xiao Mo Ge, and member of the Peace River Yao Art House. First appearing in chapter 355, he approaches Nan Yue in an attempt to recruit Zuo Mo. He fails in recruiting Zuo Mo and is instead recruited by Zuo Mo. He practices the Grey Scar Art, and illusory killing art.

Cang Lin – Member of the Grey Clan, sworn follower of Xiao Mo Ge, and member of the Peace River Yao Art House. First appearing in chapter 386. He is considered the successor to the Grey Clan. Cang Lin is heavily injured and is healed by Xiao Mo Ge, and in a moment of overwhelming emotion he swears loyalty to Xiao Mo Ge. Because of his status within his clan his oath has bound the Grey Clan to Xiao Mo Ge.

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Hu Shan – Member of Cloud Divine Sect in Sky Water Jie, battalion leader of Flying Cloud Sect’s troops. First appears in chapter 320, dies in chapter 322 in an ambush by Guard Camp at Hundred Flower Valley.

Jade Family:

Yu Heng Daren – Corps Commander of the Heavy Earth Corps, and uncle of Yu Zi Zhou. First mentioned in chapter 404 and appears in chapter 405. He is a Golden Battle General, and is known to have a fiery temper. Roped into a severely disadvantageous ploy by his nephew he engages in a War Chess Match with “Xiao Mo Ge”, but actually battles Gongsun Cha. Due to his defeat, he resigns as Corps Commander and fades into obscurity.

Yu Zi Zhou – Member of the Genius Alliance, member of the Jade Clan, and Nephew of Heavy Earth Corps Commander Yu Heng. First mentioned in chapter 379, he first appears in chapter 382. He is the second to challenge Xiao Mo Ge in the challenge stage. Later Yu Zi Zhou uses his uncle’s influence to draft Xiao Mo Ge into the Heavy Earth Corps.

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Ji Family:

Powerful Yao family, with several powerful High Yao Arts: [Sky Clothing], [Emperor Clothing], [Charm Clothing], and [Domination Clothing].

Ji Cheng – member of the Genius Alliance, and member of the Ji family. First appearing in chapter 368, he is the younger brother to Ji Li Yu and whipped by his sister.

Ji Li Yu – AKA “One Mole”, an elder of the Genius Alliance, Member of the Ji family, and eldest granddaughter of the Ji Family Leader. First appears in chapter 367, where she immediately attacks Zuo Mo, Cang Ze, and Nan Yue. She practices the Charm Clothing art, and is specializes in illusion arts.

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Kun Lun Sword Sect:

Ming Lei – Inner court Disciple of Kun Lun, Golden Battle General, Commander of Kun Lun’s Ming Lei Battalion. Is first mentioned in 427, and first appears in chapter 428. Cultivates a scripture based of the seven star system of the Northern Dipper. Uses the Twinkling Brilliance Formation, and Twinkling Brilliance Revolution tactics in battle. Dies in chapter 437.

He Jian Jindan of Kun Lun forces, disciple of one of Kun Lun Sword Sect’s subsidiary sects. First appears in 436, presumed dead in chapter 437.

Song Yuan Jindan and Inner court Disciple of Kun Lun, Bodyguard to Ming Lei. First appears in chapter 428, and uses the Pine Script Sword talisman. Engages in battle with Zuo Mo and dies in chapter 437.

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Liao Qi Chang – Young Master of the Cloud Pavilion, manages the store in Xu Ling city. First appearing in chapter 448, he visits Turtle Island to make amends over the incident with the Ren Family. Realizing the power Turtle Island has he befriends Zuo Mo.

Ming (?) Family: Details are unclear, but presumably their situation seems comparable to the Grey Clan, but they have not declined to the extent of the Wisteria Clan. The extent of their decline and troubles is unclear.

Ming Jue Zi – Unclear affiliation, member of the Ming (?) Family, and sworn follower of Xiao Mo Ge. First appears in 375, he watches Xiao Mo Ge’s battle against the bounty hunters. Later he obtains information on the Battle of Sealed Extinction, trading it for the [Water Wood Light Art] and joining Zuo Mo’s little yao group (chapter 402).

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Mo:

Xi Ye – Commander of a Mo Battalion, serves under Shen Yue Mo General. First appears in chapter 426, he is stationed as the commander of the Black Leech defence line, presumed dead in chapter 430.

Lan Qing – Childhood friend of Xi Ye, serves under Xi Ye as an advisor. First appears in chapter 426, presumed dead in chapter 430.

Shen Yue – Black Horn Rhinoceros Mo, and Mo Battle General. First mentioned in 426, and appears in chapter 430, leading 2000 troops against Zuo Mo’s forces. Presumed dead in chapter 430.

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Ren Family:

Eldest Ren – Jindan and Eldest Patriarch of the Ren Family, cultivates a Wood Element scripture. First appearing in chapter 442, Engages in a battle against Wei Sheng, and dies in chapter 445.

Second Ren – Jindan and Second Patriarch of the Ren Family, cultivates a Water Element scripture. First appears in chapter 442, subsequently he battles Zong Ru, dying in chapter 445.

Third Ren – Jindan and Third Patriarch of the Ren Family, cultivates a Fire Element scripture. First appears in chapter 442, and subsequently battles Xie Shan, dying in chapter 444.

Ren Qing – Granddaughter of Eldest Ren. She is the only grandchild of the Ren family, appearing in chapter 441. She holds a grudge against Shang Wei Ming and attempts to humiliate him; she attempts to use threats to coerce Zuo Mo into aiding her in the humiliation. Her death occurs in 442.

Shang Wei Ming – Is hired as Zuo Mo’s guide, in chapter 439, when the group arrives in Dong Sheng Cloud Sea. Shang Wei Ming has fallen on hard times. He was once part of a powerful family in Xu Ling City, but due to circumstances, which are only hinted at, has lost all of his family and wealth. He has since joined Zuo Mo’s gang and acts as their local intermediary in Xu Ling City.

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Strange Corpse – AKA “Shi”, no known affiliations. First appears in chapter 415. Little is known about the Strange Corpse, as he is older than the Battle of Sealed Extinction.  He later identifies himself as “Shi” in chapter 426. He has no known affiliations as he has been trapped in Scarlet Sky Jie for thousands of years, and everyone he knew is dead.

Tian Family:

Tian Yong Qing – The current head of the Tian family. First appears in 446, dies off screen in chapter 474.

Tian Heng Bo – Jindan of the Tian Family, younger brother of Tian Yong Qing. First appears in 446, dies off screen, in chapter 472, during the battle at Turtle Island.

Tian Ye – Jindan and Battalion Commander of Tian Family elite forces. First mentioned in 446, appears in chapter 465, dying in chapter 473. In chapter 473 used the Sky Ray Treasure Lens, which now belongs to Gongsun Cha.

Old Tian – 3rd Striatum Jindan of the Tian family, is in closed door cultivation. He never appears, but is mentioned several times. Dies off screen in chapter 474.

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Unknown affiliation:

Gu Xiang Tian – Seal xiu of Xu Ling City, no known affiliations. First appears in chapter 449 and ambushes Zuo Mo using the black gold seal soldier, dying in chapter 452. Fights alongside Qing Xu.

Qing Xu – Seal xiu of Xu Ling City, no known affiliations. First appears in chapter 449 and ambushes Zuo Mo, Lei Peng, Ma Fan, and Nian Lu using the Thousand Gem Illusory Disk. Later escapes Xu Ling City with the help of the Tian Family.

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Wisteria Clan: A once powerful family, after losing their high yao art technique, their family has declined, forced into desolate straits and a land unable to support their needs.

Nan Yue – Student of Purple Lotus yao Art House, Chief Student Elder of Purple Lotus yao Art House, member of Wisteria Clan of the South Sky, Clan Leader of Wisteria Clan of the South Sky, sworn follower of Xiao Mo Ge. First appearing in chapter 339, she is the first yao to encounter Zuo Mo. The Wisteria Clan has fallen on hard times, originally from Purple Arrow Jie the clan has been forced to move to Core Wind Jie, a desolate and harsh land. Practices the South Sky Arrow Art.

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Wood Sword Sect:

Gao Xiu – Disciple of Wood Sword Sect in Sky Water Jie, Wood Sword Sects battalion leader, and favored disciple of Yan Yang. Appears in chapter 320, he leads a joint army against the forces of Little Mountain Jie. Dies in chapter a sneak attack by Vermillion Bird Camp in chapter 321 outside Sky Water City.

Yan Yang – Jindan and current leader of Wood Sword Sect. First appears in chapter 317, where he rallies the forces of Bright Water City to attack Golden Crow City`s forces. He sends his disciple Gao Xiu to lead Wood Sword Camp and engage with Golden Crow City forces. In chapter 325, requests the aid of his Shishu, to exact revenge on Golden Crow City’s forces.

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Yao:

Bai Rou Lian – Member of the White Family. First appearing in chapter 355, he approaches Nan Yue in an attempt to recruit Zuo Mo.

Bing Lan Daren – Unknown affiliation. First appears in chapter 422 as the Mu Xi’s commander.

Brother Wang – Random yao. First appearing in chapter 371, he instigates fans of Ji Li Yu to gather funds for a bounty on Zuo Mo.

Chang Zheng – Random yao in Vast Water Clear Skies. First appearing in chapter 347.  Serve as the observers of Zuo Mo’s Prison Breaking Battle.

Chi – Creeping Sedge Corps member. First appears in chapter 341 as a nameless character, appearing again in 345 as a guest teacher from Purple Lotus yao Art House. Attempts to have Zuo Mo join the Purple Lotus yao Art House, by bribing Nan Yue.

Hong – Nan Yue’s best friend, student of Purple Lotus yao Art House. First appearing in chapter 341, she is a talented young yao and is accepted as a disciple of a Purple Lotus yao Art House elder. She later helps Nan Yue collect fees for the challenge stage.

Jin Zhen – Random yao, and bounty hunter. First appears in chapter 375, he attacks Xiao Mo Ge, and is trapped in a [Yao Art Cage]. He records this art and later sells it to Ming Jue Zi and many others.

Lan Daren – Corps Commander of the Ice Frost Crops. First appears in chapter 394, he later dies off screen in chapter 396.

Liang Wei – A junior commander of the Ice Frost Crops, and Silver Battle General. First appears in chapter 395, he volunteers for a suicide assignment as the rear guard during a tactical withdrawal. Ironically, his group of volunteers are the only survivors. Reappearing in chapter 428 in a four-way battle between Yao, Mo, Xiuzhe, and Zuo Mo. He ambushes the Ming Lei Battalion and quickly retreated.  He practices the [Ice Heart Tundra] art, secretly inherited from Lan Daren.

Leng Yue – Random yao in Vast Water Clear Skies, member of the Western Mountain Cold Clan. First appearing in chapter 347.  Serve as the observers of Zuo Mo’s Prison Breaking Battle. Approaches Nan Yue in an attempt to recruit Zuo Mo.

Little Girl yao reporter – Reporter for Tomorrow Yao Channel. First appears in chapter 368, she interviews Xiao Mo Ge.

Mang Zhan Daren – Intermediate level Battle General stationed in Bloody Sky Metropolis Jie. First appears in chapter 393, Mu Xi is assigned as a commander under Mang Zhan Daren.

Mo Ru Huo – AKA “Little Red”, Unknown affiliation. First mentioned in chapter 386, and appears in chapter 387. He is described as a devious and blood thirsty individual. He previously battled Cang Lin and left a parasitic soul imprint on Cang Lin, causing a serious and persistent wound to Cang Lin. He uses one of three known “living” Yao arts. He battles Xiao Mo Ge, and later escapes after Zuo Mo uses an unknown and newly developed yao art on him.

Nameless flower yao – Student of Purple Lotus yao Art House. Appears in chapter 345, is presented as an arrogant student.

Nameless tree yao – Student of Purple Lotus yao Art House. Appears in chapter 345, is presented as an airhead.

Su Wei – Unknown affiliation. First appears in 379, he is a friend to Ming Jui Zi. He observes the battles at the challenge stage.

Qian Liu – AKA “Clear Skies Qian Liu”. First mentioned in chapter 348, and appears in chapter 353. He is considered a legendary figure in Yao society, and was the previous individual to defeat the prison breaking battle of the First Finger of the Ten Finger Prison.

Shi Zheng – Student of Purple Lotus yao Art House. First appearing in chapter 341, he competes against Nan Yue in a skills test.

Unnamed fire-faced yao – Friend to Clear Skies Qian Liu. First appearing in 353, not much is known about this figure, but he is responsible for stirring up conflict between Xiao Mo Ge and the Genius Alliance.

Yan Shang DarenCorps Commander of the Fierce Fire Corps. First mentioned in chapter 383, and dies off screen two sentences later. =(

Xiao Mo Ge – Is in fact, Zuo Mo.

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Xu Zheng Wei – Jindan of Xu Ling city’s Cloud Pavilion. Has a brother that runs a small business, and a nephew in a local Sword Sect. He was present during the battle between Zuo Mo’s group and the Ren Family. Often accompanies Liao Qi Chang on business trips to Turtle Island, presumably as protection. First mentioned in chapter 441 and appears in chapter 442.

Yao of Unknown affiliation:

Black Smoke yao – Unknown affiliation. First appears in chapter 373, he seems to babysit the Orange Haired yao. His personality is devious.

Orange Haired yao­ – AKA “Loyal Yao”, Unknown affiliation. First appears in chapter 373, he battles Zuo Mo for a brief period before attacking Qinghua Zang Shui of the Blue Flower Family. Seems to have the ability to absorb and assimilate attacks he receives with his undying body. His personality is straightforward, loyal, and a bit stupid.

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Yi ZhengDhyana xiu from Great Buddha Temple of Xuan Kong Realm, guest/captive of Vermillion Bird Camp. First appearing in chapter 344, he is the younger of two disciples. He is a member of a declining branch located in Little Stone Buddha Temple. He is highly ranked in the inner sect disciples and accepts a mission in order to pay for medication for his Eldest Shixiong. He disappears during the mission at One Light Sect and is sent to Constant Scarlet Jie and the Battle of Sealed Extinction, where he meets Wei Sheng (chapter 361), and subsequently joins Zuo Mo’s troop (chapter 364).