Zhuge Kongming, also known as Kongming, is a player in Lucid Adventure. Like his real life namesake, Kongming is nicknamed "Crouching Dragon" due to his ability to devise great strategies. He is member of The Giga Empire and one of the four strategist of the Players' Union.
Skills & Abilities
- Feather Fan:
Dark's Birthday Arc
Heart Heater calls Kongming '와룡' in Season 2 Episode 44. '와룡' is the Korean for the Chinese character '臥龍'. '臥龍' literally translates to "Crouching Dragon" or "Sleeping Dragon". Line Webtoon incorrectly translates '와룡' as 'Blue Dragon'.
Notes & Trivia
- The character is based on Zhuge Liang, Courtesy Name Kongming, who was a Chinese politician, military strategist, writer, engineer and inventor. He served as the chancellor and regent of the state of Shu Han during the Three Kingdoms period. He is recognised as the most accomplished strategist of his era, and has been compared to Sun Tzu, the author of The Art of War. His reputation as an intelligent and learned scholar grew even while he was living in relative seclusion, earning him the nickname "Wolong" or "Fulong", meaning "Crouching Dragon" or "Sleeping Dragon". Zhuge Liang is often depicted wearing a Taoist robe and holding a hand fan made of crane feathers.
- The wisdom of Zhuge Liang was popularised by the historical novel Romance of the Three Kingdoms, written by Luo Guanzhong during the Ming dynasty. In it, Zhuge Liang is described to be able to perform fantastical achievements such as summoning advantageous winds and devising magical stone mazes.
- Zhuge Kongming appeared in Episode 102 with his signature fan, but he made his actual debut in Episode 104.
- In Season 2 Episode 44, Heart Heater referred to Kongming and Pang Tong as the "Hidden Dragon" and "Young Phoenix" respectively. This is was referencing Sima Hui's statement above.