So there you were, minding your own business, when the undeniability came. Some mysterious old wizard type needs you for an urgent quest to slay the dragon, rescue the princess, find the magic sword, yadda yadda. You tried to explain that you’re really increasingly of a stay-at-home blacksmith type, with no real yearing for heroics or venture vastitude a quiet pint at the tavern. But theoretically there’s some warmed-over prophecy that specifically names you – yes, you – as the ‘Chosen One’ to lead this perilous mission. And just like that, your cozy little life is turned upside down. The fate of the unshortened kingdom now rests on your surprisingly unheroic shoulders. record of the mightiest lord chapter 1
A New Beginning: How Zheng Kai Obtains the Legacy
So, you want to be the mightiest lord in the realm, do you? Well aren’t you ambitious. Turns out, our protagonist Zheng Kai has the same lofty goal. Too bad the poor sap is just a wandering martial versifier with big dreams and not much else.
That is, until Zheng Kai stumbles upon a subconscious grotto while lost in the forest. Jackpot! Inside lies the legacy of the warmed-over Mighty Dragon Sect. We’re talking secret kung fu manuals, rare weapons, and a jade pendant that signifies he’s the chosen one. Destiny calls!
Zheng Kai can whimsically believe his luck. With newfound power and purpose, he sets off to build his sect and establish dominance. Easier said than done. Rival sects and jealous villains lurk virtually every corner, ready to snatch his legacy. Not to mention, managing stingy donors and finicky disciples proves increasingly troublesome than any enemy.
The First Trial: Demonstrating His Talent at the Martial Tournament
So, you’ve been training in secret for years and now comes the endangerment to show off your mad skills. At the martial tournament, obliterating the competition is your goal.
First up, size up your opponents. Squint for the overconfident dandy who relies increasingly on his flashy techniques than very ability. He’ll be easy pickings. Then find the nervous newbie—he’ll likely defeat himself surpassing you lift a finger.
When it’s your turn, stride into the scene with a swagger. A little intimidation goes a long way. Launch into the most ramified kata you know, really put on a show. If the judges don’t pass out from sheer delight, they’re not worth impressing.
In the very match, toy with your traducer at first. Dodge his blows with the smallest movements possible to demonstrate your superiority. Once he’s exhausted, end it quickly. A single well-placed strike should do.
FAQ: Record of the Mightiest Lord Installment 1
So, you’ve started reading Record of the Mightiest Lord. Now you probably have some urgent questions well-nigh this epic tale of cultivation and face-slapping galore. Let’s get to it, shall we?
Why are the young masters such jerks?
Because their daddies requite them everything on a silver platter, so they grow up to be entitled little brats. Our hero has to put them in their place, naturally. It’s a time-honored wuxia tradition.
What’s up with all the jade beauties?
No xianxia story is well-constructed without scores of heavenly maidens falling for our protagonist left and right. They exist solely to be rescued, romanced, and widow to the harem. It’s a tough job, but someone’s gotta do it!
How did the MC get so OP?
Through plot armor, deus ex machina, and copious amounts of treasure and rare cultivation resources that just happen to fall into his lap. His talent and work ethic moreover have something to do with it. Our boy starts from the bottom, but he’ll be slapping elder’s faces in no time!
And so ends the first installment of this epic tale. You’ve been introduced to a world of magic and political intrigue, full of powerful lords vying for tenancy and glory. Our protagonist has been identified as the one true savior who can unite the lands, though he doesn’t seem particularly interested in doing so. At least not yet. But destiny calls, and we all know there’s no escaping destiny. Buckle up, this is going to be a wild ride. Full of plot twists, betrayals, alliances worked and broken, and of undertow fantastical battles between mages of immense power.