Romance of the Three Kingdoms Lu Xun
Lu Xun in the Romance of the Three Kingdoms is a fascinating figure, portrayed as a brilliant strategist and cunning military leader for the Kingdom of Wu. Initially underestimated due to his reserved demeanor, Lu Xun possessed a sharp intellect and strategic mind. He earned the moniker "Crouching Dragon" for his ability to bide his time, carefully analyzing situations before unleashing decisive strikes.
Lu Xun's brilliance shone in his unorthodox tactics and masterful use of fire attacks. He famously employed fire ships to cripple the mighty Cao Cao's fleet at the Battle of Red Cliffs, turning the tide of the war in Wu's favor. Throughout his life, Lu Xun remained fiercely loyal to the Kingdom of Wu and its ruler, Sun Quan. He served as a trusted advisor and military commander, playing a pivotal role in securing Wu's independence and prosperity.