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    Dynasty Warriors 5(r)
    Zhang Fei Character Guide
    By DarkArchAngel646: Twistedmind646@gmail.com
    Dynasty Warriors 5(r)/Shin Sangoku Musou 4(r)
    Written April 20, 2005
    
    Version 1.0
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    Table of Contents
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    1.-Character Bio
    
    2.-How to unlock this Warrior
    
    3.-Weapons (4th weapon attainment)
    
    4.-Zhang Fei Pro's and Con's
    
    5.-Moves
    
    6.-Items to use
    
    7.-Musou Missions
    
    8.-Costumes
    
    9.-Thanks
    
    10.-Contact Information
    
    11.-Copyright data
    
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    Zhang Fei Character Biography
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    Originally a meat butcher, Zhang Fei made a name for himself during the 
    Yellow Turban Rebellion, which is where he met his future "brothers" 
    (they never actually made an oath), he went on to create the kingdom of 
    Shu with them.  His major feat, is when he held off Cao Cao's army at 
    the battle of Chang Ban, so that Liu Bei, may escape:
    
    "At the sound of this thunderous voice, a terrible quaking fear seized 
    upon Cao Cao, and he bade them take the umbrella away. Turning to his 
    followers, he said, "Guan Yu had said that his brother Zhang Fei was 
    the sort of man to go through an army of a hundred legions and take the 
    head of its commander-in-chief, and do it easily. Now here is this 
    terror in front of us and we must be careful." As he finished speaking, 
    again that terrible voice was heard, 'I am Zhang Fei of Yan; who dares 
    fight with me?'"
    
    Although depicted as a violent alcoholic, Zhang Fei was actually an 
    extremely intelligent man, and showed great respect for his superiors, 
    but the same cannot be said about his inferiors. He later became one of 
    Shu's five tiger generals.
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    Unlocking Zhang Fei
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    Zhang Fei, along with 17 other officers, are there from the beginning. 
    The Shu 
    Starters are: 
    
    Zhao Yun
    
    Guan Yu
    
    Ma Chao
    
    Huang Zhong
    
    Xing Cai
    
    Not a recommended starter, but he is quite strong.
    
    
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    Zhang Fei's Weapons
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    Starting Weapon - Bronze Pike - 5 power
    
    2nd Weapon - Iron Pike - 11 power
    
    3rd Weapon - Serpent Blade - 17 power
    
    4th Weapon - Viper Blade - 39 power
    (Fill 16, Horse 16, Defense 15, Attack 19, Musou 17)
    
    How to Get 4th weapon:             
    
    (Make Sure its on HARD or CHAOS Mode)             
    
    (Battle of Chang Ban)                 
    
    Bring a STRONG bodyguard to this battle, and command them to Stay at 
    the bridge. Now, successfully defend your bridge, don't let anyone 
    across. Kill anyone who attempts to pass the bridge, just stay n' slay, 
    your one stop shop for carnage and death, this is to help and keep Liu Bei 
    Alive. After the advancements from the west stop, if you're feeling brave, 
    you may advance on the gate above you, and destroy that. As Xiahou Dun 
    and Wen Pin come, slay them.  Once Cao Zhang's reinforcements have 
    arrived, and you've defeated them (of course) go after Xiahou En, 
    Yu Jin's sub-general.  When the three generals are dead, the valuable 
    item will appear right on the bridge that you defended.  Now, just protect 
    Liu Bei until he escapes, or Kill Cao Cao when he appears.
    
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    Zhang Fei's Pros and Cons
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    Pros:
    
    His C2 is quite strong, and his attack strength is excellent.  His jump 
    charge is a great crowd clearer, and he has good skills on a horse.  
    His battles are all relatively easy, so there should be no real trouble 
    fighting; the same goes for his 4th weapon.
    
    Cons:
    He is SLOW.  That and his C4 and C5 are way too similar, other then 
    that, he's good.
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    Zhang Fei's Moves
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    Charge: Stamps the ground, knocking enemies down.  It does not do good 
    damage at all, but it is useful for making escapes, and getting ready 
    to nail the enemy.
    
    Jumping Charge: jumps, flips, and then falls down, stabbing the ground 
    with spear and creating a huge explosion.
    
    S: slashes right.
    
    S2: Slashes right, then attacks left with butt of the spear.
    
    S3: Slashes right, then attacks left with butt of the spear, then 
    slashes right again.
    
    S4: Slashes right, then attacks left with butt of the spear, slashes 
    right again, and then slashes left with the blade.
    
    S5: Slashes right, then attacks left with butt of the spear, slashes 
    right again, slashes left with the blade, and then slashes right with 
    blade once more.
    
    S6: Slashes right, then attacks left with butt of the spear, slashes 
    right again, slashes left with the blade, slashes right with blade once 
    more, and then spins and stabs forward with blade.
    (Evolution attack now triggered, if acquired.)
    
    C1: Slashes right, then attacks upwards in an uppercut fashion.
    
    C2: Slashes right, then attacks left with butt of the spear, then 
    slashes in an X pattern repeatedly, finishing by slamming butt of the 
    spear on the ground, emitting a blue energy wave.  Attack is longer if 
    you keep pressing triangle.
    
    C3: Slashes right, then attacks left with butt of the spear, slashes 
    right again, and then does a 360-spin attack.
    
    C4: Slashes right, then attacks left with butt of the spear, slashes 
    right again, slashes left with the blade, and then jumps and slams 
    ground, making an explosion.
    
    C5: Slashes right, then attacks left with butt of the spear, slashes 
    right again, slashes left with the blade, slashes right with blade once 
    more, and then stamps ground, making an explosion.
    
    Musou: slashes in an x pattern continuously, finishing by jumping, 
    spinning and slashing forward.
    
    True Musou: slashes in an x pattern continuously, finishing by jumping, 
    spinning and slashing forward, then stamping the ground as the enemies 
    fall to the ground, creating an explosion.
    
    
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    Zhang Fei's Best Items
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    Orb - Ice
    
    Harness - Red Hare
    
    Item 1. -Tiger Amulet
    
    Item 2. -Peacock Amulet
    
    Item 3. -Horned Helm
    
    Item 4. -Way of Musou
    
    Item 5. -Demon Band
    
    Why? - 
    
    Ice Orb - Because freezing people is fun, and it helps finish them off 
    before they can finish you off.  
    
    Red Hare - Because he's the fastest horse in the game, Duh.  I like him 
    the best, so I don't use any other animal.
    
    Tiger Amulet - Because it adds strength to your officer, and I think 
    all officers should have this equipped.
    
    Peacock Amulet - Because it adds health to your officer, and I think 
    all officers should have this equipped.
    
    Horned Helm - Zhang Fei is SLOW.  So, he tends to be on his horse a 
    lot, so this helps with that extra attack strength you need, while 
    charging through enemy lines.
    
    Way of Musou - His True Musou is 10x better then his normal Musou, so 
    its 
    useful.
    
    Demon Band - Makes his true Musou longer, so read above... This helps.
    
    
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    Zhang Fei's Musou
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    Battle of Hu Lao Gate - Red Hare is a big help here. Charge forward, 
    only killing a couple of that huge group there, and head up to Xu Rong, 
    kill him and take the gate which he's by.  From there on, take the 
    attack base, killing anyone in your way, and head to the supply base.  
    Head to Hu Lao Gate, killing Hu Zhen, when you see him.  Take out the 
    gate that you pass when you first come into the opening, and clear out 
    a ton of units, including officers: Guo Si, Zhao Cen, Li Jue, Wang 
    Fang, Li Meng and Gao Shun when he come out.  DO NOT KILL THE GATE 
    CAPTAIN BY HU LAO GATE! LET SOMEONE ELSE DO IT.  Go clear the gate on 
    the other side of the clearing, where Li Jue is, which can give you 
    quite a bit of kills.  When Lu Bu finally is unleashed, if you're 
    feeling a little brave, charge him.  Wait for the cut scene, and flee, 
    go help Cao Cao defeat Li Ru, and let your brothers take care of Lu Bu 
    for a while.  When you come back, he should have a sizable portion of 
    his health taken out.  Help them take him on, till your close to death, 
    then just don't risk it, take off.  Be warned, STAY AWAY FROM HIM WHEN 
    HE GLOWS RED OR GOLD, HE WILL KILL YOU IF HE ATTACKS, EVEN FROM JUST 
    ONE!!!! If you didn't kill him, head up through Zhang Liao, kill him, 
    listen to the little conversation, and head for Dong Zhuo.  Watch it, 
    he will call for help from Lu Bu, so eliminate him fast.
    
    Battle of Xia Pi - go forward, and attack the Defense, base, then the 
    attack base above that (make sure you don't keep your bodyguard around 
    the attack base, or they'll eventually die, in fact, I suggest that you 
    command your bodyguard to stay before you go down the flight of 
    stairs). By the attack base is Yin Li, so kill him too. Now, head back 
    up the stairs, and kill off Wei Xu, and head into the castle, closing 
    the gate and killing Diao Chan. Now, as you'll notice, those damn doors 
    won't open. Damn, so head around the castle, over to the defense base 
    that Cao Hong is struggling to defeat, and destroy all those pesky 
    bases in that area, including Song Xian and Hou Cheng, who are to the 
    left of the defense base.  Now, head north, and kill Zang Ba, and the 
    gate up by him.  Next, head east, and kill Cao Xing then Zhang Liao, 
    along with the supply base.  Next, head to Gao Shun, and along with his 
    defeat, is the collapse of the dam.  Now, just head into the castle, 
    slay the soldiers, and kill (or capture) Lu Bu. P.S: If you fail to 
    take the dam in time, and Yuan Shu's reinforcements show up, don't 
    worry, they're in the southeast corner, just go and kill him.
    
    Battle of Chang Ban - Here is the stuff of Zhang Fei's legends.  You 
    start off on a very historical bridge, the one whose toll for passage, 
    is death.  Kill anyone who attempts to pass the bridge, just stay n' 
    slay, your one stop shop for carnage and death. After the advancements 
    from the west stop, if you're feeling brave, you may advance on the 
    gate above you, and destroy that.  Next, move westward, and kill the 
    attack base, WHILE BEING CAUTIOUS, DO NOT LET ANY TROOPS PAST THAT 
    BRIDGE!!! Watch out, Cao Zhang arrives with reinforcements, right above 
    the bridges position. When that area is safe from invasion, head 
    farther west, and take out the gate and Yu Jin, finishing off with the 
    left-most gate.  Now, the north should be safe for a while, so head 
    south, to Xu Huang's unit and the supply base, to defeat them. Head 
    farther south to the defense and attack bases, and destroy them, along 
    with Cao Hong and Jia Xu (sub-generals: Jia Kui and Yue Jin are there 
    as well).  Now, you have two choices: -A.) Help Liu Bei escape, in 
    which case, just kill till he reaches the end, Or-B.) Go up and kill 
    Cao Cao, ending the battle right there.
    
    Battle of Cheng Du - Start off and charge the gate ahead of you, kill 
    Lei Tong to open it.  Once inside, kill Fei Guan and Deng Xian, and 
    finally Liu Xun.  To the north of the castle is the gate captain, open 
    the castle's northern gates.  Now, move out of the left castle gate, to 
    Li Yan, kill him and the soldiers in that little area, and then move 
    into Cheng Du castle.  Once Cheng Du is cleared out, head north, and 
    kill Zhang Ren, if Pang Tong hasn't already died, you just saved him. 
    Now, go in front of Cheng Du, to clear out Yan Yan and Wu Lan.  
    Eventually, the inner gates of Cheng Du Castle will open, go inside, 
    clear the gate in there, and finally defeat Liu Zhang.  Ends with a cut 
    scene.
    
    Battle of Fan Castle - This Battle can be Quite Difficult.  Begins with 
    a cut scene. Start off by charging forward, and taking out the defense 
    base, continue heading forward and take out the supply base, defeating 
    the gate captain and Sun Li on the way. Now, head forward more, and 
    kill Jiang Ji, and the gate ahead even more, there is another one just 
    below Jiang Ji's position, so destroy that too.  Head north, and 
    destroy the two supply bases that are in succession, and head left, 
    destroying that final one.  If the last two defense bases are still 
    standing, take them out as well. Now, go kill Yu Jin and finally, Pang 
    De (and with his death, you may now enter Fan Castle). Xu Huang will 
    eventually show up, so slay him as well. Lu Meng (along with Xu Sheng) 
    will show up when you meet up with Cao Ren, so now Kill Cao Ren (sub-
    generals: Yue Jin and Niu Jin).  If you wish, you may ignore Cao Ren, 
    so that you may head for Lu Meng (Sub-generals: Lu 
    Xun and Jiang Qin).
    
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    Zhang Fei's Costumes
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    1 - Black helmet with a cloth coming out of the top.  Gold and black 
    Breastplate with black and gold shoulder guards.  Black and gold arm 
    and wrist bands, with a green and black sash around the waist.  Black 
    pants, with silver knee guards. Grayish-green boots.
    
    2 - Same as costume one, except pants are white, helmet is red, 
    breastplate colors are reversed, and all green cloth is now red.
    
    3 - DW4 costume, Black helmet with black cloth coming out of it, Green 
    and silver shoulder guard on right shoulder, with brown wrist bands.  
    Green and gold sash going across an otherwise bare chest, and a white 
    rope tied around waist.  Green pants with gold material draped down it, 
    Blue and Brown boots.
    
    4 - Same as costume three, except all material is white, shoulder guard 
    is silver and black, decoration on helmet is lighter, and chest is 
    covered up more.
    
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    Q and A
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    Q.
    I can't get his 4th weapon!
    A.
    Make sure its on hard, or chaos mode, and make sure that you have 
    killed the three required people. Defend the bridge as well.
    
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    Thanks
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    To Echang for his 4th weapon guide.
    
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    Contact information
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    Email - Twistedmind646@gmail.com
    
    GameFAQs ID - DarkArchAngel64
    
    IGN ID - DarkArchAngel646
    
    Aim SN - LOSTDarkArkAngel
    
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