The Sign of the Qin
- United States
More informationThe first in a trilogy, this tale draws upon Chinese myth and legend in a tour de force of classic storytelling.
A volcanic eruption releases a vanguard of demons, sealed away for centuries beneath the earth. Soon after, the Emperor's son is born, marked with the sign of the Qin-the brand of the outlaw. The Emperor plots to kill his only heir before the boy can usurp the throne but he is foiled by a mysterious monk with magical tattoos and a trickster monkey. A host of warring guardians must unite to help the Starlord unlock the kung fu secrets of the Twelve Scrolls and save the earth from destruction.