Shaolin

School Proficiency: Melee

School Weapon: Palm and Kick / Sticks and Staffs

Skill Specialty: Group Stun

 

Shaolin History

 

 

Shaolin Kung Fu is still one of the most famous forms of martial arts in the world. In China, it is viewed as the holy ground for martial arts.

 

 

The historical origin of Shaolin started in 464 CE, Batuo, a Dhyana Master who came to China from India to spread Buddhist teachings, saw that Mount Song resembled a lotus flower and wanted to establish a Temple within the "flower". The Emperor agreed to build a Temple to worship Batuo. The Temple, located at the bottom of Shaoshi Mountain, is covered with lush forests (Lin). So it was named, "Shaolin Temple".

Shaolin excel in external skills, and many of its disciples have become great masters in the world. The Shaolin uphold righteousness, and have a good reputation with the common people of China.

 

Notable Members

Master Xuanhuai: The Abbot of Shaolin. He frequently reminds his disciples to help others, spread kindness, and assist in rescuing people.

Liaoyin: The Leader of Discipline Hall. He is from a noble family, and is very strict with his disciples.

Liaochen: The Leader of Bodhi Hall. He comes from great poverty and is the most pious of all the disciples, as well as the most respected elder.

Kongshan: A Monk in Arhat Hall. Until he found the Shaolin he once a lead a group of bandits. He is straightforward, likes to laugh, and eat heartily.

Jueneng: An usher in Shaolin Temple. Found on the steps in front of the gate, he has never left Shaolin and is very friendly, he always smiles at all who journey to Shaolin.

 

Shoalin School Skills: Long Style Boxing, Bodhidharma's Stick, Weituo Stick

 

 

 

The Shaolin uphold righteousness and judgment. They use their martial arts to serve the nation's people. The Shaolin only take male disciples. The Shaolin Inner skill is Meditation.

 

Tips

Shaolin are easy to play, and have strong group support and damage skills. They focus mainly on melee attacks in PVP making them weak against ranged attacks. Shaolin have some of the best control abilities, and are good for players who like teamwork and being a leader.

 

Forbidden Instance: Shaolin is the best choice to attract enemies in the Forbidden Instance because of their strong control abilities, and Rage Skills. With the best area control ability, and special Internal Skills (passive HP recovery), Shaolin players can challenge the Forbidden Instance by themselves.