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Xiahou Xuan
Xiahou Xuan (SSDO)
Character information
Force(s): Wei

Cobalt Tigerz

Significant Battle(s): Battle of Mt. Xingshi

Attack on Sima Shi

Historical information
Real name: Xiahou Xuan
Chinese name: 夏侯玄
Style name: Taichu
Chinese name: 太初
Born: 208
Died: 254

Xiahou Xuan was a Wei general.

Biography EditEdit

Xiahou Xuan was related to Xiahou Yuan, the great archer, and was thus related Cao Cao and his grandnephew, the regent of Wei Cao Shuang. In AD 243, he commanded a part of the Wei invasion force when Cao Shuang attacked Shu, hoping to conquer it. But Cao Shuang was careless in preparing battle formations and suffered a disastrous loss. Xiahou Xuan remained loyal to Wei following the death of Cao Shuang, but then noticed how Sima Shi was usurping Emperor Cao Fang's power. He wanted a more mature ruler, Cao Mao, on the throne, so he rebelled, but was killed.

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