The author of Nine Continents has lived in the US since 1995 and comes with experience attuned to attracting both Western and Eastern audiences.
• Author of the 3-Part Nine Continents Series.
• Screenwriter of Terra Wars, the first of nine scripts slated for the Nine Continents Series.
• Author of three fiction novels (Gang, Thief, Spy).
• Medical Doctor in Traditional Chinese Medicine.
• Cancer Research Scientist, published more than 30 papers.
• Professional Engineer and General Contractor, Licensed in CA.
The Fantasy World: Nine Continents (Novoland)
This first Chinese Fantasy World was designed in 2002 by Xinghua Sun (多事) with the collaboration of six friends.
• In September 2016, Novoland Tribes and Empires (based on Nine Continents) did 1,400,000,000 Yuan ($203 million) in TV series revenue.
• In July 2016, Novoland Castle in the Sky (based on Nine Continents) has been viewed 1.6 billion, distributed by Tencent, the largest company in China.
• Novoland has been developed into two video games: “Novoland Fantasy” and “Ninelands” (based on Nine Continents).*
• Nine Continents was modeled after The Lord of Rings and Harry Potter and based on the first Chinese Legend book from 3,000 years ago, The Classic of Mountains and Rivers (first known as Shan Hai Jing).
• For the past 15 years, Nine Continents has attained success as the phenomenon known as “The Banner of Chinese Fantasy Revival.” It has been published as “The Fantasy World,” “The Novoland Fantasy World,” “Novoland Plus,” and “The Caesar of Novoland” in four magazines.
Name: Shanliang Duoshi
Lives in: San Diego, California