In the episode 3 of Tribes and Empires: Storm of Prophecy, the destined Empress Su Yuning begins his journey of becoming a qualified attendant. She runs into Muru Hanjiang who becomes a slave in order to save her reputation.
Tribes and Empires: Storm of Prophecy Recap – Episode 3
Su Yuning’s etiquette teacher Su Zhen teaches Su Yuning how to be a good miss and orders her to off a palanquin over and over. Wan Yinglei’s maid mocks at her and thinks she is going to look for a rich man and sell herself. Su Yuning is awkward, but Su Zhen lets her ignore the maid as she is the future Empress. Wan Yinglei authorizes her maid to scrape Su Zhen’s neck, Su Zhen gives her a slap instead. Wan Yinglei apologizes to them for his maid’s impolite. Su Zhen tells Su Yuning that she needs to be careful of Wan Yinglei, as she is her competitor to serve emperor.
A group of bandits chase a family in the dark forest. They kill the father and are going to murder mother and child. Mother tells his child that he needs to keep on running and don’t glance back if he wants to be alive. Bandits kill the mother ultimately and rob her sliver necklace.
Muru Hanjiang appears and kills a bandit, he tells other bandits a reason that they will die after the moment they pull their swords out, then the bandits flee. He brings meats snack to his teacher Muru Yuan who is angry as he taught him all of martial arts, but he uses it to fight bandits. Muru Yuan lets him kneel down and tells him that one person’s blood cannot dye loess completely, but one person’s mouth can inspire 10,000 people and one person’s heart can motivate 10,000 hearts. You can protect the world if you can utilize 10,000 person’s power.
An assassin visits Nanku family and reports to Nanku De that he thinks Muru family’s Muru Yuan is suspect as he only sees he returns in the morning but never sees him going out. Nanku De tells him that Muru family controls military power and owns against heaven sword which is given by previous emperor who stated Muru family can kills him if current emperor doesn’t respect them.
Manager Qin leads Muyun Yanshuang walking around his shop. She is interested in Shuofeng Heye who is robbing a leg of cattle, but Manager Qin tells her that he is expensive as he is the king of Shuofeng tribe. Muyun Yanshuang thinks he isn’t worth it as his family disappear in the windy and dusty of Hanbei. Shuofeng Heye roars to her with rage. She changes his mind and buys him as her gladiator who fights for her, and will takes him out if he can win all of gladiators. Shuofeng Heye tells her he is tieqin who is sea and land’s king, the place makes him fall down doesn’t exist.
Su Yuning drinks wine to the bar and is drunk in the grass. Muru Hanjiang finds his teacher who sits under a big tree and is dying, Muru Yuan tries reveals his name, but he is dead. Muru Hanjiang asks the assassin, “Did you kill him?” Assassin replies, “I want to see you!”
Muru Hanjiang puts his straw hat on his teacher’s head and kills the assassin with his absolute cold sword, but he is wounded. He runs into Su Yuning who faints in the rain. Muru Hanjiang hugs her and takes her returns to her house.
Su Zhen asks him what he did on her miss and fears him breaking her reputation. At this time, Wan Yinglei’s maid cries out that Su Yuning hides a male in his room. Muru Hanjiang falsely claims he is a thief, but Manager Qin doesn’t believe what he said and wants to do business with Muru Hanjiang.
Su Yuning asks Su Zhen where is the male who sent her home after she wakes up. Su Zhen thinks she must be talked nonsense as she didn’t go outside yesterday. Muru Hanjiang sells himself to Manager Qin as a slave and saves Su Yuning’s reputation.
Muru Hanjiang and Shuofeng Heye become friend after teaching him how to train his body in the right way. Muru Shuo defeats Emperor Muyun Qin in hidden sword room. Muyun Qin is very happy as Muru Shuo hasn’t hidden anything since their childhood. Muyun Qin wants to invite his son to study in palace, but Muru Shuo tells him his two sons have already studied in the palace. Muyun Qin asks him, “Are there any other sons?’ Muru Shuo is silent and leaves. Muyun Qin asks Nanku De why did Muru Shuo cheat him? Nanku De doesn’t know how to answer him. Muru Shuo orders Muru Hanshan to find Muru Hanjiang and kill him.
Wan Yinglei is arrested by golden warriors at attendant competition and killed as astrologers think she brings bad luck. Su Yuning is prophesied to be the future Empress, Nanku Mingyi orders all of attendants kneeling down to her.