"At each of the front and back of the armor, there is an oval metal piece known as the round guard. Under the light, it will glisten, giving the Mingguang armor its name." ― Evaluation of Mingguang Armour in Chapter 115
Minguang Armor (明光甲 - can be translated to Bright Light Armor) was an armor of Tang Dynasty (618-907). It was relatively lighter than the heavy lamellar armor.
It often marked high status of the wearer.
In game Edit
Crafting the Mingguang armor followed a complicated process, so it was separated into four types:
- soldier Mingguang armor,
- sergeant Mingguang armor,
- general Mingguang armor,
- commander Mingguang armor.