The action taking place in Vallachia (nowadays the southern part of Romania)in the 19th century, reveals a magical world lost to us, a world filled with superstitions and magical beasts unlike anything one's ever seen... Discover this world of fairytales through the eyes of Mihai Deleanu.
Also watch for the author's comments on key pages. A lot of related topics are explained in depth
UPDATES EVERY SUNDAY WITH 2 PAGES STARTING MAY 2011.
25 years old, graduated from University of Architecture and Urban Planning "Ion Mincu" Bucharest, Romania, currently studying for her master degree in Restoration of Historical Monuments and Sites. Passionate about historical studies and avid manga reader decided in 2009 to start a series set in the 19th century Principalities of Valachia and Moldavia (to later unite in 1859 and to become the Kingdom of Romania several years later).
Notes on zmei - because Statu is a zmeu.
+ they are big creatures
+ they can take human form
+ they don't have a very defined form. Sometimes they are referred to as natural forces like winds or whirlwinds/mini tornados
+ they are powerful both magical and physical strength
+ they fly or at any rate run/travel very fast on all sort of terrain including waters, land and sky
+ they eat humans
+ they kidnap princesses
+ they own their own lands/kingdoms