The Heishan Bandits is one of the playable factions in Total War: Three Kingdoms. It is one of the 11 immediately playable in the base game, with no achievement or DLC requirements.
The Heishan Bandits start in Yanmen Commandery. It's starting leader is Zhang Yan. Li Damu and Yu Du also start as part of it.
Able to engage in diplomacy with Yellow Turban factions.
- Black Mountain Marauders
- Black Mountain Outlaws
The Heishan Bandit's dilemma is about which nearby warlord present the most profitable target for him to attack.
- Do you attack Yuan Shao while he's preoccupied with his war with Gongsun Zan?
- Or do you attack the rival bandits in the north before they can turn on you?