The Cao Clan of Qiao 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 Cao Clan starts in Chen Commandery. It's starting leader is Cao Cao. Xiahou Dun and Xiahou Yuan also start as part of it.
Credibility - A resource the Cao Clan can spend to influence the relationship between other factions.
- Tiger and Leopard Cavalry
- Heavy Tiger and Leopard Cavalry
The Cao Clan's dilemma is about Tao Qian potentially killing Cao Cao’s father, Cao Song. Cao Cao finds out that Tao Qian’s soldiers robbed and killed Cao Song – perhaps on Tao Qian’s orders, but perhaps not…
- Do you ride to war and avenge your father's death?
- Or do you bide your time while you build your empire?