Yan Clan is the strongest clan of cultivators in the State of Yue.
The Yan Clan was located in Lin Province. It's most important location is Yan Ling Castle in Yan Liang Mountain.
War between the 7 Sects of Yue and the 6 Devil Dao Sects Edit
The Yan Clan was organizing the Treasure Seizing Assembly. The legendary "Yin Yang Tower" treasure talisman was to serve as the number one prize. At the same time, the Sect Master Wang Chan of Ghost Spirit Sect arrived to the clan to meet the Yan Clan Ancestor. The return to the sect was proposed for the clan. Futhermore, they offered Thousand Spirit Sutras and a position of a deputy sect master in exchange for Yan Ruyan's marriage to Wang Chan and pair cultivation the Great Blood Spirit Art and a claim of the position of the Yan Clan Master for their offspring.
After debate, the Yan Clan decided to betray the Seven Sects of the State of Yue and join the Ghost Spirit Sect. They wanted to use this opportunity to grow in strenght. They colluded with the Ghost Spirit Sect's Young Master to trap and refine the souls of the cultivators attending to the Treasure Seizing Assembly in the Yan Clan Castle.
Emergence of the Fourth Great Cultivator Edit
After the Ghost Spirit Sect lost 2 Nascent Soul cultivators and a large number of Core Formation cultivators in Devilfall Valley, they weren't as powerful as before. Yan Ruyan and other Nascent Soul cultivator of Yan Clan started to rule the sect.
The Spirit Controlling Sect, Devilflame Sect, and the newly-arisen Blood Slaughter Sect have joined forces to bring down the Ghost Spirit Sect. About 130 years after the war against Moulan tribes, there was a grand marriage of Han Li and Nangong Wan. After the ceremony, Elders of the Ghost Spirit Sect visited Han Li beseeching him to help their sect. For their survival, they were willing to even vacate the State of Yue. Han Li agreed to help them with condition of Wang Chan's death. He alo received a Wood Spirit Gathering Bead.