Lanfeust Quest is an animated television high fantasy series for an adult public about the adventures of Lanfeust who lives in the fictional world Troy, of which east inhabitant possesses one single superpower. Lanfeust is an orphan and a apprentice blacksmith who has the ability to melt metal, but who dreams of being a hero. One day thanks to a coming together of circumstances he gains the power to use any superpower in Troy. Lanfeust Quest is based on the Franco-Belgian comic book series Lanfeust of Troy and turned into a 3D television series by the Disney Channel in 2014. Despite the fantastical nature of the story many of the places and characters in the world of Troy have been inspired by real-life historical figures, such as the ancient engineer Archimedes, the Chinese Empress Dowager Cixi and the Breton (France) place name Lanfeust.