Master Po Ping (more commonly known simply as Po and Master Po) is the protagonist of the Kung Fu Panda franchise. He is the 29 year old giant panda who is improbably chosen as the Dragon Warrior, champion of the Valley of Peace in the first film. He's the adoptive son of Mr. Ping, and is one of Master Shifu's students. Po is also the prophesied Dragon Warrior, as well as the warrior of black and white. In Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness, Po's revealed to have the ability to be able to learn kung fu at a glance. Po is also the team leader of the Furious Five, although that is not properly part as his other companions he is considered as a second master after Shifu. The character has received largely positive critical reception, reaching influence to serve as the other characters, video games and movies in the media.