Flight to You (2022) 向风而行 : C-Drama Series Review

Spanning over 39 episodes, the modern series take a look at the profession of pilots. The series is helmed by Wang Kai and Tan Song Yun as the main leads Gu Nan Ting and Cheng Xiao. The series introduces Cheng Xiao as a bubbly & passionate pilot in the Freight Department of Luzhou Air. When … More Flight to You (2022) 向风而行 : C-Drama Series Review

Legend of Yunxi (2018) 芸汐传@ Poison Genius Consort 天才小毒妃: C-Drama Series Review

Legend of Yunxi is a series that I had watched a while back, whereby my deepest memory of the series is of the female lead Han Yunxi. The series manages to capture the essence of a righteous heroine in ancient times as a poison expert cum medical practitioner. It does help that the actress portraying … More Legend of Yunxi (2018) 芸汐传@ Poison Genius Consort 天才小毒妃: C-Drama Series Review

Blue Whisper (2022) 驭鲛记: C-Drama Series Review

Synopsis The xianxia series follow the journey of Ji Yun He, a spiritual master who is tasked with capturing demons within the Flower Valley. She is controlled by the Valley Master via poison, and especially trained to be the main rival to the Valley Master’s son, Lin Hao Qing. Although rivals, Ji Yun He and … More Blue Whisper (2022) 驭鲛记: C-Drama Series Review

Meet Yourself (2023) 去有风的地方: C-Drama Series Review

The Series The series revolves around an ambitious & hard-working manager at a 5-star hotel, Xu Hong Dou, in Beijing. Focused and disciplined, she suddenly finds her best friend from university being diagnosed with cancer and within a very short period of time passed away. Although she gets on with life, it is now blotted … More Meet Yourself (2023) 去有风的地方: C-Drama Series Review

Palace of Devotion (2021) 大宋宫词: C-Drama Series Review

A historical series, loosely based on Emperor Zhenzong Zhao Heng’s rule, tracing his early years as a prince to his period as the ruler of Song Dynasty. The series focuses on the Emperor’s rule of his dynasty especially challenges from the various Northern and Southern warring states and managing a cabinet filled with differing personalities … More Palace of Devotion (2021) 大宋宫词: C-Drama Series Review

Unchained Love (2023) 浮图缘: C-Drama Series Review

Synopsis The story starts off with a sombre tone with death of the Emperor, and the subsequent sentencing of the ladies in waiting to accompany him in the afterworld. Amidst maneuvering and the fight for power amongst the royalties (including Empress via the young heir, Prince of Nanyuan and the other officials), the powerful eunuch … More Unchained Love (2023) 浮图缘: C-Drama Series Review

Homesick (2022) 回来的女儿: C-Drama Series Review

Part of the Iqiyi’s Light On Series, Homesick is based on incidents in the 90s with the focus on the disappearance of caretaker Xiao Xiu’s while working for the Li family. The series start off with the arrival of a young girl, Chen You Xi, at industrial Tan Ling town. She is adamant to investigate … More Homesick (2022) 回来的女儿: C-Drama Series Review

Ice Fantasy (2016) 幻城 : C-Drama & Novel Review

Ice Fantasy originates from a novel written by author Guo Jing Ming which was then made into a tv series in 2016. Both the novels and the series were a little unconventional, and also mired in its share of controversies too. Ice Fantasy the tv series first caught my attention with the very eye-catching blonde/ … More Ice Fantasy (2016) 幻城 : C-Drama & Novel Review

New Life Begins (2022) 卿卿日常: C-Drama Series Review

The 40-episodes series is a mix of coming-of-age adventures for a bunch of young royalties, romance and worldly wisdom, sprinkled with comical reliefs. The focus is in the region of Xin Chuan whereby the Lord of Xin Chuan has 10 sons and the other 8 regions will send ladies representative to be married off to … More New Life Begins (2022) 卿卿日常: C-Drama Series Review