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  • Ep 12 SUB

    Luoyang (2021) (2021)

    Luoyang (2021)
    Genre:
    Conspiracy, Historical, Investigation, Mystery, Novel
    Country:
    Chinese

    Set in the ancient capital Luoyang during the era of 13 dynasties, it revolves around three people who come together to investigate a series of mysterious incidents involving the conspiracy to overthrow Empress Wu Ze Tian.

    Adapted from the novel Luoyang by Ma Bo Yong.

  • Ep 1 SUB

    Drama Special Season 12: The Palace (2021) (2021)

    Drama Special Season 12: The Palace (2021)
    Genre:
    Historical
    Country:
    Korean
    About the conflict between court lady So who have to dispel Crown Princess Bong to remain in the palace.
  • Ep 22 SUB

    Unsolved Cases of Kung Fu: Portrait of Beauty (2020)

    Unsolved Cases of Kung Fu: Portrait of Beauty
    Genre:
    Historical, Mystery, Wuxia
    Country:
    Chinese
    Young noble Chu Yun Xiao crosses paths with female doctor Leng Xing Chen because of a beauty portrait. Together with their friends, the six people who are pulled into a terrifying conspiracy form a detective team to uncover the secrets surrounding the portrait. Chu Yunxiao has ventured into the pugilistic world for the first time. Aspiring to be a chivalrous hero, he relies on his outstanding martial arts skills and high intelligence to solve a difficult case. However, he unexpectedly discovers that he is also a chess piece in this dangerous game. As the fog is slowly lifted, Chu Yun Xiao becomes aware of an unbearable truth that the past twenty years of his life was nothing but a lie.
  • Ep 8 SUB

    The Red Sleeve Cuff (2021) (2021)

    The Red Sleeve Cuff (2021)
    Genre:
    Drama, Historical, melodrama, Romance
    Country:
    Korean

    In Korea during the first half of the 1700s, Yi San is an aloof and perfection-loving young prince. His father’s killing haunts him, although it leaves him in the position to take the throne once his grandfather – the cruel and ruthless current king responsible for Yi San’s father’s death – dies. He has resolved to become a benevolent monarch who will reform the law when he eventually takes the throne, but the way his father was killed has scarred him emotionally.

    At court, he meets a young woman named Sung Deok Im. Yi San falls in love with her and tries to convince her to become his official concubine. But Sung Deok Im is strong-willed and free-spirited. She is also intelligent enough to understand that becoming a royal consort to the future king is a prestigious role, but one that would restrict her freedom and likely bring her little in the way of joy. But Yi San’s love for Sung Deok Im is true, and she starts to understand that forming a union with him could ultimately benefit his troubled realm.

    Adapted from the novel "The Sleeve's Red Cuff" (옷소매 붉은 끝동) by Kang Mi Kang (강미강).

  • Ep 46 SUB

    Novoland: Pearl Eclipse (2021) (2021)

    Novoland: Pearl Eclipse (2021)
    Genre:
    Fantasy, Historical, Romance, Supernatural
    Country:
    Chinese

    During the Zheng dynasty in the vast ocean of Novoland, the seeking for a magical pearl which could be only obtained from a young Naga girl tears’, caused the slaughter of the Merfolk. For this reason, Hai Shi lost her parents and her whole Yu coastal village. During Hai Shi's most critical moment she met Fang Zhu, the first official of the imperial court, Hai Shi then became Fang Zhu's disciple.

    Not long after, Zheng dynasty's imperial court falls into a great chaos at the same time conflicts with other kingdoms start. Meanwhile the emperor Chu Zhong Xu seems to be unable to keep the order in his court and looks like a self-indulgent ruler. But the persistent support from Fang Zhu allows the nation to see a new time of peace.

    Hai Shi then becomes the personal guard of the emperor and she starts to be interested in him, and some misunderstandings rise between them. When the emperor finds out that Hai Shi is a girl, he starts having feelings for her. Hai Shi will have to face her own feelings towards Fang Zhu and the emperor.

    Adapted from the novel of the same name by Xiao Ru Se (萧如瑟).

  • Ep 34 SUB

    The Unknown: Legend of Exorcist Zhong Kui (2021) (2021)

    The Unknown: Legend of Exorcist Zhong Kui (2021)
    Genre:
    Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Friendship, Historical, Romance, Wuxia
    Country:
    Chinese

    Wen Tian Lu is a Chinese drama that follows a young Zhong Kui as he bands together with his friends to form a three-man team dedicated to catching demons.

    The drama will be split into six stories, each inspired by Chinese folklore.

  • Ep 52 RAW

    The Legendary Four Aces (2000) (2000)

    The Legendary Four Aces (2000)
    Genre:
    Comedy, Historical
    Country:
    Hong Kong
    Four scholarly people who find love. There is the smart and dashing Tang Bo Hu played by Nick Cheung. Greedy Chu Tse San (Bobby), noble and honest Wen Jing Ming (Gordon), and the guy who goes a long Chow Wen Bing
  • Ep 18 RAW

    Contractual Love (2021) (2021)

    Contractual Love (2021)
    Genre:
    Historical, Romance
    Country:
    Chinese
    It tells the story of the cheerful girl, Huang Zi Xuan, paying off her father's debts and signing a contract with Leng Yao Zu, the owner of the No. 1 firm in Southern Chu, to become his wife.
  • Ep 10 SUB

    Heart of Loyalty (2021) (2021)

    Heart of Loyalty (2021)
    Genre:
    Adventure, Detective, Historical, Mystery, Romance, Swordsman, Wuxia
    Country:
    Chinese

    Mo Yan is a quick-thinking, sharp-witted young aspiring thief, who wants to become the top robber in the field. But when a senior male associate is caught and imprisoned at a powerful court in Kaifeng, where Prince Ning Jin reigns. She decides to infiltrate the court to rescue the associate. But the Kaifeng court’s guardians are a formidable force, and their most outstanding star is the man known as the “Royal Cat” – Zhan Zhao. With impeccable chivalry and outstanding fighting skills, his reputation is second to none.

    When Mo Yan comes to the court, the guardians immediately sense her intelligence and recruit her to work as a constable in the defense forces. She does so, thinking that in doing so, she will not only get the chance to see the “Royal Cat,” but also have the opportunity to save the associate. But the closer she gets to Zhan Zhao, the more she feels their relationship could deepen, as he also seems to be developing a soft spot for her. But things get complicated when the Prince also takes a shining to her...and when feuds with a powerful enemy threaten to get deadly.

    Adapted from the web novel "Yi Pian Bing Xin Zai Yu Hu" (一片冰心在玉壶) by Lan Se Shi (蓝色狮).

  • Ep 24 SUB

    Naughty Princess (2021) (2021)

    Naughty Princess (2021)
    Genre:
    Drama, Historical, Romance
    Country:
    Chinese
    When the city of Dan falls, Princess Dan Li is "accidentally" injured by her unreliable childhood friend Su Mu. By chance, she meets Emperor Zhaoyuan Qin Yu, who cures her, and is banished to a limbo because of flattering the Emperor. In the end, with the help of her enthusiastic but clumsy friends, including the loyal wizard and attendants, the love story between an absent-minded princess in distress and an arrogant and poker-faced emperor unfolds. ~~ Adapted from the novel "Dian Shang Huan" (殿上欢) by Mu Fei (沐非).
  • Ep 30 SUB

    Fall In Love (2021) (2021)

    Fall In Love (2021)
    Genre:
    Drama, Historical, Investigation, political, Romance
    Country:
    Chinese

    In the year of 1926, Mu Wanqing brings her mom's ashes back to China burial. On the pretense of surrendering to her father, Mu Wanqing has an actual motive in finding the true reason why her parents separated and her siblings died.

    Meanwhile, a coup d'état occurs among the Shanghai army, and the once oppressed Tan Xuanlin rose up to become the new commander of troops. However despite his new authority, he still finds himself walking on thin ice. Xu Guangyao, the son of the Commander of Yue Cheng, is a man revered and admired by many. However, he dislikes the power struggles within the political field.

    A chance encounter lets Mu Wanqing, Tan Xuanlin and Xu Guangyao meet and befriend each other. In order to secure her foothold within the Mu family, Mu Wanqing intentionally gets close to Xu Guangyao and have his backing. Meanwhile, Tan Xuanlin works alongside Mu Wanqing to investigate an old case that is related to the Mu family. The three of them goes through life-and-death struggles together, and eventually realizes the importance of protecting the country in the tumultuous times.

  • Ep 32 RAW

    Li Wei the Magistrate (2001) (2001)

    Li Wei the Magistrate (2001)
    Genre:
    Comedy, Historical
    Country:
    Chinese
    Chinese television historical comedy-drama starring Xu Zheng as a young Li Wei, an illiterate county magistrate who would become one of the most prominent officials during 18th-century Qing dynasty.
  • Ep 8 SUB

    Secret Royal Inspector Joy (2021) (2021)

    Secret Royal Inspector Joy (2021)
    Genre:
    Comedy, Detective, Drama, Historical, Investigation, Mystery, Teamwork
    Country:
    Korean

    A comedic, historical period drama that centers around an intelligent but lazy secret agent, and a divorcee woman who holds beliefs ahead of her times while searching for her happiness.

    Ra Yi Eon is a grade 6 civil servant agent. Despite having goals to spend his days selling dumplings in a small shop set up within the territories outside of palace grounds, his sharp intelligence leads him to be offered a high position as a civil servant agent, where he is immediately given a mission to tackle. One trait of him is that after leaving his work right on time every day, he likes to roll around in his house while snacking on steamed dumplings.

    Kim Jo Yi is a passionate woman who is ahead of her time. She is a realist who believes that people can get divorced. She lives in an era when women can’t even be part of the family registry, but she dreams of getting divorced and having a fresh start in life.

  • Ep 24 RAW

    The Princess a Little Cute (2021) (2021)

    The Princess a Little Cute (2021)
    Genre:
    Historical, Romance, Serial Killer, Web Series
    Country:
    Chinese
    Liu Xiang Ciang had a dream where she was in Kingdom of Chu and became assassin, and had four opportunities to assassinate the prince Mu Chun Shen. If she failed, she was poisoned to death. In order to complete the assassination mission, she turned into a maid, a guard, and a beggar boy in the prince's mansion. Every time the assassination was about to succeed, there would be unexpected surprises. In the process of fighting against Mu Chun Shen, she gradually discovered Mu Chun Shen's kindness and sense of responsibility, and gradually fell in love with Mu Chun Shen. At the same time, she realized that there was a background/history behind this assassination mission.
  • Ep 16 SUB

    The King's Affection (2021) (2021)

    The King's Affection (2021)
    Genre:
    Drama, Hidden Identity, Historical, Romance
    Country:
    Korean

    When the Crown Prince's consort gives birth to twins, the twins are considered an ominous sign, and the order is sent to kill the daughter. To save her, she is secretly sent out of the palace.

    A few years later, the twin son Lee Hwi dies due to a disease. To hide her twin son's death, the mother brings back the daughter and raises her as Prince Lee Hwi. Lee Hwi eventually becomes a crown prince. Fearing that her real identity will be revealed, Lee Hwi is unable to have anyone close to her and hides her emotions from others, making biting remarks. Although she distances herself, she starts developing feels for Jung Ji Woon, her teacher who comes from a noble family. Jung Ji Woon is a teacher from the Crown Prince sikangwon, a government office for the sole purpose of educating crown princes. He is described as a handsome man who is bold, persevering, and tenacious, but also tends to take life as it comes and lives free from worldly concerns as an optimist who enjoys life. As the son of a government official in the Saheonbu (an investigative government office), his future seemed clearly set out for him. However, there was a reason that he chose to go his own path and leave the easy road behind.

    Adapted from the manhwa "Yeonmo" (연모) by Lee So Young (이소영).

  • Ep 4 RAW

    Kenjusho: Mitsukuni Ko to Ore (2021) (2021)

    Kenjusho: Mitsukuni Ko to Ore (2021)
    Genre:
    Drama, Historical, Novel
    Country:
    Japanese
    Adapted from the novel "Kenjusho" (剣樹抄) by Tow Ubukata (冲方丁).
  • Ep 37 RAW

    Seiten wo Tsuke (2021)

    Seiten wo Tsuke
    Genre:
    Drama, Historical
    Country:
    Japanese
    Shibusawa Eiichi was born in 1840 to a farmer’s family. He grew up helping his family with work, which was to manufacture and sell indigo production and also silk farming. He left his hometown at the age of 23 and began working for the government. He later traveled to Paris and learned about banking. Upon his return to Japan, he helped build up the first modern bank in Japan. He eventually became a founder or supporter to about 500 companies and was involved with about 600 public services, including education for women.
  • Ep 40 RAW

    The Unknown: Legend of Exorcist Zhong Kui (2021) (2021)

    The Unknown: Legend of Exorcist Zhong Kui (2021)
    Genre:
    Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Friendship, Historical, Romance, Wuxia
    Country:
    Chinese

    Wen Tian Lu is a Chinese drama that follows a young Zhong Kui as he bands together with his friends to form a three-man team dedicated to catching demons.

    The drama will be split into six stories, each inspired by Chinese folklore.

  • Ep 35 SUB

    Marvelous Woman (2021) (2021)

    Marvelous Woman (2021)
    Genre:
    Business, Drama, Historical, life, Web Series
    Country:
    Chinese

    There are two women - one a childhood sweetheart and the other a proper wife - both are natural enemies yet they work together to promulgate the art of weaving.

    Set during the Qing Dynasty, the weaving industry of Gusu dominates the industry with its embroideries often sent to the palace as court tributes. The Ren family of Suzhou has perfected the style of weaving passed down from their ancestors for generations. The master of the house, Ren Xue Tang, has a gentle personality. On the contrary, his wife Shen Cui Xi is headstrong. With a personality like the thunder and the winds, she is swift and decisive. Under her management, the Ren family flourished and its craftsmanship grew in recognition so much that she has become known as the mother of the house. Ren Xue Yang unexpectedly gets into an accident while trying to track down smugglers. With his whereabouts unknown, Shen Cui Xi endures her grief as she does everything in her power to keep everything together. She joins forces with her rival Zeng Bao Qin as they put on a united front against their enemies.

  • Ep 24 SUB

    The Legend of Daiyu (2010) (2010)

    The Legend of Daiyu (2010)
    Genre:
    Drama, Historical, Romance
    Country:
    Chinese
    Jai Bao Yu is a male heir who grew up in a wealthy feudal clan dominated by women. His love affairs with his cousins Lin Dai Yu and Xue Bao Chai happened in the midst of his family's struggle to remain influential.
  • Ep 38 RAW

    The Legend of Zhong Kui (2012) (2012)

    The Legend of Zhong Kui (2012)
    Genre:
    Fantasy, Historical
    Country:
    Chinese
  • Ep 35 SUB

    Ochoyan (2020) (2020)

    Ochoyan (2020)
    Genre:
    Comedy, Drama, Family, Historical
    Country:
    Japanese
    Takei Chiyo was born to a poor family in Osaka Prefecture’s Minamikawachi district at the of the Meiji era. Her mother passed away when she was still a child, and she lived with her father Teruo and younger brother. Although Chiyo could not be put through elementary school, she has the gift of the gab and quick wit. At the age of 9, she starts working as a servant in Dotonbori and comes across the theatre world which immediately captivates her. Chiyo’s desire to become an actress grows stronger by the day. She eventually runs away and heads to Kyoto where she throws herself into acting.
  • Ep 24 SUB

    A Camellia Romance (2021) (2021)

    A Camellia Romance (2021)
    Genre:
    Comedy, Historical, Romance, Web Series
    Country:
    Chinese

    Through a strange combination of circumstances, Xu Chun Chun catches the eye of the Zhou family which has a reputation for being the world's number one tea merchant. They intend to have her marry their precious son Zhou Jun Ying who is the legitimate heir of the family.

    Xu Chun Chun may be the only daughter in their silk manor but she is continually oppressed by her stepmother. As a way out of her situation, Xu Chun Chun grits her teeth and accepts the wedding proposal. She wants nothing more than to be divorced but finds herself in a bind because Zhou Jun Ying has fallen in love with her.

  • Ep 40 SUB

    Rebirth For You (2021) (2021)

    Rebirth For You (2021)
    Genre:
    Contract Relationship, Hidden Identity, Historical, life, political, Romance
    Country:
    Chinese

    Jiang Bao Ning, the princess of Jianan County, grows up in the palace since childhood. She remains carefree despite knowing that there is no freedom within the palace walls and does not want to be used as a puppet.

    Thus, relying on her own ingenuity, she resists the fate of becoming a tool in the inner palace fighting.

    Li Qian, a guard of the Imperial Army, wants to understand the truth behind some events many years ago. He works hard to seek a higher position in the palace, just to get relevant clues.

    They are two people with vastly different personalities who meet by chance and love each other. In order to reverse their own destiny, they work together, look forward to breaking through the barriers of identity and stay with their loved ones for a lifetime.

    Adapted from the novel "Mu Nan Zhi" (慕南枝) by Zhi Zhi (吱吱).

  • Ep 24 RAW

    Wen Xiang Shi Gong Zi (2021) (2021)

    Wen Xiang Shi Gong Zi (2021)
    Genre:
    Historical, Romance, Web Series
    Country:
    Chinese
    N/A
  • Ep 39 SUB

    A Step Into The Past (2001) (2001)

    A Step Into The Past (2001)
    Genre:
    Adventure, Historical, Sci-fi, Wuxia
    Country:
    Hong Kong
    This series is about a man, Hong Siu Long who is from 21st century-Hong Kong travels back into the past during the Warring States Period in China. Unfortunately, the time machine comes into an error when he is being transferred into the past. As a result, Hong Siu Long comes to the period which is three years earlier than he is supposed to be and therefore, he can't go back to the future. In an effort to go back to the future, he tries to keep the history goes as it is supposed to be.
  • Ep 1 SUB

    New Interpretation Records of the Three Kingdoms (2020) (2020)

    New Interpretation Records of the Three Kingdoms (2020)
    Genre:
    Comedy, Historical
    Country:
    Japanese
    A new interpretation of "Records of the Three Kingdoms," which is historical text of the three states of Wei, Shu, and Wu in China.
  • Ep 1 SUB

    Okehazama: Nobunaga Oda hao no Tanjo (2021) (2021)

    Okehazama: Nobunaga Oda hao no Tanjo (2021)
    Genre:
    Drama, Historical, Romance
    Country:
    Japanese
    Drama set in the historical Warring States Era of Japan. Tokaido name Imagawa Yoshimoto personally led his army to invade Owari Province territory, now in Aichi Prefecture Nagoya City area, was Nobunaga leader of this surprise bursts of death. After the war, the Imagawa clan who originally dominated the Tokaido region fell away, and the victorious Oda Nobunaga quickly expanded his power in Central Japan and the Kinki region, laying the foundation for his future control of the central government of Japan.
  • Ep 10 SUB

    Eight Days Mystery of Jeong Jo Assassination (2007) (2007)

    Eight Days Mystery of Jeong Jo Assassination (2007)
    Genre:
    Drama, Historical, Investigation, Mystery
    Country:
    Korean
    The drama is about the assassination attempts on Emperor Jeong Jo's life during the 8 day period when he left the palace for a ceremony to honor his father who was killed by his grandfather.
  • Ep 120 SUB

    Yell (2020) (2020)

    Yell (2020)
    Genre:
    Drama, Family, Friendship, Historical, Musical, Romance
    Country:
    Japanese

    The story is based on the life of a japanese composer named Yuji Koseki from Fukushima in the Showa Era.

    In 1909, a long-awaited baby boy was born to a family which has run a dry goods store for generations in Fukushima Prefecture. He would later become the talented composer Koyama Yuichi who wrote many famous songs. Although Yuichi was brought up as the heir of the business, he was rather dreamy and considered a child with no redeeming traits by the people around him. However, when he encountered music, it sparked joy and unleashed his gift in composing music through self-study. As a youth, Yuichi secretly put his name down for an overseas songwriting competition. This would change his destiny. He won runner-up for the song he entered for the competition. As a result, he got to know a female student who wanted to be a singer. Despite the long distance between them – Fukushima and Toyohashi – the two of them tied the knot. When they came to Tokyo, they met all sorts of people and weathered a dark period to produce a number of hit songs. However, war broke out and Yuichi had to compose wartime songs at the army’s request. It pained him that young men died in battle after singing the songs he had written. After the war, the country began to recover amid the chaos. The couple made a new era of music in an attempt to encourage the wounded through the power of music.

  • Ep 40 RAW

    Bright As the Moon (2021) (2021)

    Bright As the Moon (2021)
    Genre:
    Amnesia, Drama, Historical, Novel, Romance
    Country:
    Chinese

    The rumor has it that Yun Qian Yue, the eldest daughter of Prince Yun manor; is playful, arrogant and illiterate. In reality, the rumors were spread intentionally by Qian Yue herself because she does not want to marry into the Imperial Family. Qian Yue has also been in disguise as Ye Tian Shuo's subordinate for nearly a decade. She is in love with Rong Jing from the Prince Rong manor but is oppressed by the Imperial Family's authority.

    Rong Jing, a man who possesses extraordinary good looks, suffers from a disease that left him weak and sick for years due to the aftereffects of aphrodisiac. To find a cure for him, Qian Yue triggers the Phoenix flight without a care for consequences. However at the same time, the current Emperor Ye Qing Ran is deeply in love with Qian Yue and to gain her love, he puts a life-and-death lock heart poison into her body, thus forbidding her from leaving his side. Despite losing her memories due to the poison, Yun Qian Yue does not forget her true heart.

    Adapted from the novel "The Anarchic Consort of the Prince" (纨绔世子妃) by Xi Zi Qing (西子情).

  • Ep 1 SUB

    The Cat Samurai Goes to Southern Island (2015) (2015)

    The Cat Samurai Goes to Southern Island (2015)
    Genre:
    Adventure, Animals, Comedy, Historical, Samurai
    Country:
    Japanese
    Everyone’s favorite grumpy samurai and cute white cat are back! Once feared as “Madara the Devil,” master swordsman Kyutaro Madarame returns home from Edo a lowly ronin, living with his mother-in-law. When she tells him of an opportunity to work as sword instructor for the Tosa Domain on the island of Shikoku, he reluctantly sets off on a journey with his feline companion Tamanojo. Soon, Kyutaro encounters more than he bargained for. When a ninja heads them off he should know things are not what they seem.