Fights Break Sphere stars Wu Lei (The Magic Star) as a genius child who suddenly loses all his powers, Lin Yun (Journey to the West: The Demons Strike Back) plays his love interest and Baron Chen (Extremely Urgent) stars as his martial arts teacher.
In a world governed by strength and power, Xiao Yan’s lack of talent is an embarrassment to his family. At the age of 15, Xiao Yan accidentally summons Yaochen (Baron Chen) from his mother’s ring. With the elder’s help, Xiao Yan’s skills improve by leaps and bounds.
After his entire family is assassinated, Xiao Yan embarks on a journey to find his family’s killer and return peace to the pugilist world (jianghu).
Li Qin (Princess Agents) costars as one of Xiao Yan’s female confidantes, a young girl who creates and lives off her own poisonous concoctions. Xin Zhilei plays Medusa, Xiao Yan’s other female confidante who eventually chooses to remain by his side as a python. Carman Lee (Xiaolongnü in RoCH 1995) and Yu Rongguang (also the director of this drama) play Xiao Yan’s parents.
An English translation of Tiancan Tudou’s original novel can be found on WuxiaWorld.