*Hunan TV has been showing The Years You Were Late in its prime time evening slot since Sept 28. All Out of Love is now airing at 10pm on Mondays and Tuesdays, while Battle Through the Heavens has been moved to Wednesday and Thursday nights.
The Legend of Jasmine 苏茉儿 – Oct 1
Featuring: Du Ruoxi, Yan Yikuan, Fu Dalong
Details: 40 episodes, weekly drama on iQiyi
Tells of the romance between Dorgon and Xiaozhuang’s maid Su Mo’er.
The Best Encounter / Mao Yaya’s Marriage 最好的遇见 / 毛丫丫被婚记 – Oct 3
Featuring: Ming Dao, Ying’er, Ma Tianyu
Details: 40 episodes, daily drama on Shandong TV (premiered on a local channel 2 years ago)
Two people dumped by their respective exes end up dating each other, and discover that love is not all about passion and romance.
Top 人间规则 – Oct 10
Featuring: Zhang Yamei, Chen Ziyou
Details: 12 episodes, weekly drama on iQiyi
A top public relations manager and an idealistic rookie go head to head in a reality talk show defending controversial public figures.
Martial Universe Season 2 武动乾坤之冰心在玉湖– Oct 11
Featuring: Yang Yang, Zhang Tianai, Wang Likun, Wu Chun
Details: 20 episodes, weekly drama on Youku
An unfavoured boy from the Lin clan levels up to become the most powerful fighter in the land, and finds true love in the process.
Entrepreneurial Age 创业时代 – Oct 12
Featuring: Huang Xuan, Angelababy, Wang Yaoqing, Song Yi, Zhou Yiwei
Details: 54 episodes, daily drama on Zhejiang TV / Dragon TV
Focuses on the entrepreneurial journey of a software developer, and his romance with a successful analyst.
Surrender of the Dragon 降龙之白露为霜 – Oct 12
Featuring: Yang Haoming, Zhao Chengyu
Details: 20 episodes, weekly drama on Sohu
In the Republican era, one man must choose between realising his ambitions or helping his friend avenge his family’s death. The source novel is written by Ni Luo (Wuxin: The Monster Killer).
The Story of Zhengyang Gate (Part II) 正阳门下的小女人 – Oct 16
Featuring: Jiang Wenli, Ni Dahong
Details: 80 episodes, daily drama on Beijing TV / Jiangsu TV
Focuses on a widow who devotes herself to running a successful bistro in 1950s Beijing.
My Poseidon 我的波塞冬 – Oct ??
Featuring: Zhang Yunlong, Li Kaixin, Zhang Junning
Details: 40 episodes, weekly drama on Mango TV
The romance between the modern reincarnations of Poseidon and Amphitrite.
Tang Dynasty Tour 唐砖 – Oct ??
Featuring: Wang Tianchen, Zhang Jianing, Anita Yuen, Ken Chang
Details: 36 episodes, weekly drama on iQiyi
The adventures of an archaeologist who time travels to the early Tang Dynasty.
Fantastical Nights in the Tang Dynasty / An Oriental Odyssey 盛唐幻夜 – Oct ??
Featuring: Wu Qian, Zheng Yecheng, Zhang Yujian
Details: 50 episodes, weekly drama on Tencent
The daughter of a noble takes a mysterious boy in as her servant, and together with a young constable, solve several mysterious cases.
The Eternal Love 2 双世宠妃II – Oct ??
Featuring: Liang Jie, Xing Zhaolin
Details: 30 episodes, weekly drama on Tencent
The male lead returns with memories of his past life, though his attempts to alter the course of history are thwarted by Fate.
The City of Chaos 悍城 – Oct ??
Featuring: Li Guangjie, Yuan Wenkang
Details: 24 episodes, weekly drama on iQiyi
Anti-narcotics crime drama.