Promo Round-up: Love Is Sweet

Love Is Sweet stars Bai Lu as the heroine who is allergic to tears and Luo Yunxi as her protector. Gao Hanyu plays the hero’s rival, while Xiao Yan and Wang Yilun will have their own love line.

The 36 episode drama releases 2 eps every Sun-Tues and will be English-subbed on iQiyi international site and the app beginning tonight (Sept 27th).

Ending theme song by Sunnee

Playlist of promos
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XDRAMAsX’s 2018 Drama Review

I didn’t actually watch Secret of the Three Kingdoms, but Wan Qian‘s Fu Shou is so pretty I just had to include her in my post.

It’s that time of year again, when I collect all my thoughts on the dramas I watched over the past year. I vowed to watch many of the shows in the discarded list because they starred my favourites, conveniently forgetting that good actors cannot always elevate the quality of a drama.

On the other hand, dramas that weren’t initially on my radar ended up becoming the shows I was most invested in, probably because I had zero expectations going in. What are your thoughts on this year’s drama offerings?

Collection of Cfensi’s past reviews can be found here.

**Spoilers ahead, do proceed with caution.

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Stills for Fighter of the Destiny

GAH!! What happened to all my past posts?!?

Fighter of the Destiny 择天记 stills today.  Starring Lu HanGulnazarWu QianYao DiZeng ShunxiXu LingyueJu XianhaoZhang JunzhuGao HanyuChen Shu, and Eric Tsang, I apologize if there are repeats since something seems to have messed up the images in my previous posts and now I am having trouble finding out what has already been posted in the past.

More stills below the cut.

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Fighter of the Destiny stills

Costume influences seem to draw from all over the Chinese history timeline.

Fighter of the Destiny 择天记 has released stills of more of its characters.  Starring Lu HanGulnazarWu QianYao DiZeng ShunxiXu LingyueJu XianhaoZhang JunzhuGao HanyuChen Shu, and Eric Tsang, those who are looking forward to this drama can get a glance through this post.

More stills below the cut.

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