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Recap: Meet Me @ 1006 (Ep. 2)

Zhen Yu and Jia Le continue to run into each other in extremely compromising situations. The parameters of how exactly their worlds are colliding start to become more clear as Zhen Yu puts on his logical lawyer hat and analyzes the situation. Recap Zhen Yu disappears and Jia Le bursts through the door. Her bedroom… Continue reading Recap: Meet Me @ 1006 (Ep. 2)

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Recap: The Devil Punisher (Ep. 13)

I actually found this episode to be the most engaging of the past few, probably because there is very little time spent on Zhong Kui and Xin Yu, and a lot more time spent on a little bit of the endless open questions and loose threads that this show has created. This episode, we dive… Continue reading Recap: The Devil Punisher (Ep. 13)

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Recap: Meet Me @ 1006 (Ep. 1)

I'm in a bit of a slump with the current dramas I'm watching, so I decided to pick up Meet Me @ 1006 (1006的房客, lit. "the resident in 1006"), a Taiwanese sci-fi/fantasy romance from 2018. It looks quirky and fun and features Greg Hsu as a side character -- what's not to love? Recap Defense… Continue reading Recap: Meet Me @ 1006 (Ep. 1)

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Recap: The Devil Punisher (Ep. 12)

It didn't take me nearly a week to get through this episode! Small joys. This episode was not as much of a no-op as the last one and there's a little more plot and a little less filler, but it creates more questions and answers no questions. En Xi continues to do her mood swinging… Continue reading Recap: The Devil Punisher (Ep. 12)

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Recap: The Devil Punisher (Ep. 11)

Nothing really happens or gets resolved this episode of The Devil Punisher, which is probably why it took me so long to muster up the energy to recap it. En Xi and Xin Yu continue their misunderstanding, Zhong Kui investigates various things and is all lovey-dovey with Xin Yu, but no one makes any progress… Continue reading Recap: The Devil Punisher (Ep. 11)

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Recap: The Devil Punisher (Ep. 10)

Zhong Kui, Bo Ya, and Xin Yu work together to try and capture Wu Qing Yuan. Meanwhile, En Xi continues to cold shoulder Xin Yu while Ouyang Kai tries to cheer her up. Recap Xin Yu tries to think through the circumstances around Wu Qing Yuan's death and his lingering presence in the mortal world.… Continue reading Recap: The Devil Punisher (Ep. 10)

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Recap: Falling Into You (Ep. 13)

This finale to Falling Into You is basically everything you could want from a rom-com ending. A little bit of tears, a lot of kisses, and satisfying good feels to go around. Recap We revisit the accident that left Cai Feng unable to compete in taekwondo. She protects a young Zi Tong with her own… Continue reading Recap: Falling Into You (Ep. 13)

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Recap: The Devil Punisher (Ep. 9)

Xin Yu and Zhong Kui continue trying to figure out their relationship, with no help from En Xi, who seems determined to sabotage Xin Yu's happiness because she can't have her own. Recap Zhong Kui leans in, as if to kiss Xin Yu, but instead of kissing her, he tells her that he couldn't sleep… Continue reading Recap: The Devil Punisher (Ep. 9)

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Recap: Falling Into You (Ep. 12)

This episode is all about our characters figuring out their own personal issues, and it's so rewarding to see! Da Quan faces his decades-old guilt, Tian Lin and Zhi Sheng make decisions on how to balance their personal and professional lives, and Zi Tong gets to hash out some misunderstandings from the past. Recap Da… Continue reading Recap: Falling Into You (Ep. 12)

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Recap: The Haunted Heart (Ep. 9)

Shi Yi Shao continues to try and find opportunities to propose to Xiao Ling. Meanwhile, Xiao Ling tries her best avoid eliciting any suspicions that she's not normal. That gets tricky when a ghost with grievances shows up. Recap Xiao Ling shops for a swimsuit at the hotel store while Da Yong teases her --… Continue reading Recap: The Haunted Heart (Ep. 9)