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Recap: The Devil Punisher (Ep. 17)

Xin Yu continues to act like a happy, willing girlfriend to Bo Ya while callously ignoring Zhong Kui whenever she sees him, but it's not an easy act to keep up, especially as Bo Ya continues with his nefarious plan and extend his power. Zhong Kui tries to do some investigation of his own, but… Continue reading Recap: The Devil Punisher (Ep. 17)

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Recap: The Arc of Life (Ep. 6)

I am officially in love with this show and all its characters. Xia Zhi and Xiao Niao get to know Fuliangtian (and its inhabitants) a little bit better as they resume their research for the Lutian Resort renovation project. Yi Nan decides to close one chapter in his life and open up another... Recap Long… Continue reading Recap: The Arc of Life (Ep. 6)

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Recap: The Arc of Life (Ep. 5)

Whenever I try to summarize at a very high level what happens, all of these episodes kind of sound the same: Yi Nan finally summons up the courage to go for what he wants in both his work and personal life, but gets rebuffed. The three women of Little Bird tackle their next project and… Continue reading Recap: The Arc of Life (Ep. 5)

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Recap: The Arc of Life (Ep. 4)

Xiao Niao, Xia Zhi, and Mei Ji adjust to working together, but starting a start-up is not easy and they soon run into some bumps in the road. Yi Nan tries to step up at work and in his personal life, but also finds that things don't always go according to plan. Recap Director Ding… Continue reading Recap: The Arc of Life (Ep. 4)

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Recap: The Arc of Life (Ep. 3)

There's no The Devil Punisher episode this weekend because of the Lunar New Year (a belated 新春快乐!) so that gives me some time to catch up on The Arc of Life! This episode is full of more heart-warming moments as Xiao Niao and Xia Zhi leave S.U.N. Group and start their new fledgling company while… Continue reading Recap: The Arc of Life (Ep. 3)

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Recap: The Arc of Life (Ep. 1-2)

The Arc of Life (她們創業的那些鳥事) is a currently-airing Taiwanese drama that wasn't really on my radar, but when I saw the cast I knew I had to give a try. Ivy Chen and Ruby Lin back on the small screen? It's been years! This slice-of-life business rom-com about women trying to stake out their space… Continue reading Recap: The Arc of Life (Ep. 1-2)

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Recap: The Devil Punisher (Ep. 16)

Recap Xin Yu glares at Bo Ya, who asks if she's remembered everything. She passes over the note she found in his notebook and asks him to explain. He counters, asking if she's gone to see Qin Guang already. He reveals that not only does he know that, he knows a lot about the memories… Continue reading Recap: The Devil Punisher (Ep. 16)

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Recap: Meet Me @ 1006 (Ep. 3)

Jia Le and Zhen Yu start to accept their temporary daily cohabitation as their new reality. Zhen Yu learns that he and Jia Le are connected by more than their shared residence and realizes that Jia Le might hold the key to his redemption, Recap Da Jun recognizes Zhen Yu in the background of Jia… Continue reading Recap: Meet Me @ 1006 (Ep. 3)

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Recap: The Devil Punisher (Ep. 15)

Okay, things are finally getting a little bit interesting, but you'll have to slog through 75% of this episode (much like we are 75% of the way through this drama) in order to get there. After lifting the curse, everything seems mostly back to normal, but none of Zhong Kui and Xin Yu's questions have… Continue reading Recap: The Devil Punisher (Ep. 15)

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Recap: The Devil Punisher (Ep. 14)

The pace continues to pick up as Zhong Kui doubles down on his investigation into Lu Qi despite warnings not to. Strange incidents keep happening at the school and Zhong Kui grows suspicious of Bo Ya again. Recap Xin Yu asks Zhong Kui if he's discovered who Wu Qing Yuan's accomplice in the human world… Continue reading Recap: The Devil Punisher (Ep. 14)