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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: Love and Redemption (Ep. 59)

The end is here! Does the world go up in flames or does true love prevail? I think we all know what the answer is. Recap Si Feng catches the Hongmeng furnace, preventing it from tipping over completely. He won't let Yuan Lang tip the furnace -- Xuan Ji's memories must be preserved. Yuan Lang… Continue reading Recap: Love and Redemption (Ep. 59)

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Recap: Love and Redemption (Ep. 58)

After yet another betrayal of trust from Bai Lin, Luohou Jidu brings the battle to the heavenly realm once again and seems hellbent on destroying the world. Si Feng and the others try to find a way to stop him, but will it work? Recap The God of War asks Bai Lin where her scars… Continue reading Recap: Love and Redemption (Ep. 58)

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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: Love and Redemption (Ep. 57)

Si Feng continues to try and save the world, as he does. This episode is a bit more light-hearted than the past few as Ling Long, Min Yan, and friends prepare for the end of the world. Recap "I never thought it would be you, Xi Xuan," Bai Lin says as he teleports into Si… Continue reading Recap: Love and Redemption (Ep. 57)

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Recap: Love and Redemption (Ep. 56)

Si Feng tries to bring Xuan Ji back, and while it's not all smooth sailing, he manages to find evidence that Xuan Ji has more influence on Luohou Jidu than he'd like to admit. All is not lost -- there's still some hope. Recap Si Feng goes to find Luohou Jidu early on the morning… Continue reading Recap: Love and Redemption (Ep. 56)