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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)

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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)