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  • Ep 5 SUB

    Gannibal (2022) (2022)

    Gannibal (2022)
    Genre:
    Corruption, Detective, Horror, Manga, Miniseries, Mystery, Psychological, Survival, Thriller
    Country:
    Japanese

    When a police officer is posted to a remote village in the countryside, little does he realize he's encroaching on a community of a cannibals.

    Adapted from the manga "Gannibal" (ガンニバル) by Ninomiya Masaaki (二宮正明).

  • Ep 16 SUB

    Reborn Rich (2022) (2022)

    Reborn Rich (2022)
    Genre:
    Corruption, Drama, Murder, Novel, Revenge
    Country:
    Korean

    Yoon Hyun Woo is a devoted, hard-working, and loyal secretary to the Jin family, which runs the lucrative Sunyang Group business empire. But one day, he is ruthlessly betrayed by the family, who frame him for embezzlement. He dies shortly after – but is miraculously brought “back to life” when he wakes up inside the body of the youngest male member of the family – Jin Do Joo.

    After he realizes what has happened, he decides to take revenge. He hatches a plan to overthrow Jin Yang Chul, the cold-blooded and money-hungry CEO of Sunyang Group. Yoon Hyun Wo plots to use his new “identity” to formulate a hostile takeover of the group – and punish the people who killed him. But what role will be played in all this by a dogged public prosecutor named Seo Min Young, an anti-corruption investigator who becomes known as the “Sunyang Group Grim Reaper?”

    Adapted from the web novel "Youngest Son of a Conglomerate" (재벌집 막내아들) by San Gyung (산경).

  • Ep 12 SUB

    Bad Prosecutor (2022) (2022)

    Bad Prosecutor (2022)
    Genre:
    Corruption, Crime, Drama, Law, Revenge
    Country:
    Korean
    A story about a prosecutor named Jin Jung who is armed with bad manners and delinquency. He breaks down the sanctuaries created by wealth and power, and he even takes down the greedy people living in those sanctuaries. He uses expedient methods over conventional ones, tricks over standard procedures, and delinquency over sincerity in order to stop the corrupt authorities from undermining society.
  • Ep 12 SUB

    The Eclipse (2022) (2022)

    The Eclipse (2022)
    Genre:
    BL, Corruption, Mystery, Romance, School, Supernatural
    Country:
    Thailand

    School is a second home that teaches its students how to grow up in society. But if rules in that school become a problem, will these rightless students demand that which has been taken from them?

    If there's an enforcer of rule in a school, there will naturally be those who want to break the rules. A sense of dissimilarity will drive a love between two people.

  • Ep 1 RAW

    Honest Candidate 2 (2022) (2022)

    Honest Candidate 2 (2022)
    Genre:
    Comedy, Corruption, Family, political
    Country:
    Korean
    As a politician, Joo Sang Sook attempted to run for the fourth time as a member of the nationally assembly. After visiting her grandmother, Joo Sang Sook was unable to tell a lie. Now, Joo Sang Sook attempts to return to the political world.
  • Ep 6 RAW

    Shinigami San 2 (2022) (2022)

    Shinigami San 2 (2022)
    Genre:
    Comedy, Corruption, Crime, Detective, Investigation, Miniseries, Mystery, Novel, Web Series
    Country:
    Japanese

    Sequel to Shinigami-san.

    Adapted from the novel "Shinigami (Deka)" (死神刑事 (デカ)) by Okura Takahiro (大倉崇裕).

  • Ep 16 SUB

    Doctor Lawyer (2022) (2022)

    Doctor Lawyer (2022)
    Genre:
    Corruption, Drama, Law, Medical, Suspense, Thriller
    Country:
    Korean

    Han Yi Han was an elite elite surgeon. He graduated at the top of the best medical school in South Korea and he specialized in two departments: general surgery and cardiothoracic surgery. One surgery changed his life. Han Yi Han believe he did well on that surgery, but the patient died. He then got his medical license revoked.

    Four years later, Han Yi Han works as a lawyer, specializing in medical litigation. He also tries to uncover the truth behind the death of his former patient. For his trials, Han Yi Han defends victims and tries to punish those that commit medical malpractice and negligence. He works with a public prosecutor, who lost a family member and a lover due to the surgery Han Yi Han performed.

  • Ep 16 SUB

    Again My Life (2022) (2022)

    Again My Life (2022)
    Genre:
    Corruption, Drama, Fantasy, Investigation, Law, Mystery, Novel, Time Travel
    Country:
    Korean

    When Kim Hee Woo was a high school student, his academic grades ranked at the bottom of his school. Through hard work, Kim Hee Woo entered a university and eventually passed the bar exam. He now works as an enthusiastic prosecutor. While he is investigates possible corruption related to a politician named Jo Tae Seob, he gets killed by an unidentified men. But, Kim Hee Woo wakes up and finds himself alive again.

    Adapted from a web novel of the same name.

  • Ep 24 SUB

    The Wind Blows From Longxi (2022) (2022)

    The Wind Blows From Longxi (2022)
    Genre:
    Corruption, Crime, Hidden Identity, Historical, Investigation, Mystery, Novel, War
    Country:
    Chinese

    During the war between Wei and Shu, the Shu defeated the Wei using the crossbows they make. In order to attain this powerful weapon, the Wei sent numerous spies to infiltrate the Shu kingdom and steal it. Chen Gong and Xun Xu are Shu spies who have infiltrated Wei kingdom for many years. After knowing the plan of Wei, they decided to work separately to stop it. Chen Gong continued to stay in Wei kingdom, while Xun Xu went back to Shu kingdom to investigate. In the midst of investigation, Xun Xu finds out the thief of the crossbows - Mei Chong. He also discovers a highly skilled spy named Zhu Long who is ambushed in Shu kingdom, who is waiting for the opportunity to initiate the Qing Ping plan. Xun Xu devised a scheme to hook Mei Chong, using it as an opportunity to destroy the spy network in Shu kingdom.

    Despite eventually capturing Gao Chengtang, a corrupted officer, the real Zhu Long is actually someone else. Chen Gong also ends his spy career in Wei kingdom, and goes back to Shu kingdom. Together, Xun Xu and Cheng Gong investigates the Zhu Long incident and discovers the truth behind the Qing Ping plan.

    Adapted from novel of the same name by Ma Bo Yong.

  • Ep 43 RAW

    Roving Inspection Team (2020) (2020)

    Roving Inspection Team (2020)
    Genre:
    Corruption, Detective, Drama, Investigation, Law, Mystery, political
    Country:
    Chinese

    A narrative thread that revolves around the investigations conducted by team leader Feng Sen and Luo Xin Ran of the Inspectorate Office. They represent a new era of prosecutors who devote themselves to safeguarding people's rights and upholding justice.

    At the commendation meeting of Dong Chuan province's "Top Ten Figures of the Rule of Law," He Shu Guo who is the director of the Second Prosecution Department suddenly comes face to face with the family members of a death row convict. In order to find out the truth, legal committee secretary Zhang You Cheng appoints Feng Sen as the leader of the prosecution team to investigate the case in depth. Feng Sen tries to do his job yet his unorthodox style of handling cases ignites several disputes. In the process of reopening an old case, layers upon layers of mist are gradually lifted to reveal a harsh truth. Feng Sen works with Luo Xin Ran of the Inspectorate Office as they stick to their professional ethics and refuse to cower in the face of threats, all in the name of maintaining authority of the law.

  • Ep 8 SUB

    Cherry Blossoms After Winter (2022) (2022)

    Cherry Blossoms After Winter (2022)
    Genre:
    BL, Childhood, Cohabitation, Corruption, Drama, Romance, Youth
    Country:
    Korean

    Ever since his parents passed away, Hae Bom has been living in Tae Sung’s house. And now, being a 12th grader, he enters the same class as Tae Sung, which makes the whole situation way more awkward. Living together 24/7, Tae Sung and Hae Bom's relationship is bound to change.

    Adapted from the webtoon "Cherry Blossoms After Winter" (겨울 지나 벚꽃) by Bam Woo (밤우).

  • Ep 1 SUB

    The Uncle (2017) (2017)

    The Uncle (2017)
    Genre:
    Corruption, Investigation, Mystery
    Country:
    Korean
    The life of Ip Sae, a 19-year-old girl who cannot get out of her own bed due to psychological injury, is as motionless as a plant. Having no family and no clue of her family's mysterious history, she lives completely dependent on her neighbors and a female social worker named Ja Yeong, but starts to feel suffocated under the (hidden) abuse and the looks she gets as if she was something to be eaten up. One day, in the midst of her hellish everyday life, a stranger comes to her house. Known to be her uncle, Ip Sae is not sure whether he will be her new guardian or another predator. This stranger wrapped as a "family member", seems to be a threat not only to Ip Sae but also to the neighbors. Unfamiliar emotions develop and a peculiar atmosphere is created between Ip Sae and her uncle while danger from the outside begins creeping upon the two. Would Ip Sae, who is like a plant at the bottom of the food chain, be able to leave her bed and live? Actually, would she even be able to stand up from her bed?
  • Ep 1 SUB

    G Storm (2021) (2021)

    G Storm (2021)
    Genre:
    Action, Corruption, Crime, Investigation, Terrorist, Thriller
    Country:
    Hong Kong

    ICAC takes on its most cruel case yet as it wages a fight against human trafficking. The reach of those involved is extensive and all the clues lead nowhere. Chief Investigation Officer Lu Zhi Lian stands his ground in the ultimate anti-corruption battle.

    While jointly investigating a smuggling and corruption case, Lu Zhi Lian and Cheng Deming uncover a greater evil in human trafficking. The case spreads far and wide as it involves terrorist group leader King and Xiao Zhuo Ya who is the man pulling the strings from behind the scenes.

    It even hints at the involvement of several senior leaders in the Hong Kong Customs as well as Chief Justice Aima who received a special invitation to come to Hong Kong and put under the protection of Liao Bao Qiang. Amidst the surging undercurrents, when will the truth emerge?

  • Ep 8 SUB

    Tracer Season 2 (2022) (2022)

    Tracer Season 2 (2022)
    Genre:
    Action, Corruption, Drama, Investigation, Mystery, Revenge, Suspense, Thriller
    Country:
    Korean
    N/A
  • Ep 8 SUB

    Tracer (2022) (2022)

    Tracer (2022)
    Genre:
    Corruption, Drama, Investigation, Revenge
    Country:
    Korean

    A revenge drama set in the Seoul Regional Office’s Tax Division.

    Hwang Dong Joo is the chief of taxation division 5 at the National Tax Service. He works hard to trace money that is hidden from the tax service. His team includes Seo Hye Young, who has a bright personality and his boss is Oh Young.

    Meanwhile, In Tae Joon is the director of a regional tax office. He is an ambitious man, who has earned his way to the top through corrupt and illegal actions, all-the-while maintaining his cocky attitude.

  • Ep 12 SUB

    Bad and Crazy (2021) (2021)

    Bad and Crazy (2021)
    Genre:
    Corruption, Crime, Detective, Drama, Mystery
    Country:
    Korean
    A heroic drama about a competent yet "bad guy" Soo Yeol who recovers his humanity after meeting K, a righteous but crazy person. Soo Yeol is a competent police officer of the drug squad who only has high school education. Due to his ambitions, he only takes on cases his superiors like and gives them the desired outcome, yet turns a blind eye to some injustice. As the promotion period nears, Soo Yeol with no backing is faced with the crisis of losing his opportunity once again. Congressman Do Yoo Gon gives Soo Yeol hope for promotion again, but his life comes to a complete halt when K who is righteous but crazy, suddenly appears at the critical moment! What will the meeting of 'bad guy' Soo Yeol and the crazy guy, K, bring?
  • Ep 6 SUB

    Shinbun Kisha (2022) (2022)

    Shinbun Kisha (2022)
    Genre:
    Corruption, Drama, Suspense, Thriller
    Country:
    Japanese
    Matsuda Anna is a dedicated journalist who doggedly pursues the truth about a government corruption scandal even as powerful enemies seek to neutralize her reporting.
  • Ep 16 SUB

    Melancholia (2021) (2021)

    Melancholia (2021)
    Genre:
    Childhood, Corruption, Drama, melodrama, Revenge, Romance, School, Trauma
    Country:
    Korean

    A sexual scandal between a math teacher and a student in a prestigious high school ended in tragedy. 4 years later they meet again, now as adults, to reveal the corruption in school and to regain one's reputation as a teacher.

    Ji Yoon Soo is a high school math teacher with a bright smile and a positive impression of others. She is a hard-nosed and stubborn person who has to push ahead with the decisions she has made. She is a math geek who loves solving difficult problems and teaches students to purely love math.

    Baek Seung Yoo is emotionless and has no light in his eyes. He used to be a math genius who appeared on a quiz program at the age of five and surprised the world by solving college-level math problems. He was admitted to MIT at the age of 10 but dropped out at the age of 12, and suddenly disappeared.

  • Ep 16 SUB

    Reflection of You (2021) (2021)

    Reflection of You (2021)
    Genre:
    Betrayal, Corruption, Drama, Revenge, Thriller
    Country:
    Korean

    The story of the love, betrayal, corruption, and revenge that takes place through the life of a woman who has been faithful to her desire and another woman who has lost the light of life by meeting with her woman.

    Hee Joo had a poor and fierce time during her youthful days. She is now a successful painter and essayist. Her husband is the successor of a hospital and they have two children. Her family life seems enviable, but Hee Joo feels like she spends her time meaninglessly. At that time, Hee Joo meets a woman. The woman is poor, just like Hee Joo in her younger days, but she still shines.

    Adapted from the novel "Someone Who Looks Like You" by Jung So Hyeon.

  • Ep 8 SUB

    Light the Night (2021) (2021)

    Light the Night (2021)
    Genre:
    Corruption, Drama, life, Romance, Sismance, Suspense, Thriller
    Country:
    Taiwanese
    Taking the hotel on Linsen North Road in Taiwan as the background, it is a realistic drama that describes the love and hatred between the Japanese-style hotel proprietress and Yang Jin Hua in 1988 and a group of amorous ladies under her.
  • Ep 1 SUB

    Enzaihan (2021) (2021)

    Enzaihan (2021)
    Genre:
    Corruption, Criminal, Detective, Investigation, Mystery, Novel, Serial Killer
    Country:
    Japanese
    A murder case happened in Chiba closely resembles the serial murders of seven years ago. However, the murderer has already committed suicide in prison. Is he falsely accused? Is it a copycat? The detective uncovers the shocking truth.
  • Ep 16 SUB

    The Devil Judge (2021) (2021)

    The Devil Judge (2021)
    Genre:
    Childhood, Corruption, Detective, Drama, Law, Mystery
    Country:
    Korean

    Aims to deliver a message about justice through a “live courtroom show” that the whole nation participates in. Is Kang Yo Han, the titular “devil judge” who emerges amidst chaos and confusion, a hero of the people or a demon who wears the mask of the law?

    Kang Yo Han is a head trial judge who wears legal robes in order to hunt down villains. He is the “devil judge” who wears the mask of the law and punishes the greedy and power-hungry through the courtroom show. He creates an aura of mystery around himself with his handsome face and elegant tastes, but it is impossible for anyone to know what he is truly thinking inside.

    Jung Sun Ah is Kang Yo Han’s greatest rival and the executive director of a CSR (corporate social responsibility) foundation. With her beauty and her brains, she is closely involved with many important people, including Kang Yo Han, and has the power to shake up the nation.

    Kim Ga On is an associate trial judge who shines as the one ray of hope in a dystopian world. He lost his parents when he was a child and spent a rough childhood, but he worked himself to the bone in order to get his first appointment as a judge. He has patience and endurance, but he is thrown into chaos while observing the actions of Kang Yo Han.

    Yoon Soo Hyun is a police detective in a regional investigation unit who is on the hunt for Kang Yo Han’s secrets. She and Kim Ga On have been friends since childhood and grew up like siblings. Even though she is quite popular due to her easygoing personality and good looks, only Kim Ga On is oblivious to her charms.

  • Ep 27 RAW

    Crime Crackdown (2021) (2021)

    Crime Crackdown (2021)
    Genre:
    Action, Corruption, Crime, Investigation, political
    Country:
    Chinese
    As a frontline police officer, Li Chengyang faced oppression from all sides, framed by evil forces, and even his boss, the chief of public security, in order to prevent him from investigating. He was framed and imprisoned. Under the command and leadership of the Chinese political commissar and the Central Supervision Group, Li Chengyang regained his freedom and joined forces with various departments of the Public Prosecution and Justice Department. Together with Lin Hao and He Yong, they try to wipe out the two evil groups that had been in Zhongjiang City for more than ten years, and bring the corrupted government officials to justice. With a clear objective to restore a clean political arena of Zhongjiang, and a better society for the people in Zhongjiang. Will they succeed?
  • Ep 18 SUB

    Lhong Klin Chan (2021) (2021)

    Lhong Klin Chan (2021)
    Genre:
    Childhood, Corruption, Crime, Investigation, Murder, Neighbours, Novel, Romance, Serial Killer
    Country:
    Thailand

    Warnruk, a female investigator, gets transferred to her small hometown in order to investigate the homicide of Chankrapor, who was murdered and buried underneath a Chan por tree.

    There she meets the forensics doctor of the area, who although likes to question her intelligence, also teams up with her in order to find the murderer. Together with them is Trichai, a young and handsome lieutenant, who is always ready to help.

    However, the catch of this case is that the deeper you search, the thicker the fog becomes.

  • Ep 1 RAW

    Once Upon a Time in Hong Kong (2021) (2021)

    Once Upon a Time in Hong Kong (2021)
    Genre:
    Action, Corruption, Crime, Gangster, Thriller
    Country:
    Hong Kong

    In the early 70s, when Hong Kong was under British colonial rule, corruption was as rampant as ever. The majority of the Hong Kong Police Force collaborated with the triads. As king of the corruption empire, Chinese detective sergeant Lak Chui colluded with Cripple Ho, lord of the underworld, and made almost ten billion dollars through bribery. Lawyer Hank Chan despised this kind of illegal acceptance of benefits. He believed this would deprive the general public of their opportunity to fight for their own rights if they could not afford black money. His luck came when Hank met Nash Pak, his old friend who came back from England. Nash admired Hank’s integrity, and hence invited him to join the Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC), an anti-corruption organization directly accountable to the Governor of Hong Kong. Hank and Nash selected a team of elites, forming the first team of ICAC investigators, and cracked down hard on the underground laws of Hong Kong.

    Their first target was Lak Chui and Cripple Ho. After tremendous efforts, initial results were seen. But what followed was a series of counter-attack by Lak Chui and Cripple Ho. The team members of the Commission were being threatened and persecuted. However, Hank's confidence did not falter at these setbacks. He was even more determined to remove these two tigers from the scene. The fight between the righteous and the evil had begun...

  • Ep 55 SUB

    Court Lady (2021) (2021)

    Court Lady (2021)
    Genre:
    Adventure, Comedy, Corruption, Drama, Historical, life, Romance
    Country:
    Chinese

    Born into privilege as the son of one of the founding pillars of the Tang Empire, Cheng Chu Mo has never had any desire to do more than enjoy the ease of his own life. With no aspirations, no direction, and no ambition, his life was one of idleness and frivolity but all that changed, the day he first laid eyes on Fu Rou. The daughter of a local merchant, Fu Rou never imagined she would be one to inspire greatness in anyone, but when she meets Cheng Chu Mo for the first time, that’s exactly what happens. Instantly enamored by the far superior Fu Rou, Chu Mo is suddenly aware of his own shortcomings and vows to make himself worthy of Fu Rou’s love. Dedicating himself to his studies, Chu Mo grows in knowledge and maturity, hoping that someday he will be worthy enough to ask for Fu Ruo's hand in marriage. As time passes, he finds himself following in his father’s footsteps, volunteering to selflessly serve the country by defending the coast against a band of marauding pirates. While Chu Mo’s journey towards greatness sets him down one path, Fu Rou sets out on another. Leaving her family to become a master weaver in the royal palace, she soon finds herself entangled in palace schemes that could put not only herself but her entire family, in danger. Walking paths that don’t often cross, Chu Mo and Fu Rou must rely solely on their wits and skill to overcome the ever-growing number of enemies and obstacles that stand in their way. With so much opposition before them, do these two destined souls have what it takes to save their country and their love?

    Adapted from an original screenplay by web-novelist Feng Nong.

  • Ep 4 SUB

    Dalgona (2020) (2020)

    Dalgona (2020)
    Genre:
    Corruption, Drama, Friendship, School, Web Series
    Country:
    Korean
    'Dalgona' will center around high school students who are searching for true friendship. Song Mi Na studies abroad after being bullied, and though she has a bright and optimistic personality, it's obvious the past still haunts her when she returns to South Korea.
  • Ep 16 SUB

    Beyond Evil (2021) (2021)

    Beyond Evil (2021)
    Genre:
    Corruption, Detective, Drama, Investigation, Murder, Mystery, Psychological, Serial Killer, Suspense, Thriller, Trauma
    Country:
    Korean

    Meet the two fearless men willing to go to extreme lengths in their pursuit of a serial killer that has shaken up their quiet city:

    Lee Dong Sik, a once was capable detective, is now demoted to performing menial tasks at the Manyang Police Substation. He was just beginning to settle into a peaceful life when his new superior, Detective Han Joo Won is transferred in. Joo Won is an elite detective whose father is the star candidate for the National Police Agency’s next chief. Despite his admirable qualities and high social standing, Joo Won harbours a long-held secret.

    When a string of gruesome killings occurs, a pattern takes shape that is oddly reminiscent of some cold serial-murder cases from 20 years prior. Dong Sik and Joo Won team up, vowing to stop this vicious culprit in his tracks.

    As their investigation proceeds, they are forced to look far deeper than what the evidence, questioning the culpability of all those surrounding the case, including their own.

  • Ep 16 SUB

    Girls' High School Mystery Class (2021) (2021)

    Girls' High School Mystery Class (2021)
    Genre:
    Adventure, Comedy, Corruption, Detective, Mystery, School, Variety show
    Country:
    Korean
    "Girls' High School Mystery Class" is a mystery adventure series that features the mystery team's task to uncover suspicious events and secrets in a girls' high school.
  • Ep 8 SUB

    Busted 3 (2021) (2021)

    Busted 3 (2021)
    Genre:
    Comedy, Corruption, Detective, Investigation, Mystery, Revenge, Teamwork
    Country:
    Korean
    With old faces back on the team, the detectives investigate a series of bewildering cases that seem to be linked to a shady organization.
  • Ep 16 SUB

    The Goddess of Revenge (2020) (2020)

    The Goddess of Revenge (2020)
    Genre:
    Cold Man, Corruption, Drama, Mystery, Revenge, Teamwork
    Country:
    Korean

    In the world of the rich and powerful, one wrong move can destroy everything; a sad lesson Kang Hae Ra (Kim Sa Rang) soon learns. Once a reporter working hard to support the family she had been forced to care for at a very young age, Hae Ra found her way into the limelight after marrying one of the country’s most famous celebrities. Now the center of everyone’s attention, Hae Ra has become one of the nation’s hottest influencers. But when she finds herself wrapped up in an unfounded scandal, Hae Ra’s reputation plummets. Hitting rock bottom, Hae Ra wants revenge, but she’s not the only one desperately searching for a way to bring down those who have hurt her.

    A talented lawyer with a one hundred percent success rate and a heart of ice, Cha Min Joon (Yoon Hyun Min) is not a man to be trifled with. But when those who wish to bring him low throw his family into ruin, he turns his full attention towards exacting his revenge. While Hae Ra and Min Joon focus on revenge, the sole heir to the FB Group, Kim Tae On (Yoo Sun), is on a mission of her own, to secure her position as the company’s new head. But going up against her father isn’t easy, as one simple mistake could ruin everything. Meanwhile, the tenacious detective Ku Eun Hye (Yoon Soy) takes on a case that could either make or break her.

    As each individual begins their respective journey towards success and revenge, their paths soon cross. Realizing there’s much more going on than any of them first believed, each delves deeper but what they find shakes them to their core. Now on a mission to fight against those who seek to destroy them, Hae Ra and Min Joon will stop at nothing to have their revenge. But can they succeed against such powerful foes?

  • Ep 36 SUB

    Jiu Liu Overlord (2020) (2020)

    Jiu Liu Overlord (2020)
    Genre:
    Business, Corruption, Hidden Identity, Historical, Investigation, Martial Arts, Mystery, Romance, Web Series
    Country:
    Chinese

    The lives of people from two different social classes never intersect. Li Qing Liu is a silk merchant who leads the upper elite while Long Aoyi leads the lower class consisting of the entertainers, seamstresses, candy sellers, and thieves. They are pitted against each other but have to push aside their prejudices to solve a case of a burglary that shakes the city.

    During the late Tang Dynasty, wealthy tycoon Li Qing Liu showcases garments made from the finest golden silk inside a bustling tavern. Outside the tavern is Long Ao Yi, the leader of the Longzhu Clan who engages in a game of life and death against the Snake Clan. Despite having no connections, the two are forced to work together because of a case revolving around the missing gold thread.

    As he gets to know Long Ao Yi, Li Qing Liu realizes that he had many misconceptions about the ordinary folk. In turn, Long Ao Yi learns the ways of trading from him. When the machinations of an unscrupulous merchant causes many people to lose their homes, Li Qing Liu steps up to protect them. His identity as prince is revealed and a new fight takes place in the palace with Long Ao Yi by his side.