Since June is such a busy drama month, it is impossible for us to watch them all but we still wanted to provide a platform for people to discuss, rant, and spazz on these awesome new dramas. Here you can leave your first impressions on A Life Time Love. How do you like the drama so far? What do you think of the chemistry between the OTP, how’s the quality? What do you like/dislike about the drama? This post will be pinned to the Drama and Movie Thread for ease of access.
Title: A Life Time Love (上古情歌)
# of episodes:54
Release date: June 12, 2017
Where to watch: Raw on Youtube
Where to read the novel: English Translation here
The story takes place in a mythological world with demons, gods, and humans cohabiting, set during the Three Sovereigns and Five Emperors period. The world is split into three kingdoms ruled by three immortals – Ruo Jiang’s Emperor Yan, Xuan Yang’s Emperor Huang and Ling Yun’s Emperor Shun.
Chi Yun is a war god from Ruo Jiang Tribe, a wild beast-turned-man driven by revenge, who wants to dominate and unite all living things under one ruler. His resolve is immovable until he meets Mu Qingmo, a princess from the Xuan Yang Kingdom. However, Qingmo is betrothed by her family to Prince Sheng Lun from the Ling Yun Kingdom. Nonetheless, her heart belongs to Chi Yun. The two made a promise to meet annually under the peach blossoms of Jiu Li, where Chi Yun made Qingmo a promise of love, that he will give up everything, and stay by her side for the rest of their lives.
Complications arise when Qingmo’s father, the Yellow Emperor, invades Ruo Jiang in order to attain world domination. Torn between family and love, Qingmo is forced to make some difficult choices when her kingdom clashes with Ruo Jiang numerous times, resulting in world chaos.
Huang Xiaoming as Chi Yun: A beast god who lived in the wild and was tamed by the Ruo Jiang Emperor hundreds of years ago. Intelligent, courageous and invincible on the battlefield, Chi Yun has an immovable resolve to dominate and unify the three worlds. He is also sincere and unwavering toward his love for Mu Qingmo.Victoria Song as Mu Qingmo / Xuanyang Ruo: The princess of Xuan Yang kingdom. Intelligent, kind and noble, she is a highly skilled healer who wishes nothing but world peace.Peter Sheng as Sheng Lun: The prince of Ling Yun kingdom, known for both his looks and talent. He is cold and indifferent, wanting nothing else but to make Ling Yun the most powerful kingdom. He has an arranged marriage with Mu Qingmo, but vows to only treat it as a form of alliance.Zhang Li as Yun Sang: The elder princess of the Xuan Mu tribe, and childhood friend of Mu Qingmo. She is gentle, understanding and loyal toward love and friendship. She fell in love with Jing Shi but their relationship goes through many hurdles.