The King's AvatarWidely regarded as a trailblazer and top-tier professional player in the online multiplayer game Glory, Ye Xiu is dubbed the "Battle God" for his skills and contributions to the game over the years. However, when forced to retire from the team and to leave his gaming career behind, he finds work at a nearby internet café. There, when Glory launches its tenth server, he throws himself into the game once more using a new character named "Lord Grim."
Ye Xiu's early achievements on the new server immediately catch the attention of many players, as well as the big guilds, leaving them to wonder about the identity of this exceptional player. However, while he possesses ten years of experience and in-depth knowledge, starting afresh with neither sponsors nor a team in a game that has changed over the years presents numerous challenges. Along with talented new comrades, Ye Xiu once again dedicates himself to traversing the path to Glory's summit! Maiden HolmesAt the age of 19, Prince Qi, Pei Yanzhi, was ordered to defend the country against the invasion of Fan Yan Na. With his innate military prowess, Pei Yanzhi turned the tides in their favor but his army was ambushed and defeated in the final Battle of Hong Valley, costing them the victory. As he barely escaped death and returned to the palace, the cunning and power-thirsty Prince Yun questioned his defeat, forcing Pei Yanzhi to relinquish control of the military. Realizing that Prince Yun was coveting the imperial power in the act of supporting the enthroning of the young emperor, Prince Qi came to a tacit agreement with the young emperor and decided to withdraw himself from courtly affairs. Meanwhile, he embarks on an undercover search for the truth behind his crushing defeat with the alias, Pei Zhao. While Pei Zhao is off to investigate a case surrounding missing government fund set aside for the calamities, he meets the young and determined detective Su Ci in Qingshui County. Pei Zhao starts to work with her, attracted by her aloof character and incredible deduction skills. Along the way, the two came to know Xie Beiming, the young master of Yunshan Manor, and Dong Rushuang, the daughter of the Poison King. Forming a four-member detective team, they work together to solve mysterious cases and get closer to lurking dangers. Su Ci’s identity is exposed while the secrets of the palace are eventually uncovered, embroiling the team into various awaiting challenges. SenoritaWanting to quit sex work in Manila and start a new life elsewhere, Sofia, a transgender woman (played by the director himself, Vincent Sandoval), gets her chance when an old friend asks Sofia to look after her 12-year-old son Tomas while she works overseas for a year. Sofia packs her bags and moves to Talisay, a small town, where she reinvents herself as Donna, guardian of young Tomas. As she's about to settle into this quiet, idyllic life, the past creeps up on Donna-- she discovers that town mayor Tiongson who is seeking re-election is a crony of her regular client back in Manila, Verano. Determined to erase any trace of her past from her new life with Tomas, Donna discreetly hatches a plan to remove Tiongson from power and rid the town of Verano’s influence. As election season begins, Donna offers to help the campaign of Tiongon’s opponent, who is unaware of Donna’s true motives. To finance his campaign, Donna decides to return to Manila once a week for sex work – under the guise of joining gay beauty pageants. As the stakes get higher, Donna realizes that there is no easy way out of the double life she is leading.