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Literature / You Yao

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You Yao (有药), translated into Are You Okay", is a xianxia'' novel that follows the lives of transmigrators or "Travelers" who are modern day people who find themselves taking over the bodies of the people living in the world, seemingly at random. It is the duty of Lou Zhu, a Traveler himself to identify other Traveler's at the orders of the emperor and assign them to varying positions according to their talents.

A donghua adaptation was announced and released on iQIYI's website in the summer of 2020.

  • Back from the Dead: The character's who die in this world are brought back to life by the Traveler's who inhabit their bodies.
  • Cast Full of Pretty Boys: There are plenty of male character that are easy on the eyes.
  • Media Transmigration: The Jiang dynasty is apparently a virtual world that people from modern day China are transmigrating to. This occurs when someone from the modern day dies and transmigrates into the body of someone in this world who has recently died.
  • Mood Whiplash: The show itself is not sparse on comedy, but there are moments of tension and genuinely heartfelt moments that hit hard.
  • Wuxia: This is the entire world.

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