Hua Xu Yin: City of Desperate Love (华胥引之绝爱之城, Huá Xū Yǐn Zhī Jué Ài Zhī Chéng, also called "The Lure of the Hua Xu Song") is a 2015 Chinese series starring Kevin Cheng, Lin Yuan, and Gao Hao. It's set in the Novoland universe and based on the novel of the same name by Tang Qi Gong Zi.
Princess Ye Zhen died for her kingdom. After its fall she's resurrected by a magic pearl. She wanders around the world, weaving dreams for people willing to pay the price for them, until she meets Mu Yan. Unknown to her, Mu Yan is really Su Yu, Crown Prince of Chen, who left his home to avoid fighting his half-brother for the throne.
Contains examples of:
- Back from the Dead: Ye Zhen comes back from the dead, thanks to the pearl.
- King Incognito: Both of the main characters are royals, but are pretending they aren't.
- Loads and Loads of Characters: Just look at all the people on the poster!
- Princeling Rivalry: The rivalry between Su Yu and Su Xie prompted Su Yu to leave the kingdom.
- Wuxia: Specifically the xianxia subgenre.