Tribes and Empires: Storm of Prophecy (九州·海上牧云记, Jiǔ Zhōu Hǎi Shàng Mù Yún Jì) is a 2017 Chinese series starring Huang Xuan, Shawn Dou, Zhou Yi Wei, Xu Lu, Janice Man, and Zhang Jia Ning. It's based on the novel of the same name by Jin He Zai and is part of the Novoland universe. It's the third television series based on the Novoland series.
Prince Muyun Sheng is given a magical pearl that belonged to his late mother. He becomes increasingly obsessed with the world he sees in it — which causes problems when he becomes king and decides to destroy the barrier between the palace and the River Folks. Meanwhile, the country is under attack from enemies — including ones on the inside.
The series can be watched on YouTube with English subtitles.
Contains examples of:
- All Love Is Unrequited: Muyun Lu loves Su Yu Ning, who loves Muru Han Jiang. Nanku Ming Yi loves Muyun Qin, who loves Yin Rong. Helan Tie Duo loves Shuofeng He Ye, who loves Muyun Yan Shuang.
- Half-Human Hybrid: Muyun Sheng is half-human, half-spirit.
- The Lost Lenore: Yin Rong, for Muyun Qin. Played with, because he sacrificed her to keep the throne.
- Love Ruins the Realm: Muyun Sheng's love for Pan Xi causes a lot of problems for himself and his kingdom.
- Missing Mom: Yin Rong, Muyun Sheng's mother, died long before the series starts.
- The Prophecy: A prophecy says Muyun Sheng will become emperor and destroy the world.
- Wuxia: Specifically the xianxia subgenre.