Article: Top 10 Chinese Dramas To Watch On Viki

If you are a new fan of Chinese drama and wondering where to watch the Chinese dramas and what to watch, you came to the right place. There are so many sites to watch, but of course, you have to pay. Viki is one of the best apps where you can watch dramas for free. Here are the top 10 Chinese dramas on Viki to binge on.

1. Go Go Squid!

Go go squid! is an e-sport romance comedy drama. This series aired in 2019, starring Yang Zi and Li Xian. The series is an adaptation of Mo Bao Fei Bao’s novel ‘Honey Stewed Squid’. This is one of the dramas with the most exciting and unique plot.

The story revolves around Tong Nian, a talented computer science major and a famous singer, and Han Shangyan, a cyber security professional. Tong Nian falls in love with Han Shangyan the first time she sees him and decides to pursue him. But oh well, our hero is ten years older than Tong Nian, and also, he has trouble expressing his emotions. Can Tong Nian make him open up to her? Also, can they overcome all the hardships that come after a relationship?


2. A Love So Beautiful

A love so beautiful is a romantic comedy-drama starring Shen Yue and Hu Yitian. This series became very famous during its run and received positive reviews for its characterization and story. It surpassed 5.5 billion views on its online streams.

The story revolves around Chen Xiaoxi and Jian Chen, who are high school friends and neighbours who grew up together. This drama also includes Lin Jing Xiao, Xiaoxi’s best friend, and Sun Ning, a loud student who gradually falls in love with Jing Xao. Chen Xiaoxi has liked Jiang Chen for a very long time, but Jiang Chen never gives her attention and rejects all her expressions of affection even though he secretly wants her. He loves the attention given by Xiaoxi. But What happens when Wu Bosong, an energetic and playful student, who loves swimming, enters Chen Xiaoxi’s life and can do anything for her? Who will be chosen by Chen Xiaoxi, Jiang Chen, or Wu Bosong?


3. The Brightest Star In The Sky

The Brightest Star in the sky is a 2019 romantic comedy television series starring Janice Wu and Huang Zitao. The story focuses on Yang Zhenzhen who is an aspiring artist manager who loves music. She joined Starry Sky entertainment and was assigned as Zheng Boxu’s assistant. He is a popular idol who is arrogant and unruly and day by day, he is getting worse. Zhenzhen helps him correct his flaws and unleash his potential to be a talented singer. In that process, Yang Zhenzhen also gains experience as a capable idol manager. This leads to falling in love with each other.Because of their support for each other, they become their better selves.


4. Skate Into Love

Skate into love is a 2020 Chinese television series based on the novel by Jiu Xiaoqi, starring Janice Wu and Zhang Xincheng. This story is about two childhood classmates, Li Yu Bing and Tang Xue, who shared a love for ice skating. In elementary school, Li Yu Bing saw Tang Xue as a bully. And later, they got separated for some years. Their ice-skating careers took different paths. Li Yu Bing became a very famous ice hockey player, and Tang Xue gave up speed skating after she faced an injury. Coincidently, they go to the same university, and Li Yu Bing takess this opportunity to seek revenge on Tang Xue. But he sees that she is not bad at all and helps her fall back into love with speed skating. They eventually fall in love with each other. This series shows the journey of 2 childhood friends who help each other to fulfill their childhood dreams.


5. Le Coup De Foudre

Le Coup De Foudre, or love at first sight is a 2019 Chinese television series starring Janice Wu, Zhang Yujian, Zhiwei Zhao, and Ma Li based on the novel ‘I don’t like this world; I only like you. The story is about  a pair of lovers from their high school to adult life. Zhao Qiao Yi and Yan Mao were high school classmates, and the only thing they had in common was the desk they shared. One was a top student, and the other was failing miserably. They promised that they would study abroad together, but because of an unexpected family emergency, their promise breaks, and they drift apart. After four years, they got reunited. What will happen to them now? Even if they have feelings for each other, will they confess?


6. Go Ahead

Go ahead is a 2020 Chinese television drama series that revolves around three non-blood-related kids who become each other’s family. Li JianJian, Ling Xiao, and He Ziqiu bond over their shared family troubles and support each other through their ups and downs of life. This story follows  through their childhood, high school, college, and adulthood. Even if they face hardships, they find their way back to each other every time.If you love family romance drama, then you should watch it.


7. The Best Of You In My Mind

The best of you in my mind is a romantic comedy sports drama. Lin Xi Chi is a college student majoring in veterinary medicine. She’s well known for her bright and cheerful behaviour. She is attending the same university like her childhood friend, who is an avid archer. He has had a crush on her since they were at school. One evening their friendship turns upside down when Lin Xi Chi gets drunk, and their suppressed emotions come to the shore. What will be the future of both?


8. My Little Happiness

My little happiness is a 2021 Chinese romantic tv series starring Xing Fei, Tang Xiaotian, Huang Yilin, and Li Chuan. This drama was adapted from the novel ‘you are my little luck’ by Dong Ben Xi Gu.

Cong Rong dreamed of becoming a lawyer, but her mother is determined to see her daughter study finance abroad. Unable to convince her mother to let her pursue her dreams, Cong Rong secretly begins to work as a legal intern. Taking on her first case, Cong Rong comes face-to-face with her childhood friend, Wen Shao Qing. Now a surgeon, Shao Qing isn’t just Cong Rong’s client, he’s also her landlord and next-door neighbour. Cong Rong and Shao Qing find themselves drawing closer, despite their best efforts. How long will they be able to resist their feelings?


9. My Unicorn Girl

The story revolves around Sang Tian,an aspiring figure skater. When she turns 18, she vows to her family that she will be accepted to the same university her mother once attended. To get in, she must pass a test however,things do not go accordingly for Sang Tian, and she fails in  the exam. Sang Tian decides not to give up, and in desperation, she dresses as a male ice hockey player. She unexpectedly is selected as part of the men’s ice hockey program. She realizes that Wen Bing, a young man she has crossed swords with in the past, is also part of the team, and they share a dormitory and struggle to keep her true identity a secret. As they get to know one another, they develop respect for one another.But will that turn into love?


10. Sweet Combat

Sweet Combat is a 2018 tv series starring Han and Gu Xiaotong.This series is based on “the manhwa Girls of the Wild”.

As the eldest daughter of the Fang Conglomerate, Fang Yu was raised to become the sole successor of the company.Yet, she went against her family's objections to pursue boxing and won the championship title at the young age of 18. On the other hand, Ming Tian comes from a low-income family. He lives with his younger brother and sister, whereas his father died and his mother left. He  stopped schooling for three years to work, and  decids to apply for a sports scholarship despite not having any background whatsoever. Fang Yu was one of the first to see his talents and their relationship grew over time. During the learning process, the two fall in love with each other. Under the assistance of Fang Yu and their friends, Ming Tian eventually grows to become a skilled sportsman.