The online ratings for dramas have been a controversial topic for quite some time as they can easily be manipulated. People suspect that some fans of certain dramas or actors keep clicking on the videos to push the view count up. Following iQIYI, Youku now decided to take measures as well.
Huace Film & TV obviously started a new trend in Cdramaland when they decided to live-stream their newest drama An Oriental Odyssey with ready English subtitles on Youtube some weeks ago!
Awesome news for all Cdrama fans! A new streaming platform focusing on Chinese content solely is set to launch in the first quarter of 2019!
Since this is a new format that didn’t exist before, I thought it is worth writing a post about it.
This might be the most shocking and saddest news of the year for all drama fans: As of October 16, the American streaming portal Dramafever has shut down without prior notice!
Jiangsu TV also announced their drama lineup for 2019!
The dramas supposed to air on Hunan TV in 2019 were revealed some weeks ago!