The Legend of Qin Season 5 (秦时明月)
The Legend of Qin (Chinese: 秦时明月; pinyin: qín shí míng yuè), aka Qin’s Moon is a CG Chinese animated TV series written and directed by Robin Shen (Shen Leping). The story is based on the novel of the same name by Taiwanese writer and entrepreneur Sayling Wen (Wen Shiren). It is China’s first 3D wuxia animation, produced by Sparkly Key Animation Studio(Sparkly Key) in Hangzhou, Zhejiang. The title literally means “The bright moon of Qin Era”, quoted from a famous Chinese poem. The poem’s hero Ming (bright) appears as the character Tianming and heroine Yue (moon) appears as the character Yue-er.
This TV series was first broadcast around Chinese New Year in 2007. The complete series covers a 30-year period (including past memories) from the building of the Qin empire, to the end of the capital, Xianyang, which was attacked by Chu rebels. It features a juvenile named Tianming, who has the blood of heroes, grew up to become a hero, and change the course of history with his exploits. It is an inspirational TV series which combines martial arts, fantasy and history, and introduces the audience to the dynamic, magnificent and beautiful ancient Chinese world of two thousand years ago.