Several years ago, the emperor secretly ordered the hero Li Hui to form a mountain stronghold consisting of bandits in order to keep the pugilist world under control. His daughter, Li Jin Rong, leads the stronghold after Li Hui’s death and gives birth to Zhou Fei after marrying scholar Zhou Yi Tang. Zhou Fei’s attempts at escaping have always ended in failure, though Li Jin Rong allows her daughter to go and experience the world outside after her 16th birthday. She meets Xie Yun again after he saves her from drowning during her first escape attempt, and they embark on an adventurous journey through wulin together.
There are two possible antidotes that can detoxify Xie Yun's poison, but one will kill him while the other can save him. With a fifty-fifty chance of surviving, he decides to take a gamble and chooses one of the antidotes. Meanwhile, Shen Tian Shu continues with his wicked plans and orders the Disha to capture all the villagers of Big Medicine Valley. He also recruits craftsmen to help him produce powerful weapons using the methods in "The Great Blacksmith Techniques", all in preparation for his scheme to seize power over the nation.
Shen Tian Shu figures out that Lu Tian Kuang has betrayed him. The weapons he has forged are all crafted the wrong way. Li Sheng comes up with a great plan to ambush the Disha Villa with the help of Ying He Cong. Xie Yun rescues Zi Chen in time and defeats Lu Tian Kuang while Zhou Fei takes on Shen Tian Shu. After defeating the Disha, the martial arts world is at peace and all wars have ceased. Zhou Fei and Xie Yun lead a quiet life happily.
While Zhou Fei worries about Chu Chu, she hears of Duan Jiu Niang's whereabouts from a guest at the inn. Suddenly, a group of men barges in to look for someone. Zhou Fei stands up against them and learns about the Northern Blade. On the other hand, Li Sheng gets himself involved with the Qi Sect.
Yu Wen Zhi and Disha make their way up the mountain to attack the 48 Mountain Strongholds, but Zhou Fei stops them in time and holds Yu Wen Zhi hostage to get him to retreat his army. However, the table turns as Zhou Fei has been forced to release Yu Wen Zhi. In that critical moment of battle, Xie Yun uses the power of the Soul Seeking Needle to save Zhou Fei and the stronghold.
The Disha finds Zhou Fei and her party, forcing them to start a battle. Zhou Fei urges Duan Jiu Niang to go back to the 48 Mountain Strongholds with her, but she insists on facing the Disha alone and urges Xie Yun to leave with Zhou Fei. Zhou Fei and Xie Yun flee the city together while trying to hide from the Disha. Meanwhile, Mr. Bai escorts Chu Chu out of the city and brings her to General Wen, who is also looking for Xie Yun.
Zhou Fei and Xie Yun arrive just in time to go to Li Sheng's aid. Yin Pei sends out his lackeys as a diversion, but Zhou Fei still tracks him down. While the other warriors are fighting against the other fake iron-masked demons, Yin Pei attacks Zhou Fei. Fortunately, Zhu Chen saves Zhou Fei in time.
Li Yan is taken hostage by Yang Jin of the Rising Cloud Ravine so that he can challenge Zhou Fei to a duel for the title of the best blade in the world. Zhou Fei refuses at first and tries to save Li Yan to avoid the duel, but she learns about Yang Jin's reason for the duel. It makes her have second thoughts about whether to accept or refuse the challenge.
Zhou Fei finally returns to the 48 Mountain Strongholds and reunites with Li Sheng and Chu Chu. Not long after, they realize that Disha is about to ambush the stronghold. So they immediately make their way there, only to find their gates have been broken through by Disha and Mingfeng Tower.
Zhou Fei and everyone in the 48 Mountain Strongholds go all out to defend themselves against the Disha. Zhou Fei is hurt and Xie Yun jumps to her rescue. Shen Tian Shu is shocked and injured by Xie Yun's Cloud Pusher Palm. Just when the Disha are forcing their way in, Chief Li arrives in time and the enemies retreat. However, Zhou Fei is surprised by Xie Yun's hidden potential. She's intrigued by the legendary Cloud Pusher Palm and can't help but be curious. Overwhelmed by Zhou Fei's curiosity, Xie Yun decides it's time to leave.
After witnessing the fight between Shen Tian Shu and Mu Xiao Qiao, Zhou Fei is disheartened by her own lack of skill. She, Xie Yun, and Chen Fei continue on to Huarong. Upon arriving, they have an altercation with the magistrate's son. Meanwhile, unbeknownst to them, Shen Tian Shu and Qiu Tian Jin also arrive in Huarong.
While in hiding, Ji Yun Chen recounts his history with the Yin family. Believing that the coast is clear, Zhou Fei and her party emerge from their hideout, but Master Azure Dragon quickly tracks them down. Zhou Fei battles him on her own and makes a narrow escape. Xie Yun figures out Yin Pei's true intentions.
After Zhou Fei wakes up, she and Xie Yun go out for some food. At the restaurant, they realize that stories of Zhou Fei and her experiences so far in her journey have become a heated topic of discussion amongst citizens, though the spread of rumors has twisted the stories. Meanwhile, Chief Li receives notices that her spies have turned on her, so she leaves the mountain to find Lord Gan Tang to discuss a plan. Li Yan sneaks out and runs into Yang Jin, who mistakes her for being the successor of the Southern Blade.
Zhou Fei is slowly recovering but still weak. However, Yang Jin has challenged her to a duel. Zhou Fei is tempted to accept the challenge, but deep down, she knows that she's not ready for a tough duel. Xie Yun is worried and tries to talk her out of it. Zhou Fei seems determined to take on the challenge but realizing that her reckless action will make Madam Ni Chang worried, she starts thinking of ways to win this match without exposing her weakness.
Xie Yun tries to run away from Zhou Fei, but to no avail, as she captures him and finds out that he has been poisoned by the Bone Penetrating Poison. The Physician of Poisons shows up by chance and tells her how to save his life. Meanwhile, she binds Xie Yun up to prevent him from running away again.
Zhou Fei hears from the Physician of Poisons about Xie Yun's condition. She fears for the worst and tries to keep him safe. However, his pessimism wears her out and she decides to lock Xie Yun with a special lock to stop him from getting away. The Demon Slaying Assembly is coming up and out of curiosity, Li Yan has already dragged Yang Jin with her to check out the situation. Zhou Fei agrees to take Xie Yun there, on one condition. The duo shows up at the assembly locked hand-in-hand.
Zhou Fei and her party arrive at the Demon Slaying Assembly where Huo Lian Tao suggests that the martial arts world needs a leader to save them from falling into decline and resist the Disha. He announces that he will offer the leader his family heirloom, the Shendu Seal, which is one of the Sea-to-Sky tokens. He claims there is a huge treasure behind the Sea-to-Sky, tempting the heroes to fight each other for the seal. However, there is actually an underlying scheme behind this Demon Slaying Assembly with a real mastermind pulling the strings.
Zhou Fei and Xie Yun put up a fight with Chu Tian Yu, but someone else show up to end Chu Tian Yu's life as revenge. However, Zhou Fei ends up being poisoned as well. While trying to save Xie Yun from being poisoned, Xie Yun faints, and Zhou Fei falls into unconsciousness.
Wu Chu Chu follows Li Sheng who has sneaked out and they both end up in the abandoned Qi Sect. They run into Feng Wu Yan who demands Li Sheng to hand over the Fly Whisk. At the same time, the Disha makes their way there and also asks for the same token and a fight ensues. Meanwhile, Zhou Fei tries to get the Fire Lotus to save Xie Yun.
Xie Yun takes the last dose of the Three-flavor Soup, but Master Tong Ming warns him that the medication is only a temporary solution. If the antidote is not found soon, he will still die. Knowing he doesn't have much time left, Xie Yun decides to leave Penglai and takes Zhou Fei to his hometown, Jiankang. Back at the 48 Mountain Strongholds, Li Sheng prepares to leave the mountains again to proceed with his scheme to eliminate Yin Pei but keeps it a secret from his sister.
Afraid that the Mountain River Sword Manual would fall into the wrong hands, Chu Chu decides to burn it. However, Yin Pei witnesses this and captures her, threatening her to write out the Mountain River Sword Manual for him. Yin Pei also learns the truth of his identity from a story in the past.
Zhou Fei arrives home with all the tokens of Sea-to-sky. As strongholds prepare to celebrate Chief Li's 40th birthday, Chief Li worries about a likely attack from the Disha. Instead of waiting for the Disha to strike, Chief Li has decided to take action. As time approaches, Chief Li recalls a painful past. She hopes that this time, history won't repeat itself.
With Li Jin Rong's birthday coming up, Yu Wen Zhi hatches a plan to snatch the Sea-to-sky tokens and kill Li Jin Rong. He visits Shen Tian Shu, in an attempt to convince him to kill Li Jin Rong for him. On Yu Wen Zhi's orders, Pitiful Clam disguises herself as a physician and successfully joins the Third Prince's voyage to the 48 Mountain Strongholds. The Third Prince, Chen Zi Chen, arrives at the 48 Mountain Strongholds to propose to Zhou Fei. Zhou Fei takes the chance to make Xie Yun jealous.
Zhou Fei and Xie Yun meet up with Li Sheng and Yang Jin in Hanshui Town. With the help of the Traveler's Sect and Madam Ni Chang, Gu Tian Xian is now captured. After realizing that Li Yan is seized by Shen Tian Shu, Xie Yun makes a plan to take Li Yan's place as the hostage. Using Gu Tian Xian as a bargaining chip, Shen Tian Shu accepts Xie Yun's offer but fails to realize the trap set by Li Sheng to capture Pitiful Clam.
Shen Tian Shu finally gets the Sea-to-sky tokens in his hands and proceeds to try and find the entrance to Big Medicine Valley. Gu Tian Xian tries to find the entrance by deciphering the poem that Li Yan recited to Shen Tian Shu, but to no avail. As a result, Shen Tian Shu goes to see Yu Wen Zhi for his help. Zhou Fei decides to go against the Disha and search for the Sea-to-sky as well. When Li Yan hears this, she tells Zhou Fei and the others that the Sea-to-sky is in Big Medicine Valley. Everyone is determined to help officially put an end to this so they agree to set off to the valley together.Watch Now:Amazon
Li Sheng and the others find their way into Big Medicine Valley after finding a boy whose parents had been killed. Unfortunately, the Disha has arrived before them and the villagers are all locked up. Debating whether to rescue them or locate Sea-to-sky first, Zhou Fei eventually chooses to save the villagers first. Zhou Fei challenges Gu Tian Xian and Lu Tian Kuang to a fight to distract them. Li Sheng, Yang Jin, and Li Yan rescue the villagers. Chu Chu, on the other hand, sets out to seek help from General Wen Yu whose army is stationed nearby.