Playing Ep 01

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Status:
Ongoing
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Ratings:
7.7/10
Country:
Thailand

Summary:

In a remote village fraught with a curious epidemic, children begin to manifest peculiar snake-like scales on their skin, sparking both fear and fascination. This extraordinary condition captures the attention of a dedicated researcher, Dr. Benedict, whose determination to uncover the truth behind the affliction leads him to delve deep into the unknown. To assist in documenting this medical enigma, a talented medical illustrator named Asia is recruited, her precision and attention to detail proving invaluable to the investigation.

As the duo navigates the intricacies of this medical mystery, they cross paths with Phumkhaobin, a charismatic individual with an air of enigma, who also happens to be the younger sibling of Asia's acquaintance, Pheka. The convergence of their lives marks the beginning of a journey none of them anticipated, intertwining their destinies with an ancient village legend steeped in the veneration of serpentine deities.

Asia's role in the research soon evolves beyond the professional realm, as she becomes entangled in the tapestry of legend and reality. The mysteries of the disease, the village's cryptic customs, and the enigmatic Phumkhaobin coalesce into an adventure that reveals that the ties between myth and modernity are closer than they appear. As they unravel the layers of this peculiar case, the trio must confront questions of science, belief, and the complexities of the human heart.

Episode Name Date Added
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Episode 03 Apr 26, 2024
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Episode 01 Apr 24, 2024

What people are saying

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    Overall 8

    Story 8.5Acting 8Music 5.5Rewatch Value 7.5

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    Overall 8

    Story 7.5Acting 8.5Music 9Rewatch Value 7

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    Overall 8

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