Da Li Si Rizhi

White Cat Legend

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Synonyms: Dalisi Rizhi, The Journal of Dali Temple
Japanese: 大理寺日志
English: White Cat Legend
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Type: ONA
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 10, 2020 to Jul 3, 2020
Producers: bilibili
Licensors: None found, add some
Source: Web manga
Genres: ActionAction, ComedyComedy, MysteryMystery
Themes: AnthropomorphicAnthropomorphic, HistoricalHistorical, Martial ArtsMartial Arts, MythologyMythology
Duration: 20 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 6.941 (scored by 12891,289 users)
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Ranked: #44802
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Popularity: #8021
Members: 5,961
Favorites: 26

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Chen Shi, a young man from the countryside, journeys to Luoyang in search of his missing older brother, whose existence he only knew about upon his mother’s death. He knows neither the name nor face of his brother, and after finally arriving at Luoyang, he runs out of money as well. One thing led to another, and he finds himself employed at Dali Court, where he works for Vice Minister Li Bing, a large white cat.

White Cat Legend is a historical show that tells the daily life of the Dali Court officials under Empress Wu Mingkong’s rule.

Characters & Voice Actors

Bing, Li


Shi, Chen


Shenji, Qiu


Bei, Cui


Zhihua, Yi




Bao, Sun


Wang, Qi



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Opening Theme

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"Bu Shi Gong (不世功)" by Qi You (漆柚)

Ending Theme

"Shao Qing You (少卿游)" by Mr. Cen (岑先生) & Wuse Shi Nan Ye (五色石南叶)


Aug 29, 2020
This is probably one of the most underrated shows out there, and its a shame that few are watching it.

First the story starts with a man called Chen who has just arrived at LuoYang the ancient Capital of the Tang Dynasty, and ends up getting a job at the LiShi (Affairs Bureau) and his first task is to man the prison cells, this is where we meet a number of the key characters, like Ali baba one of the few Foreigners who managed to obtain a Tang Official position, and Adminisitrator Li who is for so unknown reason a Man cat.

The Show covers the ...
Feb 8, 2021
A highly under-appreciated show. Maybe because it's in Chinese? I'll never know, but do stay with me and try to give it a shot.

Plop, plop, plop... water droplets echoed through a dark basement hall with chain laden wooden bars across each side. The scene carries us the sounds and smells of rust, dust, must. Empty cells with spooky roars coming only from the last cubicle scares away our last patrol on duty. There's no one left to guard this monster. Is it a prisoner? a caged lion? some type of demon? It's actually a cat. Well not really. It's a human-cat, or is it a ...
Oct 9, 2022
A hilarious 12 episode jorney thru the Tang dynasty
The comedy of this donghua is so simple yet so effective, there wasn't one episode where i didn't find myself in fits of laughter... probably wasn't that wise of me to binge this at 3 in the morning

Though there is an underlying plot which connects the whole series, it feels very episodic, with each episode telling it's own little story of ancient chinese slice of life with a pinch of insanity

Every time things start to feel too serious and brooding you get thrown right back into hysteria at the most unexpected times
But most of all, even with ...

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