Top 10 TV Shows Like Alchemy of Souls Season 2

Here is the List of the Top 10 TV Shows you must watch if you like Alchemy of Souls as if there is still time to Alchemy of Souls season 2/ Alchemy of Souls: Light and Shadow

Park Joon-hwa directed the South Korean fantasy romantic action period drama ‘Alchemy of Souls’. The script is written by well-known South Korean tv screenwriters the Hong sisters.

The primary element of the plot involves the young mages who deal with earth and heaven as they try to overcome their fate caused by the titular forbidden magic spell.

Such a young mage who was an elite warrior, finds her soul trapped inside Mu-deok’s weak body. Then a noble family man Jang Uk takes her as a servant as he needs her help to alter his own destiny.

Lee Jae-wook and Jung So-min played Jang Uk and Mu-deok in the series. The series has two parts the first of which consisted of twenty episodes and ran from June 18 to August 28 of 2022. Season 2 whose title is ‘Alchemy of Souls: Light and Shadow’ is set to arrive on December 10, 2022.

Following is the list of other South Korean television series that you will like if you liked ‘Alchemy of Souls and are waiting for the second part.

Top 10 Similar Television Series Like ‘Alchemy of Souls Season 2:

Arthdal Chronicles- Number of Seasons: 1

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Kim Won-seok has directed Arthdal Chronicles K-drama which is regarded as the first ever ancient fantasy series of Korea and is inspired by the Dangun story who is the founder of the first Korean Kingdom- Gojoseon.

The plot is set in the Bronze age. The series premiered on June 1, 2019.

The King: Eternal Monarch- Number of Seasons: 1

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The King: Eternal Monarch is a South Korean romantic fantasy series the plot of which revolves around a modern-day emperor of the Kingdom of Corea, Lee Gon who wants to cross an alternate reality in which the monarchy has been replaced by the Republic of Korea.

Lee Min-ho played Lee Gon in the series. It ran from April 17 to June 12 of 2020.

A Korean Odyssey- Number of Seasons: 1

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A Korean Odyssey K-drama is also written by the Hong sisters and is inspired by 16th century-Chinese classic ‘Journey to the West. It serves as the modern-day spin-off of the novel.

The plot primarily centers around Son Oh-gong and Woo Ma-wang and their conflict as they struggle to find light amidst evil. Lee Seung-gi and Cha Seung-won portrayed Oh-gong and Ma-wang in the series.

It ran from December 23, 2017, to March 4, 2018.

The Legend of the Blue Sea- Number of Seasons: 1

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The series The Legend of the Blue Sea is inspired by a story from the first collection of historical tales in Korea which is about a fisherman’s meeting with a mermaid before he releases her.

The plot of the current series follows a con artist who falls for a mermaid. The series ran from November 16, 2016, to January 25, 2017.

The Uncanny Counter- Number of Seasons: 1

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The Uncanny Counter K-drama is adapted from Jang Yi’s Daum webtoon named ‘Amazing Rumor’. The plot revolves around a disabled high school student So Mun who gets selected as a member of a paranormal hunters’ group whose job is to fight evil spirits.

Jo Buyng-gyu portrayed the protagonist So Mun in the series. The series premiered on November 28, 2020.

The King’s Affection- Number of Seasons: 1

The King's Affection

The King’s Affection South Korean tv series is adapted from the manhwa of Lee So-young which is called Yeonmo. The plot is set during the Joseon dynasty of Korea when the birth of twins was considered an ominous fact.

The story began with the Crown Princess giving birth to twins as the daughter of the two is ordered to be killed. But she is sent to a secret place before she is murdered. The series ran from October 11 to December 14 of 2021.

Memories of the Alhambra- Number of Seasons: 1

Memories of the Alhambra

The plot of Memories of the Alhambra K-drama is about a CEO of a company and the owner of a hostel who gets involved in mysterious events centering on a new augmented reality game that is inspired by Alhambra Palace stories.

Hyun Bin and Park Shin-hye portrayed the lead characters in the series. It ran from December 1, 2018, to January 20, 2019.

Abyss- Number of Seasons: 1


Abyss is another K-drama the plot of which revolves around unattractive rich heir Cha Min and beautiful prosecution lawyer Go Se-yeon who after their untimely death comes back to life but in new bodies.

Ahn Hyo-seop and Park Bo-young portrayed Cha Min and Go Se-yeon respectively in the series. It ran from May 6 to June 25 of 2019.

Rookie Historian Goo Hae-ryung- Number of Seasons: 1

Rookie Historian Goo Hae-ryung

The plot of Rookie Historian Goo Hae-ryung K-drama revolves around Goo Hae-ryung, a free-spirited female historian, and a  romance novelist Cha Eun-woo who writes to hide his own identity.

Shin Se-kyung portrayed the titular role in the series. It ran from July 17 to September 26 of 2019.

Tomorrow- Number of Seasons: 1


Tomorrow K-drama revolves around grim reapers guiding dead people to save those who want to die. Kim Hee-sun, Rowoon, Lee Soo-hyuk, and Yoon Ji-on are cast members of the series. It ran from April 1 to May 21 of 2022.