Monster Paradise

Description

Links are NOT allowed. Format your description nicely so people can easily read them. Please use proper spacing and paragraphs.

800 years ago, 3000 dimensional gates opened across the entire world. In that moment, it was as if 3000 different colored eyes opened across the world as hordes of monsters swarmed out of these gates like tears.

Some could destroy city walls with one strike; They had bodies the size of a giant and fed on humans

Some latched onto humans, absorbing their bodies’ nutrients and enslaving humans

Some infiltrated the humans’ cities, disguising themselves as normal human beings while feeding upon human blood to sustain themselves.

In a night, the Human race fell to the bottom of the food chain.

The world had turned into a paradise for monsters…

From webnovel.com:

Lin Huang was a 15-year old boy from Earth, on a path to live his life in a world full of monsters. With his younger sister in his care, and given only 91 days to live, the odds were not in his favor at all… That is until, he killed a vicious vampire, purely by accident. With a twist in his tale, his life was changed completely. As he fought his way through this world with the help of his troops made of men and monsters, the boy sets his sights on a much larger ambition of becoming the greatest monster hunter in the world!

Monster Paradise average rating 3.6/5 - 210 user ratings
Associated Names
One entry per line
怪物乐园
Related Series
N/A
Recommendations
The Charm of Soul Pets (2)
Taming Master (1)
Long Live Summons! (1)
Master Summoner Online (1)
Monster Factory (1)
Pet King (1)

Latest Release

Date Group Release
12/12/17 Qidian International c209c209
12/11/17 Qidian International c208c208
12/11/17 Qidian International c207c207
12/10/17 Qidian International c206c206
12/10/17 Qidian International c205c205
12/09/17 Qidian International c204c204
12/09/17 Qidian International c203c203
12/08/17 Qidian International c202c202
12/08/17 Qidian International c201c201
12/07/17 Qidian International c200c200
12/07/17 Qidian International c199c199
12/06/17 Qidian International c198c198
12/06/17 Qidian International c197c197
12/05/17 Qidian International c196c196
12/05/17 Qidian International c195c195
Go to Page...
Go to Page...
Write a Review
22 Reviews sorted by


Zerak
New Zerak rated it
December 11, 2017
Status: c207
There are flaws in the writing like the writer contradicts themselve sometimes on minor details. Like saying the MC didn't know what the top 100 were but then later would say I know this guy he is. From the top 100.

Its minor stuff. Mostly when trying to explain ranks, achievements or power level.

But overall all it's a fun novel to read. Oh and no repetition so far
1 Likes · Like Permalink | Report
guidou3
New guidou3 rated it
November 29, 2017
Status: c177
It's the first time I write a review, and I planned to never write one, but I just had to tell my stupefaction at the low score of this novel. I often read reviews that talk about the originality or whatnot of the novels, but more often than not I find myself dropping a novel not for the originality but for a complex set of reasons that can be generally summed to one single point: is this novel boring? With boring I don't mean only the story but also how... more>> smooth is the flow of the events.

I found this novel quite entertaining, with a good story, and not at all boring. This is all I need to give 5 stars to this novel with a clear conscience. <<less
4 Likes · Like Permalink | Report
Sinai
Sinai rated it
November 18, 2017
Status: c54
Very shoddily translated.

MC gets transported to another world, but it's one of those transfer MCs where you question why they even bothered since none of his thoughts are ideas are from Earth except when he thinks to himself "this system is like the card game I used to play" except for that one time he thought to himself, "Oh, just like the webnovels I read on Qidian". MC gets a gacha card "system" with pretty absurdly strong powers, which is fine. MC proceeds to use it very poorly, which is... more>> less fine.

World in general is what I call "low-intelligence worlds", where a moron from Earth is a genius in this world. MC hailed as a genius for having mediocre ideas. Note that this is despite the world being seemingly at least equal to Earth in technology along with a large variety of "system" magic and magic tools.

And it gets worse. Characters are needlessly wasteful of resources and lives. Characters are randomly cruel or self-centered in ways that normally don't survive 8th grade, and this includes the MC. Character personalities are completely inconsistent, and so far his life and powerups are a series of random encounters that has essentially no input by the character or supporting characters having any persistent, reasonable motivation. The world and its people seemingly only exist for the MC to do his thing, but the MC doesn't have a thing to do. He sort of had an immediate motivation in that his life bar was set at ~60 days at the start,

Spoiler

but that got solved partially without him trying because it turns out his system gives him like a year of life just for killing one bottom-tier monster and then it gets solved completely without him trying because of a random encounter was like "hey thanks for doing this thing that you did with no effort, btw, I am actually a god and I fixed your supposedly unsolvable problem without you asking me to"

[collapse]

But worst of all is the nonsensical things that happen. I would call it a plot, but that's an insult to actual plots

Example:

Spoiler

MC's temporary boss/high ranker/harem candidate tells him not to let anyone leave town because it might be too dangerous. Random low-tier noob says she wants to leave anyway. MC pulls out a gun and point it at her head and tells her he'll kill her if she leaves. He could have just said, "hey, the gold-ranker says you can't leave because there are monsters roaming outside" but naw, straight to gun-in-face. Keep in mind this isn't some grimdark fantasy, this is a hyper-modern world where there's supposed to be rule of law. Our MC is a psychopath, but it gets worse.

Random bozo tries to stick up for the girl and say the MC is being unreasonable, MC literally thinks random bozo is just doing this for a pretty face and is proud that he isn't swayed by pretty faces. Author makes it clear he's also proud his MC isn't, the chapter title is literally titled "What's Being Kind to Women?".

Suddenly, for no reason at all, random mid-boss antagonist who has been harassing MC (and other people) jumps in to start a fight against MC, not because of the girl but because he wants to pick on MC. They look like they're going to get in a fight. Mid-boss is definitely stronger than him, he literally beat MC like yesterday and let him go because "you're so weak you're not worth killing even though I'm here to kill weak people because I'm weird."

MC doesn't back down, because I don't know, being a dumbass threatening some random girl with shooting her in the face so she doesn't endanger herself is more important than his own life, which is all so stupid I can barely breathe. Fortunately, they're suddenly interrupted by random bullsh*t and everybody forgets what they were doing. In the ensuing few days MC exerts his dominance by beating up sh*t-tier background characters with no names and doesn't let anyone leave.

Somehow, this makes people trusting and admiring of him, which is important because he's about to lead a squad into battle because his boss/harem candidate thought all that previous bullsh*t was genius work by him. A couple of chapters later he declares he's going to stay and defend the town from monsters despite being having a power rating of effectively zero when there are literally a thousand other super-powered high level humans running around. Literally tens of thousands of years of combat experience between all of them, and somehow MC is piping up with his sh*t-tier ideas and people are calling it genius. It also feels super weird because our MC has been relatively focused on himself and his sister so far, and this is the first hint that he gives a sh*t about anybody else, yet he's suddenly burning with self-sacrificial desire.

Not long after, it turns out this was a tremendously stupid idea (which literally other more experienced people than him told him at least three times) and he's going to die, 100%, no take-backsies. Just then he gets a system notification: Would you like to get your get-out-of-jail-free card I didn't tell you about and you didn't know you had? He's like: "sure". And then the magic wish automatically determines how to get him out of the situation with no input from him, and kills millions of monsters with a nuke that only hits bad guys and instakills everyone but the boss, and saves the day. No, I'm not joking or exaggerating in the least.

But wait, it didn't kill the boss. Boss appears and says, haha, you humans are so dumb, Superman-Goku Macguffin the 3rd isn't coming to save you, Superman is a dumbo and is fighting my sekret clone. By the way, I'm going to kill all of you, especially you MC. Suddenly, harem candidate goes, "Wait boss monster, can you please give me 3 minutes to confess my love for MC? Pleaaase? Pretty pleeaaase?" Boss monster goes: "Okay, sounds fine with me, but don't doublecross me or I'm gonna like, kill you. Uh, I guess I'm gonna kill you anyway but I'll like really super duper kill you or something", and he goes to sit in the corner and jacks off for awhile.

Harem-candidates grabs MC, and then is like, "omgersh boss monster, you so dumb!" and then she pushes through MC through a portal while boss monster is distracted. Staring at the portal he goes, "How dare you lie to me!" "Curse you humans and your predictable yet inevitable betrayal!" "It's a good thing you were too dumb to take your own portal, now I'm going to kill you even harder!"

But then she goes "Wait, let me give a dying speech. Okay, still giving a dying speech. man, why am I not dead yet? Guess I'll speech some more. Also, it's sort of weird that I pushed MC through the portal and stayed behind but he's still here but oh well, if the author's not paying attention why should I? MC even though I met you like last week and we've literally never had a conversation, you are the most amazing man ever and I love you."

Boss monster: "That's great, I'm gonna kill you now."

POW! Suddenly the goddess our delightful MC met last week in yet another random encounter roll after feeding a squirrel who turned out to be a immortal god-beast who was the pet of the goddess back in the day so he was like, how about I show you her corpse and then just because MC is MC the goddess came back to life from him getting a plot boner or something and was like "Oh hey MC, we're soulmates and I love you. Please ignore my irrelevant background story which makes it seem like I should vengefully kill all humans." Anyway. Goddess shows up and her pet squirrel smacks boss monster to death with a single slap. Literal Deus ex Machina. BTW MC, since we killed a immortal super boss monster, why don't you take its soul, you can raise it as a soul pet and get super powers you didn't work for, again.

MC: "Oh yeah, goddess, can you help save this harem candidate who I met last week?" "long as you're here doing miracles, y'know?"

Goddess: "No, that is impossible... unless I had a boss monster soul or something like that, but those are pretty rare and it's not like we just have those lying around." "Oh whoa, it turns out there's a boss monster soul I just gave you. But are you sure you want to give it up? You worked so hard for it. Oh wait, no you didn't I just showed up and gave it to you."

MC: "uh, sure, yeah, whatever G-dog"

Goddess: "haha, just playing, I don't need the monster soul after all. It'd be too much of a pain in the ass to write another monster in...I mean, I don't need one because I got others. Despite me being dead for the last thousand years or whatever" "Bippity-boppity-boo! This girl is alive! But hey we're still gonna get it on at some unspecified later date when you're a god through remarkable happenstance, right?" "also, the girl is super mega powerful now cuz I put a god-beast in her. The soul I gave her was like a super rare Phoenix soul I just had lying around."

MC: "Yay!"

[collapse]

And that's when I stopped reading. <<less
72 Likes · Like Permalink | Report
Viiyen
Viiyen rated it
August 18, 2017
Status: c40
Warning, contains spoilers up to chapter 40.

... more>>
Spoiler

After reading the first couple of chapters I was really intrigued. The author sets up the novel as if the main character was in one of those Japanese, card-collecting mobile games. He can get cards from the monsters he kills, gain skills from the cards, fuse different cards together, combine fragments into cards, etc. It also has a system that reminds me of Absolute Choice, where he is assigned various missions from the "system".

Sounds pretty cool, right? Well, it could have been, but it was poorly executed.

The author drops you into the world with zero background info on the main character as most reincarnation stories do. He was just some random, unimportant dude who got transported into someone else's body due to some weird phone app. "Fortunately" he retains 98% of the host's memories so he naturally knows everything the genius host knows about monsters and the new world. Plus, he is super protective of his new sister to the point where he would fight a vampire to protect her. Let's not forget to mention the awesome combat skills he mysteriously has.

That aside, he does have one flaw. His "life wheel" if injured and he is due to die in 90 days or so. Awesome! Now we can see him struggle. Oh wait, nevermind. Anything his minions kill extend his longevity so he ends up extending his life by 8 years in the span of 1 chapter.

However, if he doesn't complete the missions given by the system, his blessing will disappear and he'll die from it anyways. That makes sense, the character does mention how awful his luck is after all. Well, no, his luck is actually phenomenal.

He's poor! Some random guy gives him an expensive life crystal and renovates his house.

He doesn't have an attack skill! Fortunately some random guy teaches one to him under the orders of some mysterious benefactor.

He used the SOS beacon so he should be disqualified from the trial! Good thing he's a super duper important beastmaster.

His life wheel is still injured! Some powerful yeti uses his blood to revive a sleeping deity and she heals him in 2 seconds as thanks.

Seriously? He has the audacity to try and say his luck is poor?

All these points aside, I truly enjoyed the story up until chapter 39. On chapter 39 the MC finds out there is a dangerous monster in the area and that he needs to stop people from leaving the hotel to prevent widespread panic.

Sounds simple enough, except that when a girl tries to leave he points his pistol at her head and threatens to kill her. Fortunately a couple people try to protect the girl, but they're painted as the bad guys because they have ulterior motives and aren't the MC.

The instructor eventually arrives and settles things by claiming the MC made the right decision and trying to get the other party to apologize to him.

I dropped it at that point.

[collapse]
<<less
20 Likes · Like Permalink | Report
zidane86
zidane86
November 6, 2017
Status: c94
I will have to say it is a good story. The initial confusion of the story seem come out of nowhere with no explanation at chapter 1 is because the translator didn't put in the prologue/ introduction chapter from the original web novel and directly goes to chapter one. Google the chinese name of this novel and u will find the web version.

Short conclusion of the prologue chapter : Main character (most likely from modern world same timeline as now) playing card collection game for 6 month and spending... more>> ten thousand of his currency only to fail to obtain most rare card category ingame Super super rare (SSR) and in a fit delete the game from his Iphone 7. Once deleted the app, his phone keep popping out what he assume to be advertisement/virus game pop up on his phone that refuse to goes away. He has no choice but play along with the pop up and term and condition that state game has a high chance of death (73%) and he accept it. In next page a wheel of fate with start stop button of 12 selection (goldfinger) and he spin it (seem no different of all 12) once it stop a flash of light goes from the phone to his head. Finally, the pop up state the start of the game and he just vanish from his world with his phone smash to the pavement.

Hope this reduce the confusion of most reader here and darn EndlessFantasy Translation pick up your game and add in the prologue. For those wanna read the prologue now with google translation here the link http://www. Uukanshu. Net/b/54171/16253. Html <<less
13 Likes · Like Permalink | Report
wolfeinstein24
wolfeinstein24
October 31, 2017
Status: --
Wtf is with this novel? Nothing is explained. What is a life wheel? What is gold finger? Who the f*ck is xiao hei or something? Exactly how did he come to this world? What is this world? What exactly are the monsters? How do the cards work? Only some of the system is explained.

This could have been a good novel but the author ruined it by not explaining stuff. Sure I wont want to read a whole bunch of dry information. But I sure as hell wont read something which... more>> give absolutely no info either <<less
13 Likes · Like Permalink | Report
Raker
Raker rated it
August 18, 2017
Status: c43
This story has a rather interesting concept, it combines the seemingly FOTM reincarnation archetype with a card gacha system of sorts seen in most mobile games now as well as some mission type reminiscent of Absolute Choice. I found myself oddly attracted to it the first couple of chapters, however as I read on it became apparent that it suffers from the disease many other novels on this site do. The Extremely poor world building in addition to a lack-luster plot. The Mc/Author (It's hard to track at this point,... more>> it feels like one and the same) lives in a apocalyptic world filled with monsters forcing the humanity to live in strongholds ranked from A to D according to their population or something as it hasn't been explained yet. We get no concept of time/period or location the MC is, no country name so far. Judging by the presence of guns, schools and even completely random 5 star hotels the period should be one close to contemporary. The only information that we have is the name of the stronghold he currently is in, "7d101", no words about the surrounding relief nor administrative system in the stronghold other than some loosely described "hunter's association" and some council which was mentioned once in a single line. We get some half-assed "cultivation" system with a "life wheel" and "life crystals" which can bestow prana to the life wheel and that makes it keep going. We are told people in the world get stronger by absorbing the prana from monsters and become what is known as "Hunters", acording to a certain chapters there are a variety of hunter types but so far we only know of Gourmet hunters (Think Toriko) and... regular hunters killing monsters for money.

The plot makes little to no sense so far, It feels as if all the characters and the world exist solely for the main character (author) with one good thing after another happen in a row without warranting anything.
Spoiler

MC's house gets destroyed by a vampire, MC meets a random "Gold" ranked rich kid which basically throws a "3 life crystal" gift to him for no real reason. The following morning construction workers/carpenters appear and remodel his barely described 2 story villa (in which he lives all alone with his sister and no wards about their parents so far) into a 3 story mansion. They are also booked a room in a random 5 star hotel where the owner makes steroid-like drinks for the MC to aid him in learning an "epic"-level sword technique from some random guy whom he never met/had any interactions before

[collapse]

The dialogues are similarly horrible and incredibly stiff. It's more plausible to believe that the author/MC is taking turns talking to himself in his mind than interacting with other thinking human beings. Mc's decision are of course always "Correct" and the author goes at length to explain why he is right following right after.

All in all i'd say this is a pretty bad novel and more of a wish-fulfillment on the part of the author. I wouldn't recommend anyone to read this as it's mostly a waste of time. If it gets to 100 chapters i'll come back edit if I find anything has changed otherwise it's in your best interest to stay away. <<less
13 Likes · Like Permalink | Report
redfeathersgirl
redfeathersgirl rated it
November 26, 2017
Status: c55
I rarely review but this is a must. The translator updated this novel pretty fast.. But the problem lied on the author.

The MC was coddled by the author. Like that Arryn boy from GoT, still breast feeding when he should've stopped years ago. MC never struggled even once. First accident he escaped, I was happy that he got a power. I love OP. But then it got to the point of.. He got everything in his lap. Just like that.

... more>>
Spoiler

"I've been attacked by a vampire!" - vampire became his slave, ok that's cool.

"I need to get stronger!" - some guy let MC copied his sword technique.

"My house is ruined.." - it got a makeover.

"Birds chased me." - sent a distress signal (which is ok but..) and then stayed at the hotel before going back out.

"I can die any moment now because I'm born unlucky" - a girl out of nowhere healed his one flaw (which made him unique btw)

"I'm just watching her make tea.." - BAM! He learned all the sword technique wtf.

"Oh my god, some boss will attack us please hear me out!" - upper rank guy just trusted him and gave him a team to lead (the no rank MC).

"Wah I'm being attacked!" - I'm not really reading seriously by this point but I think he got a bomb card for 10k something radius. Boom. Problem solved.

"Hot examiner almost died because of me." - the same girl came and helped him save the woman.

[collapse]

I stopped reading after that. No more.

MC was a big baby not an OP MC. The author was his mommy. MC wanted to eat, author will chew and spat the food for MC (MC didn't have to use his perfectly good teeth). MC wanted to poop, author opened MC's butthole for him. That's how bad this novel was. Don't know how this was number 3 in qidian. <<less
11 Likes · Like Permalink | Report
metazoxan
metazoxan rated it
July 29, 2017
Status: c156
First let me say the series description is rather poor since the series takes place LONG after humanity has already adjusted to living in a world of monsters and the initial invasion is nothing more than a minor backstory. This series so far is interesting and has potential. It's got typical elements of chinese novels like cultivation but a few twists.

First off cultivation in this world is done by absorbing life crystals which may or may not drop when monsters are killed. Meaning there aren't any pills or centuries... more>> of cultivation. To cultivate you just have to either be REALLY good at killing things or have enough money to buy crystals from those that did gather them.

Additionally the MC has a special divine blessing that allows him to just absorbe energy directly from ANY monster killed by a monster he controls. The way he obtains monsters to control and strengthens them is VERY video game esque but it's done in a way that doesn't feel too unnatural.

One of the strong points of this series is it's MC who is a refreshing change of pace from most chinese MC in that he's not a ruthless killing machine.
Spoiler

Early on he runs into conflict with a spoiled noble and his followers. It goes about as you might expect for a chinese novel until the noble proves he's shockingly smart and actually offers a treasure as an apology the moment the MC shows his strength. One of his followers doesn't take the hint and tries to continue the fight but the MC only half kills and threatens him and then lets him go after looting him.


If this was ANY other chinese novel chances are their MC would have slaughtered the lot of them.

[collapse]

To those wishing to avoid spoilers I'll just say seeing an MC who isn't a wimp but also not a psychotic madman is refreshing. Another thing that is refreshing is it's use of modern weaponry and technology. Most chinese novels tend to look down on science and technology and act like science is nothing more than an obstacle to true power through cultivation and true comprehension and all that nonsense.

The series progresses at a pretty decent pace with the MC going through various battles, getting various power ups, ect. Overall it's fairly standard for a chinese web novel but it does have some elements that let it stand well enough as it's own thing like the monster taming aspect, the MC's tactics to getting out of situations, and even some of the fights and powers are pretty interesting. <<less
11 Likes · Like Permalink | Report
Justpointing
Justpointing rated it
October 31, 2017
Status: c44
Ignoring the sudden drop of a new world with very little explanation and unfamiliar terms, it had an excellent start. I especially loved how they used one of those online card based games for his power, but grew increasingly disappointed however with inconsistent characters and especially how everyone treats the MC.

Characters are introduced in one way but I often find them to actually be different from how they are initially described or should be.

... more>>
Spoiler

The rich noble in the hunter examination is a typical golden spoon child used to getting everything he wants and takes a typical xianxia approach to the main character demanding he works for him or he'll basically turn him into a cripple. One gunshot and a threat later at Minor Goon A and this noble has suddenly become apologetic and will give up all his items in the hope that the MC will forgive him.

The head examiner Yi Yeyu is initially portrayed to be the cold beauty with a strong S side to her, nicknamed "that witch" by someone. However later when the examination is suspended and the kids are in danger, she is in tears for them to leave what will become a battlefield. Is she supposed to be tsundere? A sadist? Who knows, I can't even tell anymore.

[collapse]

The biggest problem is how everyone treats the MC. He is a fifteen year old boy with a broken life wheel. In xianxia terms, he is the trash child that can't cultivate. While I'm not expecting everyone to pick on him, every other character treats him like some kind of enigma, a man of mysterious depths. He is not treated like the child he is, but like that of a young hero with grand accomplishments. Perhaps the author really needed to stop here and consider what type of MC he wanted and how it could work in the story.

Spoiler

The MC tells the examiner about there should be a trancendant monster controlling the others and she takes his word for it, halting the examination and making a report to the higher ups. This is a fully grown woman, an experienced gold rank hunter in the top 1% of all gold rank hunters, deferring to what she can only see is a fifteen year old boy with no 'cultivation' without questioning, verifying, or in fact even probing any further in any sort of way.

[collapse]

Chinese authors are sticklers for consistency and reusing templates, and while this novel is trying something new which I love, it feels like it's wading too far in unfamiliar waters.

Edit: Sinai, if the novel was actually written like that, I would definitely read it as at least it's embracing its stupidity! It would actually be a pretty good read too! <<less
10 Likes · Like Permalink | Report
Isaic
Isaic rated it
November 19, 2017
Status: c141
Look for Sinai's review. It is on point.

Continuing on from his review, the author also forgets to end the first mission (everything Sinai mentioned pretty much), so he uses some cards afterwards and I guess it is supposed to be assumed that they were from the mission rewards, since it was never officially ended.

I don't mind the novel, but you can only ignore so many plot holes.

The previous owner of his body has a sister and he spends so much time talking about her (even went on a vacation with... more>> her) yet it never explains why he cares about her so much. Since it isn't his actual sister.

Spoiler

On the vacation the sister gets kidnapped and he spends a few chaps looking or her. Then He kills the kidnapper, who happens to be the child of an underworld character who sends transcendent Assassin after him. Who gets blocked by another transcendent from a girl's family he saved.

[collapse]

idk. I don't mind it so much yet but the story is mediocre.

Edit: Look at readfeathersg review and know that it gets even worse.

Spoiler

"I got kidnapped by the strongest criminal organization (in the world) and am sent to a training camp where I literally have ALL things that I need to get stronger. I must escape." -oh cool! I get ten free random cards, one of which just happens to be an OP literal get out of jail card that can fool even transcendents.

[collapse]

I also forgot to mention that the world is a low-intelligence world. Meaning that everyone thinks the MC is a genius because only he sees obvious and says the obvious (at least to me). He literally says a completely obvious startegic plan that group of thousands of people, with literally (not figuratively) tens of thousands of years of fighting experience, didn't consider. Then they all said how he was a genius. I bothered me。 <<less
9 Likes · Like Permalink | Report
ankushmelancholy
ankushmelancholy rated it
November 22, 2017
Status: c151
I started reading it because of such high votes in daily voting system and then 3rd in power ranking. But man was I disappointed. This web novel has serious issues with plot armor and plot holes that it just ridiculous. I normally am an easy going reader and normally ignore such inconsistencies, but here its borderline insanity. Whatever MC wants he gets it by random event within next few pages. Also maybe this is specialty of this Monster World that MC was ported to but everyone there is so DUMB,... more>> don't want to get into details else it will involve spoilers. Also character depth is almost nil with everyone else except MC are simply one dimensional. Last but not the least translation quality is sub par with so many mistakes but that can be overlooked as translators are releasing at such a fast pace. My advise do yourself a favor and stay away from this one or you will also start doubting the ranking on Qidian (like me), thinking that maybe they are rigged as there is no way that such poor quality work can be ranked 3rd. <<less
8 Likes · Like Permalink | Report
Susken
Susken rated it
July 22, 2017
Status: --
I give it a 5 stars because it looks really fun. Gives me a nice feeling for the upcomming chapters and story. It has a modern setting but has wuxia elements. For the start it kinda is a bit rushed, I kinda need some more info but it has started with the world building and it seems intresting. Never heard or seen this translator but I hope he will update regulary. The novel is really new.

Dont be fooled by the picture as I have read the monsters are not that... more>> fluffy and nice.

I will keep this reeding and update the score when 50 chapters come out. And again with the nex 50 chap. <<less
7 Likes · Like Permalink | Report
SethArk2136
SethArk2136 rated it
September 4, 2017
Status: c115
After the catatopatch translations went down, which I had read fully, I went to Qidian and used google translate up to chapter 115, which is free. The source is on reddit, simply post the URL in GT as the numbers aren't in characters.

It has really interesting ideas, and although I'm not an expert on the monster tamer genre, it does it in an interesting way, and even in google translate, I didn't get bored for a single chapter.

The main character is a bit of a Mary Sue, but this is... more>> made up for having him constantly have to deal with, interact and work near enemies that are far stronger than him, I feel like he doesn't really lose, so if you want a main character that isn't one of the best, or isn't OP, then you may not enjoy, but for me, the aspect of him taming and powering up himself and his monsters is rather interesting. The Catatopatch translations themselves were highly regular and well done, so it's a tragedy that Qidian didn't even buy them in the end. I'm not sure if it's possible to read these without google translate at the moment, that might change, I'm assuming it will on Qidian international.

It has some problems, but it's still a 5 for me personally because I'm addicted to status updates, showing the MCs skills like a game does, and the MC was also very likable, not dum at all, and competent, yet unlike most Chinese MCs he's not a psychopath. I recommend this to anyone who like's the Isekai genre, or game like stories with skills/leveling. <<less
6 Likes · Like Permalink | Report
sunkenpanda
sunkenpanda rated it
November 11, 2017
Status: c1
Nothing really new from other game like element novels. Not sure why some are praising the beginning like the sun, even with the prequel the pacing is everywhere. Wouldn't really care if MC or his sister died in the first 7 chapters. Might get good but was bored 20 chapters through so dropped it. Give it a go, you might like it or you might not.
5 Likes · Like Permalink | Report
grenfunkel
grenfunkel rated it
November 29, 2017
Status: c177
This is a very interesting novel. Though there are missing information on terms like 'life wheel', it is easy to understand since most chinese novels have 'dantian' and other storage for power. Others might say 'too much plot armor', I say 'don't read chinese novels anymore since most of them got plot armor'. Although it is already past midnight while writing this review, the story did not make me feel sleepy at all. Story aside, the translation quality dropped after being translated by QI. Terms like 'spaceship' when in fact... more>> it will not reach space. Should have used airship like in the previous translation. Read this if you want something with monster taming, fast power up, trash talking A.I., abilities, monster vs humans, and hunters (HxH). <<less
3 Likes · Like Permalink | Report
reddonagaiyo
reddonagaiyo rated it
August 12, 2017
Status: c49
The story is confusing at first but gets you hooked with its narrative, interesting MC, side characters and antagonists.

Chapters are kinda short which is a bummer but the translation speed is really good with 12 chapters a week (till 100 then its down to 6 : ( ()

Final conclusion

Translation: Little to none grammatic errors with fast speed. 5/5

Story: Interesting world with interesting characters. 5/5
3 Likes · Like Permalink | Report
Blackrabbit0634
Blackrabbit0634 rated it
November 29, 2017
Status: c175
First of all my true rating would be around 3-4 stars only I'd give it a 5 just to balance it out because of some undeserved criticism in reviews and rating.

A lot of people are complaining about the MC's plot armor, sure I kinda agree at some parts only but not always.
Spoiler

at the most the only exaggerated Plot armot for me was when the transcendent monster gave the girl a few minutes to "confess" to MC (this is pushing it a bit although I give a few reasons for it it's still a pretty weak reason) and also the sealing of the Ghastly Clown (it's like it was just there to give the MC a strong monster no point in the story but maybe author just want a trigger for a later plot for the MC seeing the trio transcendent again) other plot armor that others complain about like learning sword technique or the MC's life span are within my acceptable range like MC learning epic grade technique at the early phase isn't really that uncommon, for the life span I threw that out of my mind the when the MC killed monsters with the vampire, I mean he can already increase his life span by killing monsters so curing the MC's illness doesn't really change anything it's like the author realized that there is no point for the MC having limited life span.

[collapse]

MC always get the right cards before at the best of times. Which might look like the author is spoon feeding the MC. Well for me it doesn't really matter because in view of games it actually natural, in an RPG you get a quest item which usually you would use immediately for that particular dungeon or maybe your can just think of it as a puzzle game where you just guess with the MC's available card which is the best combination for the best outcome.

For the relationships or side characters I think there's a need for more development but for the early chapters it's passable for me since the MC is TOO WEAK at the moment, although his summons are powerful but the MC himself is weak, there are a lot of side characters but think about it there's too little chance for more development for side characters unless the MC gets a little bit more stronger, just look in the beginning all the MC can do is get help from those Gold-rankers and if he tries to fight them it would make gold-rankers look to weak and just totally destroy the ranking system, there is no way the MC can help them with anything for the moment. As for the Fatty well he also got his fair share of screen time and his sister she is already slowly improving.

In my honest opinion this is actually an ok read nothing too bad or too good, its just enough, average maybe? So if you start reading just don't give it too much expectations since the more expectation the more the disappointment when you don't like it.
2 Likes · Like Permalink | Report
ththth12
ththth12 rated it
July 31, 2017
Status: 50
This is good read. The story advances at very quick pace. There are no annoying side characters so far. MC has summoning ability so far, but may gain other powers later on.

Edit:

This became very generic story. I dropped it at 50 chapter.
2 Likes · Like Permalink | Report
Meujeudom
Meujeudom rated it
November 28, 2017
Status: c172
I don't really understand why there is so many bad reviews about this novel. It's not the best there is, but it's still a decent one.

This novel takes elements from other media, the most obvious ones being Monster paradise mobile game (well, title), the Monster hunter games and the Hunter X Hunter manga and add a transmigation in a cultivation world story to that. Even if none of the separates elements are originals, together they makes an original story.

The only problem (apart for the ones all chineses novels have) may... more>> be a lack of explanations about the world. It's not a big problem because 1) the hero don't know a lot about it either, and 2) you can piece together the infos given during the course of the story to understand later. <<less
1 Likes · Like Permalink | Report
SnoopyGM
SnoopyGM rated it
November 16, 2017
Status: --
This web novel got a lot potential but the author is to f**king as*hole for not explaining anything concrete about the system. So many unanswered question, and yes its an important question, like many people has review, what the f**k is goldfinger, Xiao Hei, Life Wheel, the MC ambition etc. Please at least tell me one of those cause I gonna die here for become too confused. Yes I understand the bit outline of those but really, you need to read 50+ ch to "just" understand the 'big outline' and... more>> still so many question.

This is so bad in terms of background detail, but good and have lot of potential at fantasy setting.

I give it 3-4 for the first 100 ch now, just hope someday the author have more brain to think about his reader, and not thinking all about fantasy setting. Yes the fantasy setting is interesting, but please explain it you piece of crap, till now the most confusing and important question is WHAT THE f**k IS GOLDFINGER AND XIAOHEI (IS IT A PERSON, SYSTEM OR WHAT). And the concept of iron-bronze-silver-gold-trandecent is also not detailed enough, also the same rank in beast, the author keep jamming this kind of sh*t with 50-70% information needed, so every reader can think the rest and die with it. f**k you author, f**k you.

Yes I hate the author but I can recommend this novel because the story, MC, and fantasy setting is interesting than most novel out there. I hate the author cause if only he/she improve it a little better, it can become very entertaining and good story, good enough to compete with the best web novel. If only..... <<less
1 Likes · Like Permalink | Report
Storyhunter
Storyhunter rated it
August 18, 2017
Status: c56
the story for the first while is quite good up until you get to what should be smart minor characters. For instance hunters that are two or three grades above him that should have experienced this type of thing before.

The instructor for a test for our MC ends up being a bit of a dim person who is really unimaginative. The MC for the entire transcendent episode beginning to end is leading her around and feeding the whole hero org ideas on what should be done.

This bothers me because shouldn't... more>> the hero org have contingency plans for this sort of thing. Wouldn't they put a smart/experienced instructor in charge of testing recruits. At least some of his battle plans must have been used before else ware they are just pain common sense. <<less
0 Likes · Like Permalink | Report
Leave a Review (Guidelines)
You must be logged in to rate and post a review. Register an account to get started.