- Title: Reaper of the Drifting Moon
- Author: Woo-Gak
- Genres: Action, Adventure, Martial Arts, Wuxia
- Chapters: Ongoing
- Language: English
- Publisher: KakaoPage
- Rating: 7.53/10 (based on 1,926 user ratings on MyAnimeList.net)
Unlike others of the genre where you follow the rise of a martial warrior, here you're following the rise of an Assassin.
Pyo Wol wakes up in a dark, confined space with only one iron door for an exit. He survives the next several grueling months, trying to keep a cool head and stay in shape.
When the iron door finally opens, he discovers he's not the only one in this miserable situation. A group of masked people has kidnapped 300 children to train them into human weapons.
Pyo Wol must fight and kill the others, for only a handful of the strongest will be selected.
Will Pyo Wol be able to become one of the chosen and find a way to free himself from his captors?
Reaper of the Drifting Moon is a novel that will keep you on the edge of your seat with its fast-paced action, intriguing plot twists, and vivid world-building.
The novel explores the dark and ruthless side of the Jianghu, a martial arts underworld where life is cheap and power is everything.
Pyo Wol is a smart and resourceful protagonist who uses his wits and skills to survive and grow stronger in this harsh environment.
He also meets various allies and enemies along the way, each with their own motives and personalities.
The novel is well-written and translated, with smooth prose and engaging dialogue. The author does a great job of describing the scenes and emotions of the characters, making you feel like you're part of the story.