The Time Raiders is one of the most welcomed novels in China. The series contains 9 books, published during 2007-2011, was the best seller during those years, and has huge fan base.
The two leading role in the movie was played by Lu Han and Jing Boran, both of the them are major icons in China and a huge number of followers.
A writers Zhang Qiling(by Jing Boran)visited an antique shop for inspiration, and got to know the shop owner Wu Xie(by Lu Han). Wu Xie is ready to leave the city, before leaving, Wu Xie told Zhang about his family legacy of tomb hunting and one adventure his family experienced long ago. Zhang Qiling was intrigued by the story Wu depicted. He decided to follow Wu Xie, and a whole new adventure ensued.