- Title: 아스달 연대기 / Aseudal Yeondaegi
- Also known as: Aseudal Chronicles / Asadal Chronicles / The Chronicles of Aseudal
- Genre: Drama, fantasy, historical
- Episodes: 18
- Broadcast network: tvN
- Broadcast period:
2019-Jun-01 to 2019-Jun-16 (Part 1: The Children of Prophecy)
2019-Jun-22 to 2019-Jul-07 (Part 2: The Sky Turning Inside Out, Rising Land)
2019-Sep-07 to 2019-Sep-22 (Part 3: Arth, The Prelude to All Legends)
- Air time: Saturday & Sunday 21:00
- Original Soundtrack: Arthdal Chronicles OST
A gripping tale of love, ambition, and tragedy, with four characters whose destinies are intertwined fighting for what they want in the city of Arthdal.
Eun Sum (Song Joong Ki), was born with the destiny of bringing destruction to Arthdal. Because his mother fought to save him, he goes through all sorts of adversities as he grows up. Years later he returns to Arthdal to fulfill his destiny.
Ta Gon (Jang Dong Gun), is a war hero of Arthdal. He has paved the way for Arthdal to become a very prosperous nation, and he is the most powerful person in Arthdal, nobody ever dares to question him, and he is admired as he is feared. He long dreams of becoming the first king of Arthdal.
Tan Ya (Kim Ji Won), was born with the same fate as Eun Sum, their fates are both intertwined. She has also gone through many adversities over the course of her life, She is very clear about what her mission will be. Her greatest ambition is to become a politician.
Tae Ha (Kim Ok Bin), a woman who is the last descendant of the Noeantal, a race completely different from humans. Her ambition knows no bounds.
- Main Cast
- Song Joong Ki as Eun Sum
- Kim Ye Joon as young Eun Som
- Jang Dong Gun as Ta Gon
- Jung Jae Won as young Ta Gon
- Kim Ji Won as Tan Ya
- Heo Jung Eun as young Tan Ya
- Kim Ok Bin as Tae Ha
- Supporting Cast
- Jo Sung Ha as Mi Hol
- Choi Moo Sung as San Wook
- Park Byung Eun as Dan Byuk
- Yoo Tae Oh (유태오)
- Go Bo Kyul
- Park Hae Joon
- Son Sook
- Shin Joo Hwan
- Kim Ho Jung
- Choo Ja Hyun as Ah Sa Hon cameo
- Production Companies: Samhwa Networks, Studio Dragon & KPJ Corporation
- Director: Kim Won Suk
- Screenwriters: Kim Young Hyun, Park Sang Yun
- The first script reading was held on August 26, 2018.
- The reported production budget was ₩40 billion.
- Initially the director of the drama series was going to be Kim Jin Won, but in the end, tvN appointed Kim Won Suk.
- This is the second drama that actors Kim Ji Won and Song Joong Ki will work together; they had previously appeared together in Descendants of the Sun.
- 2018 Korea First Brand Awards: Most Anticipated Drama of 2019