In the world of martial arts, the feud between Righteous School and Evil Party has been on for years. Yet neither side is able to overpower their opponent to reign, so they have to live with it.
After an infighting, Invincible Orient arrogates to himself the leadership of Evil Party from Ren Woxing, and attempts to dominate the world of martial arts. In response, the main body of Righteous School, or the Five Mountains Sword Alliance of Mount Song, Mount Tai, Mount Hen, Mount Hua and Mount Heng strive to annihilate Evil Party under Yue Buqun’s command. To Righteous School’s fear and surprise, Mallow Journal renders Invincible Orient power with its mysterious martial techniques. And rumor has it that whoever has the possession of this manuscript will own the power to have the world of martial arts to his subjection. Fights and killings for this mysterious manuscript are imminent!
It is in the fights and killings that Linghu Chong, head disciple of Mount Hua and Ren Yingying, daughter of the late Evil Party leader Ren Woxing meet, fight and get acquainted and emotional. Their love transcends the boundary line between the righteous and evil and finally bears fruit. And through the thrilling experiences, Linghu Chong wins favor with Feng Qingyang, Blue Phoenix and Six Brothers in Peach Dale and other eccentrics and acquires the consummate swordsmanship and enhances his power in the process.
When the Righteous School and the Evil Party are in a duel to death, Linghu Chong has no choice but to settle the feud between the two sides with his unsurpassable martial techniques. Viewing the heavy losses of both sides, Linghu Chong realizes the disparity between the righteous and evil as well as the true meaning of swordsmanship. Together with Ren Yingying, Linghu Chong sets fire to Mallow Journal, which is coveted by those greedy for power and lust.