Hua Minghai (花洺海) is a minor character in Against the Gods. He was first introduced as an unnamed thief that stole from the Divine Phoenix Empire and was able to escape.
Later he tried to steal Phoenix Helianthus from Yun Che who stopped him from stealing it then stopped him from escaping; Hua Minghai knew that he would not be able to steal it started kowtowing and begging Yun Che to sell it to him. Yun Che ended up being reminded of Su Ling'er & agreed to help him cure his wife.
A master thief that was trying to steal Phoenix Helianthus from Yun Che in order to help his wife prolong her life whose suffering from a cold poison of the Sun Moon Divine Hall. The reason for her being poisoned is because of an ambush where his parents ultimately died to protect them. The reason they where being chased by Sun Moon Divine Hall was because the Hua Family had stolen a Tyrant Profound Blade from them & they wanted their family profound movement skill the "Extreme Mirage Lightning".
As a master thief Hua Minghai takes up several different appearances.