‘The Story of a Gumiho 1938’ succeeded in capturing the hearts of viewers even with out a love line or romantic scenes.
Season 2 of tvN’s ‘The Story of a Gumiho’ is receiving quite a lot of consideration for its extra fascinating growth than season 1. First broadcast on Could 6, ‘The Story of a Gumiho 1938’ is a 12-episode fantasy motion drama a couple of nine-tailed fox who was summoned to the previous and tries to return to the current. In contrast to Season 1, which is about in fashionable instances, Season 2 goes again in time to 1938, throughout the Japanese colonial interval, centering on the principle character Lee Yeon (Lee Dong-wook).
In Season 1, Gumiho Lee Yeon reunites as PD Nam Ji-ah after 600 years ready for the reincarnation of her old flame Ah-eum (Jo Bo-ah). The drama ended with a contented ending through which Lee Yeon overcomes her want to turn into a human being and achieves her earnest love. Nevertheless, the principle story of season 2 is about Lee Yeon returning to Gyeongseong in 1938 and recovering the Guardian Stone. Since Nam Ji-ah was chosen as Yi-yeon’s destined love, viewers already predicted that there can be no love line for Yi-yeon in season 2. The reunion of Lee Yeon and her youthful brother Lee Rang (Kim Beom), friendship with Sanshin Yi, Ryu Hong-joo (Kim So-yeon), Cheon Moo-young (Ryu Kyung-soo), in addition to periodic tragedies, the story of season 2 with out a love line is unexpectedly extra fascinating than season 1 .
What stands out together with the actors’ passionate performances is the fantasy world of the drama. There have been no thrilling romance scenes, however the explosive chemistry of all of the characters concerned with Lee Yeon was sufficient to captivate viewers. Lee Yeon-wook’s meticulous performing fills the play, from Yi-yeon’s worries about her older brother Lee Rang, to Ryu Hong-joo’s unrequited love, and Yi-yeon’s difficult friendship with Chun Moo-young. An unmatched presence.
One more reason why ‘The Story of a 9 Tailed Fox 1938’ was extra engaging to drama followers was that it predicted a confrontation with Japanese evil spirits. 1938 is the time when Yiyeon misplaced her son and fell into her opiate dependancy. As he faces historic tragedy and a relationship that he ignored resulting from love on the time, a direct confrontation with the Japanese demon king turns into inevitable.
‘The Story of a Gumiho 1938’ is a well-made Ok-fantasy motion drama that boasts glorious synergy between directing, script, and performing. As such, it gained outstanding recognition by getting into the Prime 10 Amazon Prime Video TV Present class (together with English and non-English content material) in 19 nations.
In Korea, episode 2 achieved the very best viewer score of seven.1%, and the current broadcast additionally recorded 6.9%. The change from Thursday and Friday programming to Saturday and Sunday additionally contributed to the rise in viewership rankings. Nevertheless, ‘The Story of a Gumiho 1938’ is usually evaluated as being extra full than the earlier season slightly than rankings. The drama will finish with the ultimate episode on June eleventh.