The problem is: they have to kill and replace their doppelgänger and live their life. Every point that you’ve said is true, i felt that too. Jeong Tae-eul thinks he’s crazy because he claims that he’s a king from another world. It is totally apt. 8-year-old Lee Gon witnessed his father being killed and ended up cutting the flute in half while saving himself from Lee Lim. “The King: Eternal Monarch” 5th episode was fun during the first half but very lackluster during the second half. Its just sad that a show with such a cast and background is failing on storyline and chemistry , Tienes toda la razón, tengo expectativas más altas con respecto a este drama, muy aparte porque es la vuelta del rey Lee Min Ho pero en sí la trama se veía diferente a cualquier cosa que haya visto. Lee Gon and Jeong Tae-eul are working together to protect people from both worlds while having a cute romance on the side. Más allá de ello voy a seguir viéndolo porque tengo esperanzas de que cambie un poco y nos de más de trama de amor que es algo que la mayoría espera. After one episode it’s fair to say The King: Eternal Monarch is good. Why does lee gon not try to locate himself in Republic of Korea when he knows that everyone should have a doppelganger in the parallel universe. Lee Gon has been holding on to what his savior left and trying to find this person. Episode 5. These cookies will be stored in your browser only with your consent. This hour, our heroine finds herself in more danger than she’d bargained for, but luckily, she’s no damsel in distress. It is mandatory to procure user consent prior to running these cookies on your website. Ever since The King: Eternal Monarch aired, fans have been anticipating new episodes weekly. Since Lee Gon kind of already know who Jeong Tae-eul is, he was VERY excited when they finally met! Although confusing to begin with as we jump between the different timelines, The King: Eternal Monarch does a wonderful job setting the scene for the season to come and doing so with enough wit, charisma and intrigue to keep you coming back for more. So, after last week’s episode where we saw Gon take Tae-eul to the Kingdom of Corea, This episode starts before that and we see Gon returning … As I’ve stated before, I have no idea why Lee Gon has fallen for Tae Eul nor that it is clearly explained in the series, there is nothing to explain why it happens or how it happens, it’s just there… why? I also don’t understand how the feelings between the two developed. She’s slowly connecting this to Lee Lim. What will happen to these two while they are in two different worlds? I don’t particularly like Gong Yoo but I can’t deny he is a very skilled actor. And you, this guy is supposed to be a King a whole King, he’s behavior doesn’t tally not at all. The first 5 episodes have so far delivered some pretty good characterisation but at the expense of a story that hasn’t really advanced all that much. I’ve been reviewing “The King: Eternal Monarch” episodes, you can read my review of the past four from here. The King: Eternal Monarch: Episode 11 by quirkycase. It has been revealed that he created his own army and he’s luring people to his side for 25 years by offering them a chance to live a better life. But one thing’s for sure: Prime Minister Goo’s only goal is to become the queen of the Kingdom of Corea. I will continue to watch a bit longer because of my love for the writer’s other dramas and the actors. What about you guys? And that kiss scene seemed totally awkward given that there’s no chemistry between them. 2 of the 5 hours so far has been slo mo walking or long looks with no pay off. 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