Saturday, June 25, 2016
The convenient workings of fate thankfully take a break in episode eight of "Master - God of Noodles" and we are back to character focus after another three-year time jump. Our protagonists and antagonists have moved on to bigger, but not necessarily better things, there are grand revelations and birth secrets confirmed and avoided, too. The noodle dishes are back with a tasty vengeance and tensions run high as our hero gets dangerously close to his target.
The connections between Tae-ha (Lee Sang-yeob), Moo-taek, Gil-do (Jo Jae-hyeon), Do-kkoo (Jo Hee-bong) and Yeo-gyeong (Jeong Yoo-mi) are revealed and it is about time. I expected Gil-do to be behind the events of the past and I expected the connection between Tae-ha and Yeo-gyeong, but I am very glad to see that Do-kkoo does not have a birth secret with Tae-ha. It would have been one cliche too many already and the series is engrossing despite their "help", not due to it.
Full Article: [HanCinema's Drama Review] "Master - God of Noodles" Episode 8