Kim Jung-Hyun starring, Kokdu: Season of Deity, is the latest Korean Drama from MBC, which is a romantic supernatural drama. For those outside of Korea, the show is available for streaming on Viki and Viu, starting from January 28th.
The drama releases 2 episodes weekly on Friday and Saturday. The series will have 16 episodes, and 8 episodes are already out now. The show did something unexpected last week, and we are about to find out more in episode 9.
Kokdu: Season of Deity Episode 9 Release Date
The 9th episode of Kokdu: Season of Deity will come out on MBC TV on February 24 at 9:50 PM in Korea. Every new episode comes out every Friday and Saturday every week with each episode longer than 1 hour. However, the time of the release may differ concerning different time zones.
- Eastern Standard Time: 7:50 am, February 24.
- Greenwich Mean Time: 12:50 pm, February 24.
- Indian Standard Time: 6:20 pm, February 24.
- Pacific Standard Time: 4:50 am, February 24.
Where to Watch Kokdu: Season of Deity?
Kokdu: Season of Deity is an MBC-produced Korean drama, and each episode comes on air on the same channel in Korea. However, global audiences can enjoy the show on Viki and Viu. They will have to wait a few hours as Viki releases each episode in English subtitles after finishing the broadcast in Korea.
The Cast of Kokdu: Season of Deity
This supernatural romantic Korean drama is full of star-cast, and their charming acting style has attracted fans to see each episode every week. The cast follows:
- Im Soo-hyang as Han Gye-jeol
- Kim Jung-hyun as Kokdu
- Kim Da-som as Tae Jeong-wo
- Lee Jung-joon as Jung Yi-deun
- Yoo Jae-suk as Employee
- Ahn Woo-Yeon as Han Chul
- Cha Chung-hwa as Gak Shin
- Kim In-Kwon as Ok Shin
Kokdu: Season of Deity Episode 8 Recap?
At the beginning of episode 8, Kokdu returns to the human realm. On the other hand, Gye Jeol starts to realize that she has developed feelings for Kokdu. After hearing that, Kokdu starts making his move. Meanwhile, Kokdu gets to know who was the one behind all of these happenings.
What does the plot of Kokdu: Season of Deity suggest?
The official plot synopsis on Viki suggests: “Kokdu was once a human male who lived in Korea’s past. The gods have turned him into an immortal grim reaper who must come to the mortal realm every 99 years to ruthlessly punish humans for their weakness and frailty. He has come to despise humans, and is now cruel and pitiless. When he comes to the mortal realm this time around, he “possesses” the body of a promising young medic named Do Jin Woo.”
But he got distracted when he met Han Gye Jeol was not a mediocre young doctor. They have a mysterious connection. With each episode going forward, the story starts to uncover more about this aspect.
This kind of genre is quite popular in Korea, as they have a lot of similar series like this. This unique story captivates the fans’ attention and the ratings of this show are proof of that. With just 8 episodes out, the drama has reached over 1700 viewers in Viki with 8.9 ratings out of 10.