Descendants of the Sun: Final Breakdown

Well, you managed to make it through Descendants of the Sun. Congratulations! Warning: Huge spoilers ahead. This 2015 drama was certainly an emotional roller coaster. Right from the beginning, we were sucked into a circle of relationships that kept us guessing until the end. I’d like to take a quick look back through those episodes and share some of my own thoughts on how things … Continue reading Descendants of the Sun: Final Breakdown

“Hitorijime My Hero” BL Anime Announced

Love is in the air this summer because another Boys Love anime is coming to the ranks. “Hitorijime My Hero” is a manga that is currently being drawn and written by manga artist and creator Memeco Arii. The story follows the unwittingly incompetent delinquent Masahiro Setagawa who catches feelings highs chool teacher and former delinquent Kōsuke Ōshiba. This manga is originally a spinoff to Arii’s … Continue reading “Hitorijime My Hero” BL Anime Announced

Descendants of The Sun: Final Episode

Sometimes, happy endings are not hard to find. Episode 15 left viewers with a startling revelation. Shi-jin has been alive the entire time. He finds Mo-yeon in Albania. She cries in shock, unable to believe that he is really standing in front of her. She believed he had been dead for an entire year. She calls him a jerk and walks away. Then she walks … Continue reading Descendants of The Sun: Final Episode

Descendants of The Sun Recap: Episode 15

Joy and sorrow meet. Warning: Potential spoilers ahead. The previous episode ended with Shi-jin falling asleep with his arms around Mo-yeon. Episode 15 opens with him waiting to be discharged from the hospital. Mo-yeon says she will be his girlfriend instead of his doctor that day and wheels him outside into the beautiful weather. While she is pushing his wheelchair, she asks what he has been … Continue reading Descendants of The Sun Recap: Episode 15

Descendants of The Sun Recap: Episode 14

If things were not complicated before, they certainly are now. Warning: Potential spoilers ahead. Episode 13 ended with Mo-yeon making a horrible discovery. Shi-jin has been shot and arrives at the hospital bloody and unconscious. Episode 14 opens with Mo-yeon and a team of doctors rushing him into the ER. She tearfully pleads with Shi-jin to open his eyes and asks if he can hear her voice. In the … Continue reading Descendants of The Sun Recap: Episode 14

Descendants of The Sun Recap: Episode 13

Tragedy strikes close to home. Warning: Potential spoilers ahead. Episode 13 opens with Mo-yeon returning to work at the hospital in Korea with the rest of her team. They are all excited to be home, but it may take some time to adjust after being in Urk for so long. They walk into the hospital where Director Han greets them with a large banner praising their hard work … Continue reading Descendants of The Sun Recap: Episode 13

Descendants of the Sun Recap: Episode 12

Warning: Potential spoilers ahead. It’s time to say goodbye. At the end of episode 11, Shi-jin strikes out on his own to rescue Mo-yeon from Agus. He left his uniform, tags and weapon behind, intending to operate without support. Dae-young and the other soldiers know something is wrong. Shi-jin is not answering their calls, and they have lost contact with Mo-yeon. They suspect she has been kidnapped. In that moment they realize what … Continue reading Descendants of the Sun Recap: Episode 12

Descendants of the Sun Recap: Episode 11

“Love sick” takes on a new meaning. Warning: Potential spoilers ahead. We ended episode 10 with a troubling revelation. While performing surgery on Chief Manager Jin Young-soo, Mo-yeon and Myung-joo were exposed to what is believed to be an M3-level virus. They are quarantined until it can be determined whether or not they are sick. Dae-young and Shi-jin rush samples off for testing. They then return to the doctors in quarantine. In a heartbreaking … Continue reading Descendants of the Sun Recap: Episode 11

Descendants of the Sun Recap: Episode 10

This isn’t going to be pretty. Warning: Potential spoilers ahead Episode nine ended with Agus on the ground, bleeding from a gunshot wound. Fatima, the girl who pulled the trigger, begs Mo-yeon to let him die. Shi-jin has asked her to save him, stating that he will be the one to do the killing if the situation arises. With reluctance, Mo-yeon removes the bullet and patches Agus’ wound. He tries to take … Continue reading Descendants of the Sun Recap: Episode 10

Descendants of The Sun Recap: Episode 9

Out of the frying pan, into the fire. Warning: Potential spoilers ahead. We left episode eight with Mo-yeon’s confession hanging in the air. She recorded it when she was trapped in the car on a cliff in episode five and thought her life would end. She wanted to confess her feelings to Shi-jin in her will. Clearly, she didn’t intend for him to hear it while she is still … Continue reading Descendants of The Sun Recap: Episode 9