Infinite Challenge 391 – The Heat Wave Era

Infinite Challenge 391 – The Heat Wave Era Aired: 8/9/2014 Overview The members travel to the Joseon period, where they are forced to battle to preserve the most ice by a diabolical king. Staff Scores Planning and Direction: 6 The game itself was pretty straightforward, with the usual boons and pitfalls included at intervals along…

1 Night 2 Days S3 ep. 34 – Summer Camp #1

1 Night 2 Days S3 ep. 34 – Summer Camp #1 Aired: 8/10/2014 Overview The members race to the base camp with ice statues, and whoever has the most ice remaining wins dinner. Staff Scores Planning and Direction: 6 A good solid base concept this week, with the ice melting race providing ample opportunity for the members to…

Running Man ep 208 – Hallyu Star Race

Running Man ep 208 – Hallyu Star Race Aired: 8/10/2014 Overview Suzy joins the members, who play some random games in and around the Hangang near SBS HQ. Staff Scores Planning and Direction: 4 Similar to last week, this was another episode with a number of games that didn’t seem to have much thought put into them.…

Infinite Challenge 390 – Midnight in Seoul

Infinite Challenge 390 – Midnight in Seoul Aired: 8/2/2014 Overview Celebrities are invited to an overnight party with the IC cast. Staff Scores Planning and Direction: 4 This episode was a last minute filming, and it showed – in terms of concept, it couldn’t have been simpler. It essentially became and old-school style talk/variety show…

1 Night 2 Days S3 ep. 33 – A Summer Place #2

1 Night 2 Days S3 ep. 33 – A Summer Place #2 Aired: 8/3/2014 Overview The members play the usual dinner, sleeping, and morning bokbulboks, and battle Joon Young 5:1. Staff Scores Planning and Direction: 5 Sort of a mixed bag this week, as the some of the ideas seemed pretty good (JJY vs members, staff cooks dinner, flag collection…

Running Man ep 207 – Bignose & Friends

Running Man ep 207 – Bignose & Friends Aired: 8/3/2014 Overview Suk Jin’s friends from variety shows past join him to take on the Running Man cast in a head-to-head team battle. Staff Scores Planning and Direction: 4 While the concept itself was a lot of fun, there was really not much thought put into the episode…

1 Night 2 Days S3 ep. 32 – A Summer Place #1

1 Night 2 Days S3 ep. 32 – A Summer Place #1 Aired: 7/27/2014 Overview The members take a train to the beach at Gangwondo, while playing games to win a hot date of sorts. Staff Scores Planning and Direction: 4 This was a really strange episode, as it was more like a scripted sitcom than a variety show…