1 Night 2 Days S3 ep. 20 – All Or Nothing Trip #2

1 Night 2 Days S3 ep. 20 – All Or Nothing Trip #2 Aired: 4/13/14 Overview The members continue their unity trip to Pungdo, and play some games with the locals. Staff Scores Planning and Direction: 5 Fairly standard 1N2D format this week, with the members playing a number of games with locals in order to win…

Running Man ep 193 – Mafia Game #1

Running Man ep 193 – Mafia Game Aired: 4/13/2014 Overview The guests from last week return, and a Running Man style “mafia game” begins. Staff Scores Planning and Direction: 4 In the world of Korean variety shows, there’s three types of segments that are usually filmed when the staff wants footage, but doesn’t want to think of…

Infinite Challenge 375 – Speed Racer #2

Infinite Challenge 375 – Speed Racer #2 Aired: 4/5/2014 Overview The members continue training, and compete to see who will be the first to win a spot in the real race. Staff Scores Planning and Direction: 6 Although the “planning” aspect mostly amounted to “film the members racing”, the direction and editing was quite good –…

Running Man ep 192 – Cross Country Camping Trip

Running Man ep 192 – Cross Country Camping Trip Aired: 4/6/2014 Overview The members each pair off with a guest, and race to the camping site by plane, train and bus – playing games along the way. Staff Scores Planning and Direction: 6 Even though the concept was largely “borrowed” from other variety shows, it was executed…

March Recap

Show rankings for March 1. 1 Night 2 Days Although March was a bit hit and miss for all three shows, 1 Night 2 Days repeats last month’s victory primarily due to its having the best individual episode of the month with the first part of the “no smoking” trip. While the first and last 1N2D episodes were…

Infinite Challenge 374 – World Cup Cheerleading #1

Infinite Challenge 374 – World Cup Cheerleading #1 Aired: 3/29/2014 Overview The members recruit celebrity members for the upcoming World Cup cheerleading project. Staff Scores Planning and Direction: 4 A bit of a ho-hum episode in terms of structure and content, as it was mostly just talking to potential recruits with a few filler segments tossed…