Running Man ep 210 – Big 7 Alkkagi Battle

Running Man ep 210 – Big 7 Alkkagi War Aired: 8/24/2014 Overview The members go to various talent agencies to recruit partners for an alkkagi competition. Staff Scores Planning and Direction: 4 Very basic this week, as the episode was divided into just two main segments, recruiting and alkkagi, similar to the ddakji battle episode from earlier this…

Running Man ep 209 – Triangle Mystery

Running Man ep 209 – Triangle Mystery Aired: 8/17/2014 Overview The cast is joined from pop singers past and present to play team games related to a geometric mystery. Staff Scores Planning and Direction: 5 Fairly average this week, some of the mini-games were basic but fun (water ball, mud wrestling) and the team pairings worked well…

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.…

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…

Running Man ep 206 – DIY Cooking Battle

Running Man ep 206 – DIY Cooking Battle Aired: 7/27/2014 Overview The cast splits into three teams to play some games and compete in a cook-off. Staff Scores Planning and Direction: 4 While some of the mini-games were actually pretty fun (particularly the toaster game), half of the episode was cooking which is usually not the…

Running Man ep 205 – College Girls of Fear

Running Man ep 205 – College Girls of Fear Aired: 7/20/2014 Overview An assortment of female guests join the members to compete in games for college-related prizes. Staff Scores Planning and Direction: 5 There was not a great deal of clever planning involved with this episode, as it was essentially an old school (pre-2005ish) style variety…

Running Man ep 204 – Snow White

Running Man ep 204 – Snow White Aired: 7/13/2014 Overview The member compete to earn clues to assist them in the final mission of a Snow White themed game. Staff Scores Planning and Direction: 4 Some of the sub-games were actually not that bad, and it’s good that the staff cut the NG segments down significantly, but the…