The BEST episodes of A Korean Odyssey

Every episode of A Korean Odyssey ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of A Korean Odyssey!

A self-serving mythical creature's bid for invincibility backfires when he finds himself at the mercy of a woman who can see otherworldly beings.

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Episode 12
star
8.28
32 votes

#1 - Episode 12

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired 2/4/2018

O-gong realizes that the Geumganggo has the power to take his life. Kang Dae-seong devises a plan to get rid of his annoyances altogether.

Directors: Kim Byung-soo
Watch Now:Amazon
Episode 2
star
8.16
50 votes

#2 - Episode 2

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 12/24/2017

Desperate for help in dealing with O-gong, Seon-mi seeks out Devil King Woo, who, as the head of an entertainment agency, is judging for an audition.

Directors: Kim Byung-soo
Watch Now:Amazon
Episode 5
star
8.11
45 votes

#3 - Episode 5

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired 1/13/2018

Devil King donates an object of cultural importance to a museum, where historical artifacts on exhibit still bear the souls of the original owners.

Directors: Kim Byung-soo
Watch Now:Amazon
Episode 8
star
8.06
32 votes

#4 - Episode 8

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired 1/21/2018

When the plan to make O-gong jealous misfires, Devil King shows Seon-mi something to provoke her. An evil spirit is using social media to spread hate.

Directors: Kim Byung-soo
Watch Now:Amazon
Episode 18
star
8.03
29 votes

#5 - Episode 18

Season 1 - Episode 18 - Aired 2/25/2018

As O-gong prepares to sacrifice himself in place of Seon-mi, Devil King Woo, feeling sorry for both, tries to solve the mystery behind the Geumganggo.

Directors: Kim Byung-soo
Watch Now:Amazon
Episode 9
star
8.03
30 votes

#6 - Episode 9

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired 1/27/2018

Seon-mi can't stop thinking about the moment the bell rang and what it means for her. An evil spirit is suspected of stealing children's souls.

Directors: Kim Byung-soo
Watch Now:Amazon
Episode 13
star
7.93
30 votes

#7 - Episode 13

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired 2/10/2018

Asanyeo pursues what she didn't achieve more than 1,000 years ago. Aware of Devil King Woo's weakness, she decides to use it to her advantage.

Directors: Kim Byung-soo
Watch Now:Amazon
Episode 14
star
7.90
30 votes

#8 - Episode 14

Season 1 - Episode 14 - Aired 2/11/2018

Relentless in her desire to be stronger, Asanyeo orders General Winter to get her incense burner back. Seon-mi mentions the love bell to O-gong.

Directors: Kim Byung-soo
Watch Now:Amazon
Episode 17
star
7.89
28 votes

#9 - Episode 17

Season 1 - Episode 17 - Aired 2/24/2018

O-gong refuses to accept his and Seon-mi's fates. Devil King Woo wants to believe Asanyeo despite others' warnings that he's being deceived.

Directors: Kim Byung-soo
Watch Now:Amazon
Episode 7
star
7.81
32 votes

#10 - Episode 7

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired 1/20/2018

Devil King Woo seeks Seon-mi's help in dealing with a troublesome prince who refuses to return home until he finds a runaway mermaid.

Directors: Kim Byung-soo
Watch Now:Amazon
Episode 15
star
7.79
33 votes

#11 - Episode 15

Season 1 - Episode 15 - Aired 2/17/2018

To avoid exacerbating the dilemma regarding Asanyeo, O-gong must pretend not to know the truth, and General Winter must be found as soon as possible.

Directors: Kim Byung-soo
Watch Now:Amazon
Episode 1
star
7.79
70 votes

#12 - Episode 1

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 12/23/2017

While fulfilling her part of the deal with a so-called "fairy," young Seon-mi makes a critical mistake that catches up with her 25 years later.

Directors: Kim Byung-soo
Watch Now:Amazon
Episode 20
star
7.78
40 votes

#13 - Episode 20

Season 1 - Episode 20 - Aired 3/4/2018

Both the Spiritual Realm and Devil King Woo try to get O-gong to come out of Sureumdong, where he's shut himself in after the fateful day.

Directors: Kim Byung-soo
Watch Now:Amazon
Episode 11
star
7.74
31 votes

#14 - Episode 11

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired 2/3/2018

An assailant attacks Devil King Woo at a torch relay. Richie prepares to say her goodbyes. Ms. Ma finds out that a black bell has gone missing.

Directors: Kim Byung-soo
Watch Now:Amazon
Episode 6
star
7.72
36 votes

#15 - Episode 6

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 1/14/2018

Loyal Ms. Ma can't allow herself to just watch as Devil King suffers. Seon-mi feels torn as she knows all too well that O-gong's love isn't real.

Directors: Kim Byung-soo
Watch Now:Amazon
Episode 19
star
7.68
38 votes

#16 - Episode 19

Season 1 - Episode 19 - Aired 3/3/2018

While Seon-mi is away at the Lotus Village trying to figure out exactly what her mission is, O-gong hurries to begin the ritual to summon the dragon.

Directors: Kim Byung-soo
Watch Now:Amazon
Episode 3
star
7.68
41 votes

#17 - Episode 3

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 1/6/2018

As Geumganggo works its magic on O-gong, he gets frustrated by the conflicting feelings he has toward Seon-mi. Meanwhile, a young woman goes missing.

Directors: Kim Byung-soo
Watch Now:Amazon
Episode 16
star
7.61
36 votes

#18 - Episode 16

Season 1 - Episode 16 - Aired 2/18/2018

In an uncanny dream, a woman shows O-gong the moment that Samjang was born. Asanyeo demonstrates what she's capable of doing for Kang Dae-seong.

Directors: Kim Byung-soo
Watch Now:Amazon
Episode 10
star
7.57
35 votes

#19 - Episode 10

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired 1/28/2018

The fulfillment of Seon-mi's wish to be ordinary has far-reaching consequences on not only O-gong but also Devil King Woo, Richie and even Pal-kye.

Directors: Kim Byung-soo
Watch Now:Amazon
Episode 4
star
7.52
42 votes

#20 - Episode 4

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 1/7/2018

To get O-gong off his back, Devil King is forced to make a big compromise. O-gong brings something -- or someone -- very stinky to Devil King's house.

Directors: Kim Byung-soo
Watch Now:Amazon

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