Kurokouchi: Episode 7

The many faces of Kurokouchi
                                       The many faces of Kurokouchi

It took me a long time to write the recap for this episode and I don’t know why. I think I was just burnt out from all the stress that comes with the holidays and writing a recap was the last thing on my mind, because this was a pretty average episode. It pulls back on the usual twists in favor of packing in as much information as possible, though there’s still a lot of questions in the air. Continue reading Kurokouchi: Episode 7

Kurokouchi: Episode 2

I'm just happy to see Kurokouchi in a different suit
                     I’m just happy to see Kurokouchi in a different suit

The first episode did feel a little clunky because there was so much going on and so many questions left unanswered, but besides laying the foundation for the drama, it was also setting up an arc that will play out for the next two episodes, so I can forgive the overload of information. I liked the second episode a lot more than the first one, as we have a more compact story that helps drive the narrative forward and leaves you wondering what will happen next. Continue reading Kurokouchi: Episode 2