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Mirror of the Witch: Episode 10
by | June 15, 2016 | 60 Comments
Seo-ri and Jun continue to become a support system for one another, and Seo-ri even starts to open up a little to him. But just when things finally start to go right, when it seems like our good guys are finally all working together and on the same page, the villain kicks things up a... More »

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Mirror of the Witch: Episode 9
by | June 13, 2016 | 58 Comments
This episode of Mirror and the Witch gives us some answers, but also introduces new questions. Our main characters have now reached a turning point in their personal battles and are finally starting to gain some ground on their adversaries, as the tempo picks up in both the plot and relationship developments.... More »

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Mirror of the Witch: Episode 8
by | June 8, 2016 | 74 Comments
This villain has always been sly and manipulative, and this episode shows exactly how she preys on a desperate victim’s vulnerabilities to get what she wants. Everyone knows she’s evil, but when she gives just a sweet taste of what she has to offer, all resistance crumbles and it’s hard not to succumb to the... More »

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Mirror of the Witch: Episode 7
by | June 6, 2016 | 137 Comments
Mirror of the Witch continues to deliver in this episode with breathtaking visuals, a perfectly scored soundtrack, and a tightly written story. We get heart-warming moments with our two leads, and while the many of our questions remain unanswered, the plot continues to develop and the drama remains as riveting as ever.... More »

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Mirror of the Witch: Episode 6
by | June 1, 2016 | 41 Comments
Mirror of the Witch is a push-and-pull kind of show, and in this episode, we barely have time to let the satisfaction of our heroes’ victories sink in before bigger problems are hurled at us. The odds against our good guys are seemingly insurmountable, and circumstances force both Jun and Seo-ri to break a few... More »

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Mirror of the Witch: Episode 5
by | May 29, 2016 | 91 Comments
This episode sets the stage for future plot development, especially with the introduction of three new characters and the arrival of a new threat. As the events from the night of the twins’ seventeenth birthday come to a close, we jump to the consequences of the aftermath from that fatal night. There’s multiple dramatic reveals... More »

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Mirror of the Witch: Episode 4
by | May 25, 2016 | 66 Comments
There are two battles to fight today: one against time, and the other against black witch Hong-joo, who’s on the hunt. The hero and heroine’s stories unfold separately for a large part of the episode, with one trying to understand herself and the other wrestling with decisions that affect his loved ones, but both struggle... More »

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Mirror of the Witch: Episode 3
by | May 24, 2016 | 38 Comments
Our Joseon Rapunzel dreams of getting a glimpse of the outside world she’s read so much about in her books. But as we all know, reality can be so different than what we imagine, especially if that reality includes deadly curses and dark magic. It’s hard not to root for her to grow up and... More »

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Mirror of the Witch: Episode 2
by | May 18, 2016 | 102 Comments
I found the lighter tone of this episode to be a pleasant surprise, after the darker and more gruesome — but absolutely gripping — first episode. I don’t think the differing tones are at odds with each other; the show balances the two well, even within one episode. In all, I really appreciated having a... More »

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Mirror of the Witch: Episode 1
by | May 17, 2016 | 82 Comments
Well. *unclenches hands from armrests* That was certainly intense. I didn’t expect JTBC’s new fantasy-historical drama Mirror of the Witch to be quite so dark, but I’ve gotta say, it’s really working. The promos did give it a good mystical flair, and it was definitely coming across very fairytale-esque. But after this premiere, it’s starting... More »