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Netflix’s “Busted!” Explodes To A Cliff-Hanging Finale Week

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Busted! just know how to top layers of thrill to its nerve-wrecking culminating week!

It was a riveting chase to decipher the clues of the big picture by the seven detectives of Netflix original Busted!

Picking up from the events of the last eight episodes, the information they acquired from the cryptic games they solved lead them to a showdown with the ultimate villain.

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Episode nine, “Operation: Criminal Transport” reunites K’s detective team to Yoo Yeon Seok, who is part of K’s Project D.

The project supposedly aims to create a superior detective, who will fight off the evils of the world, but K halted the project when test subjects showed unfavorable signs and errors to the micro chip programmed in their system.

Yoo Yeon Seok who fled after killing K’s right hand M, turns himself in, but requested K’s seven detectives to transport him to the destination.

En route to where Yoo Yeon Seok is to be entrusted, the vehicle crashed so they are asked to take the train.

A bomb threat is raised by a stranger, who orders K’s detective team to track a man who unknowingly took the bag with a bomb inside.

Interestingly, it is actually a decoy for the villain’s premeditated plan to abduct K.

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Episode ten, “The Disappearance of K” tests the tenacity, wits, and teamwork of the sleuths who overcame mind-boggling puzzles that had all of them working together to contribute in unhinging the stimulating games thrown at them.

An unexpected antagonist comes back to kidnap K in his goal to retrieve the microchip which is under the investigators’ safekeeping.

K’s detective team decodes the adversary’s witty attack eventually rescuing their boss.

They are sent to capture the villain, but a set of failed subjects from Project D surround and tie them up with a ticking bomb ready to burst in front of them. They manage to free themselves and apprehend the evildoer.

A surprising explosion stops time for the seven detectives as one of them gets trapped in the room where the blast happened.

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Whew! That was an exciting finale week that befits the hardwork of how the chapters have been grandly conceived since day 1 for Team Busted!

Netflix’s Busted! is a breakthrough entertainment show that puts the viewers in shifting emotions of excitement and laughter.

It follows a set storyline of connecting missions in succeeding chapters.

The combination of all-star Korean celebrity detectives Yoo Jae Suk, Ahn Jae Wook, Kim Jong Min, Park Min Young, EXO’s Sehun and Gugudan’s Kim Sejeong sprinted to impressive mystery-solving journey that woud endear the folowers.

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There is drama and narrative direction arranged for the series without stripping the essentials of Korean entertainment such as impromptu humor and amusing games.

The mainstays flaunt their cleverness in participating to games in elaborated indoor maze-like set and outdoor experience.

The weaving of the neat and trajectory bound storyline allowed the detectives to spontaneously bank on their team work and smarts to crack the riddles challenged to them — all the more making its second season worth anticipating.

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Popular and veteran Korean artists appeared as guest characters for the duration of the ten-episode run of the program which include Yoo Yeon Seok, Seo Kang Joon, Hong Jong Hyun, Lee Ki Woo, Park Hae Jin, Lee Juck, Jung Hye Sung, Jang Kwang, Kang Nam, 5urprise, Kriesha Chu, and more.

Busted! is a ten-episode mystery-solving variety show produced by Netflix with creative showrunners Jang Hyuk Jae and Jo Hyo Jin.

They are the creative minds behind successful variety shows including Running Man and Family Outing.

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Busted! is available to 125 million memberships in over 190 countries. You can watch as much as you want, anytime, anywhere, on any internet-connected screen.

Busted! Episode Recap Links

1&2, 3&4, 5&6, 7&8


Special thanks to Netflix PH for the photos and videos provided.

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