This drama portrays the life of the 19th king of Goguryeo, Hwanwoong, who was sent from the heavens to make the world a better place. He falls in love with Saeoh and gives her the joojak ... See full summary »
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This drama portrays the life of the 19th king of Goguryeo, Hwanwoong, who was sent from the heavens to make the world a better place. He falls in love with Saeoh and gives her the joojak necklace; however, Kajin becomes jealous since Saeoh has given birth to Hwanwoong's son. She takes the baby and throws him off a cliff. Saeoh, thinking that her son had died, is overcome with grief and turns into the black joojak to destroy the world. Hwanwoong is the only one who could stop her. Afterwards, Hwanwoong returns to the Heavens and prophecizes that 2000 years later, the true Joo Shin king will come to Earth. With the help of the four gods, he will rebuild Joo Shin. Written by DramaWiki

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probably the last good fantasy show You yet have to watch
9 August 2010 | by See all my reviews

As far as I know this was the most expensive Korean production with 50 000 000$ budget. It contains incredible special effects(made by the same company responsible for special effects in Lord of the Rings). The story is based on Korean mythology, which isn't largely known, yet.

This is a wonderful Korean series telling step by step a tale of four guardian gods who protect the king, who is for-told to come and unite the Joshin Land. There are of course bad guys out there represented by successors of the Tiger tribe, who unexpectedly want to rule the world.

Legend of the four gods will surprise You with its captivating characters, who grow old as the show goes on, fall in love, fight, win and loose.

Behold as this is probably one of the last good shows which was hiding from You.


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