Rugal – 루갈

Rugal – 루갈

Country: Korea
Genre(s): Action, Thriller, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi
Release: Mar 28, 2020 – May 17, 2020 Run time: Saturday & Sunday
Episode(s): 16
Broadcast: OCN
Director(s): Kang Chul Woo

Writer(s): Do Hyun
Cast: Choi Jin Hyuk, Jo Dong Hyuk, Jung Hye In, Kim Min Sang, Park Sun Ho, Jang In Sub, Jang Seo Kyung, Park Choong Sun

Summary
This drama is based on the 2016 webcomic of the same name by “릴매 / Rilmae” which was first published on 2016-Oct-25 via “toomics.net/webtoon“.

Kang Ki Bum (Choi Jin Hyuk) is an elite detective. He is currently investigating the criminal organization Argos, but, when he comes home, he finds several men in masks. His wife and child are murdered by the masked men sent from Argos. They beat him and cut out both of his eyeballs. When he wakes up, he finds himself in the hospital and he is accused of murder. The NIS then approaches him. He is selected to become a member of Rugal, a special team organized by the NIS. Through biotechnology, he gains two artificial eyeballs with a special ability. Then, Kang Ki Bum and the Rugal team set out to take down criminal organizations.

Kang Ki Beom is an elite police officer whose attempt to bring down Argos, a nationwide criminal organization, results in a group of masked assailants from Argos killing his beloved wife and child and cutting out both of his eyes. Kang wakes up in a hospital only to find himself accused of murdering his family members. The NIS then approaches him with an offer to become a member of Rugal, a special team organized by the NIS. He receives two artificial eyes with Rugal’s biotechnology built into them and with them gains unique new abilities with which to take down criminal organizations. Kang Ki Beom and Rugal set out on a mission to wipe out Argos.