The tenth episode of Snowdrop begins within the aftermath of Kang Cheong-ya’s resolution to push the detonator and blast off one aspect of the Hosu University dorm. She reveals herself because the North Korean spy Moran Hill 2 and places a damper on the scholars’ escape plan. However, the blast finally ends up injuring not the scholars however one in every of their teammates, Comrade Lee Eung-cheol. Following this, she takes over cost from Lim Soo-Ho (Jung Hae-in). The information channel covers the explosion and naturally blames the North for it. While the ANSP brokers are confused, the director Eun Chang-su’s spouse Hong Ae-ra hopes that solely 13 virgins have died within the explosion in order that the shaman’s prediction comes true.
Meanwhile, Soo-Ho will get the proof that he requested Han-ah for and tries to cause with Cheong-ya that the North won’t save them. She, nevertheless, sticks to the orders given by her nation and threatens to kill Soo-Ho if he doesn’t mend his methods. On the opposite hand, Yeong-ro fully detests him now and throws away the necklace given to her by Lim Soo-Ho.
Quite a lot of different issues are occurring within the dorm of Hosu University in addition to the conflicts revolving across the unlucky lovers. Comrade Joo, who has saved Bun-ok, the phone operator on a number of events, appears to have taken a liking for her. Otherwise a harsh persona, he finds his behaviour softens on the subject of coping with the latter. She tries to make use of it to her profit and regardless of Miss Pi’s a number of warnings, is anxious just for her personal security. Meanwhile, it is usually revealed that she was tortured by ANSP’s Chief Ahn and was pressured to show right into a spy for them.
The episode had many emotional inducing factors besides the plight of the hostages. In one other confrontation, Yeong-ro makes it clear that she hates Soo-Ho for the way he’s toying with everybody’s lives and throws away the pendant given by him. She then communicates together with her father by way of the window and tells him to ship off her lifeless brother properly. Her helplessness coupled together with her guilt makes it an emotional watch and Jisoo, surprisingly, is just not bland as she has been in among the earlier scenes.
Soo-Ho additionally proved in entrance of his teammates that he has a smooth nook for her when Soo-Ho saves her from Comrade Joo’s firing.
The tenth episode ends with the revelation that Soo-Ho’s father Lim Ji-rok, with whom South Korea had the deal is his adoptive father, who’s planning to sacrifice him. Realising that both North or South are planning to save lots of their respective individuals, Comrade Lim Soo-Ho joins fingers with ANSP agent Lee Gang-mu.
Till now, the misdeeds of the ANSP had been proven in reasonable mild and so they had been portrayed as an irritating model of their real-life counterparts. However, now the present has gone rogue with its depiction and offers a transparent image of why, in actuality, the company was slapped with human rights violations. However, the episodes take their candy time to unfold and the gradual tempo fails to carry one’s consideration. Even with a lot taking place, and new twists unveiling them with every episode, it turns into tough to focus because the drama is all over.
What is refreshing to observe is the scholars of the Hosu college, albeit being held hostage for many of the runtime, present totally different layers to them and show that they’re greater than what the scenario has made them be. One of the characters that significantly stand out is Bun-ok. Her deeds are annoying and egocentric to the core and sometimes instances she’s going to make you scream at your screens. However, her presence manages to interrupt the monotony of the ANSP-Hostage battle.
Snowdrop is streaming on Disney+ Hotstar.