The King: Eternal Monarch, Descendants of the Sun, Goblin or The Heirs; Which is Kim Eun Sook's best series?

Kim Eun Sook has some of the best K-Drama series in recent times. But if you had to pick between The King: Eternal Monarch, Descendants of the Sun, Goblin and The Heirs, which series do you think was her best work?
The King: Eternal Monarch, Descendants of the Sun, Goblin or The Heirs; Which is Kim Eun Sook's best series?
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Writer Kim Eun Sook is undoubtedly one of the best South Korean writers in today's date. I would give anything to sit down and have a chat with her to understand how she comes up with such a variety of concepts for her shows. Take The King: Eternal Monarch as an example. The Lee Min Ho and Kim Go Eun starrer revolved around the concept of parallel universe, pushing us to think with every episode. Eun Sook intertwined a love story with time travel and suspense to serve an interesting watch. 

Speaking of interesting concepts, she also gave us Goblin. Formally known as Guardian: The Lonely and Great God, the fantasy drama revolves around a cursed immortal Goblin played by Gong Yoo. It stars Kim Go Eun as a bubbly school student who accidentally summons the Goblin. Viewers follow the events of the two then on. Goblin recorded a nationwide audience rating of 18.68% for its final episode. 

While she experimented with fantasy, she also worked her magic around realistic concepts. Take Descendants of the Sun as an example. She set a beautiful love story of two military soldiers like it might have happened with someone somewhere. That show ruined love for me because now, I am waiting for a love story similar to Captain Yoo Si-jin and Doctor Kang Mo-yeon, played by Song Joong Ki and Song Hye Kyo. *Sobs* 

Last in the list is The Heirs. Featuring a stellar star cast, with Lee Min Ho and Park Shin Hye leading it, put her skills in the spotlight. Not only does the show feature a brilliant example of how a show should be layered, it also goes to show how every supporting cast member, even though it exceeds the ideal number, can be given a platform to showcase their story and talent. 

While we loved all the shows mentioned here, if you could pick one show written by Kim Eun Sook as her best series, which would it be? Vote and let us know. 

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Anonymous 4 months ago

the king eternal monarch is the best for me, i enjoyed its thrill effect on me and those scenes i thought to be just fillers, they actually have purposes. i love the way it made my mind work!

Anonymous 4 months ago

For me... 1. TKEM 2. Goblin 3. Heirs 4. DOTS I honestly never really got the hype over DOTS, then again people have different taste... The Heirs, was also just OK really... I found too many unsatisfactory scenes...

Anonymous 4 months ago

Forever goblin!!!!

Anonymous 5 months ago

The King Eternal Monarch THE BEST. Very unique, Mind blowing Masterpiece Perfect

Anonymous 6 months ago

Goblin is the BEST!!!!!!!!!!

Anonymous 7 months ago

Heirs as best forever

Anonymous 7 months ago

And the first prize goes to............. Descendents of the sun!!!!!!!

Anonymous 7 months ago

Always

Anonymous 7 months ago

Goblin the best , second position: Mr sunshine

Anonymous 7 months ago

Goblin will always be #1

Anonymous 7 months ago

Agreed ❤️

Anonymous 7 months ago

Definitely Goblin, I have watched it thousand times. I am going crazy.

Anonymous 7 months ago

Goblin always the best

Anonymous 7 months ago

I Love all her dramas, but the one I love the most and made me fall in love with Kdramas isn't even mentioned... A Gentleman's Dignity will always be my Go-To #1 Kdrama

Anonymous 7 months ago

I like the Inheretors

Anonymous 7 months ago

1.Goblin 2.TKEM

Anonymous 7 months ago

DOTS!! but I like all the dramas mentioned. ☺️

Anonymous 7 months ago

Well I like all the dramas equally but if I have to choose the best among them then it would be definitely descendants of the sun.

Anonymous 7 months ago

1. DESCENDANT OF THE SUN 2. GOBLIN 3. THE KING ETERNAL MONARCH 4. THE HEIRS

Anonymous 7 months ago

I think in the same way

Anonymous 7 months ago

TKEM

Anonymous 7 months ago

Goblin and The King:Eternal Monarch

Anonymous 7 months ago

1 Goblin 2 Descendants of the sun 3 The Heirs 4 King : Eternal Monarch

Anonymous 7 months ago

The king eternal monorach

Anonymous 7 months ago

1The King Eternal Monarch 2 Descendant of the sun 3 The Heirs 4 Goblin

Anonymous 7 months ago

The Heirs

Anonymous 7 months ago

The realistic one-dots

Anonymous 7 months ago

The Heirs,Goblin,and TKEM

Anonymous 7 months ago

For me its The Heirs and Goblin

Anonymous 7 months ago

Descendants of the sun

Anonymous 7 months ago

Goblin and the DOTS are the ones which can be watched again and again!!! ❤❤

Anonymous 7 months ago

The king eternal monarch obviously

Anonymous 7 months ago

Goblin, I keep listening the OST still

Anonymous 7 months ago

Nothing can beat DOTS !!!!❤

Anonymous 7 months ago

Mr Sunshine

Anonymous 7 months ago

I have watched Goblin many many...many times. I bought the drama dvd. I bought the full album of Goblin OST. I have a copy of OST with my cellphone. That's how much I'm crazy/love of the drama.

Anonymous 7 months ago

Dots is still number 1 for me

Anonymous 7 months ago

I don't think I can choose any, all of them are so great!! It's the type of drama that I won't get bored even if I watch it for several times!

Anonymous 7 months ago

I have watched all the dramas and the descendents of the sun is best. I can't express in words how good it is..

Anonymous 7 months ago

Yeah exactly

Anonymous 7 months ago

All dramas are quite good, both some have limitations when it comes to gender or personal preference..... Goblin can't be introduced to people who cries alot for drama and hate sad ending, the heirs can't be introduced to people who hate fierce love triangle, DOTS is almost flawless but there is no much thriller or suspense which can be quite boring for some even with all the comedy......but TKEM has it all and fits all kinds of preferences, which is why it is the best, only people who doesn't like complicated stories bcos it's disturbing their brain....but we all know majority of people in the world likes dramas who make them think alot and this is why The king is so popular worldwide.......it is her best script

Anonymous 7 months ago

Totally agree, that's how I felt after watching DOTS.... It was really not all that for me.

Anonymous 7 months ago

Goblin is the best.

Anonymous 7 months ago

I have watched two of the ones mentioned and the last episodes of each were a disappointment. Particularly, the heirs.

Anonymous 7 months ago

has to be goblin and DOTS!!!!!!......no doubt

Anonymous 7 months ago

DoTS is internationally honored

Anonymous 7 months ago

The King: Eternal Monarch and Mr. Sunshine

Anonymous 7 months ago

The king and the hair also have different value

Anonymous 7 months ago

I love dots and goblin

Anonymous 7 months ago

TKEM is the best. Goblin was boring to me and I loved DOTS too.

Anonymous 7 months ago

Goblin & The King

Anonymous 7 months ago

I can't decide as each drama is a unique piece of work, which i can watch over and over, a mind respectful stories with elegancy performance performance... can't wait to watch more

Anonymous 7 months ago

The King: Eternal Monarch Full Story

Anonymous 7 months ago

To be honest I was surprised that tkem came in Korean industry is different to their stupid rom com thinking,analyzing,twist,unpredictable,theories after theorie no drama in Korea can ever come close to king is onother level Lee min ho deserve barks and of best actor for his acting masterpiece

Anonymous 7 months ago

Oh my god...I fel like you read my mind...you are so accurate...I wanted to say the same.....it's so painful that TKEM is from kdrama industry and that is why it is being compared with all this sort of dramas...if it was Hollywood, who will dare compare?.....such a spectacular drama

Anonymous 7 months ago

The Heirs....with Park Shin Hye...they are both beautiful & perfect pair with Leeminho

Anonymous 7 months ago

None of them you mentioned above. Mr. Sunshine is the only masterpiece from her. Her dramas are so popular because she use popular actors and high budgets production for costumes and cinematography. Most of the storylines are just good. Not outstanding. Reply series, Sky Castle, and some other dramas has more better stories.

Anonymous 7 months ago

TKEM & THE Heirs....cried and enjoyed a lot.. I really ❤ Lee minho

Anonymous 7 months ago

I can't choose between The King, Descendants of the sun, Goblin and the Heirs... There's literally no basis of comparison... They are some of the biggest masterpieces in the kdrama world. I love them all in a different way... Each of these dramas has a different part of my heart.

Anonymous 7 months ago

Well to me She is really amazing and the way she does her stuff is just mind blowing So DOTS was really really amazing Then the GOBLIN and along came TKEM which was spectacular love her dramas

Anonymous 7 months ago

Descendants of the Sun

Anonymous 7 months ago

Descendants of the Sun

Anonymous 7 months ago

Of course goblin and TKEM

Anonymous 7 months ago

Descendants of the Sun!

Anonymous 7 months ago

All the dramas are good...but I take TKEM as the best, it's not an average kdrama...it is spectacular

Anonymous 7 months ago

To me all the dramas are actually good, but I don't like the heirs bcos of the fierce love triangle and I find goblin a bit boring, I really don't enjoyed as people did,but DOTS was sooooo amazing,I love it so much that it became my number 1 best drama then,I rewatch it so many times without getting tired.....then suddenly TKEM came and beat all of them ,it's so intense and mindblogging,so intelligent and greatly directed,most times am always at the edge of chair when watching,it has all the good things I liked in Korean drama,it got my brain working so much....even my families that doesn't like kdrama are so inspired to watch the drama bcos it's a masterpiece.......so now, without being bias, I rate TKEM 10/10.....this is her best drama so far.....and this is the best drama in Korean entertainment even if we don't agree......most people who doesn't really TKEM for its popularity will probably choose other dramas...but the fact remains the fact even if we keep on denying it..... success to all upcoming dramas

Anonymous 7 months ago

Yeahhhh The King Eternal Monarch THE BEST ♥️

Anonymous 7 months ago

We all know TKEM is great and how popular it is, voting like this will only make the enemies of that drama active....they all watch it, despite knowing it's best,they refused to agree out of jealousy.....all dramas are great in their own ways

Anonymous 7 months ago

Some are probably choosing based on actors or out of jealous.... For me I like Lee min ho but I don't like the heirs, goblin is somehow boring to me, descendants of the sun is amazing but TKEM is the best drama

Anonymous 7 months ago

The king eternal monarch

Anonymous 7 months ago

This show was the bomb I would love to see a part 2

Anonymous 7 months ago

The enternal kingg

Anonymous 7 months ago

Goblin

Anonymous 7 months ago

Why didn't you include Mr. Sunshine? That's the best series Kim Eun Sook did imo

Anonymous 7 months ago

OH MY GOD!!! IT MADE ME CRY SO HARD-

Anonymous 7 months ago

Goblin and the King!

Anonymous 7 months ago

Heirs is number one

Anonymous 7 months ago

Gong Yoo forever!!!

Anonymous 7 months ago

the hiers then followed by Goblin

Anonymous 7 months ago

the heirs,lee min ho park shin hye

Anonymous 7 months ago

Heirs

Anonymous 7 months ago

Mr. Sunshine of course! The fact that it was not in that poll is a travesty Mr. Sunshine! The King is probably her worst.

Anonymous 7 months ago

It is either you are being sarcastic or you are probably not from this universe, maybe you are from a universe where they think backwards

Anonymous 7 months ago

The King: Eternal Monarch

Anonymous 7 months ago

Goblin

Anonymous 7 months ago

For now TKEM is the best...let's wait and see if we can get another masterpiece from her

Anonymous 7 months ago

TKEM by far is the best!! The concept of 2 parallel world existence. I love having actors #KimGoEun and #WooDoHwan playing 2 characters. Both were great and did an excellent job on that regard.

Anonymous 7 months ago

Descendants and the king

Anonymous 7 months ago

DOTS

Anonymous 7 months ago

Goblin and The king eternal monarch.....

Anonymous 7 months ago

Goblin.... Heir

Anonymous 7 months ago

Anonymous :The Heirs

Anonymous 7 months ago

DOTSS

Anonymous 7 months ago

DOST

Anonymous 7 months ago

The King eternal monarch. Időt kell rá szánni, hogy még értsd, de megéri.

Anonymous 7 months ago

Goblin

Anonymous 7 months ago

The heirs war das beste überhaupt

Anonymous 7 months ago

Though goblin soothes your eyes and heart with its fascinating story, plot, cast and cinematography, Story wise Descendents of the sun completely stands out! Blooming of love despite the contradicting personalities of the lead actors and they coming in terms with their differencea of opinions, respecting each other's profession and space, the drama had something more than a story PERSPECTIVE! I feel it was also inspiring to a lot of people to perceive their career in medical field as well as army!

Anonymous 7 months ago

Of course Goblin is number 1 then followed by Heirs.

Anonymous 7 months ago

It's goblin I LOVE IT

Anonymous 7 months ago

Goblin com certeza.!!!!!! É o melhor!!!!!!! Pra sempre Goblin!!!

Anonymous 7 months ago

GOBLIN♥️

Anonymous 7 months ago

The king for sure.. Some thing that we must say 'Bella ciao' after it's ending❣️

Anonymous 7 months ago

Tkem Dots

Anonymous 7 months ago

The Heirs

Anonymous 7 months ago

The Heirs

Anonymous 7 months ago

Dots!!! And goblin!!!❤️❤️❤️

Anonymous 7 months ago

TKEM

Anonymous 7 months ago

TKEM

Anonymous 7 months ago

TKEM and The heirs

Anonymous 7 months ago

The Heirs and hoping for season 2 or Lee Min Ho and Park Shin Hye drama.

Anonymous 7 months ago

Ofcoz the king its has been like the best drama I have ever seen just luv it......

Anonymous 7 months ago

TKEM

Anonymous 7 months ago

TKEM

Anonymous 7 months ago

TKEM

Anonymous 7 months ago

Heirs!

Anonymous 7 months ago

Crash landing on you, Stranger, Goblin, Mr. Sunshine, Descendents of the sun

Anonymous 7 months ago

Dots for me! And hoping for Dots 2 !!!

Anonymous 7 months ago

NOT happening

Anonymous 7 months ago

Dots for me! Hoping for Dots 2 too ❤

Anonymous 7 months ago

Descendants of the sun and Goblin

Anonymous 7 months ago

Descendants of the Sun and Goblin

Anonymous 7 months ago

The Heirs

Anonymous 7 months ago

DOTS

Anonymous 7 months ago

The Heirs

Anonymous 7 months ago

The Heirs