The Player 2, Ep 12 ends K-drama with all-time high rating – #1 in time slot

The Korean crime drama The Player 2: Master of Swindlers, Episode 12 ended the tvN drama’s run last night with its highest rating yet.

That nationwide rating, via Nielsen Korea, was 4.34 percent, which was up from its previous episode’s 4.09 percent.

In Seoul, the drama also saw a ratings rise versus its previous episode, jumping from Episode 11’s audience share of 3.95 percent to Episode 12’s 4.44 percent last night.

Those ratings in both regions earned the action crime drama a decent 3.88 percent nationwide average rating per episode throughout its run, and a higher 4.02 percent in Seoul.

They also placed the Korean drama at #1 in its time slot in both regions.

The Player 2: Master of Swindlers stars Song Seung Heon, Oh Yeon Seo, Tae Won Seok, Lee Si Eon, and Jang Gyu Ri.

You can watch all 12 episodes of the K-drama on Viki now where, by the way, it is rated a very high 9.5 out of 10.

About Michelle Topham

Brit-American journalist based in Austria, former radio DJ at 97X WOXY, and Founder/CEO of Leo Sigh. I've covered K-drama, K-pop, J-pop and music news for over a decade.