Hello fellow K-Drama fans! February brings a fresh wave of excitement with new K-dramas that promise to steal our hearts and keep us on the edge of our seats. We’ve rounded up a list of the top 17 new releases that are a must-watch this month. From thrilling plots to heartwarming romances, there’s something for everyone. Without further ado, here are the new korean dramas we’re most excited to see in February 2024.
A man named Tae Myung Ha is unexpectedly transported into a virtual game, where he takes on the persona of a nineteen-year-old character named Cha Yeo Woon. Determined to bring happiness to Cha Yeo Woon, Tae Myung Ha sets out on a quest within the virtual world. However, things become complicated when he becomes emotionally involved with Cheon Sang Won, a wealthy individual, and receives support from Ahn Kyung Hoon, a reserved and introverted character. Along the way, Tae Myung Ha must navigate challenges and obstacles while also dealing with his own real-life background as a 29-year-old.
Release date: January 24, 2024
Starring: Lee Tae Vin, Cha Joo Wan, Oh Min Su
Lee In is a prince who is devoted to his older brother, King Lee Sun. However, when Lee In is taken hostage by the Qing Dynasty, his loyalty is seen as betrayal by King Lee Sun, causing their relationship to deteriorate. Lee In’s emotional pain deepens as a result. As fate would have it, Lee In meets a mysterious baduk player who captivates him. Eventually, Lee In becomes the king and holds great power, but internally he is filled with sadness and weakness. Meanwhile, a rising baduk player named Kang Hee Soo falls in love with Prince Lee In and later becomes a spy seeking revenge against the king.
Release date: January 21, 2024
Starring: Jo Jung Suk, Shin Sae Kyeong, Lee Shin Young
Woo-jin and Samuel, a once passionate couple, have become emotionally and physically drained. However, they stumble upon a new venture as a blackmail team, targeting unfaithful partners in hopes of improving their own lives.
Release date: January 19, 2024
Jian, a college student, receives a call from the police informing her of her uncle’s supposed suicide. Her uncle Jeong Jin Man, who had been her caregiver since the death of her parents, was always a quiet and mysterious figure but never showed any signs of being suicidal. However, before Jian can process the news, her life is suddenly thrown into chaos as she becomes the target of a group of skilled assassins. Trapped in her uncle’s home, Jian must rely on the unusual training he gave her during her upbringing in order to survive and uncover the truth behind the attack.
Release date: January 17, 2024
Starring: Lee Dong Wook, Kim Hye Joon, Seo Hyun Woo
After losing her husband 15 years ago, Cho Yeo Hwa lives a solitary life under the watchful eyes of her prestigious in-laws. During the day, she stays indoors, but at night, she sneaks out to help those in need. Her nightly escapades bring her into contact with Park Soo Ho, a skilled and handsome senior officer. As they grow closer, Yeo Hwa starts to envision a brighter future for herself.
Release date: January 12, 2024
Kang Ji Won is in a troubled marriage to Park Min Hwan, who is selfish and has a demanding mother. Ji Won is the sole provider for the family, while Min Hwan is unemployed and in debt. She also takes care of all the household tasks. However, her life takes a devastating turn when she is diagnosed with cancer and catches her husband cheating with her close friend, Jung Soo Min. In a physical altercation, Ji Won tragically dies at the hands of her husband. But then, she wakes up 10 years in the past, when she was still dating Min Hwan. Driven to change her fate, she sets out to make Soo Min marry Min Hwan. Meanwhile, Yoo Ji Hyeok, her colleague and department chief, develops feelings for her and slowly reveals a secret.
Release date: January 01, 2024
In “The Crown Prince and the Assassin,” a king with two distinct personalities, Crown Prince Sajo Hyun and Ak Hee, falls in love with Yeon Wol, an assassin who seeks revenge against him. Sajo Hyun’s artistic nature and troubled childhood contrast with Ak Hee’s alluring persona and cursed inability to touch others. Meanwhile, Yeon Wol’s past as a royal descendant and assassin is shrouded in mystery due to memory loss caused by a trap. Despite their initial antagonism, the three characters’ fates become intertwined in a gripping tale of love, obsession, and hidden identities.
Release date: January 02, 2024
Starring: Park Ji Hoon, Hong Ye Ji, Hwang Hee
Seo Jae Won leads a successful life as the CEO of a furniture company and a popular social media influencer. She hires designer Yoon Teo to be the company’s general manager of design. In her personal life, she has a loving husband, Heo Soon Young, and a happy family. However, her old friend Kwon Yun Jin becomes envious of her seemingly perfect life after facing troubles in her own career and divorce. Jae Won’s life takes a turn as she discovers betrayals and hidden secrets from those closest to her.
Release date: December 30, 2023
Jin Yi Soo, a wealthy third-generation conglomerate, is forced to rely on others when he becomes involved in a case. He joins the Kangha Police Station’s violent investigative team, led by Detective Lee Kang Hyun, and plans to use his connections and resources to his advantage. However, Kang Hyun is unimpressed by Yi Soo’s presence and the two must work together as partners to catch robbers.
Release date: January 26, 2024
Starring: Ahn Bo Hyun, Park Ji Hyun, Kang Sang Jun
Yeo Jeong Woo was a top student in school and went on to become a successful plastic surgeon. However, his life is turned upside down when a mysterious medical accident occurs. During this difficult time, he reconnects with Nam Ha Neul, a former rival from his school days. Ha Neul is a hardworking anesthesiologist who has always been praised for her intelligence. However, she realizes that her life is lacking in joy and decides to make a change. It is during this moment that she crosses paths with Jeong Woo and they find comfort in each other, leading to a romantic relationship.
Release date: January 27, 2024
11.Our Love Triangle (2024)
Hae Lin, a university student, finds herself caught in a complicated love situation. She partners with a junior, Woo Jin, at a freshman event and begins to feel attracted to him. However, her old crush, Eun Hwan, returns to the university with memory loss after leaving two years ago due to an incident he cannot recall. Despite completing his military service, Eun Hwan is eager to rekindle their relationship. Hae Lin is torn between her feelings for both men and wonders if love will prevail or if heartbreak is inevitable.
Release date: January 30, 2024
Starring: Gongchan, Ahn Se Min, Kim Shi Kyung
Kim Sa Ra, once the daughter-in-law of a prominent law firm in South Korea, was left with nothing after being betrayed by her husband. She now works as a divorce troubleshooter at the divorce settlement office Solution and serves as the team leader. Her role involves punishing unfaithful spouses and helping those facing unjust divorce situations. Her business partner, Dong Ki Joon, is an advisory lawyer at Solution and a former prosecutor known for his persistence and keen intuition, earning him the nickname “German Shepherd.” The two team up to assist individuals going through challenging divorces.
Release date: January 31, 2024
Eun Ho, the oldest intern at a marketing agency, is known for his youthful appearance and carefree attitude. Despite his YOLO lifestyle, he unexpectedly starts an internship and clashes with his workaholic boss, Kang Na Eon. As the youngest team leader, Kang Na Eon is a highly successful and determined individual who has sacrificed personal relationships for career success. However, her life takes a surprising turn when she switches bodies with Eun Ho after an unexpected kiss. As they navigate their new identities and conflicting values, their once hostile relationship may take an unexpected turn.
Release date: February 05, 2024
Starring: Kim Ji Eun, Lomon, Yang Hye Ji
Lee Tang, a regular college student, accidentally kills a customer during a heated dispute while working at a convenience store at night. Overwhelmed with guilt and fear, he discovers that the victim was a notorious serial killer and that he has an extraordinary ability to identify wrongdoers. Using his newfound power, Lee Tang becomes a vigilante, seeking justice and retribution for those who have committed immoral acts. However, his actions do not go unnoticed as a determined detective sets out to track down and apprehend him.
Release date: February 09, 2024
15.Wedding Impossible (2024)
Na Ah Jeong is a talented extra actress who has yet to receive recognition for her work. While her on-screen persona portrays a married woman, her real-life dating life is non-existent due to personal struggles. Her long-time friend, Lee Do Han, comes from a wealthy chaebol family and is being pressured to marry. However, Do Han has a secret that prevents him from doing so. He turns to Ah Jeong and asks her to play the role of his wife in order to appease his family. Ah Jeong accepts and prepares for her first leading role as Do Han’s wife. However, their plan is disrupted when Do Han’s younger brother, Lee Ji Han, interferes. Ji Han is determined to make his brother the successor of the LJ Group and brings Yoon Chae Won into the mix as a potential bride for Do Han.
Release date: February 26, 2024
Starring: Jeon Jong Seo, Moon Sang Min, Kim Do Wan