Episode 3 of Black Knight opens with an intense gunfight within the wake of an ongoing refugee rebellion against the Cheonmyeong Group. The entire time, 5-8, who is behind his mask, serves as our level-of-view character.
5-eight is brutally dumped within a mass grave, and his corpse is to be burned alongside everybody else’s. However, he kills all of the guards by grabbing a weapon from a kind of nearby corpses.
The episode now builds up from the place we left issues within the earlier chapter. 5-eight hits the brakes barely too late, nevertheless his car moves harmlessly over Sa-wol. Sa-wol states that he hopes to participate in the scheduled Deliveryman competitors, happening to say that since 5-8 is the strongest Deliveryman, he wants his help. 5-eight informs him of the date and location, asking that he present his abilities.
In the flashbacks, it appears as though 5-eight is engaged in an ongoing warfare to overthrow the Cheonmyeong Group and recognizes a little bit of himself in Sa-wol.
It’s established right here that 5-8 collaborates with a group of different Deliverymen. They have been refugees at a point in time, who are actually opposed to the Cheonmyeong Group as a result of they are aware that he’s responsible for the abduction of the children of ex-oxyanium miners. We also study a little bit more concerning the mutation, which ends up in steel bones and extremely fast wound healing.
Through the competitors, the group intends to achieve Cheonmyeong using Sa-wol. Seol-ah, who continues to investigate into Seul-ah’s death, interrupts their conversation. 5-eight reveals Seol-ah the symbol that Cheonmyeong’s criminals all seem to have. He then goes on to inform her how 5-7 had been killed by a gadget positioned behind his head.
Sa-wol shows up at the remote gym some time later, where 5-eight and 4-1 start making ready him to compete within the Deliveryman tournament’s opening round.
A large group of competitors, including Sa-wol, are filled together for the primary spherical of the competition. They are requested to combat with each other, whereas the oxygen level in the room retains dropping. The last particular person standing advances to the second round.
In the next spherical of the competition, rivals must deliver a package to a specified destination whereas being constantly pursued by dangerous and absolutely equipped hunters in their autos.
Meanwhile, Ryu Seok sits in the very same room as 5-8, who is monitoring the stay footage. Sa-wol sacrifices his own assured place within the spherical so as to assist a fellow competitor because the episode comes to a shut.
With some stunning sequences, the episode really cranks up the action. The struggle, as well as chase sequences, are expertly choreographed and filmed, and they elevate the general feel of this adrenaline-soaked chapter.
This episode additionally supplies some further information about the principle plot, though that does continue to be considerably muddied with its worldbuilding. However, this is unquestionably a step up from the previous episodes in the show.