Day: 05/04/2012

Wednesday Night TV (4 Apr 2012)

Yay!  I am happy that Penny may have finally realized that she has feelings for Dave.  I would really like to see her and Dave date because as fun as Alex’s character is there is little to no character development in her character and I just don’t think that right now she is a good fit for Dave.  I feel more chemistry between Dave & Penny.  In any case, this was a really good episode, a place where we really got to []

Week 13 2012

I know readers, I apologize for the delay on last weeks comics.  Hope you folks stay with me! ♥ Week 13 2012 VIEW SLIDE SHOW DOWNLOAD ALL Aquaman #7 The Others Awesome comic (I almost wrote episode lol).  Although granted the title I couldn’t stop thinking about “Lost”.  I really loved that show but that’s not the topic of this.  Aquaman was a delightfully well written comic that I really loved a lot.  I love the dynamic between Mera and Aquaman, not []

RPG Gems: Triple Threat! Final Fantasy IV, VI & VII

If it seems like it’s cheating to bunch a handful of games together in one entry… well, it kind of is. There are a number of other Final Fantasy games that I would consider to be “gems,” but each of them was chosen for some very specific aspect. Final Fantasy IV, VI, and VII are probably the least radical of the modern entries — and therefore, the least unique — yet they’re considered to be the most beloved entries in the series. []

Skyfall Adds Another Bond Girl

The next James Bond adventure, Skyfall, has been in production for a couple of months now, but if you think that means that they have completed their cast roster then you are mistaken. Apparently director Sam Mendes was thinking that his upcoming film didn’t have enough Bond Girls, with Bérénice Marlohe and Naomie Harris already on board, so he’s added a third. MI6 has confirmed that Greek actress Tonia Sotiropoulou has been brought on board for Skyfall. The actress let everyone know []

Captain America Sequel Set For April 2014 Release Date

For years now Marvel Studios has been dominating the summer movie season, whether kicking things off with Iron Man and Thor‘s early May release dates or letting loose Captain America in late July. But with so many Marvel heroes getting their own movies these days, there might not be enough summer release dates to go around, and now one of them has switched to spring. According to a release from Disney, the sequel to Captain America: The First Avenger will open April []

T.O.P mentioned in article about Lee Hyori’s new show [NEWS]

Lee Hyori’s charms Jung Jae Hyung in 10 seconds? The first broadcast of reality program On Style’s ‘Golden 12‘, which is airing on April 5th KST, will follow Lee Hyori while she prepares for her charity bazaar project. On this episode, Lee Hyori had stylist Han Hye Yeon and photographer Hong Jang Hyun call actress Cha Yea Ryun and Big Bang member T.O.P to ask them to donate some personal items, which they gladly agreed to do. Lee Hyori then called close []

Drowned in Sound: "The 10 Biggest Number 1 Singles You’ve Never Heard Of" [NEWS]

Hello and welcome to a brand new spin-off from the commercially ignored and critically underrated DiS Does Pop. In the innovatively-titled DiS Does International Pop column we’ll be cocking our ear for a Top 40 smash abroad and shining a light on the biggest hits from foreign lands. Want a sarcastic view of the Eurovision Song Contest that isn’t written by a Guardian staff writer? Fancy dipping your toes into the hyperactive world of J-Pop? Got a burning desire to discover Azerbaijan’s []

Another Hallyu Survey: Stars foreigners want to learn Korean from [NEWS]

Kyunghee University conducted a poll from March 26th to the 31st, asking K-Pop-related questions to a total of 524 foreign international students and foreign working professionals living in Korea. 22.1% of the foreigners from 65 different countries including the US, England, France, China, Japan, Mexico, Brazil, Uganda, and more selected Super Junior as the best celebrity to teach Korean to non-Korean speakers, and trailing behind Super Junior were TVXQ (14%), Girls’ Generation (12.5%), and Big Bang (9.6%). When asked who would serve []

Big Bang, JYJ, 2PM, and more take over the advertisement market with ‘CM songs’ [NEWS]

Simply landing CF deals doesn’t seem to be enough for idols on their quest for world domination, as even singing ‘CM songs’ is now a required must for the hottest idol stars. With the K-Pop boom being felt all over the world, the influence of idols has definitely reached new heights. Their names are regularly seen on everything from internet portals, variety shows, dramas, and endorsement deals, so it’s no wonder the advertisement industry is eagerly making full use of their potential. []

Instiz Chart Rankings for the first week of April [NEWS]

The Instiz chart combines the overwhelming variety of charts that South Korea uses to rank music sales, and it’s also what fans use to determine whether their favorite artist has achieved an “All-Kill”. Instiz Chart Singles Ranking 1. Busker Busker – “Cherry Blossom Ending” – 23,299 Points 2. Taeyeon (Girls’ Generation) – “Crazily Missing You” (‘The King 2 Hearts’ OST) – 15,158 Points 3. Brave Men (‘Gag Concert’) – “Wait and Get Ready” – 11,305 Points 4. Big Bang – “Fantastic Baby” []