Day: 18/04/2012

Tuesday Night TV (17 Apr 2012)


This was a great season finale. I loved it. I hope that Andrew and Bridget get back together because she is the good twin. And now Bridget knows that her sister is alive! I am so glad that Henry finally, FINALLY, was able to kick Siobhan out and tell Bridget the truth. This is a great show and I can’t wait to see what happens next year on this show. I loved the way the characters developed and grew as the show []

Halo 4 Releasing 6th Of November


Microsoft has announced that the next iteration into the Halo universe, Halo 4, will be releasing on the 6th of November worldwide, exclusively on the Xbox 360. The release date had already been rumoured yesterday, with Microsoft issuing numerous tweets that painted a rather suggestive picture. It was also rumoured that Microsoft would be pulling in the power of Conon O’Brien for the announcement. “We are beginning a new saga with Halo 4 and embarking on a journey that will encompass the []

RPG Gems: Breath of Fire V: Dragon Quarter


Throughout the 16 and 32-bit eras, Capcom’s Breath of Fire series was always solid, if not particularly ambitious. That all changed with Breath of Fire: Dragon Quarter — the fifth game in the series, although the numeral “V” was left out of the English release. This is because it’s only barely related to any of the prior games. Sure, the main character is named a guy named Ryu, who, like all of the other games, can transform into a dragon. And there’s []

Dragon’s Dogma Demo Releasing Next Week


Capcom has announced that a demo for Dragon’s Dogma will be arriving on the PlayStation Network and Xbox Live Marketplace next week. Those living in North America will be able to get their hands on the demo first, with it appearing on the PSN and XBLM on the 24th of April. Europeans will have to wait until the 25th before they can trial it out. The demo will let you try out two different classes: the fighter and the strider. You will []

‘KPop Star’ Lee Hayi-miss A Park Jimin-GD&TOP Baek Ahyeon-Girl’s Generation (120418)[NEWS]


The partners for SBS K-Pop Star’s collaborative stages have been decided: Lee Hayi with miss A, Park Jimin with Big Bang’s G-Dragon and TOP (GD&TOP), and Baek Ahyeon with Girl’s Generation’s Taeyeon and Tiffany. This information was revealed by an SBS variety representative on the 18th. Furthermore, the producers of “K-Pop Star” have said “it has not been set in stone yet but this is probably the direction we are going in.” Source: TV Report & BigBangUpdates.com Translated by @kristinekwak for bigbangupdates

Big Bang on ‘MTV World Stage’ to air in 160 countries [NEWS]


Big Bang will be meeting with fans in 160 countries around the world through MTV World Stage-Big Bang Alive before the start of its world tour. MTV World Stage-Big Bang Alive will air worldwide on May 4. Most of the broadcast will be devoted to the group’s performances of tracks from its fifth mini album Alive. The performances of Bad Boy, Fantastic Baby and Blue from the group’s Big Bang Alive Tour 2012 held in Seoul in February will be making it []

Big Bang #1 in Popularity Survey for First Half of 2012 [NEWS]


A survey was conducted by Lees PR, where in a total of 1,329 people were asked who the popular celebrities are for the first half of 2012. From the evaluation of male singers, Big Bang, a group that is actively supported not only in Korea but also in Japan, America, etc., came in first at 18.1%. They beat Lee Seunggi (11.3%), 2PM (8.1%), Rain (6.9%), and 2AM (5.7%). Shinhwa, who came back after four years on the 23rd of last month with []

GD&TOP, SNSD, and Miss A to have Collaboration Stages with "Kpop Star" Top 3 [NEWS]


A dream-like stage will be put on for SBS’ “K-Pop Star,” which is now at the top 3, Park Jimin, Baek Ahyeon, and Lee Hayi. Top Korean stars G-Dragon and TOP, Girl’s Generation, and Miss A will be collaborating with the three contestants. On the 18th, a representative revealed to Star News that G-Dragon and TOP will be performing on the K-Pop Star episode to be aired on the 22nd for a collaborative stage. Girl’s Generation, who is talked about every day []

Jeju Airlines, Model Contract with K-POP star ‘Big Bang’ (120418) [NEWS]


Affordable airline Jeju Airlines has joined hands with idol group Big Bang. Jeju Airlines has acquired Big Bang to lift their image as a global airline, because Big Bang is representative of K-Pop stars. This was revealed on April18th. Big Bang, as a 5 member group consisting of G-Dragon, Taeyang, TOP, Daesung, and Seungri will bring popularity to Jeju Airlines through their destinations of Japan, Hong Kong, Thailand, Philippines, and Vietnam. They will be on the home page, newspapers, magazines, online advertisements, []

Big Bang to appear on TV Asahi’s ‘Onegai! Ranking’ [NEWS]


It’s been revealed that Korean group BIGBANG will be making an appearance on TV Asahi’s popular variety program, ‘Onegai! Ranking‘. BIGBANG will be introduced by comedian Watanabe Naomi in the “Ima Hamatteiru Artist” (Artist I’m Into Right Now) segment of the program, and they will perform their new song, “FANTASTIC BABY“. Aside from Watanabe’s segment, the episode will star actress Nagasawa Masami and talento Oshima Mai, who were all born in 1987. The program’s ‘Strike Music‘ segment features 3 celebrities who were []