Encounter: First Impressions and Unfiltered Thoughts

Encounter started off with vibrant colors, the sweet charm of Park Bo Gum, and the sophisticated class of Song Hye Kyo. It is not even fully subbed yet, but Kdrama Jen has some first impressions and pretty much stream-of-consciousness unfiltered thoughts. Read for first impressions of Encounter. Continue reading

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Twelve Nights – First Impressions and Unfiltered Thoughts

It’s been almost a week since the sudden death of DramaFever.  And I’ve been grieving the loss of three currently airing dramas, whose endings I hope to be able to watch at a later date.  Until then, I’ve been searching for a couple other new dramas to fill the void.  I came across this travel drama from Channel A and decided to check it out!  Join me as I share my first impressions and unfiltered thoughts on Twelve Nights.

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First Impressions & Unfiltered Thoughts Bad Papa – Knockout or Not?

I’m absolutely overwhelmed with all the choices in new dramas this past week.  It’s a good time to be a drama fan!  But if you’re like me and just can’t squeeze ALL the new shows into your schedule, that also means it’s time for some ‘tough love’.   Join Kmuse and me to see if Jang Hyuk’s new drama, Bad Papa, is a worthy contender for your watch list.

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The Guest: A Special Twitter Edition First Impression Post

Sometimes a drama rolls around and you watch, you contemplate, and you go to Twitter to live tweet your reactions.  Yes, Hand: The Guest (I will just be calling it The Guest for the rest of the post) is that kind of drama.  So sit back and enjoy as I search twitter for the best tweets to try and describe my feelings on this drama.  Because sometimes what you say while you in the middle of watching turns out to be the most entertaining thing you can say. Continue reading

First Impressions & Unfiltered Thoughts: Lee Yoo Ri Shines in Makjang Drama Hide & Seek

Are you searching for a classic weekend drama where you hate the evil grandmother and wish everyone was a little less crooked (except for our leading lady Lee Yoo Ri)?  Then how about taking a look at the new drama Hide & Seek?  Come join me as I give you my first impressions & unfiltered thoughts on the first 8 episodes and why it might not matter that the drama is just OK because Lee Yoo Ri is brilliant. Continue reading

Podcast Episode #37: Chinese version of Hogwarts? Yes please!

So. . . due to weather and airport complications after the BTS concert this past week we were not able to record our regularly scheduled Still 17 Podcap.  But never fear, since it will be ready for next week.  In the meantime, join Kmuse & Kdrama Jen as they discuss their latest Chinese drama addiction Fights Break Sphere in today’s Cozy Chat.  We promise you that it is more interesting than the title makes it appear.
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5 Reasons to Check Out Kdrama Still 17 (Thirty but Seventeen)

Sometimes you go into a drama with a clean slate.  You have heard the basic synopsis but other than that you don’t really have an opinion on the actors or anything beyond.  Will you be surprised?  Will you be disappointed?  It just so happened that Still 17 (Thirty but Seventeen) is just such a drama and blew all The Fangirls away.  Come join us as we give you the five reasons you should check this show out ASAP. Continue reading