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Ghost Doctor| 고스트 닥터 | TOPIK 2022 Thought Dump

Ghost Doctor| 고스트 닥터 | TOPIK 2022 Thought Dump

S5E4 · · 26:08

I am not ghosting you. I'm here now. So let me just dabble a bit about Ghost Doctor and this year's TOPIK exam as a warm up to more episodes for the remaining months of the year.

Thirty-Nine| 서른, 아홉 | Where are your friends?

Thirty-Nine| 서른, 아홉 | Where are your friends?

S5E3 · · 28:14

I thought I wouldn't make it to two episodes this month because life has been quite busy, but here's my take on 39 and how I envy their friendship. Also, who's excited for the Korean...

My Liberation Notes| 나의 해방일지 | Plus some life updates

My Liberation Notes| 나의 해방일지 | Plus some life updates

S5E2 · · 36:59

A week late, but what matters is that I'm here now. Have you seen My Liberation Notes? Did I tell you it might change how you view love and relationships? Well, I might tell you that...

Twenty-Five Twenty-One | 스물다섯 스물하나 | They don't end up together

Twenty-Five Twenty-One | 스물다섯 스물하나 | They don't end up together

S5E1 · · 28:03

SPOILER ALERT! They're not going to end up together. Is it still worth watching if that were the case? That and more of my thoughts about this Kdrama and other things. Also, I still ...

The Beginning of the End

The Beginning of the End

S4E11 · · 15:26

Don't worry, the podcast is not ending soon and I'm not thinking of dragging it to failure. I know "the beginning of the end" might have a bad connotation, but it means something els...

Season 4 Finale (Raw)

Season 4 Finale (Raw)

S4E10 · · 19:39

As scheduled, I'm releasing the season finale today. It's raw. No edits. Just my free flowing thoughts about the audience, the podcast, what I'm thinking and curious about, and what ...

Dream High 2 | 드림 하이 2 | Careers in KDramas + Music Concerns

Dream High 2 | 드림 하이 2 | Careers in KDramas + Music Concerns

S4E9 · · 14:34

While Dream High 2 doesn't follow the story of the characters from Dream High 1, it brings new stories following the same formula from the first run. In this episode, I talk about a)...

Love and Leashes| 모럴 센스 | KMovie Review + Why KDrama/Movie Titles Are Sometimes Inconsistent

Love and Leashes| 모럴 센스 | KMovie Review + Why KDrama/Movie Titles Are Sometimes Inconsistent

S4E8 · · 12:35

Here's a post-valentine's day episode about a Korean movie released during the peak of valentine's. It's a short one and is in a different format from previous episodes, and I hope t...

Dream High| 드림 하이 | KDrama Review + Idols in Kdramas

Dream High| 드림 하이 | KDrama Review + Idols in Kdramas

S4E7 · · 27:25

It's Valentine's day and maybe we're all happily single. Or not. In today's episode, I talk about a Kdrama from the year 2011 and what I think of older Kdramas. I'll also share my th...

Our Beloved Summer| 그해 우리는 | KDrama Review + How to Move On When Your Fave KDrama Ends

Our Beloved Summer| 그해 우리는 | KDrama Review + How to Move On When Your Fave KDrama Ends

S4E6 · · 33:36

Is January still too cold for you? Well, worry not because Our Beloved Summer is meant to give you warmth this season. Also, if you've already seen Our Beloved Summer and you're worr...

You are my Spring | 너는 나의 봄 | RomCom KDrama Review + Is the Endless Love Series having a comeback?

You are my Spring | 너는 나의 봄 | RomCom KDrama Review + Is the Endless Love Series having a comeback?

S4E5 · · 32:59

Were you already watching Kdramas when the Endless Love series were launched? Probably not, and that's okay. Because of the Kdramas "You are my Spring" and "Our Beloved Summer", I th...

My Mister | 나의 아저씨 | IU Kdrama Review + Thoughts About May-December Affairs

My Mister | 나의 아저씨 | IU Kdrama Review + Thoughts About May-December Affairs

S4E4 · · 30:08

Are you warming up to the year 2022 just yet? I'm also still warming up to everything I'm doing, but here's a review of IU's best Kdrama performance so far. I also mention a bit abou...

2022 Kdrama and Korean Language Learning Resolutions

2022 Kdrama and Korean Language Learning Resolutions

S4E3 · · 27:42

Happy new year! And as it's the beginning of the year, I decided to share a bit about my own resolutions with regards to watching Kdrama and learning/studying the Korean language bef...

Early Year-End Greetings

Early Year-End Greetings

S4E · · 05:38

I'm sending this early year-end greeting because I'll be 정신 없다 in the next two weeks. Happy holidays and let's get back to talking Kdrama and Korean language when 2022 begins ^^

Dear My Friends | 디어 마이 프렌즈 | Feel-Good KDrama Review + How You Lose Your Name in a Korean Society

Dear My Friends | 디어 마이 프렌즈 | Feel-Good KDrama Review + How You Lose Your Name in a Korean Society

S4E2 · · 35:19

It's almost Christmas time and maybe you're looking for a feel-good Kdrama? Well, worry no more because Dear My Friends is such a light-hearted drama that will just lift up your spir...

Hellbound | 지옥 | Korean Cult Drama Review + Thoughts About Fringe Religions

Hellbound | 지옥 | Korean Cult Drama Review + Thoughts About Fringe Religions

S4E1 · · 35:32

Welcome to the fourth season of Kingka Podcast! This season, we'll discover both old and new Kdramas while also covering special topics such as the episode called "Kdrama subs and du...

Happy Anniversary, Kingkas and Queenkas!

Happy Anniversary, Kingkas and Queenkas!

S3E · · 08:22

It's the first anniversary of the podcast. I recorded this short message to express my thanks to all of you and to share some updates ;)

I Can Speak | 아이 캔 스피크 (2017) | 이제훈 Korean Movie Review

I Can Speak | 아이 캔 스피크 (2017) | 이제훈 Korean Movie Review

S3E11 · · 38:59

Here's the 4th 이제훈 film that I'm featuring on this podcast. It's a story of an old lady who meets a public service officer who then starts pestering him to teach her English once she...

My Paparotti | 파파로티 (2013) | 이제훈 Korean Movie Review

My Paparotti | 파파로티 (2013) | 이제훈 Korean Movie Review

S3E10 · · 25:21

Here's the 3rd 이제훈 film that I'm featuring on this podcast. It's a story of a thug-turned-classical singer. It has everything you need: drama, action, romcom, comedy, what else are y...

Just Friends | 친구사이 (2009) | 이제훈 Korean BL Short Film Review

Just Friends | 친구사이 (2009) | 이제훈 Korean BL Short Film Review

S3E9 · · 26:27

This is the 2nd 이제훈 film that I'm featuring on this podcast. It is a boy love short film initially released in 2009. This appears to be the first lead role 이제훈 has ever had. He did g...

KDrama Subs and Dubs | A Commentary on Translations and Interpretations

KDrama Subs and Dubs | A Commentary on Translations and Interpretations

S3E8 · · 32:35

Are Kdrama subtitles botched? Are Kdramas failing in introducing us to Korean culture? Is Squid Game really a different show if you don't speak and understand Korean? Why do you thin...

Time to Hunt | 사냥의 시간 (2020) | 이제훈 Korean Movie Review

Time to Hunt | 사냥의 시간 (2020) | 이제훈 Korean Movie Review

S3E7 · · 29:05

During the first half of the season, I featured films that had 김혜수 in it. In the next four movie features, 이제훈 is our guy. I'll be featuring his four of his films. Today, we'll have ...

Squid Game | 오징어 게임 | Korean Dystopian Survival Drama Review

Squid Game | 오징어 게임 | Korean Dystopian Survival Drama Review

S3E6 · · 30:24

It's only been a week since Squid Game was released on Netflix and everyone's talking about it everywhere already. So I decided to share my own questionable takes about this dystopia...

Racket Boys | 라켓소년단 | Korean Sports Drama Review

Racket Boys | 라켓소년단 | Korean Sports Drama Review

S3E5 · · 20:30

This is the first drama series I'm reviewing for the season. It has been all about movies in the past four episodes, and this time hear me out as I share my relatively fresh thoughts...

Midseason Update

Midseason Update

S3E · · 04:24

Hi! I'm not releasing an episode today, but I just wanted to greet you all and share some updates.

The Day I Died | 내가 죽던 날 (2020) | Korean Movie Review

The Day I Died | 내가 죽던 날 (2020) | Korean Movie Review

S3E4 · · 16:00

This is our final 김혜수 movie for the season. 내가 죽던 날 or The Day I Died is a calm thriller about self-discovery and finding reasons for living. Although the setting may look grim and d...

The Thieves | 도둑들 (2012) | Korean Movie Review

The Thieves | 도둑들 (2012) | Korean Movie Review

S3E3 · · 20:30

This is the 3rd of 4 episodes featuring the movies starring 김혜수. 도둑들 is a film released in 2012 and follows a group of thieves on their most ambitious heist ever. I have some great n...

Tazza: The High Rollers | 타짜 (2006) | Korean Movie Review

Tazza: The High Rollers | 타짜 (2006) | Korean Movie Review

S3E2 · · 26:45

This is the 2nd of 4 episodes featuring the movies starring 김혜수. 타짜 may be from 15 years ago, but the visuals and themes aren't really far very far from what we have these days. Well...

Life and Death of The Hollywood Kid | 할리우드 키드의 생애 (1994) | Korean Movie Review

Life and Death of The Hollywood Kid | 할리우드 키드의 생애 (1994) | Korean Movie Review

S3E1 · · 41:53

I'm opening the 3rd season of Kingka Podcast with a really old movie. Life and Death of the Hollywood Kid is a film released in 1994 and the only reason I had this on my watchlist wa...

Signal X Law School | 시그널 X 로스쿨 | Kingka Podcast Season Ender

Signal X Law School | 시그널 X 로스쿨 | Kingka Podcast Season Ender

S2E20 · · 35:31

For the season ender, here are two Kdramas that are definitely fantastic and binge-worthy! There are NO MAJOR SPOILERS in this episode. But still, listen at your own risk ^^