The Spoiled Yak

120. The Spoiled Yak – Run On

It’s the end of the year and as we all reflect on the dramas we loved in 2021, we thought it would be a good time to release this Spoiled Yak on one of our favorites—Run On. Our friend, Seoulbeats editor Rimi, joins Anisa Paroma for a long and detailed squee session about the show.… Continue reading 120. The Spoiled Yak – Run On

What's Up in Dramaland?

118. What’s Up in Dramaland – December Premieres: Our Beloved Summer | Uncle | Bad & Crazy | Snowdrop

In our final What's Up in Dreamland of the year—what.—Anisa and Paroma discuss December premieres, with a meaningful tangent about political protest. As we anticipated during recording, The Silent Sea does now have an airdate and will be dropping on Dec 24.  There are plenty of ways you can participate in Dramas Over Flowers' year-end festivities. See… Continue reading 118. What’s Up in Dramaland – December Premieres: Our Beloved Summer | Uncle | Bad & Crazy | Snowdrop

The Long Yak

117. The Long Yak – Jirisan | My Name | Dali and Gamjatang | Happiness | Melancholia

Welcome to the last Long Yak of 2021! Join us for a long conversation as we catch up with each other on all the dramas on our plate. Use the hashtag #DramasOver2021 on twitter and review the dramas you watched in 2021! We'll retweet every one of them. ❤ Links: Send us your voice notes for the… Continue reading 117. The Long Yak – Jirisan | My Name | Dali and Gamjatang | Happiness | Melancholia

The Spoiled Yak

116. The Spoiled Yak – Yumi’s Cells Season 1

Paroma and friend of the podcast, Just Me, discuss the first season of Yumi's Cells - the perfect casting, the amazing music, the beats of the story that surprised us, the weight and beauty of the ending, and what we think will happen next! You can find Just Me on twitter @justepicness. Links: Download the Kdrama… Continue reading 116. The Spoiled Yak – Yumi’s Cells Season 1

The Wild Yak

114. The Wild Yak – Squid Game: Episodes 7-9

Finally, we have arrived at the titular Squid Game! Anisa is joined by our friend kfangurl to finish up this dystopic voyage into the human psyche. We take a spoilery dive into episodes 7-9, discussing those much-maligned English speaking actors, whether the ending worked for us, and our thoughts on a second season.  Links: kfangurl's excellent… Continue reading 114. The Wild Yak – Squid Game: Episodes 7-9

The Wild Yak

113. The Wild Yak – Web dramas and why we love them

In this Wild Yak, Anisa and Paroma talk to Tina, our friend and an aficionado of Korean web dramas, about what makes web dramas unique and appealing, the benefits and drawbacks of the format, and how they’re changing in this new era of streaming. Tina and Paroma also give Anisa some web series recommendations because… Continue reading 113. The Wild Yak – Web dramas and why we love them

The Wild Yak

110. The Wild Yak – Squid Game: Episodes 4-6

We're back with more spoiled squids! Saya and Anisa discuss the devastating developments and twisty turns in Episodes 4-6 of Squid Game, which is slowly killing us even as we can't stop watching. We discuss the show's brilliant takedown of neoliberal capitalism, how it implicates even the viewer, and what it has in common with Vincenzo (links to… Continue reading 110. The Wild Yak – Squid Game: Episodes 4-6

The Wild Yak

109. The Wild Yak – Squid Game: Episodes 1-3

Squid Game really took over the world, huh? We talk the whys and wherefores of it becoming the biggest show ever in next week's What's Up in Dramaland, but for now, have Saya and Anisa's spoilery thoughts on Episodes 1-3. Let us know what you thought of this bonkers, brilliant setup to the deadly game.… Continue reading 109. The Wild Yak – Squid Game: Episodes 1-3

The Long Yak

108. The Long Yak – D.P. | Hometown Cha Cha Cha | Police University | Hospital Playlist 2 | The Rational Life

The Long Yak is back! After a bunch of spoiled yaks and wild yaks, we’re back with the classic yak flavor! ...Okay that sounded weird - we’re not eating Goguma, don’t worry. In this episode, we talk about some shows we’ve started and finished over the last couple of months. A heads up that we… Continue reading 108. The Long Yak – D.P. | Hometown Cha Cha Cha | Police University | Hospital Playlist 2 | The Rational Life

The Long Yak

102. The Long Yak – Hospital Playlist 2 | Mad for Each Other | Imitation | So Not Worth It

This month, we have the return of the wooly mammoth! We’ve had more reasonably sized yaks lately, but we had a lot of dramas to talk about when we sat down to record this, so settle in for a long one. This yak is premiere-heavy—we discuss our first impressions of a LOT of shows, as… Continue reading 102. The Long Yak – Hospital Playlist 2 | Mad for Each Other | Imitation | So Not Worth It