Archive for the ‘Meta’ Category

Announcement: Level 7 Civil Servant recaps now with less Joo-won
by | March 7, 2013 | 550 Comments
Okay, I have to get serious for a moment to address an issue that has just come to our attention. Dramabeans has had its very first DCMA takedown notice delivered, and sadly this is not a “Baby’s first milestone” sort of celebratory event. The notice came with scary legal lingo and accompanying threats to discontinue... More »

Open Thread #281
by | March 1, 2013 | 422 Comments
  Lunafly – “맑은 날 흐린 날” (Clear day cloudy day) [ Download ] RELATED POSTS Open Thread #280 Open Thread #279 Open Thread #278 Open Thread #277 No tags for this post.... More »

Dramabeans gets an updated look
by | August 21, 2012 | 167 Comments
  Looking around, you may notice a bit of a change — nothin’ fancy, just a few tweaks here and there, a splash of color to freshen up these parts. Every spring cleaning needs a fresh coat of paint to liven up the joint, right? So maybe we’re a little slow and got to spring... More »

CD/OST giveaway winners!
by | August 12, 2012 | 74 Comments
Thanks to everyone who entered our CD/OST giveaway! Now it’s time to announce our winners. We had a great time reading through all y’all’s entries, because it’s refreshing to step back from the dramas themselves once in a while and hear not just about how awesome a show is (or isn’t), but also what it... More »

Giveaway hootenanny: CDs and OSTs!
by | August 5, 2012 | 761 Comments
It’s a giveaway! It’s a hootenanny! It’s a giveaway hootenanny! Here’s the shortened version of how this giveaway came to be: gummimochi says, “Hey, I have this CD I want to give away to fans to celebrate my anniversary with Dramabeans,” and we says, “That’s a great idea, let’s steal it and give away LOTS... More »

Dramabeans 5-Year Anniversary Giveaway winner announced
by | January 29, 2012 | 101 Comments
girlfriday: Wheee! That was one long birthday party! I know we only turned five, but it feels like we turned 500! Thanks so much for all the love and support for Dramabeans all month long. javabeans: And while it’s the site having the birthday, we wanted to make the party about the readers, since otherwise... More »

Dramabeans 5-Year Anniversary Giveaway #4
by | January 22, 2012 | 1,545 Comments
javabeans: So here we are with the last giveaway in our five-year anniversary extravaganza! Phew, I’m tired. All this organizing is exhausting. Next year Dramabeans is just gonna have to deal with a store cake and a third-rate magician. girlfriday: Just no clowns. That’s no way to spend a birthday. javabeans: Now I know how... More »

Dramabeans 5-Year Anniversary Giveaway #3
by | January 15, 2012 | 1,011 Comments
girlfriday: Week three of the blazin’ birthday giveaway extravaganza extraordinaire! javabeans: You know what that means: More presents! Man, what a spoiled 5-year-old Dramabeans is. girlfriday: Right? If DB were a kid, we’d have one needy brat on our hands. javabeans: Then again, most 5-year-olds receive presents, and DB’s giving ‘em out. Although I don’t... More »

Dramabeans 5-Year Anniversary Giveaway #2
by | January 8, 2012 | 1,494 Comments
girlfriday: And the birthday bash continues! javabeans: As promised, we’re kicking off a new round of prizes, so if you didn’t win this time, you’ve got a brand new chance to try. Just please don’t break our site. girlfriday: Yeah, who knew free stuff would bring this many people out of the woodwork? javabeans: I... More »

Transplant Informers hosts City Hunter DVD sweepstakes
by | January 5, 2012 | 29 Comments
Heads up, giveaway lovers! We’re not the only ones holding giveaways this month: We’ve gotten word of a City Hunter DVD sweepstakes being held by Transplant Informers (a blog in association with the Asian American Donor Program), which has launched a project using Korean dramas as an outlet to educate about bone marrow donation. (Using... More »

Dramabeans 5-Year Anniversary Giveaway #1
by | January 1, 2012 | 2,410 Comments
javabeans: Happy New Year! Another year has zoomed by — time flies when you’re watching dramas, don’tcha know — and 2012 marks an extra-special moment for us at Dramabeans, because the site turns 5 this month. girlfriday: Happy birthday Dramabeans! You’re finally old enough to go to kindergarten! javabeans: Or advanced into middle age, if... More »