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by ballistic88
Mar 7th, '06, 07:41
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: [CDrama] Return Of The Condor Heroes (CCTV, 2006)
Replies: 1277
Views: 273457

This is going to sound really weird, but when I was checking out YesAsia's release of ROCH 2006, I am having doubts about it since they're ONLY charging approx $60.00 for it. Yeah, yeah, I shouldn't be complaining but considering what they usually charge for similar releases, i want to make sure tha...
by ballistic88
Feb 12th, '06, 07:19
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: [CDrama] Return Of The Condor Heroes (CCTV, 2006)
Replies: 1277
Views: 273457

Has anyone noticed this?: http://us.yesasia.com/en/mc/-/10badSlimV/featureArticle.aspx/section-videos/code-c/version-all/articleId-59/ http://us.yesasia.com/en/PrdDept.aspx/code-c/section-videos/pid-1004094598/ I'm hoping and praying that this is just the first of many, many steps in the right direc...
by ballistic88
Jan 19th, '06, 06:11
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: Jdorama 2006 Janurary - March [Info + Links]
Replies: 69
Views: 39077

Hello all... I wanted to find out if anyone has more information about this 'series'?---> http://jdorama.com/drama.966.htm = Satomi Hakenden 里見八犬伝. The description/review by horizon180 really piqued my interest. So is this basically just a 'movie' type deal, split into two parts? Special episode? A...
by ballistic88
Jan 7th, '06, 21:28
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: [CDrama] Return Of The Condor Heroes (CCTV, 2006)
Replies: 1277
Views: 273457

hehe... yeah, I guess with most Asian dramas in general, one great thing is that our actors CAN pull off roles of varying ages. A good recent example was 1 litre of tears, Sawajiri Erika played the role of Aya from 15 thru 25. Another upcoming one is if I'm not mistaken, My Girl and I (KDrama). Song...
by ballistic88
Jan 7th, '06, 21:15
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: [CDrama] Return Of The Condor Heroes (CCTV, 2006)
Replies: 1277
Views: 273457

Well if she would look like LYF she could bug me as much as she wants :P :roll LoL...I feel you. What do you think of Sun Fei Fei...she's new to the scene as well...just like LYF and Yang Mi...Mainland are picking up good looking girls now. This is another Jin Yong's production. It's not out yet. S...
by ballistic88
Jan 7th, '06, 20:52
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: Jdorama 2006 Janurary - March [Info + Links]
Replies: 69
Views: 39077

Hello all... I wanted to find out if anyone has more information about this 'series'?---> http://jdorama.com/drama.966.htm = Satomi Hakenden 里見八犬伝. The description/review by horizon180 really piqued my interest. So is this basically just a 'movie' type deal, split into two parts? Special episode? An...
by ballistic88
Jan 6th, '06, 22:01
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: [CDrama] Return Of The Condor Heroes (CCTV, 2006)
Replies: 1277
Views: 273457

Those DVD's sure sound hella tempting... even if I do understand only 1/8 of it. Since it's going to be released in China first, of course, YesAsia should carry it around the same time, yeah? Or do you guys know of other sources that someone like me from the US can tap into? Thanks!
by ballistic88
Jan 3rd, '06, 04:08
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: [CDrama] Return Of The Condor Heroes (CCTV, 2006)
Replies: 1277
Views: 273457

As usual, thanks crazylife123 for the info, updates, and the Yang Mi stuff. Say, what's that drama called, btw?
by ballistic88
Jan 1st, '06, 20:58
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: [CDrama] Return Of The Condor Heroes (CCTV, 2006)
Replies: 1277
Views: 273457

Just a quick, but heartfelt request to no one in particular... no more spoilers please? Or at least, warn us before you decide to pop one up? I understand this series has had a huge following from the git go, but for noobs like myself, I'd love to experience this series much the same way a lot of y...
by ballistic88
Dec 30th, '05, 20:20
Forum: Korean Culture & Entertainment
Topic: What is your favorite Kmovie?
Replies: 226
Views: 74105

Voted for My Sassy Girl (Yupki Girl)... hands down my favorite KMovie so far... funny, witty, and a hella pretty actress to boot (I always see her face plastered on cosmetics ads, and most of the time at Chinese stores and at the 99 Ranch Market! :P )!!
by ballistic88
Dec 30th, '05, 20:14
Forum: KDrama Discussions
Topic: Damo (MBC, 2003)
Replies: 65
Views: 27819

Has anyone seen the uncut version? Unfortunately those DVD's do not come with English subs... And, knuts , what do you mean by the "words at the end" for which you need a translation? Are you referring to the words on the bottom right corner of the final scene after the zoom-out? The softsubs that ...
by ballistic88
Dec 27th, '05, 08:17
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: [CDrama] Return Of The Condor Heroes (CCTV, 2006)
Replies: 1277
Views: 273457

Just a quick, but heartfelt request to no one in particular... no more spoilers please? Or at least, warn us before you decide to pop one up? I understand this series has had a huge following from the git go, but for noobs like myself, I'd love to experience this series much the same way a lot of yo...
by ballistic88
Dec 24th, '05, 21:56
Forum: International Community
Topic: Chinese D-Addicts
Replies: 668
Views: 1453531

聖誕快樂 !!!!!!!! :D
by ballistic88
Dec 23rd, '05, 22:55
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: [CDrama] Return Of The Condor Heroes (CCTV, 2006)
Replies: 1277
Views: 273457

So... this series should range right around 30-50 some odd episodes, yeah? So from January till probably the beginning of the following year will be this be on the air. Wow, believe me, I do not envy you guys the subbing work you agreed to do, but I am very grateful that you decided to do it. My goa...
by ballistic88
Dec 21st, '05, 20:45
Forum: Korean Culture & Entertainment
Topic: My Girl and I (upcoming movie)
Replies: 43
Views: 18739

Awesome stuff!! My all time favorite K-actress in her first movie!! Can't wait... never seen anyone as funny, goofy, natural, and stunningly gorgeous as Song Hye-kyo. I'll be sure to keep watch on YesAsia everyday starting March 2006!! They'd better carry the Eng subbed DVD, or else they'll lose one...
by ballistic88
Dec 14th, '05, 23:55
Forum: Korean Actors & Actresses
Topic: Best looking Korean Women
Replies: 516
Views: 199230

It's amazing that the consensus is heavily towards Song Hye-kyo... I guess I really shouldn't be surprised since I voted for her as well... :wub: First time I ever saw her was in Autumn in my Heart. She is most definitely gorgeous! She's the type of person who will make heads turn whenever she walks...
by ballistic88
Dec 14th, '05, 23:49
Forum: Life & Relationships
Topic: What languages do you know?
Replies: 485
Views: 112242

Fluent in:
English and Tagalog (Filipino)

So-so in:
Fukien (old Taiwanese type language - mom speaks it fluently) and Mandarin - NOT NEARLY enough to do without subs though =(

Learning:
Japanese - of course!
Korean - picking up bits and pieces

:thumright:
by ballistic88
Dec 14th, '05, 08:29
Forum: Korean Actors & Actresses
Topic: Best looking Korean Women
Replies: 516
Views: 199230

I don't have the information right in front of me right now, but I believe Gu Hye Joo is not an actress by trade. If memory serves, she was Miss Korea in 2000. I think she was in just one drama or movie at one point or another. She's pretty good at avoiding attention otherwise. There is very little...
by ballistic88
Dec 14th, '05, 08:11
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Things I noticed from Jdramas.
Replies: 253
Views: 85163

nyuk, nyuk, nyuk.... :lol this thread is hella funny!! Too true on a lot of things people said in here... guess I took it for granted since I went to a Chinese school in the Philippines a LOOOOOOOOOOng time ago. to me, the stuff I saw on JDoramas was normal, except for all the bowing, of course... b...
by ballistic88
Dec 14th, '05, 07:04
Forum: Korean Actors & Actresses
Topic: Best looking Korean Women
Replies: 516
Views: 199230

hi...im new to the forum...i was web searching for bi rain and glad found this board...hope everyone is fine :) Im quite new to korean drama and i dont know a lot of names but i think the prettiest one has got to be the one in Full House Song Hye-kyo... and probably the same level as her is the one...
by ballistic88
Dec 14th, '05, 04:05
Forum: Korean Actors & Actresses
Topic: Best looking Korean Women
Replies: 516
Views: 199230

Hmmm... let's see: 1. Song Hye-kyo 2. Jeon Ji-hyun (ever seen her CM's? wow...) 3. Ha Ji-won 4. Kim Tae-hee 5. Gu Hye-joo 6. Choi ji-woo (not so much now, but definitely when she was younger) 7. Son Yae-jin 8. Lee Eun-ju 9. Kim Jung-hwa 10. Han Ji-hye My top 10...! :mrgreen: *edit*: For those who ar...
by ballistic88
Dec 12th, '05, 19:38
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: So.. What was the first drama you watched??
Replies: 1694
Views: 278872

Hmm.. the series you're referring to that has Utada Hikaru's "First Love" as the theme song was Majo no Jouken (魔女の条件)... I forgot the english title... Forbidden Love or something like that? dunno if you've seen it before, but if you want to check out another series featuring an Utada Hikaru song, ...
by ballistic88
Dec 12th, '05, 19:21
Forum: International Community
Topic: Chinese D-Addicts
Replies: 668
Views: 1453531

Re: stuff

Hi there i am a new member i am not chinese and can't speak chinese but i just love chinese movies and tv series... do anyone in here i mean anyone knows a site where i can order chinese tv series (ancient) like these kind of tv series chinese paladin and tian long ba bu that have english subtitle ...
by ballistic88
Dec 12th, '05, 19:12
Forum: International Community
Topic: Chinese D-Addicts
Replies: 668
Views: 1453531

Hello everyone... I'm half-Chinese... does that count? :blink I still remember how to read a bit in Chinese, just don't know what the heck I'm reading. Anyway, I've been a fan of JDoramas, and some Kdramas as well as movies for a couple of years now. I've just very recently got into watching CDramas...
by ballistic88
Dec 12th, '05, 19:02
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: [CDrama] Return Of The Condor Heroes (CCTV, 2006)
Replies: 1277
Views: 273457

crazylife123 wrote:Not sure if that's the actual condor they're going to use but i hope not.

Image
Uhhh... looks like a fluffed-up, malnourished Acme bird from the old looney tunes shows...
by ballistic88
Dec 12th, '05, 18:59
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: [CDrama] Return Of The Condor Heroes (CCTV, 2006)
Replies: 1277
Views: 273457

wow... I googled all three uhh, older, ladies you guys mentioned and I must say... they look hella good for someone in their thirties. They can really pass for someone younger. D*mnit, times like this I wish I didn't have to rely on subtitles to watch these shows. I blame my mom!! hehehe... not real...
by ballistic88
Dec 10th, '05, 08:52
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: [CDrama] Return Of The Condor Heroes (CCTV, 2006)
Replies: 1277
Views: 273457

i've been taught to approach a situation with an 'empty cup' mentality. Meaning, no expectations. I'd rather see for myself what kind of job she and or the other cast members will do before I make my judgment. The last time I assumed something about someone or something, hey, I just made an ASS out ...
by ballistic88
Dec 8th, '05, 05:19
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: [CDrama] Return Of The Condor Heroes (CCTV, 2006)
Replies: 1277
Views: 273457

LOCH is about Yang Guo's father 'Yang Kang', his mother Mu Nan Ci, his uncle Guo Jing, and his aunt Huang Rong. ROCH is about Yang Guo, Xiao Long Nu, etc... HSDS take place 200 years after ROCH. The storyline mentioned Huang Rong/Guo Jing. Yang Guo/Xiao Long Nu's great grand daughter appears in thi...
by ballistic88
Dec 8th, '05, 01:44
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: [CDrama] Return Of The Condor Heroes (CCTV, 2006)
Replies: 1277
Views: 273457

ballistic...Legend of Condor Heroes is the prequel to Return of Condor Heroes. I don't know if you had the chance to watch Heavenly Sword Dragon Sabre. Sanine upload the series the last two months. Anyways, HSDS is the sequel ROCH. Ok, so if I understand you correctly, basically HSDS comes after th...
by ballistic88
Dec 7th, '05, 21:31
Forum: Life & Relationships
Topic: I wish I was tall T_T
Replies: 576
Views: 110600

6'0ft or 182.88cm... please feel free to correct my calculation in case I'm wrong... :scratch:
by ballistic88
Dec 7th, '05, 19:47
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: [CDrama] Return Of The Condor Heroes (CCTV, 2006)
Replies: 1277
Views: 273457

Wow, great character info there!! Makes me want to watch the show even more!! :w00t: *on a side note: I wanna be Yang Guo. Seems like every single woman on that show loves him... lucky bastard. I'll be more than happy to settle for just Liu Yi Fei, though... :mrgreen: What are you talking about?? G...
by ballistic88
Dec 7th, '05, 00:21
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: [CDrama] Return Of The Condor Heroes (CCTV, 2006)
Replies: 1277
Views: 273457

Wow, great character info there!! Makes me want to watch the show even more!! :w00t:

*on a side note: I wanna be Yang Guo. Seems like every single woman on that show loves him... lucky bastard. I'll be more than happy to settle for just Liu Yi Fei, though... :mrgreen:
by ballistic88
Dec 6th, '05, 02:52
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: [CDrama] Return Of The Condor Heroes (CCTV, 2006)
Replies: 1277
Views: 273457

A scavenger hunt it is then... say, which season is the one before this? 2003, yeah? Time to hit that search button again, or at least the nearest Chinese video store! Thx!! :lol Yes the 2003 version is the latest ... you could get it at jems site or clubbox. Great stuff... thank you for all the in...
by ballistic88
Dec 6th, '05, 02:24
Forum: Chinese Actors & Actresses
Topic: CHARLENE CHOI CHECK YIN
Replies: 15
Views: 8166

She was hilarious in 'The Twins Effect II'... I like her character on that one, as well as her role in Jackie Chan's 'New Police Story', small as it was.
by ballistic88
Dec 5th, '05, 23:39
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: So.. What was the first drama you watched??
Replies: 1694
Views: 278872

For the longest time, it seems, I've been trying to figure this out but aaaackk! Who cares anymore... it was either Gokusen or Itsumo Futari de... funny things is, I got started on this whole Asian drama craze because of a song, and not necessarily a drama show. I attribute it all to the very first ...
by ballistic88
Dec 5th, '05, 20:15
Forum: KDrama Discussions
Topic: Damo (MBC, 2003)
Replies: 65
Views: 27819

I've never been too much into overly melodramatic shows, which is what most Korean dramas end up as, but... SPOILER: I must say that I really liked this series. The primary reason I bought it was because of Ha Ji-Won, and the fact that it had a great balance of plot as well as great action scenes. T...
by ballistic88
Dec 5th, '05, 19:39
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: [CDrama] Return Of The Condor Heroes (CCTV, 2006)
Replies: 1277
Views: 273457

WroW wrote:
ballistic88 wrote:
If you want to be up to date for this one just watch Legend of Condor hero before.

Ahh I want that poster :D
A scavenger hunt it is then... say, which season is the one before this? 2003, yeah? Time to hit that search button again, or at least the nearest Chinese video store! Thx!! :lol
by ballistic88
Dec 5th, '05, 19:33
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: [CDrama] Return Of The Condor Heroes (CCTV, 2006)
Replies: 1277
Views: 273457

I'm ashamed to say it, but I have never seen, or at least do not remember seeing a Condor Heroes episode. I may have when I was younger since I was in Asia and when my Mandarin was ok, but now I need Eng Subs much like most everyone else here (though I can still read bits and pieces here and there)....
by ballistic88
Dec 5th, '05, 18:50
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: JSoTW Poll - 12/11/05 - Koi wo nan nen yasundemasu ka
Replies: 77
Views: 21290

I'm liking the synopsis of Hitonatsu no Papa... but is it that bad as many have said? For those that have watched it, what didn't you like about it? On the other hand, I like the cast in Dreams of Romance; lots of familiar names. Not sure which of the two to vote for. :-( Hmm... can't say it's bad....
by ballistic88
Dec 2nd, '05, 22:37
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: JSoTW Poll - 12/11/05 - Koi wo nan nen yasundemasu ka
Replies: 77
Views: 21290

Hello everyone, semi-new here, but I'm voting for "Dreams of Romance / Koi wo nan nen sudemasu ka?", since I've already seen the others. Plus, how can you beat having Iijima Naoko, Kuroki Hitomi, and Yada Akiko in one show...? Take care, all! (And of course, thank you again to all those who make it ...
by ballistic88
Nov 26th, '05, 02:46
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: For New Members - Introduce Yourselves!
Replies: 1500
Views: 300416

Hello everyone... name's Gene and I guess I'm new here as well, to the forums anyway. I've been in and out of d-addicts for the last year or so and just barely started posting. Anyway, hope everyone had a great Thanksgiving (those of you in the US)! Have a great weekend to everyone else!! :mrgreen:
by ballistic88
Nov 25th, '05, 21:51
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: So.. What was the first drama you watched??
Replies: 1694
Views: 278872

hello everyone... first drama I ever saw was Itsumo Futaride and/or Gokusen (I always get confused on which one I actually saw first), and they were both raw episodes to boot! It was showing on ch.18 here in the Los Angeles area, I forget what the station's called, and with no subs. It's a wonder I ...
by ballistic88
Nov 25th, '05, 21:40
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: [poll] Beautiful Women in Japan
Replies: 344
Views: 150333

Hmmm... how bout Hasegawa Kyoko? I know she's not on the list and there's limits to it, but I figured she was worth a mention. I did vote for Yada Akiko, though. If anyone's seen 'Last Christmas', then you'll know why (she was awesome on 'My Little Chef' as well)... :mrgreen: Matsushima Nanako is st...
by ballistic88
Nov 25th, '05, 21:10
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Ito Misaki
Replies: 267
Views: 124127

Just one more question: the torrent that's marked Final Story for Densha on TVNihon's site is the same as the Ep11 (final) that's being shared here on D-Addicts, yeah? Probably a stupid question, but I just want to make sure... and of course, thank you to the subbers for their hard work!! :salut:
by ballistic88
Nov 25th, '05, 19:30
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Ito Misaki
Replies: 267
Views: 124127

The English softsubs for Densha Otoko have been completed and are available here under the Subtitles subtopic...moreover TV Nihon has also fansubbed this with hardsubbed episodes on their tracker. http://tvnihon.dragoneye.ca/ Wow, thank you so much!! I actually found the soft subs and raw files rig...
by ballistic88
Nov 25th, '05, 19:13
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Ito Misaki
Replies: 267
Views: 124127

Hey everyone... it's probably too soon to ask about this, but does anyone know if the Densha Otoko series has been picked up by a fan subbing group? it would be awesome to watch this series, and since I'm not a native Japanese speaker, the English subs would help... :D . I found the raws easily enou...