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Extravagant Challenge (Skip Beat! Live Action) – 03 Impression

Episode 03

ARGH! I had spent an hour writing a review in a 30 degrees room without air conditioning or a fan and wordpress had conveniently decided to delete my post! I hate it when that happens. As such, this will now be a short review instead of a long one as I would get a heat stroke if I were to spend another hour rewriting the post with a blanket over me (yes, i am using a blanket despite it being 30 degrees as a 60 degrees laptop would burn my leg otherwise).

After slightly over 3 hours into the series, we are finally shown Gong Xi’s official acceptance into the Love Me department of LME.

It had definitely taken a long time to get to this point, but what’s more interesting to note, is the change in Du Helian’s voice actor.

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Extravagant Challenge (Skip Beat! Live Action) – 02 Impression

Episode 02

Yawn… Sadly, the second episode had continued on with the trend of dragging things out.

I find it upsetting that after 2 episodes, the show had yet to cover up till the point of Gong Xi entering the entertainment industry and has lingered on her pre-show biz stage through the addition of scenes that really didn’t give much added value to the show.

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Extravagant Challenge (Skip Beat! Live Action) – 01 Review

Episode 1

After years of waiting, the live action version of the series has finally aired.

I really love this manga to bits and have been looking forward to seeing how this drama fares.

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Anime News Updates! 18/8/11

I know it has been more than a week since the last news update but I did update with a list of the Fall Anime Previews last week. =p So here is the Anime News Update for this week!

In this News Update:

  • Boku wa Tomodachi ga Sukunai Video Game Revealed
  • K-On! Movie Plot Revealed
  • Kojo Tanno New Indie Short Film
  • ANN’s Interview with Makoto Shinkai
  • Skip Beat! TW-Drama Air Date Announced
  • Random Stuff: Pokemon High Fashion Photo

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Skip Beat / Extravagant Challenge Drama 2011 Trailer


Okay, now that that is out of the way… Here is the SB/EC Trailer.

Trailer 1

Trailer 2

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