Episode 144

2022 in Dramaland: Year-End Yak Part 1 (Trends + Goguma Awards)

In Part 1 of our massive (as usual) Year-End Yak, we talk first about trends in K-drama and our general thoughts on 2022. Then we break down the winners of our Audience Gogumas (some silly, some Very Important).

Part 2

Part 3

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00:00:57 Trends and general thoughts

00:58:36 4th Annual Goguma Awards!

01:03:11 Craziest Premise/Best Execution

01:03:37 Best First Half/Worst Second Half

01:04:17 Most Iconic Heroine

01:05:11 Best Hero ("You nice, keep going")

01:06:36 Peak Nostalgia

01:07:27 My Second Life Was My Best Life

01:09:27 Take Pity on Your Manager

01:19:14 Most Sincere Depiction of Grief

01:14:39 Best Old-School Comfort Watch

01:16:50 Top of Their Game Award

01:19:44 Snuck in and Stole the Show

01:23:27 Most Evolved Actor (or: Finally, Growth!)

01:28:35 Most Epic OTP

01:32:37 Soundtrack Played on Repeat

01:37:55 Create Your Own Award

01:50:26 Most Disliked Drama

01:58:18 Top 3 Dramas


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Episode 121: 2021 in Dramaland: Year-End Yak Part 1 (Trends)


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