Girls' Generation and other K-Pop idols to be made into robots starting later in 2012

Girls' Generation and other K-Pop idols to be made into robots starting later in 2012

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Girls' Generation and other K-Pop idols to be made into robots starting later in 2012

Fans of Girls’ Generation, Super Junior, and other popular groups will be pleased to know that they will soon be able collect their favorite idols in the form of robots!

South Korean robot companies, Dongbu Robots, IR Robots, and Ocean Bridge ENT, recently signed an agreement on June 25th to produce robot versions of the popular K-Pop groups, to be released at the end of this year. With high performance motors and twenty joints total, the robot figures will be made to closely resemble the members of Girls’ Generation. They will also be engineered to perform their dances, with technology similar to that of the humanoid robot, “Hovis Eco,” that was released earlier this year in April by Dongbu Robots.

Fans who purchase a Girls' Generation robots will be able to download an application that will allow the robot to sing and dance to Girls' Generation’s music.

Will you be purchasing a robot later this year?

Source: DongA Ilbo

JJY Band releases cover for "Deviation" + ranks #1 for album presales

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JJY Band releases cover for "Deviation" + ranks #1 for album presales

Jung Joon Young“s band “JJY Band” has released the cover image for their upcoming “OMG” release!
Ever since the band”s album went on presales, it has been #1 for real-time sales on Synnara Records. It”s the first time the band is releasing something together to the public, so they worked harder than ever on the songs. All the songs are composed by Jung Joon Young and guitarist DammIt. . ... Read more

[Spoiler] "Producers" increases in percentage, Kim Soo-hyeon-I and IU"s romance

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[Spoiler] "Producers" increases in percentage, Kim Soo-hyeon-I and IU"s romance

“Producers” set a record.

Cindy (IU) started feeling strange towards Baek Seung-chan (Kim Soo-hyeon-I).

Cindy got points from no one in the match-making on the TV show “1 Night 2 Days”. Cindy told her manager, “It”s better this way. I look more humane and I didn”t want to get involved anyway”. She then pointed to Baek Seung-chan and said, “I want to get involved with him. I like his chemistry”. . ... Read more

"Witch Hunt"s Kwak Jung Eun under fire for strange complaints about a taxi driver

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"Witch Hunt"s Kwak Jung Eun under fire for strange complaints about a taxi driver

Kwak Jung Eun, a permanent guest on “Witch Hunt” and a sex columnist for Korea”s “Cosmopolitan“, has come under fire for some of her tweets.

On the 22nd, she tweeted, “I got in the taxi, and as soon as I got in, the driver asked if I was going somewhere nice for the weekend. When I answered that I was working, he replied, “How can such a pretty princess like you go work?” I was going to go to the Seoul Station since I got on, but I”m going to get off in the middle and take the subway.” . ... Read more

"Producers" increases in percentage, Kim Soo-hyeon-I and IU"s romance

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"Producers" increases in percentage, Kim Soo-hyeon-I and IU"s romance

“Producers” set a record.

Cindy (IU) started feeling strange towards Baek Seung-chan (Kim Soo-hyeon-I).

Cindy got points from no one in the match-making on the TV show “1 Night 2 Days”. Cindy told her manager, “It”s better this way. I look more humane and I didn”t want to get involved anyway”. She then pointed to Baek Seung-chan and said, “I want to get involved with him. I like his chemistry”. . ... Read more

Despite some setbacks, "Popeye" still going strong

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Despite some setbacks, "Popeye" still going strong
Lee Sang-yong Perhaps one of the most well-known segments in the popular TV show “Stage of Friendship” was the one in which its host would ask his young soldiers, “Are you sure the woman behind the stage is your mother?””Yes, sir!” the soldier would answer back. ... Read more