The strange fate of the Korean webtoon

The strange fate of the Korean webtoon

While manga has once again become kings, Korean comics are also invading the world and mobile phones thanks to webtoons, their digital version. But in Europe, it is their adaptation into a paper album that could revolutionize everything. The variety knew K-Pop, comics must now count with K-Comics! K for Korea (of South, of course), … Read more

The South Korean economy seen through the Squid Game series – La finance pour tous

1634681929 The South Korean economy seen through the Squid Game series

Broadcast on the Netflix platform, the South Korean series Squid Game is currently enjoying great success. In some of its aspects, it plunges us into some of the ills of South Korean society, such as the high level of household debt, high income inequalities and one of the highest poverty rates in the world. Decryption. … Read more

The successes of South Korean soft power

The successes of South Korean soft power

Hallyu or the “Korean wave” has engulfed Asia and will soon reach the world. Since July 21, the Korean Cultural Center has been hosting an exhibition highlighting this phenomenon, which has been constantly evolving since the 1990s. K-pop, series, films, lifestyle, South Korea is attracting more and more people. the government of Moon Jae-In intends … Read more

[VIDEO] “Squid Game”: Why the South Korean Series Has Become a Global Phenomenon

VIDEO Squid Game Why the South Korean Series Has Become

the essential The Squid Game series went viral in just a few days to the point of becoming Netflix’s most watched show. La Dépêche du Midi dissects the reasons for such a success. Squid Game made a hit. The 9-episode series is now the most-watched show in the history of the Netflix streaming platform with … Read more

“Squid Game”, South Korean soft-power at its peak

Squid Game South Korean soft power at its peak

Squid Game, it’s a life-size game where to win, you have to survive. Because over the course of the trials, inspired by the world of childhood, the participants who fail are executed by organizers in fuchsia pink overalls who never show their face. It’s ultra-violent and completely offbeat. >> “Squid Game”, the dystopian and bloody … Read more

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