Rookie Watch (Part 6)

Recently, I revived my “Rookie Watch” feature by talking about some new groups, like ITZY, IZ*ONE, ONEUS and (G)I-DLE. Originally, that post was supposed to be much longer, but I decided to divide it into two separate posts so it would be easier to read. Without further ado, here is Part 6 of the “Rookie… Continue Reading


Rookie Watch (PART 5)

It has been a hot minute since my last rookie watch. To be honest, I have not been keeping up with these rookie groups. There have been so many debuts in the past few years, and I have only gotten busier as time goes by. Also, it takes a lot to grab my attention and… Continue Reading


Hello Project’s System Change

Now that I am back from my impromptu hiatus, I can finally comment on Hello Project’s system change. At this point, I would imagine that everyone knows about the change. However, I am still going to provide a brief background on the issue.


Dream Debut: Hello Pro Kenshuusei (May 2017)

Some big announcements were made at this year’s Hello Pro Kenshuusei test. Three Kenshuusei will be debuting in Hello Project soon. These Kenshuusei are Ichioka Reina, Danbara Ruru, and Kawamura Ayano. It has not been revealed whether they will be joining an existing unit or will be part of a new unit.