– Shotaro is a member of RIIZE who has previously been a member of NCT since 2020.
Not only Shotaro, Sungchan is also a former NCT who was debuted as a member of RIIZE on August 9 2023.
After joining RIIZE, the news that Shotaro and Sungchan left NCT sparked debate among fans.
Moreover, the RIIZE and NCT concepts are considered to have contrasting differences.
The pros and cons of Shotaro and Sungchan leaving NCT to debut with Sohee, Wonbin, Seunghan, Eunseok and Anton in RIIZE emerged along the way in their careers.
Just like when he was still with NCT, Shotari filled the position at RIIZE playing dancer .
It is known that Shotaro successfully debuted with NCT because SM Entertainment noticed his dancing abilities.
Because he comes from Japan, after his debut in NCT, fans hope that Shotaro will debut in a Japanese unit.
However, fans’ hopes were dashed after Shotaro and Sungchan were announced to be joining SM Entertainment’s new group, RIIZE and decided to leave NCT.
Having been at RIIZE for about 4 months, Shotaro has recently become a topic of conversation netizens South Korea because of the change in charm after leaving NCT.
A post on the Pann site created netizens Korea is busy comparing Shotaro’s charm when he was still in NCT and after joining RIIZE.
“But Shotaro RIIZE…” wrote the uploader of the post on the Pann site.
“I was hit by Shotaro recently, so I was fascinated by his photos. Her personality is also good, I think she will be popular because she dresses well and has a good physique.
Usually he likes to laugh, but when it comes to work he is the serious type. What do you think, he will definitely be popular, right?” the post uploader wrote again and got the following response:
“I’ve never seen an adult man have such a bright smile in real life… (also uploads a portrait of Shotaro smiling),”
“He is really good at doing his job, that is the key to his success,”
“No, Shotaro is not just handsome. He also has a good personality, that’s what makes me like him even more,”
“I’ve never seen a man like that in real life,”
“I heard that he was good at dancing, so I looked for a fancam and was so fascinated that I couldn’t look away,”
“He is so good at dancing that there is a gap between work and play, he is very smart and cute,”
“Right now, Shotaro’s masculinity is crazy. Makes me automatically attracted to him. He is a warm and kind man. That’s Shotaro.”
“He’s looked like a beaver since he was in NCT, but after RIIZE he looked even more like an otter hahaha,”
“He used to be a beaver, but now I think he’s more manly,”
“When he joined NCT, he received a lot of criticism because of his face, but now he is on the rise,” and various other comments on the Pann site.
After leaving NCT, Shotaro was assessed after joining RIIZE netizens Korea on the Pann site has become more masculine and handsome, what do you think?