Mentioning Korea, we immediately remember a series of Esports gaming stars including Faker, The Shy, Bang… in LOL or JJonak in Overwatch, QO in Dota 2. However, this nation is also the home for cool gamers who are famous Kpop idols. Many of these Kpop idols even create their own channels to satisfy their passion as a streamer.

Hongseok - Pentagon

Like many other boys, Hongseok is crazy about playing games. The favorite game of the Pentagon’s voice is Sudden Attack – an FPS online game that is similar to CS: GO. Although his schedule is always full, Hongseok is willing to organize a virtual signing ceremony for his fans and performs Dr.Bede’s new song in Surupt Attack.

Hongseok
Hongseok loves playing Sudden Attack whenever he has spare time.

Sakura - IZ*ONE

In spite of her naïve and feminine face, Sakura of the IZ*ONE band has a strong passion for playing games. The beautiful singer is a hardcore gamer in love with games for PC, PS4, and even Nintendo Switch. One of her most favorite games is Fortnite and that’s why she often goes live streaming on her own YouTube channel as a way to gossip with fans. Her channel has now hit 521,000 subscribers.

Sakura
Sakura's channel has now hit 521,000 subscribers.

Miryo - Brown Eyed Girls

As of the female Kpop idols who also work as streamers, Miryo started her gaming career on the Twitch platform. Before live-streaming on YouTube, she belonged to a part of AfreecaTV. It is not exaggerated to say that Miryo is a talented gamer. Her favorite games include League of Legends, PUBG, Dead by Daylight, and Overwatch.

Miryo Brown Eyed Girls
Miryo started her gaming career on Twitch.

Soyeon - (G)I-DLE

Soyeon is obviously a familiar name in the community of League of Legends. She is famous for cosplaying as Warrior Akali of two virtual music bands including True Damage and K/DA. Many LOL gamers fall in love with this idol. Besides, many feel strongly impressive and surprised as seeing her controlling Warrior Akali in the game.

Soyeon
Soyeon is obviously a familiar name in the LOL community.

EXO

Besides showing talent at the artistic field, the lovely boys of SM Entertainment are also known as excellent gamers. Baekhyun, along with Heechul, now becomes a part of the Super Idol League show, while Chanyeol reportedly takes part in the Arena of Valor competitions. Maknae Sehun, another EXO member, is addicted to playing League of Legends.

Exo
The lovely boys of SM Entertainment are excellent gamers.
Exo Sehun Baekhyun
Baekhyun now becomes a part of the Super Idol League show, while Chanyeol takes part in the Arena of Valor competitions.