Nizi Challenge is a woman group sequence the place contestants work their strategy to debuting as JYPs first Japanese Woman Group.
JYP has confirmed that whereas this group is especially aimed in the direction of the Japanese market, international promotions are possible. Which means that the woman group may promote in Korea as nicely.
Which is a big profit contemplating almost half of the members can communicate Korean, and contestant Ahn Yuna is half-Korean herself.
The highest 14 was chosen out of 26 contestants on season 1 of this system, and will probably be coaching in Korea in season 2 working in the direction of debut. A ultimate lineup quantity hasn’t been confirmed, so whether or not JYP debuts some or all of them is within the playing cards.
Koreans on Naver not too long ago voted who their favourite members are from the highest 14, the highest 9 outcomes coming again being.
Yamaguchi Mako with 91.9%
Suzuno Miihi with 90.2%
Arai Ayaka with 83.6%
Yokoi Rima with 81.2%
Hillman Nina with 59.1%
Katsumura Maya with 48.8%
Hanabashi Rio with 48.5%
Inoue Akari with 47.5%
Ahn Yuna with 47%
Contestant Arai Ayaka is already gaining curiosity in Korea on account of her visuals, and Koreans mentioned they need her to be the teams visible. Even evaluating her to Suzy, as JYP additionally did on the present.
Contemplating the ultimate lineup quantity hasn’t been formally confirmed but, some followers have steered the group debut as 14 with a unit idea. 7 aimed in the direction of Japan, and seven aimed in the direction of Korea. With Nizi Initiatives coloration being rainbow, the lineup may signify 2 rainbows coming collectively.
The fandom development in not solely Japan, but in addition Korea (and overseas) for the subsequent hit JYP Woman Group would make such an idea work.
Season 2 hasn’t had an introduced air date but, although it should undoubtedly be earlier than or inside the summer season. Sit up for extra from Nizi Challenge.