OH! Press Picks: Upcoming Anime of 2018

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With 2018 in full swing, anime lovers everywhere can anticipate new and upcoming anime ahead. You can expect your favourite shows to return with a new season, OVA, or movie, or possibly even get curious about new anime. Spring alone heralds the return of seasonal anime such as Tokyo Ghoul

Sakura’s Picks: Best Anime Series of 2017


May Contain Light Spoilers With the new year starting up, there’s no better time for a rundown of the best anime of 2017. 2017 has brought us sequels to both colossal series such as Attack on Titan and My Hero Academia and critical darling along the lines of Rakugo and Eccentric

Oh! Press Talk: Boy Group vs Girl Group Choreography

One of the major hallmarks of Korean pop music is the art of the music video, typically punctured with intricate choreography and mind-blowing visual experimentation. The choreography, more than anything, usually takes center stage as it also permeates into live performances - which often set the Korean music scene apart

Fandom Corner: Debunking Myths and Misconceptions About The New Generation

The rise of superstar boy group EXO led to a vigorous change in the K-pop sphere. Before, the market had been ruled by juggernauts such as Big Bang, SNSD, 2NE1, Super Junior, TVXQ, and many more. However, long hiatuses and ever-changing market gave EXO the perfect opportunity to come and

A Killer Comeback: How Cube Entertainment Turned it Around

After losing their primary breadwinners girl group "4Minute" and boy band "BEAST" (now known as "Highlight"), all hope seemed lost for Cube Entertainment. The company was left with numerous once-promising acts, but constantly mismanaged them which subsequently prevented them from hitting it big. The company seemed to be in a

Harmful K-Pop Body Culture and why it has to Stop

It’s a well-known fact that K-Pop idols are more than just singers. They’re entertainers who need to be not only incredibly talented, but also good-looking. In fact, good looks are often deemed more important than talent within the industry. Most idols are street-cast these days, which means that they were

Oh! Press Talk: Do co-ed groups work?

Co-ed groups are few and far between in pop music. A vast majority of pop groups all over the world are limited to individuals of the same gender. These single-gendered groups are typically aimed at very specific target demographics. That is, boy groups are usually primarily designed to attract fangirls,

EXO Comeback Leaks: Corporate Conspiracy or Sasaeng Sleuths?

A leaked snippet of a song or choreography preceding an EXO comeback is almost taken as a given nowadays. No other group seems to have premature information appear like clockwork before their comeback. In fact, it has gotten to the point where some have grown suspicious of SM themselves and