Tag Archives: J. Popping

Recommended Reading – November 1st, 2011

AKB48 break more records with their latest single! Selective Hearing reviews Chiaki Kuriyama and Brown Eyed Girls! Daesung discusses his faith! And so much more!

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Idol Deadpool: Berryz? Idol Lifepool: Goto Maki?

Will Berryz be plucked? Sophie of J. Popping looks at the evidence and it’s not encouraging. Meanwhile, Gocchin may be thinking a lot of her old colleagues in Dream Morning Musume and that IS encouraging. But how realistic is that?

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Form Like Voltron Or A Boring Mess? Wotasphere Weighs In On Mobekimasu and Berikyuu

The wotasphere’s best and brightest share their opinions on the Hello! Project combination groups of Berikyuu and Mobekimasu – especially in light of the now-classic H!P All-Stars.

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Wotabloggers Feeling Experimental, Try Out Johnny’s, Ebichuu, and… Boring Graphs?

Chiima does whatever I tell her to do! (Not quite.) Jess enjoys the little sister group of Momoclo! (Well, sorta.) Sophie finds a way to read wotablogs without all that nasty eyecandy! (Really?) Find out what’s going on!

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Recommended Reading – August 20th, 2011

New ideas on why Gocchin is going on hiatus! Momoclo Z comes to Japan! SUPER☆GiRLS goes all United Nations on us! And so much more!

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The Continuing Evolution of Hello! Project

BGM for modernica and J. Popping have very different essays about Hello! Project units, but placed together create an intriguing portrait of where this venerable idol collective now stands. Ray stands back in appreciation of these excellent posts, and tries to connect the dots properly.

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C-ute’s “Sekaiichi HAPPY na Onna no Ko!” PV Manages To Impress

It’s bright and colorful and an absolute joy to watch! The wotasphere falls in love with this video… and Ray has to admit, he’s liking it a whole lot, too.

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Five New Members Announced For S/mileage… Sorta?

The waiting is over and the reactions to the news is… very, very mixed. Ray sorts it out some.

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Recommended Reading – May 23, 2011

Hello! Blog has a widget for Android users, Yoshiki is a guest of honor at an anime con, J. Popping provides some charts and stats on reactions to tenth gen, and more!

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J. Popping Goes For In-Depth Analysis of H!P

J. Popping This is a brand new blog, barely a couple weeks old, and deserves the attention of every H!P wota out there. Sophie is a pretty sharp blogger, bringing big questions and insightful answers, as well as strong opinions (without being obnoxious) and a healthy dose of snark (without appearing overly cynical). So yeah, […]

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