ISAC Spin-Off “2020 Idol eSports Athletics Championships” Reveals Sneak Peek of Idols Facing Off
MBC has shared an exciting new sneak peek of its upcoming “2020 Idol Star eSports Championships – Chuseok Special“!
In place of the “2020 Idol Star Athletics Championships – Chuseok Special,” which could not be held indoors due to recently reinstated social distancing guidelines, MBC will be airing two spin-off competitions over this year’s Chuseok holiday. In addition to a brand-new dog agility competition, MBC will be airing the popular eSports event as its own stand-alone Chuseok special on October 1.
As previously announced, the upcoming special will feature idols going head-to-head in two different mobile games: PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG) Mobile and the mobile version of KartRider, which is a brand-new event.
This year’s lineup of competitors includes members of NCT, MONSTA X, SF9, The Boyz, IZ*ONE, (G)I-DLE, LOONA, Oh My Girl, PENTAGON, AB6IX, WJSN, Lovelyz, Golden Child, CRAVITY, N.Flying, WEi, APRIL, ONF, GWSN, and DONGKIZ, along with soloists Park Ji Hoon, Ha Sung Woon, Kim Jae Hwan, and Natty.
MBC’s “2020 Idol eSports Athletics Championships” will air on October 1 at 5:50 p.m. KST.
In the meantime, check out the preview photos from the two competitions—some of which feature the idols going to hilarious lengths to block the sunlight—below!
NCT Dream’s Jisung, Jaemin, Chenle, and Renjun
Park Ji Hoon, Kim Jae Hwan, and Ha Sung Woon
The Boyz’s Q, New, Sunwoo, and Ju Haknyeon
IZ*ONE’s Miyawaki Sakura, Yabuki Nako, Kim Chae Won, and Kang Hye Won
(G)I-DLE’s Yuqi and Shuhua
LOONA’s Olivia Hye and Chuu
N.Flying’s Seo Dong Sung, Yoo Hwe Seung, Cha Hun, and Kim Jae Hyun
SF9’s Taeyang, Chani, Hwiyoung, and Dawon
Golden Child’s Donghyun, Seungmin, Y, and Daeyeol
ONF’s U, E-Tion, Wyatt, and J-Us
AB6IX’s Kim Dong Hyun, Jeon Woong, Lee Dae Hwi, and Park Woo Jin
PENTAGON’s Yuto and Wooseok
CRAVITY’s Taeyoung and Wonjin
GWSN’s Miya and Seoryoung
DONGKIZ’s Munik and Jaechan
NCT’s Jungwoo, Jeno, Taeil, and Haechan
MONSTA X’s Kihyun and Minhyuk
IZ*ONE’s Choi Ye Na, Kwon Eun Bi, and Jo Yu Ri
WEi’s Kim Dong Han and Kim Yo Han
Oh My Girl’s Binnie and Mimi
SF9’s Youngbin and Jaeyoon
N.Flying’s Seo Dong Sung and Kim Jae Hyun
WJSN’s Eunseo and Dayoung
APRIL’s Yena and Chaewon
Lovelyz’s Mijoo and Kei
AB6IX’s Lee Dae Hwi and Park Woo Jin
PENTAGON’s Wooseok and Hui
Golden Child’s Donghyun and Y
ONF’s MK and Hyojin
Which idols will you be rooting for? Let us know in the comments below!
While you wait, watch the “2020 Idol Star Athletics Championships – New Year Special” with English subtitles here: