B1A4’s Gongchan to appear as virtual boyfriend in ‘I Need Romance’By / 2017.01.27
Fans will now have the chance to be the girlfriend of Gongchan. The B1A4 member will appear as a virtual boyfriend in a new mobile game.
"I Need Romance" is a new mobile game developed by Take One Company. The game is said to feature several popular K-pop idols who will become a dateable character.
A real footage filmed by the K-pop stars will also be incorporated to give the game a more realistic vibe. B1A4's Gongchan's character will be the first available character in the game and will be followed by I.B.I's Kim So Hee, Dal Shabet's Subin, SECRET's Hyosung, and more, as planned by Take One Company, Allkpop reported.
In the game, Gongchan will be playing as Eun Se Hyun, a chic idol with an exciting personality. As the game continues, player can unlock Gongchan's "true feelings," Soompi reported.
It is said that the company created the game so fans can experience dating their favorite idol members. The game will take players back to the analog days when people are used to writing love letters to each other.
Also, both female and male players can enjoy the simulation game since both male and female K-pop idols will be feature in the dating game. "I Need Romance" is slated for release this February.
B1A4 is a K-pop idol group under WM Entertainment which debuted in 2011 with their single "O.K" after their first introduction to the public via webtoon. To the date, the group has already released 6 EPs and various singles in South Korea since their debut.
Also, after penetrating the Japanese market in late 2011, the group released their first compilation album which consists all of their tracks from their first two EPs "Let's Fly" and "It B1A4." The group also released their Japanese version of their Korean singles "Beautiful Target" and "Sleep Well, Good Night" which nabbed the fourth spot on Oricon's weekly single chart.
Catch B1A4 in their debut single "O.K" below: