Recently, photos of PENTAGON‘s Kino reacting to his first fansite resurfaced, and they’re adorable!

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A few days after their debut in 2016, a fansite posted photos of PENTAGON’s Kino noticing them and looking overjoyed to have his own fansite!

Recently, a fan shared the photos again on an online forum with the caption, “He asked the [fansite] master whether they were taking pictures of himㅋㅋㅋㅋ,” eliciting a lot of responses bringing up how cute and happy he looked back then.

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Fans praised his cute expression, touched by the obvious happiness on his face.

  • “He was like, ‘Me?’ㅋㅋㅋㅋㅋ”
  • “He looks so pure in those pictures… So adorable…”
  • “So lovely…ㄷㄷ” (ㄷㄷ is the shortened form of 덜덜 (“shivering”), used to express amazement.)
  • “That’s so cuteㅋㅋㅋㅋ”
  • “He looks so excited, so adorableㅋㅋㅋㅋ”
  • “I don’t think I will ever forget that smile for the rest of my lifeㅠㅠㅠ”

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Even people who aren’t fans left positive comments on the post!

  • I’m not a fan but I’ve always liked him because he’s a great performerㅋㅋㅋ So cute…”
  • “I’m not a fan but he debuted around the same time with my bias, so I’ve always liked himㅠㅠ”
  • “Who is this guy… He looks really cuteㅠㅠ I mean, look at that smile…”
  • “It’s my first time seeing him but I have to admit that he’s really adorableㅋㅋㅋ”

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They also praised his good attitude and speculated that the fansite master must’ve been so happy to have been noticed by him.

  • “Kino takes really good care of his fans, he treats them really well… He’s so cuteㅠㅠ”
  • “The fansite master must be so proudㅋㅋㅋㅋㅋ”

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He’s certainly grown a lot since then but his adorable smile has stayed the same!

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Kino in 2021 (left) and 2016 (right). | CUBE Entertainment & @19980127net/Twitter