On Could 1, VIXX’s label Jellyfish Leisure launched an official assertion through the group’s fan cafe, updating followers on member Hongbin’s future actions.
“Hi there, that is Jellyfish Leisure. We notify you relating to member Hongbin’s future actions, in addition to relating to malicious feedback and false rumors surrounding our artist VIXX.After a prolonged dialogue with Hongbin, he has agreed to retire from all Twitch broadcast actions totally. As well as, he may even be halting his leisure actions briefly and take a while, making ready to greet followers with a greater picture.Moreover, we’re at present within the strategy of working with a authorized consultant as a way to take motion towards false rumors, sexual harassment, slander, and defamation of character relating to our artist VIXX, consistently monitoring communities for such content material. We’ll reply strictly and forcefully towards any instances which defame our artists’ characters, with none settlement.We want to thank followers who cherish and cheer on VIXX, and we promise to do our greatest to guard our artists’ rights. Thanks.”
In the meantime again in March of this yr, VIXX’s Hongbin garnered controversy throughout a Twitch dwell stream broadcast, the place he allegedly slandered different idol teams whereas intoxicated.