Former celebrities who make their AV debut are not entirely unheard of in Japan. However, it seems that the power of AKB is unmatched even in Japan’s porn industry. A recent thread makes note of how much a former AKB member got paid to make her AV debut. Continue reading Former AKB member makes a fortune in porn
With fan focus usually on the idols themselves, and not so much their maker, a recent thread shows AkiP’s photos with some AKB members. Is this special treatment?! Continue reading Member photos with Akimoto Yasushi
Japanese culture is rife with stereotypes, and otaku are no exception. Have you ever wondered what the image of a typical AKB otaku is like? A Japanese TV show provides the answer… implicitly! Continue reading The AKB Otaku stereotype according to Japanese TV
Another wonderful bit of research from the TV show AKB Shirabe, and consequently covered by AOL Japan. Who has the most beautiful butt in AKB48? Look no further than here for the answer!
Nogizaka Eigo (or “Nogizaka English”) is a new television series intended to teach viewers about the English language, and features AKB48 member Hirata Rina. Continue reading Learn English with Nogizaka46
AKB48’s Minegishi Minami and Nishino Miki recently made an appearance on variety TV show called Downtown DX. According to television studio, viewer ratings topped over 15%. Continue reading Minegishi & Nishino’s TV appearance grabs top ratings