Okada Nana is ever famous for her ability to sleep quickly and easily, and is even more famous for her ugly sleeping face. Certainly a problem for idols who make a living off their faces. Okada finally decides to do something about it. Continue reading Okada Nana does something about her ugly sleeping face…
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
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!
A top 10 ranking gathers opinions about AKB48 member’s ability to remain popular in Japan’s celebrity world. The top 10 ranking comes courtesy of TV Show AKB Shirabe, which aired in mid March 2015. Continue reading Which AKB members will still be around in 20 years?
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
Here is Miyazaki Miho’s ending confession scene, with English subtitles, from the video game AKB 1/149 Renai sousenkyo. Continue reading Miyazaki Miho AKB 1/149 confession gameplay
Here is Kawaei RIna’s speech, with English subtitles, from the AKB48 2014 6th Senbatsu General Election.
Apparently, in a Nintendo recent demo event, an AKB48 crossover promotion was announced during a trailer of upcoming Super Smash Bros (for WiiU/3DS). Continue reading AKB48’s Super Smash Bros collaboration?!?!
This news comes couresty of the AKB48 Official LINE account. Voting appears to be over, but basically this was a contest to vote for the top user-submitted Kokoro No Placard messages. Continue reading First AKB48 Kokoro no Placard Prize Grand Prix winner
This news comes via the AKB48 official LINE account. Continue reading Cast your vote in making the next AKB48 Team Surprise song!
The ever popular idol group, with the near completion of the “Adult AKB” project, continues onward with hiring new AKB48 members, in the same way that people apply for part time jobs. Continue reading New ‘part-time AKB’ members get paid $10 an hour
“Within AKB, there are no individual top-class members, but when you put them together, they’re the best”. Continue reading There are no top-class members in AKB48, says Japan’s Vice minister Aso Taro
Here is the confession scene for Iriyama Anna (入山杏奈) with English subtitles, from the video game AKB1/149 Renai Sousenkyo (AKB1/149恋愛総選挙). Continue reading Iriyama Anna’s confession from AKB 1/149 Renai sousenkyo
Minegishi Minami will appear on “AKB48 All Night Nippon”, set to broadcast late night (from 25:00) on Wednesday, July 9th. Continue reading AKB’s Minegishi returns, appearing on late broadcast ANN