How far will you go for your favorite idol? Perhaps buy a CD or two? Cast a vote here and there? How about uprooting your life, and moving across the country? That’s what motivates one wota, as he seeks advice for getting closer to NGT48’s Kato Minami.
A Japanese netizen describes his experience at the newly opened NGT48 theater, and provides us a perspective on the disappointing plight of a fellow wota denied access to his favorite idol!
NGT48’s theater opened for the first time this weekend. There was a lot to see in my news feed, so here’s a summary of the theater’s opening, song list, MC highlights, and other announcements.
Unlike a certain other group, NGT48 keeps their name the same! NGT48’s official site went up recently, and finally gives us a glimpse at the members that make up the group.
Courtesy of the NGT48’s manager Imamura Etsurou, the first generation members of NGT48 will be performing for this first time later this month.
In case you wanted a better look at new NGT48 members, here are updated photos and news clips of the NGT48 first generation audition!
The first generation auditions for members of NGT48 took place today, with 22 members selected!
Via the 755 chat app, Akimoto Yasushi makes a very casual announcement about an upcoming documentary starring NGT48’s Kitahara Rie. Continue reading Kitahara Rie Documentary in the works
Here is Kitahara Rie’s speech for the 11th position from the 2015 AKB48 41st Single 7th Senbatsu Sousenkyo General Election. Continue reading Kitahara Rie’s 2015 7th Senbatsu speech (English subtitles)