Tag Archives: CM

afternoon musume in CM

i don’t know anything about the older morning musume members, but those of you who do may get a kick out of this: nakazawa yuko, abe natsumi, ida kaori, fujimoto miki, yaguchi mari, yasuda kei, and ogawa makoto appear in a coffee drink CM as ‘afternoon musume’…get it?  AFTERNOON MUSUME??  …

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First 7-Eleven, Soon the World.

it’s only a matter of time. sure it seems harmless at first; akb48 advertises a few melon pan here, some onigiri there, and then BAM: world domination.  you heard it here first. girls wearing 7-eleven uniforms?  thank you very much!

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wait, what did i just watch

watanabe mayu was featured in a CM for the video game Xenoblade, a new entry from the Xeno series coming out for the wii.  i expected a normal CM with mayu dressed in a xeno-related costume endorsing the game, but what i saw was completely different. freakin’ me out.

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AKB48 does kagome vegetable drink CM

while it may not be big news, one can say this CM indicates the growing solidification of akb’s influence on japanese media.  akb48 participating in CMs have been a bit sparse, a few here and there; the only large CM they have done was for AOKI suits with the release …

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