Tag Archives: AKB48

AKB48 Pulls their Trump Card

Funnily enough, just when I asked in my previous post if AKB48 had any more news in store for 2011, they dropped one of the biggest game changers of the year. There was an announcement that an event would take place live on AKB48’s youtube channel where they would reveal …

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The Winning Numbers

Two important idol-related numbers to talk about today! The 48 groups are just about closing up the last few threads before the new year begins: First are the results of NMB48’s fan votes deciding the fates of Shimada Rena and Matsuda Shiori. Needless to say, both members have won the …

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AKB48 Documentary on Sale

The recently premiered AKB48 movie is going be out for distribution this holiday season! It’s open for pre-orders at the New People World website, and it will officially be available on December 1st. Complete with full english subtitles, this is awesome news. I urge people to buy it simply because …

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Oba Mina’s Return

To everyone’s surprise, Oba Mina appeared at a recent handshaking event and gave a speech concerning her predicament and suspension, ultimately apologizing to her fans. It was during this speech that Oba Mina also asked that she may resume her idol activities next year, which was met with applause and …

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Kojima Teams Up with Kojima

For those who follow video games, Metal Gear Solid HD Collection is coming out this year consisting of Metal Gear Solid 2: Substance, Metal Gear Solid 3: Subsistence, and Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker. They’ve been teasing on their website that “Haru(spring) has come to Kojima Productions”. It was revealed …

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AKB, Breast-feeding, and Internet

AKB48 is no stranger to expanding their brand including foods, software, clothes, and even apartments, ranging from hilarious (Minegishi virus with Kaspersky) to bizarre (CG idol Eguchi with Ice Nomi). From 7-11 to Docomo, tie-ins allow companies to bring in the wota market for special AKB perks. But this recent …

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Can’t Say No To Cute Girls

If you’re a guy, you’ve been in this position before. Some cute girl asks you for favor and you have no choice but to agree. Even if you know she’s not interested in you. Even if you know she’s using you. And especially if you’re going to look like a …

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Maeda Atsuko’s Hair

If you listen to the podcast, you know that three D’s of NSK (Dae, David and Dave) are at a stand-off for which hairstyle suits Maeda Atsuko the best. It was decided on the spot that we were each going to make a post on detailing our stances, and maybe …

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I hate tacos

Meant to put this up awhile ago. During my trip to cali a few weeks ago, I got the chance to meet up with my buddies Tenkei and Boy from JPH!P/Nandake and we played a little batsu game that involved playing Janken and eating 20 tacos. ((P.S we all just finished dinner …

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