AKB48’s 41st Single “Halloween Night” first public performance at Music Day 2015

Akimoto Yasushi says “Love Ban Law is just a ‘fun thing’ to make 48G more captivating (and marketable)”

Big Next to Loli: HKT48 2nd generation draft member Imamura Maria makes little girls look like titans

Sashihara Rino says her heart aches reading Miyawaki Sakura’s 1st photobook ‘Sakura’

Archive for August 2012 by AKB48WrapUp  •  August 2012 

SKE member Inuzuka Asana mistakenly sends a message to her boyfriend to fans through MOBAME service

20

“I got a weird message from Wanchan (Inuzuka Asana’s nickname)…. (In Mobame service, fans can receive messages from AKB members just like normal MMS. It costs 315 yen per member.)

Ladies and gentlemen, please give me pictures of Shimazaki Haruka aka Paruru!

23

Another proof why 2ch is such an awesome place where awesome fans share and give each other. This time they share Shimazaki Haruka’s (aka Paruru) pictures. “ I…. I can’t

Takamina declared the start of the 2nd Chapter of AKB48 in today's Music Station

7

~Footage from AKB48 theater and Maeda’s final greeting to fans, “Everyone, thank you so much for supporting me for over these yeas (deep bow)” As you all know, Acchan made

Miyawaki Sakura’s G+ posts have raised expectations for her being Senbatsu for the next Single

1

“ “……. This means…… “Sakura will be a Senbatsu member? or Under Girls?? “28th has 3 different versions, so she has a good chance to be selected for a coupling

AKB48 changes the title of their official blog to “~From 1830m~” (and 2 other stories about Yoshida Akari and Saito Makiko)

1

“ “LOL why was she was being the only aggressive one while others were just behaving normally…. “Probably she took on the comedic role on behalf of Sayanee…… Related story: Sayanee emulates

Watanabe Miyuki’s fishing feat. Oshima Yuko (and 3 other stories with Naana, Gingham Check sales and Sassy’s single)

5

“( ゚∀゚ ) “Whattttt???“I bet you. Yuko totally groped Milky’s boobs“Without any pictures!?!? (Letting my imagination run) Phew….. “You know what? This is what we call “Tomotsuri (Fishing friends)” Note: Tomosatsu (Photographing friends)

PV of "Nante Bohemian" by Under Girls is unexpectedly cool

8

“That “Aiyaiya~” part doesn’t look so wrong when I watch it in PV! “It proved that when it’s performed by attractive members, it can be an outstanding song no matter

Sentimental 1 KOMEDA at the night that Kaotan couldn’t make it…

5

“Kaotan… you talked more than you need to….Anyway, I can understand. Honestly you feel so frustrated by the fact you couldn’t get promoted…. “Now that we will be welcoming the

Detail of SKE’s 1st Album “Konohi no Chime o Wasurenai” UNVEILED!!

1

Related articles: Bonus footage details and Album artworks of SKE’s new single キスだって左利き (Kiss datte Hidarikiki) released Take a sneak preview of SKE’S upcoming 1st album!!

NEW FLASH!!! GUYS!! SKE Kaneko Shiori aka Kinchan and Suda Akari aka Da~Su~ has become stunningly SEXYYYYYY!!!

9

“ Yeah….. This is….the time to Oshihen…..Oppai can justify everything in this cruel world… “I’m gonna die…. OMG She is sooo cute….. “I think these are basketballs or something?? “Her legs are already

Yuko is completely being her Kaomoji (-∀-`) (and Sexy Akicha on Nante Bohemian PV)

2

“Totally corresponding with…(-∀-`)  “Genius lol “Haha this is a case where the member is trying to maker herself look more like her Kaomoji~ LoL“That’s exactly the face that we are picturing when

Sashihara Rino’s 2nd solo single will be released on Sep 26th!

5

“She announced it on Tamariba. (http://www.tnc.co.jp/tamariba/) “So what is Tamariba? “It’s a TV program that is aired only in Fukuoka area, and Sassy is a regular cast for the program.

AKB members are joining the MV filming for 28th Single after "Abnormally tough dance lesson"!?!?

10

“If they’ll do things as they always did, the fall Single = strenuous dancingAnyway, what was the filming in Utsunomiya all about?“ “Doesn’t this suggest something like, “Mariko-sama to make her

SKE48 Special Stage Setlist. Members promoted to each team. Announcement of Akagumi and shirogumi Member

2

★Special Performance Setlist M01: PARTY ga Hajimaruyo (1st generation, 12people) M02: SKE48 (1st generation, 12 people) MC (1st generation, 12 people) M03: Te wo Tsuginagara (Team S, Uchiyama, Kobayashi Emiri)

Teaser of SKE’s 4th Album and MVs (Shor ver.) of SKE 10th Single “Kiss date Hidarikiki” released

2

AKB48 27th Single "Gingham Check" First Day Sales Reached 906,000 copies

6

“This is such a mediocre number….. I have no idea this is good or bad…..“Couldn’t reach 1 million…….GWW ><“Better than expected? Yes.“It absolutely because of the release of 4th album

Shunkan Bunshun reports Secret story of AKB’s Surprise Reformation – Members are demoted to Shanghai and Jakarta

24

translated by Ryosuke and Tommy