AKB0048, Macross co-creator Shōji Kawamori's strange sci-fi about pop group AKB48 in a distopian future where pop culture has been banned, has ended its 13 episode run with a notice telling viewers that they'll "See you Next stage" in 2013. More after the jump.
With AKB0048 just starting in Japan, a final preview tries to prepare you for Macross co-creator Shoji Kawamori's anime about idol group AKB48 in a dystopian future in which pop music has been banned. Check it out after the jump.
AKB0048, from Macross franchise co-creator Shoji Kawamori (Macross Plus, Aquarion), puts a sci-fi spin on the all-female idol group this spring, and the latest trailer shows some behind the scenes action. Check out anime footage, along with a look at the audition process, after the jump.
The AKB48 anime with Shoji Kawamori directing, AKB0048, is a little over a month away, but finally you can see what the new girls look like in action. Catch the clip after the break!
Three cast additions to AKB0048, the AKB48 sci-fi anime, were announced today. Bump the jump to see who!
The AKB48 sci-fi anime, AKB0048, is almost at hand! "I want you, I need you," I'll watch you—starting April 29th. Check out some additional cast members (with pics!) after the break!
Following a public audition, a cast for AKB0048, the sci-fi anime based on pop idol troupe AKB48, has been selected. See which members of which groups made it after the jump.
The February issue of Nakayoshi contains the beginning of an AKB0048 prologue manga, AKB0048 EPISODE0, by Rin Miasa. AKB48 (idol group) producer Yasushi Akimoto and AKB0048 (anime) director Shoji Kawamori are also involved in the project. More after the break!
AKB0048's website just got a big update with story info and more. In a post-apocalyptic time where entertainment is banned, a brave idol group puts on guerrilla performances in the name of a famous act that sang to Earth's bitter end, AKB48. The illegal revival group's name is….AKB0048. Hit the jump for more details and art! [Updated]
Fans of AKB48 can now get excited for the forthcoming anime series, as the homepage for the Spring 2012 anime adaptation has confirmed the title for the series as well as manga adaptations along with cast audition news. Hit the jump for all the info.