South Korea will receive a live-action drama adaptation of the hit idol video game and anime franchise, with a few significant changes.
These batteries aren’t full of electricity — they’re full of love.
Because why stop at wearing your love for you favorite character on your sleeve, when you can wear it on your whole body?
Buff beauty poses for spread in Japan’s Weekly Playboy.
Nogizaka 46 romance simulator is an odd mix of daydream fantasy and unintentional cynicism.
Has music become nothing more than extra content for idol handshake events?
Courses include maid cafe management, idol production, and dojinshi promotion.
Ai Shinozaki, one of Japan’s hardest-working models, extends some VR hospitality.
The Sagemon Girls are here to introduce their wonderful, little-known city to you!
Many Japanese venues allow concertgoers to wave glow sticks, but waving your junk? That’s a no-no.
Longtime fans of video game franchise The Idolmaster celebrate over 10 years of musical idol-rearing fun with comparison pictures of the series’ graphics over time.
Exquisitely painted figure reimagines the digital idol in traditional garb.
Buff beauty boasts bewitching biceps.
You can probably tell which stations they’ll be played at, but can you guess which songs have been chosen?
Suit tossed out of Tokyo district court in rare win for idols’ romantic freedom.
The five members of the popular group appeared sombre during their special television appearance last night.
Reports indicate that the five-man vocal group’s 25-year stint in the Japanese spotlight is about to come to a close.
Even the thriftiest otaku can spare 300 yen for his best girl, right?
Are you a fan of Kyary Pamyu Pamyu? Then perhaps you’ll like her new “little sister” Hamada Bamyu Bamyu, Japan’s latest quirky pop sensation.
With gigantic casts of characters who are groomed to become fan favorites, what’s not to love? Did your favorite idol anime make the list?