AKB0048

AKB0048 photo
English title AKB0048
Japanese Title AKB0048
Type tv
Airing Status Finished Airing
Duration 23
Air Date 2012-04-29
End Date 2012-07-22
Producers Starchild Records Magic Capsule GANSIS
Producers Satelight
Genres music sci-fi
Description

<p>In the beginning of the 21st century, a world war breaks out over interplanetary travel tech. The environment is pretty much destroyed so mankind leaves Earth, settling on other planets, and starts Star Calendar 00.</p><p>Entertainment and songs become heavily regulated and eventually banned on several planets due to their power to move people, but a brave idol group puts on guerrilla performances in these systems in the name of a famous act from earlier times that sang to Earth's bitter end, AKB48. Famous throughout the galaxy, the group's name is AKB0048.</p><p>This story centers around a group of girls from various planets, some where entertainment is banned and some, where it is not, striving to become great idols and join AKB0048.</p><p>Therefore, they participate in the entrance exam and eventually become undergraduates, aiming to someday succeed the current members of the group.</p><p>(Source: Crunchyroll, edited)</p>

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Songs

Openings

#1: "Kibou ni Tsuite (希望について)" by NO NAME (ep 1)
#2: "Yume wa Nandomo Umarekawaru (夢は何度も生まれ変わる)" by NO NAME (eps 2-8, 10-11)
#3: "Sasae (支え)" by AKB48 (ep 9)
#4: "Niji no Ressha (虹の列車)" by NO NAME (ep 13)

Endings

"Kibou ni Tsuite (希望について)" by NO NAME (eps 2-12)