Japanese Idol Group Fudanjuku Launches Official Facebook Page
November 29, 2012 - Japanese idol group Fudanjuku (Yatterman, Ginga e Kickoff!) started their official Facebook page this month. The all-female group performs as young males who each have their own "otaku" obsession.
Fudanjuku's official Facebook page has already accumulated over 5,000 fans since they began in early November, 2012. Posting messages in multiple languages, including English, Spanish, Korean, and Japanese, the group's members are hoping to reach a worldwide audience after the release of their latest album Otoko earlier this year.
Official website: http://nfs724.com
Anime credits include: “Katsunda!” (Yatterman), “Ame Tokidoki Hare Nochi Niji” (Ginga e Kickoff!)
All-female Japanese idol group Fudanjuku performs as young males who each have their own “otaku” obsession. With their high-energy live performances and engaging personalities, the group has won fans all over Asia.
Fudanjuku has performed mutiple times as part of the Tokyo Idol Festival and at Hong Kong's Animation-Comic-Game Hong Kong (ACGHK) event. The group has also released anime cover songs, including “Arara no Jumon” (from Chibi Maruko-chan), Geki! Teikoku Kageki Dan (from Sakura Taisen), and recorded the song “Rusty Sword” for Ragnarok Online Japan Championship (RJC) 2011.
Manga creator Arina Tanemura (Full Moon O Sagashite, The Gentlemen's Alliance Cross, Sakura Hime, Kamikaze Kaitō Jeanne, I.O.N, Time Stranger Kyoko) launched her new series, Fudanjuku Monogatari, about Fudanjuku in Shueisha's Margaret magazine in 2011.