News AKB0048 TV Anime's Test Footage Streamed
posted on 2012-03-13 12:31 EDT by Jennifer Sherman
Kana Ueda, Mamiko Noto, Ryoko Shiraishi, Yukari Tamura, Yui Horie, and Akemi Kanda were previously announced as starring in the series. Miyuki Sawashiro, Ayako Kawasumi, and Mai Nakahara will play legacy (or succession) members of AKB0048 who have assumed the names of the real-life AKB48 members.
The story is set in post-apocalyptic future when AKB0048 assumes the name of a legendary idol group and holds guerrilla concerts to combat the Super Galactic Alliance's Entertainment Prohibition Law.
The series will premiere on April 29 on TV Kanagawa at 11:00 p.m.
Thanks to Chad Stephenson for the news tip.
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