The 24-year-old was arrested by police on Sunday, about 1pm, after he evaded a large contingent of security who were patting down people and checking bags on entry to the AKB48 concert. It was being staged at a convention centre, in front of about 100 fans.
On Tuesday, the official YouTube channel for the AKB48 idol group began streaming the promotional video for AKB1/153 Renai Sōsenkyo (AKB1/153 Love General Election), the third AKB1/48 dating simulation game. The promo shows a fraction of the video footage.
They watch you in the kitchen to find out where you put the fish ... And here you thought you bought an eight-pack of paper towels… 19. They’ll even try to steal Christmas presents. 20. And last but not least, they have hidden passageways beneath.
AKB48 resumed performances at the AKB48 Theater in Tokyo's Akihabara area on Monday night, a week after two members were attacked at a fan handshake event in Iwate Prefecture. The group's management had closed the theater and canceled all meet-and-greet.
On the first day back at school, pupils in Japan pack their own bag, or “randoseru”. However, their school supplies are somewhat different from what may be expected elsewhere, as they usually pack origami paper, slippers and even weeding tools.
Atlus has announced that Etrian Odyssey V: Beyond the Myth for 3DS arrives in North America on October 17. The launch edition of the game comes with a music CD and 24-page art book. To celebrate the release date, enjoy a video of the Fencer’s nameplate.