Teeny-bopper Minami Minegishi, a former member of Japan’s most popular girl band AKB48, famously shaved her hair off ... I say this speculatively, of course, but look at the major movie award Yuko Oshima just won. Look at how well Maeda Atsuko has.
Here, AKB48 member Yuko Oshima is the "big sister" type character ... AKB48の「ぷっちょ」新CM.
Yuko Oshima isn’t just a Final Fantasy XIII-2 judge, she’s also a costume designer. Square Enix asked the AKB48 idol to design two costumes for Serah and her moogle. Starting on November 15, fans will be able to vote on which one makes it into the game.
One of our biggest stories this week was Adult Swim's April Fools' gag, which had it running an entire block of classic Toonami programming. It was nostalgic for many, and really showed the power that period of television had in initiating a whole new.
AKB48’s fans have certainly been kind. Atsuko Maeda won the inaugural general election with 4,630 votes. Yuko Oshima grabbed the title the next year courtesy of 31,448 ballots cast for her. In 2011, Maeda regained the throne with 139,892 votes.