Afilia Saga – Embrace Blade

Afilia Saga (アフィリア・サーガ)Afilia Saga‘s 15th single Embrace Blade will be released on November 18th.

This is the opening theme song for the anime Tai-Madō Gakuen 35 Shiken Shōta (対魔導学園35試験小隊).

The MV has been revealed.


P.IDL – Mongolian Chop

P.IDL - Mongolian Chop (モンゴリア~ン チョップ!)P.IDL‘s 1st album Mongolian Chop! (モンゴリア~ン チョップ!) will be released on November 4th.

This album contains 17 or 19 tracks depending on the edition, including all their singles.

Pro wrestler Tenzan Hiroyoshi brought his support via a video message with the members of P.IDL (Performance Idol League). He also appears on one of the CD covers.


Fairies – Mr. Platonic

Fairies - Mr. PlatonicFairies‘ 12th single Mr. Platonic will be on sale on November 18th.

The MV shows a more mature side of the idol group members. In the video, the girls participate in a fashion show as models and dance on stage.


Nogizaka46 – Ima, Hanashitai Dareka ga Iru

Nogizaka46 - Ima, Hanashitai Dareka ga IruNogizaka46‘s 13th single Ima, Hanashitai Dareka ga Iru (今、話したい誰かがいる) will be on sale on October 28.

The double centers are Shiraishi Mai and Nishino Nanase.

The covers and the tracklist have been revealed.

It is the theme song for the anime movie Kokoro ga Sakebita Gatterunda (心が叫びたがってるんだ。). The teaser trailer has been released.


HR – Toy Soldier

HR - Toy Soldier (トイ・ソルジャー)HR‘s 2nd major single Toy Soldier (トイ・ソルジャー) will be released on November 4th.

The members of HR (Hakata Reboot) are wearing fantasy costumes on the cover.

In the music video, the girls perform RPG characters who want to live on their own in the streets of Fukuoka.


AKB48 – 42nd Single

Takahashi Minami (AKB48)AKB48‘s 42nd single will be released on December 9.

As it was announced earlier this year, this will be the last appearance of Takahashi Minami as a member of AKB48 before her graduation after 10 years of activity with the idol group.


Ebisu Muscats are back

Ebisu Muscats (恵比寿★マスカッツ)Famous and sexy Japanese idol group Ebisu Muscats (恵比寿★マスカッツ) announced its reformation.

33 new members have been selected to be part of the new generation. All these girls are popular AV idols and actresses such as Uehara Ai, Yume Kana, Shiraishi Marina…


Vanilla Beans signed under avex trax

Vanilla Beans (バニラビーンズ)The group Vanilla Beans announced to have signed a new contract under the popular recording label avex trax.

This announcement was made on August 29 while the oneman live at Shibuya clubasia in Tokyo. The original member, Rena, announced with great emotion that the idol group will make its major debut after 8 years of existence. She thanked her fans and promised to never give up while holding back tears.


nanoCUNE – Guru Guru Earth

nanoCUNE - Guru Guru EarthnanoCUNE‘s new single Guru Guru Earth (グルぐるあーす) will be released on November 4.

This is the 2nd major label single from nanoCUNE, and the last one featuring Kinoshita Kokoro who graduated on September 21 due to poor physical health.

The idol group is going to pursue its activities as a 3-member unit.


i☆Ris – Bright Fantasy

i☆Risi☆Ris‘ 10th single Bright Fantasy (ブライトファンタジー) will be on sale on October 28.

This is the 3rd opening theme song for the season 2 of PriPara (プリパラ) anime series.