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Maeda Atsuko Photo Mosaic

Maeda Atsuko Photo MosaicTo celebrate Maeda Atsuko’s graduation from AKB48, a photo mosaic has been created with 10,000 pictures sent by fans.

The photo mosaic is available on an official website between August 28 and September 30. By clicking on it, each picture and message from fans can be seen in detail.

The poster is also displayed at AKB48 Theater between August 27 and September 3.

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Idol Parade Vol. 1, 2, 3

Idol ParadeIdol Parade Vol. 1, 2 & 3 compilation albums will be released on September 5.

45 idol groups, including Jewel Kiss, CQC’s, RYUTist, Mary Angel, Afilia Saga East, Candy Go! Go!, Manaminorisa, JK21, Alice Juban, Sketch, and more are featuring in the albums.

Each volume of the CD contains 15 songs.

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Passpo – Wing

Passpo☆ - WingPasspo☆‘s 6th single Wing will be released on October 3.

The single was made in collaboration with German Metal.

The limited edition comes with a DVD featuring music video. It also includes a ticket for the live Passpo Wing Fes Vol.3 to be held on October 8 at Zepp Tokyo.

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Nogizaka46 – Audition for The Hunger Games

The Hunger GamesNogizaka46 will hold an audition for voice acting in The Hunger Games.

1 member out of 33 will be selected to act the voice of the character Rue played by Amandla Stenberg.

The movie will be released on September 28 in Japan.

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Fes Iwao 2012 Summer

Fes Iwao 2012 SummerFes Iwao 2012 Summer will take place on August 31 at Shibuya-AX in Tokyo.

°C-ute, Passpo☆, BiS, Afilia Saga East and Dempagumi.inc will perform in the live.

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9nine – Tonari no Kaibutsu-kun

Tonari no Kaibutsukun9nine will perform the ending theme for Tonari no Kaibutsu-kun (となりの怪物くん).

The anime series will be broadcasted from October 1 on TV Tokyo.

The theme song White Wishes will be released as a single on December 12.

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Dempagumi.inc – Dempa Connection

Denpa Gumi Inc - Dempa ConnectionThe DVD of the film Dempa Connection (でんぱコネクション) starring Dempagumi.inc will be released on October 19.

The story is based on Dempagumi.inc’s new song Sabotage arranged by Hyadain. This is a cover from Beastie Boys.

The film was directed by Iguchi Noboru. It lasts 37 minutes.

The DVD includes visual and audio commentaries.

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Asia Idol Parade 2012

Asia Idol Parade 2012Asia Idol Parade 2012 will be held on September 30 in Tokyo.

Lives will take place at the same time at Club Asia, Glad, Lounge Neo and Vuenos.

LinQ, Mary Angel, JK21, Candy Go! Go!, Station♪, Kaiketsu! Tropical Maru, Sketch, SDN48’s former members, and more than 80 other idol groups will participate in the event.

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