Tag Archive: Scandal

Watanabe Mayu × Pokemon

Watanabe Mayu - PokemonAKB48‘s Watanabe Mayu will be the narrator in Pokemon‘s upcoming short movie Pikachu, What’s this Key for? (ピカチュウ、これなんのカギ?).

The short movie will be screened at the same time as Pokemon XY The Movie : Diancie and the Cocoon of Destruction (ポケモン・ザ・ムービーXY「破壊の繭とディアンシー」).


Dempagumi.inc & LinQ at Kawaii!! Matsuri

Kawaii MatsuriDempagumi.inc and LinQ will participate in Kawaii!! Matsuri as guest models on April 20.

Other artists such as Kyary Pamyu Pamyu, Scandal, T.M. Revolution, Nakagawa Shoko, May’n, and Sekai no Owari will also perform at the event.

Kawaii!! Matsuri is a Japanese pop culture festival which will be held on April 20-21 in Tokyo.


Minegishi Minami involved in a scandal

Minegishi MinamiMinegishi Minami (AKB48) has been demoted to Kenkyuusei due to a scandal. She has also shaved her hair and posted a video message.

The scandal began with the publication of an article in the tabloid Shukan Bunshun (週刊文春) revealing that Minegishi Minami spent a night at the house of Generation member Shirahama Alan.

In her video message, Minegishi Minami apologizes to AKB48 members, the fans, the staff, and her family. She tells that she doesn’t want to quit AKB48.