A Summer Festival Reviewed a Few Seasons Late…
October 26, 2009

Today I’ll be looking at the Natsumatsuri Hibiyayaon concert.  It’s a favorite of mine, so I don’t have all that many bad things to say about it.

Click the pictures for the review, or you can read it all below!

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Let’s Keep on Reviewing! Onward to JCB Hall 2008!
October 23, 2009

In preparation for the next set of DVDs, I’ve decided to go through a few older concerts, this time it’s JCB Hall from December 21st, 2008.

Full-length text-only review below…

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Team B Transitions
February 1, 2009

Within the last few weeks, there have been a few additions and subtractions from Team B.

This is a simple, quick update.

Saeki Mika

Saeki Mika

Announced she’ll be on leave for six months.

Saotome Miki

Saotome Miki

De-moted herself to Research Student status.

Kohara Haruka

Kohara Haruka

Joined Team B.

Nakatsuka Tomomi

Nakatsuka Tomomi

Joined Team B.

Matsuoka Yuki

Matsuoka Yuki

Graduated Team B.

Noguchi Reina

Noguchi Reina

Graduated Team B.

This just sucks.  Within the eleven months Team B 3rd Stage was performed, all of the above occured AND Kikuchi Ayaka was fired AND Inoue Naru graduated.  It’s just too much.

This also means that there is again one position open in Team B.  I hope that it goes to a girl that can Team B back up to its former greatness.

AKB48 NHK Hall Shuffle Concert Review! (OR: RSL’s First Novel)
January 13, 2009

Sorry for not posting an interesting post in… forever. It’s just that there hasn’t been too much news on the Natsuki front. That being said. I’m doing my first proper super-long review! Prepared to be amazed/terrified/bored. I’m going all out on this one. Be warned: oodles and oodles of spoilers are ahead.

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Matsuoka Yuki Graduates from AKB48 on February 1, 2009
December 6, 2008

During last night’s Team B 3rd Stage show, Matsuoka Yuki, Matsuyuki, announced her graduation from AKB48 and Team B.  She will graduate on the same night as the last Team B 3rd Stage show on February 1, 2009.

Source: Memolist’s Report

Source: Official AKB48 Blog Article

RSL’s AKB48 Complete Ranking (as of December 2, 2008): Part 2
December 5, 2008

Girls ranked 40-33.

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