While sifting through the different series, you’re bound to find a character you’ll get attached to, as Idolmaster has something to offer for all types of anime fans. There have been 15 radio shows for The Idolmaster hosted by the voice actors of the idols from the video games and anime adaptations, five of which are still ongoing. 4.1 THE iDOLM@STER: Cinderella Girls; 4.2 THE iDOLM@STER Cinderella Girls: Starlight Stage; 4.3 THE iDOLM@STER SHINY FESTA; 4.4 THE iDOLM@STER ONE FOR ALL; 4.5 THE iDOLM@STER Cinderella Girls Gravure For You! I'm just disappointed that only the PSP ones are even subbed in English. The first game was released in arcades, but by now the iM@S franchise is available on most consoles and handhelds, in anime and manga and even on the radio. It was also suggested that one of the 876 Pro idols be related to one of the 765 Pro idols, leading to Ritsuko Akizuki being chosen to be Ryō's cousin. These manga include direct adaptations of the video games and anime adaptations, in addition to spin-offs with original storylines. Each costume, accessory and song have either a vocal, dance or visual attribute. She’s also a strong-willed girl who’s able to get along easily with others, despite some of her language difficulties that stem from being half-Japanese, half-Russian and growing up in Russia.  In Ai's story, she is an energetic girl who wants to be an idol like her mother Mai had been, but she becomes discouraged after failing to pass so many idol auditions. © KOSUKE FUJISHIMA The games are centered around being the producer for a talent agency.  Depending on which choice is made will effect how well or poorly the communication is received, which results in either bad, normal or good memories. The game features 10 songs the idols perform, later released on several music albums. The first video launched in July 2019 and retraces all Idolmaster media, including games and anime. "THE IDOLM@STER DREAM SYMPHONY 00 "HELLO!!  The Idolmaster series has spawned many works in other media including anime, manga, novels, radio shows and drama CDs. that added 39 more girls to 765 Production. Juli 2005. There are multiple subreddits and Twitter accounts for the games that keep up-to-date with new features and translations. Bandai Namco will reveal a new Idolmaster console game on January 20, 2020, and launched a new trailer and key visual for the series' 15th anniversary. Read more about it in the.  As the series progressed, two social network games were developed: The Idolmaster Cinderella Girls in 2011 and The Idolmaster Million Live! I also like The Idolmaster in how just like Pretty Series, it isn’t averse to mixing in male and female idols, unlike Love Live who panders to purity otaku. Dearly Stars sold 30,786 copies in its first week of release in Japan, and ranked as the tenth best-selling video game in Japan that week. Its first game premiered in Japan in 2005 as an arcade game, and the series has grown to numerous ports, sequels and spin-offs across multiple video game consoles, including three social network games. Eri is friends with Ayane Suzuki, a high-ranking Internet idol known as "Cineria" whom she also chats with online. , The four songs introduced in Dearly Stars were released by Nippon Columbia on a four-part CD series titled The Idolmaster Dream Symphony in 2009. A good memory will reward the player with two heart points and increased enthusiasm. The Idolmaster is a series of raising simulation and rhythm video games …  Three manga adaptations were serialized in Ichijinsha's Comic Rex between the September 2009 and March 2011 issues. 『アイドルマスター』は2nd Visionへ、名古屋公演で大発表! Developed by Metro, it introduced many gameplay and plot themes common to the franchise.  A reviewer for Famitsu felt it was easier to empathize with an idol when the story was told from their perspective. The Idolmaster: SideM is actually playable on your browser. All Rights Reserved. , Despite The Idolmaster originally being targeted at a male audience, there were also advertisements and promotions for Dearly Stars geared towards young girls. Downloadable Content. 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Though there are anime series and live concerts, the mobile games are updated several times a week to keep players engaged.  While another reviewer for 4Gamer could not deny the lower visual quality of the performances compared to previous Idolmaster games, the unexpectedly high sound quality of the songs in combination with well-done dance sequences, albeit on a small screen, was considered by this reviewer as "thoroughly enjoyable. You are a rookie Producer at 765 Pro, a talent agency, and guide several pop idols on their path to fame. Bandai Namco Entertainment officially revealed they’re working on a new The Idolmaster console game during a Nico Nico stream for the franchise on December 26. These idols are all from a variety of different talent agencies, depending on which piece of media you’re consuming, but they’re mostly associated with 346 Production. The player can also develop a relationship between an idol and her producer. , Dearly Stars sold 30,786 copies in its first week of release in Japan, and ranked as the tenth best-selling video game in Japan that week. on September 9.  An audition marks the end of a chapter, after which the story will progress onto the next stage. Many of the shows have later been released on CD compilation volumes.