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  • Former AKB48 member Nakaya Sayaka reveals her new agency

    July 2, 2013 @ 4:51 am

    On July 1st, former AKB48 member Nakaya Sayaka announced through her blog that she will be working under Amuleto. Nakaya graduated from AKB48 back in March in order to pursue her career as a voice actress. During an event in late-April, she introduced herself with the words, "I'm just an ordinary person," as she did not belong to an agency. In the blog entry, Nakaya reported, "The new agency I will belong to has been decided! I wil

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  • Former AKB48 member Nakaya Sayaka makes her 1st public appearance after the graduation

    May 1, 2013 @ 9:42 am

    On April 30th, former AKB48 member Nakaya Sayaka held a release event for her book "Hisenbatsu datta Watashi wo Sukutta 48 no Kotoba" attended by 400 fans. Nakaya graduated from the group back in March in order to pursue her dream to become a voice actress, however, she could not pass the audition she was aiming for. This day was her first public appearance after she graduated, and there she revealed her current state of mind. "While ov

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  • AKB48' Nakaya Sayaka to graduate from the group

    March 2, 2013 @ 4:16 pm

    AKB48 member Nakaya Sayaka announced during a recent performance at the AKB48 theater that she would be graduating from the group after the upcoming theater performance on March 6. The reason for her graduation is because she wants to pursue her dream to become a voice actress. Nakaya joined AKB48 back in 2006 as a third generation member, and she was in team K. She also announced the graduation on her official blog, and below is what s

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  • Japan Box Office Report – November 17th/18th

    November 20, 2012 @ 8:33 pm

    [caption id="attachment_277644" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="(02) 'Aku no Kyoten' / (01) 'Evangelion: 3.0 You Can (Not) Redo.' / (03) 'Nobou no Shiro'"][/caption] 'Evangelion' establishes itself in first place and even beat the opening weekend of 'Umizaru'. If there is one anime movie everyone has been waiting for, it has to be 'Evangelion: 3.0 You Can (Not) Redo.' The movie opened on 224 screens on Satur

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  • Actor Katsuno Hiroshi praises AKB48's Nakaya Sayaka and Tanabe Miku

    November 7, 2012 @ 8:11 am

    On November 6, actor Katsuno Hiroshi (63) appeared at a press conference in Tokyo for his play “Poppoya” (runs February 2-10 of next year at the Nihonbasi Kokaido). The play is based on Asada Jiro’s (60) novel of the same name. Two AKB48 members, Nakaya Sayaka (21) and Tanabe Miku (19) who will co-star with Katsuno for the first time, commented that the actor is “Very dandy,” while Katsuno also praised them, saying bashfully, “AKB48’s fre

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  • Four AKB48 members attend a special fan event

    June 19, 2012 @ 8:23 pm

    [caption id="attachment_246997" align="aligncenter" width="398" caption="L to R: Nakaya Sayaka, Nakata Chisato, Uchida Mayumi, Tanabe Miku"][/caption] Four of AKB48’s closest members Nakaya Sayaka, Nakata Chisato, Uchida Mayumi, and Tanabe Miku attended a special fan event. The girls sang, played mini games and had a witty ‘girls talk’ in front of 700 fans. Nakaya wrote a best-selling book, titled “Non-Senbatsu Idol”, expressing what it wa

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  • Maeda Atsuko returns to her hometown for AKB48 performance

    June 13, 2012 @ 9:05 am

    On June 11th, AKB48’s Team A took their nationwide tour to Ichikawa City in Chiba. AKB48’s ace and soon-to-be graduate, Maeda Atsuko (20), is from Ichikawa City. She has visited the city various times for handshake events and other outings, but this will be her first time there for an AKB solo performance. 1,900 fans did an “Acchan Call” as the star returned to her hometown. Maeda smiled as she stated: “When I was little, I played on t

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  • Watanabe Mayu, Nakaya Sayaka, and Ishida Haruka attend event for 'AKB0048'

    April 30, 2012 @ 7:00 pm

    On April 29th, AKB48 members Watanabe Mayu, Nakaya Sayaka, and Ishida Haruka held an event at Shinjuku Balto 9 to commemorate the start of their anime series, 'AKB0048'. The girls appeared at the event dressed as their characters, and excited the crowd of 400 people. The anime is set in the 21st Century, and it's story revolves around 9 research students of idol group 'AKB0048' who inherit the spirit of the legendary AKB48. It's first epis

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  • New unit from AKB48 'NO NAME' to make their debut

    April 27, 2012 @ 12:35 am

    It has been revealed a new unit from AKB48 called NO NAME will be making their debut! They will be providing the theme songs for AKB48's animation 'AKB0048' (scheduled to start airing April 29th). NO NAME includes Watanabe Mayu and the voice actresses of 'AKB0048', for a total of nine members. New unit will sing the opening song "Kibou ni Tsuite" and ending song "Yume ha Nandomo Umare Kawaru" (both of the release dates have not yet been d

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  • AKB48's Nakaya Sayaka to release an autobiography

    March 9, 2012 @ 10:18 am

    It's been revealed that AKB48 member Nakaya Sayaka will be releasing her autobiography, "Hisenbatsu Idol" (Non-Senbatsu Idol), on April 2nd. Nakaya was one of the 13,000 girls who entered the 3rd Generation auditions back in 2006. Almost a year after joining the group, she made her theater debut as a member of Team B in April of 2007. She was later moved to Team A after the team shuffle in August of 2009. Since joining AKB48, Nakaya h

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