Author Archives: B.G.
Blog update: “Announcement about the future.”
Maimi reveals what’s in store for her after ℃-ute’s breakup in her May 27th update “Announcement about the future.“. Full translation below.
Blog update: “Osaka♪”
Maimi performs one of ℃-ute’s new songs for the first time in her October 23rd update “Osaka♪“. Full translation below.
Blog update: “Announcement(^^)”
Maimi returns to form in her October 23rd update “Announcement(^^)“. Full translation below.
Blog update: “(Maimi)”
Maimi explains her absence from the ℃-ute blog in her October 23rd update “(Maimi)“. Full translation below.
Maimi’s profile picture updated
The picture on Maimi’s official Hello! Project profile has been updated to feature Maimi in the outfit for “Singing ~Ano Goro no you ni~” from the upcoming single.
“Watashi no Kisetsu” digest
℃-ute’s official YouTube channel has uploaded a digest for Maimi’s upcoming Blu-ray release “Watashi no Kisetsu” (My Season). The Blu-ray will be released on September 28th and can be ordered overseas from Amazon.co.jp and other online retailers.
Blog update: “An announcement from ℃-ute.”
Maimi makes an announcement about the future of ℃-ute in her August 20th update “An announcement from ℃-ute.” Full translation below.
℃-ute to disband
It was announced today that ℃-ute will disband following a performance at Saitama Super Arena in June of 2017. An official translation of the announcement can be found at UP-FRONT LINK and translations of various news articles with additional comments from the members can be found at 910 Percent.
Photobook “Hitori no Kisetsu” announced
Maimi has announced via the ℃-ute official blog that her first photobook in a year will be released on August 27th, 2016. The photobook is titled “Hitori no Kisetsu” (“Solo Season”) and was shot while in Taiwan earlier this year. Fans who order through the Wanibooks Special Edition shop will get a bonus photocard and a chance at being one of 80 fans who get their copy personally signed to them by Maimi. In addition, fans all over the world can order the book from Amazon.co.jp in two different flavors: regular and the Amazon-exclusive cover version.
“Good Morning Call” added to U.S. Netflix
“Good Morning Call”, the Netflix original series in which Maimi guest stars, has been recently added to Netflix in the United States. Netflix subscribers can see Maimi’s appearance as Mami Momoyama in episodes 14 through 16.
Blog update: “Taiwan concert♪”
Maimi appears before the Taiwanese fans for the second time in her May 22nd update “Taiwan concert♪“. Full translation below.
Blog update: “Taiwan~♪”
Maimi wishes one of her best friends a happy birthday from Taiwan in her May 22nd update “Taiwan~♪“. Full translation below.
“Girls Night Out #18”
Maimi appears in the “GHO (Girls Hang Out)” corner of the latest episode of the YouTube program “Girls Night Out”. The segment, which starts at the 3:35 mark, features Maimi along with ANGERME newcomer Moe Kamikokuryou on a walking date around Odawara.
Blog update: “Hong Kong concert♪( ´θ｀)ノ”
Maimi performs in her first ℃-ute concert in Hong Kong in her May 22nd update “Hong Kong concert♪( ´θ｀)ノ“. Full translation below.
Blog update: “Nice!”
Maimi takes a miraculous shot in her May 20th update “Nice!“. Full translation below.