Characters: AKB 48 Team B

Iwasa Misaki

Born on 30 January 1995 in Chiba prefecture.

Has a career as an enka singer, having released four solo singles as well as a cover album. Sub-units she's been in are:
  • Watarirouka Hashiritai

  • Affectionate Nickname: Wasamin, Mikki
  • Ascended Extra: Got to rank in the 4th elections as the Next Girls center, her position descended the following year before increasing again to #49, giving her the Future Girls Centre position.
  • Cover Version: Has covered Nana Mizuki's "Eternal Blaze" and several AKB songs (notably "Flying Get" and "Koisuru Fortune Cookie") in enka style.
  • Kimono Is Traditional: In her singles she sings enka, and wears this to keep with the traditional mood. She usually performs wearing kimonos as well if she's doing a solo.
  • Otaku Surrogate: Is a fan of Uta No Prince Sama.

Uchida Mayumi

Born on 27 December 1993 in Tokyo. She’s also written and published a romance novel as well as opened a yakiniku restaurant.

Has announced her graduation to focus on the management of her restaurant, as she's unable to manage both her business and her idol career.

Uchiyama Natsuki

Born on September 25, 1995 in Kanagawa Prefecture.

She also released a book on the Japanese Constitution in 2014.

  • Affectionate Nickname: Nakkii
  • Ascended Extra: Ranked #63 in the 2014 Senbatsu Election from not ranked.
  • Cute Bookworm: She's extremely knoledgeable about the Japanese Constitution, being able to recite any of its articles from memory and Shigeru Minamino, an associate professor at the Kyushu University School of Law, in the 256-page book “Kenpo-shugi” (Constitutionalism), about the Japanese Constitution.

Umeta Ayano

Born on March 20, 1999 in Tokyo.

Oshima Ryoka

Born on 21 August 1998 in Kanagawa Prefecture.

Kashiwagi Yuki

Born on 15 July 1991 in Kagoshima prefecture.

Was the former captain of Team B from the 2009 team shuffle to until the 2012 team shuffle.A concurrent member with NMB's Team N from 2014 to the 2015 shuffle. Appointed to become a concurrent member with NGT once that group is sstablished. She's one of the original Team B members.

Has two solo singles: "Shortcake" and "Birthday Wedding".

Sub-units she's been in are:
  • French Kiss
  • BKA48

  • Affectionate Nickname: Yukirin, Black Kashiwagi, Marimokkori
  • Beware the Nice Ones: Often called black-hearted by the other members.
  • Breast Expansion: Some of the fans accused her of getting breast enhancement surgery and she angrily denied the accusations.
  • Feminine Women Can Cook: Subverted. She can't even crack an egg properly.
  • Image Song: Apart from her two solo singles "Shortcake" and "Birthday Wedding", "Yokaze no Shiwaza" from Team B 5th Stage, "Chinmoku" from French Kiss' single "If", "Mayonaka no Hamigaki" from French Kiss' single "Saisho no Mail" and "Kazanbai" from French Kiss' single "Romance Privacy".
  • Large Ham: Usually very feminine and ladylike, but she goes all out when reacting to something.
  • New Transfer Student: To NMB's Team N, where she holds a concurrency.
  • The Ojou
  • Reaction Shot: There's a reason she's called the "Reaction Queen".
  • Seiyuu: Voiced Rumi Fujisaki in Sket Dance and Marimo Nogami in the OVA Marimo no Hana.

Kizaki Yuria

Born on February 11, 1996 in Aichi Prefecture

Originally from SKE’s Team S, moved to AKB’s Team 4 as co-captain during the 2014 shuffle. Moved to Team B and made captain on the 2015 shuffle.

Takeuchi Miyu

Born on 12 January 1996 in Tokyo.
  • Affectionate Nickname: Miyumiyu
  • Elegant Classical Musician: Has absolute pitch and can play the trumpet, the guitar and the piano, the latter since she was two years old.
  • Seiyuu: Voiced the minor character Hazuki Yanagikawa in AKB48's official anime AKB0048, although she's hardly noticeable.

Tatsuya Makiho

Born on October 19, 2001 in Tokyo

Tanabe Miku

Born on 2 December 1992 in Shiga prefecture.

One of the original Team B members.

Natori Wakana

Born on 7 June 1995 in Tokyo.

Nozawa Rena

Born on May 6, 1998 in Nagoya.

Originates from JKT’s Team J, that she held a concurrency with while in Team K for a while, but was officially moved to just Team B during the 2014 shuffle.

  • Affectionate Nickname: Rena-chan
  • Ascended Extra: She's the first original JKT member to hold a concurrent position in AKB and to participate in the Janken tournament.
  • But Not Too Foreign: She was born in Japan, but has lived since she was young in Indonesia due to her parents' work.
    • Bilingual Bonus: Due to this, she's fluent in both Indonesian and Japanese. She also speaks English and French.
  • Kindhearted Cat Lover
  • New Transfer Student: She's originally from JKT. She was going to announce her graduation because her parents were going back to Japan and she couldn't stay in Indonesia by herself. A manager interrupted her speech and offered her to become a concurrent member on AKB during her stay in Japan.

Fukuoka Seina

Born on August 1, 2000 in Kanagawa Prefecture.

Yokoshima Aeri

Born on December 17, 1999 in Aichi.

Team B’s first pick in the 2013 draft.

Watanabe Mayu

Born on 26 March 1994 in Saitama Prefecture. One of the founder members of Team B and AKB's current center after the 2014 elections.

Has also released 5 solo singles.

Sub-units she's been in are:
  • Watarirouka Hashiritai
  • Team Dragon from AKB48
  • Miracle Planet

  • Affectionate Nickname Mayuyu
  • Cute but Cacophonic: Subverted. Although she has one of the highest pitched voices in AKB48, her singing voice is really quite nice and cute.
  • Does This Remind You of Anything?: Her third single, "Hikaru Monotachi", is basically a parody of the Vocaloid phenomenon.
  • Game-Breaking Injury: Got injured several times, causing her to miss out on several early stage performances.
  • Girlish Pigtails: Her trademark hairstyle. However, lately she's been growing out of them.
    • She even collaborated with the official rival group Nogizaka46 on a song called "Twin Tail wa Mou Shinai"(No More Twin Tails).
  • Image Song: Any of her singles' songs, along with "Zannen Shoujo" (from Team B 4th Stage) and "Nantai Renai Kuragekko" (from Watarirouka Hashiritai's single "Seishun no Flag"), as well as her senbatsu single "Kokoro no Placard".
  • Otaku Surrogate: Self proclaimed!
    • She even has an unofficial group, aptly titled Ota4, aka Otaku 4 with 3 other members.
  • Robot Girl: Members of AKB jokingly call her CG ("Cyborg Girl") due to the fact that she doesn't sweat at all.
  • Seiyuu: Voices Chieri Sono in their official anime: AKB0048. She also voiced Natsuki Ryouura in Sunrise's movie Nerawareta Gakuen.
  • Spotlight-Stealing Squad: Managed to rank first in the 2014 election, managing to beat Sashihara Rino, the previous number one.