- THE iDOLM@STER: Characters originating from the foundation and 2nd Vision titles. This includes but not limited to: iDOLM@STER, iDOLM@STER 2, Dearly Stars, and anime shows based directly off these properties. They are collectively considered the core cast of iM@S.
- THE iDOLM@STER: Cinderella Girls: Characters originating from the Cinderella Girls franchise. Originally a mobile device card game, it contains the largest iM@S cast: over 180 exclusive characters and growing.
- THE iDOLM@STER: Million Live!: Characters originating from the Million Live! franchise. Launched as a social media game, it features 37 exclusive idols.
- Puchim@s! Petit iDOLM@STER: Characters originating from the Puchim@s! franchise. A comedic manga later adapted into an anime miniseries with Drama CD support, it contains Super-Deformed personalities of the core iM@S cast.
- THE iDOLM@STER SideM: Characters originating from the SideM franchise. An unexpected Spear Counterpart series and mobile device game. It features 37 new male idols, as well as the original Jupiter trio.
Characters / The iDOLM@STER
aka: The Idolmaster 2
During its massively successful and ongoing run since 2005, THE iDOLM@STER franchise has generated a roster of 200+ characters that regularly expands. Due to this continuous growth, the original Character Sheet has been divided into sections dedicated to each flagship entry of the franchise: