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Cute type idols are often silly and youthful, with a princess-like aesthetic or a quirk of some kind. Their category color is red and theme emblem is a flower. From the original iM@S cast: Haruka Amami, Yayoi Takatsuki, Makoto Kikuchi, and Hibiki Ganaha are Cute Type idols.

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Akari Tsujino
Age: 15
Height: 160 cm
Weight: 44 kg
Birthday: November 5
Blood type: A+
Three sizes: 80-60-86
Hobbies: Eating ramen and knitting

One of the idols to be added after the game's 7th anniversary, Akari is a country girl who is trying her best to feel as idol-like as possible.

  • Country Mouse: Feels quite awkward as an idol due to her being raised in a farm.
  • Expy: An older, longer-haired version of Hinata Kinoshita from Million Live.
  • Just for Pun: Will slip the word "apple" as much as she can in her speech to seem more like an idol.


Akiha Ikebukuro
Age: 14
Height: 148 cm
Weight: 39 kg
Birthday: June 10
Blood type: B
Three sizes: 75-53-74
Hobbies: Making Robots

A 14-year old prodigy with a natural talent for robotics.


Anzu Futaba

Arisa Mochida
Age: 21
Height: 156 cm
Weight: 45 kg
Birthday: August 24
Blood type: AB
Three sizes: 77-54-76
Hobbies: Playing with children.

Child daycare specialist with a talent for ventriloquism.

Atsumi Munakata

Azuki Momoi
Age: 15
Height: 145 cm
Weight: 40 kg
Birthday: July 7
Blood type: A
Three sizes: 80-55-78
Hobbies: Goldfish scopping

An energetic girl from Nagano obsessed with pulling off "big operations".

Chieri Ogata

Chika Yokoyama
Age: 9
Height: 127 cm
Weight: 31 kg
Birthday: April 14
Blood type: A
Three sizes: 60-55-65
Hobbies: Playing Magical Girl

A fan of magical girl anime, Chika finds the stage theatrics and the costumes of Idols similarly flashy and cute, and wishes to experience the magic for herself.

Age: 20
Height: 166 cm
Weight: 45 kg
Birthday: August 26
Blood type: AB
Three sizes: 80-55-82
Hobbies: Volunteering

A compassionate and kind woman of faith. With a love of choir music, she seeks to become an idol to spread joy and happiness. She is obtained by defeating her in a rival battle.

  • Blind Seer: The exact nature of her blindness is not specified, perhaps because she was not originally intend to be. She is able to wander locations without use of a walking stick or trained dog. Nor has she been seen with scripts or lyric sheets written in brail. However two of cards display her having problems from no sight: the first with the Producer accompanying her to an art museum to describe the exhibits, and the second with her tripping in a messy room and needing the Producer to resort papers she dropped.
  • But Not Too Foreign: Hometown is in the Hyogo Prefecture. Several foreigner idols have hometowns outside of Japan, but not her.
  • Charity Motivation Song: Uses her money to run charities and pay church bills. She never keeps any for herself.
  • Christmas Card: Though not originally, for two consecutive years her cards have been released during the winter holidays.
  • The Church: Important requirement to be an actual nun.
  • Cool Big Sis: One of the most levelheaded and mature idols. Will also take the duty of Team Mom in a heartbeat.
  • Defeat Means Friendship: With a heaping of Because Destiny Says So. Considers her defeat to be a sign from Kamisama, because the Producer is a good man who cares for others.
  • Disabled Love Interest: Doesn't mind being treated as such by the Producer. Lets him take her to an exhibit of religious paintings and describe the images they depict. Also accepts his help after falling and dropping the loose sheets of a stage script she was carrying.
  • Eyes Always Shut: According to Ascended Fanon she is blind. The illustration of her 2014 S Rare card substantiates this, as she couldn't navigate through a room with electrical cables and stage equipment scattered across the floor without falling.
    • When on-stage in Starlight Stage, she continues to have this trope, which does not impede Clarice's ability to dance in the least.
  • Hollywood Nuns: Actual nuns take a solemn oath to renounce sinful pleasures and live a life of prayer. The whole idol thing aside, passive flirting on Producer would also go against this.
  • The Ingenue: She is a nun after all.
  • Magical Eye: Her eyes have never been shown onscreen, but in the Maid Collection extra comic she is able to make Kirari of all people settle down (in an almost hypnotized state) with a single stern look.
  • Nuns Are Mikos: Originally being a nun was the main focus of her character. However after the Ascended Fanon of her being blind was integrated, later appearances focus on the physical disablement.
  • Only One Name: She has no known last name.
  • Phenotype Stereotype: Religious western blonde.
  • The Quiet One: She's a listener, due to confessional experience.
  • The Rival: While an honest and caring person, she starts out as a rival.
  • Simple, yet Opulent: The gold broach with two large rubies that she always wears... even when dressed in an idol costume. Given her strict vow of poverty, why she possesses the jewelry piece and never takes it off is an unexplained mystery. There's a Fanon theory it's a Crystal Dragon Jesus symbol of her faith.
  • Stock Foreign Name: Latin or Greek origin, typically meaning bright or clear.
  • Token Wholesome: Never wears a skimpy outfit like other idols.
  • Willing Suspension of Disbelief: A conservative nun becoming a corporate idol.

Erika Akanishi
Age: 16
Height: 154 cm
Weight: 55 kg
Birthday: July 7
Blood type: 0
Three sizes: 92-59-88
Hobbies: Watching comedians.

A wanna-be comedian who likes to laugh and make others laugh.

  • Bunny-Ears Lawyer: She's quirky and seems to live in a comedy routine, but she's actually a very responsible idol who takes her work seriously.
  • Cleavage Window: In at least half of her cards.
  • Gag Boobs: She's quite well-endowed, and that's reflected on her cards.
  • Genki Girl
  • Girlish Pigtails: Always styles her hair in two braids.
  • Hair Decorations: Wears a flower pin in her hair in all her non-idolized cards.
  • Strange-Syntax Speaker: Tends to empathise the last word she says and the cards even feature it being written in romaji rather than hiragana, for example O-MA-KA-SE.
  • Verbal Tic: Adds a star to most of her sentences ☆

Frederica Miyamoto

Fuka Asano
Age: 16
Height: 160 cm
Weight: 48 kg
Birthday: February 11
Blood type: A
Three sizes: 88-59-84
Hobbies: Writing novels

A bookworm who aspires to become a successful novelist if her idol career flourishes.

Haena Ryoo
Age: 16
Height: 167 cm
Weight: 51 kg
Birthday: November 9
Blood type: O
Three sizes: 80-57-85
Hobbies: Taking selfies, making accesories

The second Korean-exclusive idol. A trendy teenager who likes making her own accessories and uploading pictures of her wearing them to the Internet.

Hasumi Nagatomi
Age: 16
Height: 161 cm
Weight: 45 kg
Birthday: March 19
Blood type: A
Three sizes: 83-56-85
Hobbies: Bowling. Shopping for vintage clothes.

A girl who believes the best fashion trends happened decades ago.

Hiromi Seki

Hitomi Niwa
Age: 18
Height: 157 cm
Weight: 43 kg
Birthday: June 4
Blood type: B
Three sizes: 81-55-79
Hobbies: Visiting historic sites and collecting samurai merchandise.

An idol from Nagoya with tremendous interest in her country's feudal history.

Hotaru Shiragiku

Kana Imai
Age: 16
Height: 153 cm
Weight: 41 kg
Birthday: March 6
Blood type: O
Three sizes: 81-56-79
Hobbies: Talking to friends

An average but cheerful high school student.

Kanako Mimura

Kanna Ariura
Age: 19
Height: 155 cm
Weight: 44 kg
Birthday: March 6
Blood type: O
Three sizes: 78-57-80
Hobbies: Love and Peace

A woman devoted to pacifism and harmonious coexistence.

Karin Domyoji

Kiyora Yanagi
Age: 23
Height: 158 cm
Weight: 47 kg
Birthday: May 12
Blood type: O
Three sizes: 85-58-86
Hobbies: Watching documentaries.

Registered medical nurse with a coy sense of humor.

Koharu Koga
Age: 12
Height: 140 cm
Weight: 35 kg
Birthday: April 1
Blood type: O
Three sizes: 72-54-77
Hobbies: Playing with her lizard, Hyo-kun, helping out at home

A sweet girl that wants to become a princess-like idol.

Kotoka Saionji
Age: 17
Height: 156 cm
Weight: 46 kg
Birthday: January 23
Blood type: O
Three sizes: 87-57-85
Hobbies: Flower pressing

An incredibly polite young woman who gives the Producer an extraordinary degree of respect, as if he was worthy of genuflection.

  • Expy: Looks and behaves like a pink-haired Mugi from K-On!
  • Hero-Worshipper: Aware of the Producer's success as an idol promoter and holds the utmost respect for him. He's called Producer-sama by her.
  • Keigo: Speaks very formally, especially when its towards the Producer.
  • Ojou: Insanely wealthy. Considered a palace sized mansion to be quaint.
  • Spoiled Sweet: Aside from her ultra polite way of talking, she never showed signs of her super wealthy upbringing.
  • You Gotta Have Pink Hair: Her hair seems to take a pinkish hue from time to time. It's either hair dye or a trick of the light.

Kurumi Ohnuma
Age: 13
Height: 145 cm
Weight: 40 kg
Birthday: March 30
Blood type: A
Three sizes: Big-Normal-Okay
Hobbies: Collecting tissue-packs.

An over sensitive girl with low self-esteem who easily and visibly cries often.

Kyoko Igarashi

Mai Fukuyama
Age: 10
Height: 132 cm
Weight: 28 kg
Birthday: January 21
Blood type: O
Three sizes: 64-56-70
Hobbies: Unicycling
A girl from Hyogo who likes unicycling.

Mayu Sakuma

Michiru Ohara
Age: 15
Height: 153 cm
Weight: 40 kg
Birthday: April 12
Blood type: O
Three sizes: 78-55-80
Hobbies: Eating

A rather cheerful girl with a voracious appetite for food that can never be sated.

Miho Kohinata

Miku Maekawa

Mirei Hayasaka

Misato Manaka
Age: 20
Height: 160 cm
Weight: 46 kg
Birthday: November 6
Blood type: B
Three sizes: 84-57-85
Hobbies: Travelling

An easy-going young woman who wants to travel by becoming an idol.

  • Boyish Short Hair
  • Demoted to Extra: Gets significantly less exposure than the other VA parody idol, Reiko Takahashi. Probably since Reiko's sexy outfits and Christmas Cake storyline are more flashy than Misato's pouty lips and love for travelling.
  • Genki Girl: To an extent. Chiaki Kurokawa, a until-then very aloof idol, claimed Misato's cheerfulness managed to move her during the Pajama Party event.
  • Hot for Student: Dresses as a teacher in her newest Rare+.
  • No Celebrities Were Harmed: Considered to be a parody of Eriko Nakamura, Haruka's VA. Both have short hair and sail from Kamakura. Misato's name also shares some of Nakamura's name kanjis, namely "naka" and "sato".
  • Those Two Girls: With Chiaki, to an extent.

Miyabi Tsukimiya
Age: 18
Height: 153 cm
Weight: 44 kg
Birthday: October 30
Blood type: B
Three sizes: 86-56-82
Hobbies: Shopping with Mom

A sweet young woman who adores her mother and spends a lot of time with her.

Miyako Anzai
Age: 16
Height: 156 cm
Weight: 41 kg
Birthday: January 6
Blood type: B
Three sizes: 78-55-77
Hobbies: Detective dramas and mystery novels.

An inquisitive junior crime solver and aspiring detective.

Miyo Harada
Age: 20
Height: 163 cm
Weight: 46 kg
Birthday: November 14
Blood type: O
Three sizes: 86-59-85
Hobbies: Tuning cars and motorcycle

An experienced engine mechanic and street racer. Loves everything possible about vehicles, especially sports cars and fast motorcycles. She was already well known in the underground race circuit for her skills behind the wheel and under the hood before becoming an idol.

  • Badass Driver: She knows how to drift with the best of them.
  • Bokukko: Talks like a boy, mostly because cars are considered a guy thing.
  • Cool Car: Has a thing for exotic or high performance cars.
  • Hood Ornament Hottie: Multiple cards portray her performing this pose, particularly her first SR and SSR
  • Incredibly Lame Pun: She makes several racing themed puns from time to time.
  • Ms. Fixit: If it has an engine and wheels, she can fix it.
  • One of the Boys: She's not just for show and functions with the pit crew.
  • Pit Girls: Putting her mechanical skills to work.
  • Stripperiffic: Her race queen outfits.
  • Tomboy: She wants to add a little more Girly Girl to her image, but isn't as concerned with it as Makoto, because she has confidence of her body. However the more she falls in love with the Producer, the greater interest she has in his opinion of her looks.
  • Wrench Wench: Tunes cars for street racing.
  • Zip Me Up: Will only let the Producer do it.

Miyuki Yanase
Age: 14
Height: 144 cm
Weight: 33 kg
Birthday: March 16
Blood type: O
Three sizes: 75-54-77
Hobbies: Collecting stuffed animals

A passionate lover of teddy bears and other stuffed toys.

Momoka Sakurai

Nana Abe

Nene Kurihara
Age: 15
Height: 161 cm
Weight: 44 kg
Birthday: September 9
Blood type: B
Three sizes: 77-54-78
Hobbies: TV, promoting good health

A sweet girl who became an idol for her little sister's sake.

Noriko Shiina

Rena Hyodo
Age: 27
Height: 167 cm
Weight: 49 kg
Birthday: October 3
Blood type: O
Three sizes: 92-56-84
Hobbies: Card playing

Casino dealer, professional gambler, and occasional card/pool shark. Becomes an idol to prove she can beat the odds.

Rina Fujimoto

Sachiko Koshimizu

Sae Kobayakawa

Sakura Muramatsu
Age: 15
Height: 145 cm
Weight: 38 kg
Birthday: March 27
Blood type: O
Three sizes: 75-55-77
Hobbies: Collecting pink things

The Cute representative of the New Wave trio. Sakura is the sweet, fun-loving spirit that serves as the heart of her unit.

Saori Okuyama

Age: 19
Height: 156 cm
Weight: 47 kg
Birthday: June 12
Blood type: B
Three sizes: 83-57-81
Hobbies: Reading.

A girl from Akita who becomes an idol looking to change her geeky image.

Satomi Sakakibara
Age: 17
Height: 162 cm
Weight: 46 kg
Birthday: August 27
Blood type: O
Three sizes: 91-56-86
Hobbies: Eating sweets.

An impressively endowed woman who enjoys eating candies and cakes.

  • Big Eater: Evidently all the fat goes to her chest.
  • D-Cup Distress: They often get in the way of things. She's knocked drinks off tables and can't balance herself on an exercise ball because of them.
  • Gag Boobs: Mary Cochran calls them beach volleyballs.
  • Gainaxing: Pretty much a given and portrayed as such in the 4-koma.
  • Hair Decorations: To hold her Mega Twintails together.
  • Mega Twintails: Trademark hairstyle. Only two cards deviated from it, because she was playing the movie role of an evil corporate executive.
  • Sweet Tooth: Loves anything with sugar in it.
  • Trademark Favorite Food: Sweets.
  • Verbal Tic: Says "hoeee" when she's distracted or confused.

Saya Matsubara
Age: 18
Height: 156 cm
Weight: 43 kg
Birthday: December 28
Blood type: AB
Three sizes: 83-58-86
Hobbies: Blogging.

The boss of the Ikebukuro area. A cutesy young woman who has her eyes set on the Producer.

Seika Suzumiya
Age: 19
Height: 158 cm
Weight: 45 kg
Birthday: August 28
Blood type: A
Three sizes: 82-57-83
Hobbies: Playing violin

A gentle violin player who accepts being an idol.

Setsuna Imura
Age: 17
Height: 163 cm
Weight: 48 kg
Birthday: August 27
Blood type: AB
Three sizes: 85-60-88
Hobbies: Small collection of make up

A teenager who loves make-up and experimenting with it.

Shiki Ichinose

Shinobu Kudo
Age: 16
Height: 154 cm
Weight: 41 kg
Birthday: March 9
Blood type: AB
Three sizes: 78-54-81
Hobbies: Collecting omake comics.

A girl who has dreamed of being an idol since childhood and grew up admiring and listening to them from afar on her radio. Both her parents and her friends say she isn't cut out to be an idol, but she moves to Tokyo on her own nonetheless to join the Producer's talent agency.

Tsubaki Egami
Age: 19
Height: 161 cm
Weight: 46 kg
Birthday: February 6
Blood type: A
Three sizes: 80-57-80
Hobbies: Photography

Big sister type who enjoys taking photos of everyday life.

  • Camera Fiend: Being one is her hobby.
  • Expository Hairstyle Change: Has loose hair in casual clothes, but uses a ponytail when idolized.
  • Expy: Has a whimsical big sister personality like Azusa Miura and also believes in fortune telling.
  • Kimono Is Traditional: Most of her idol outfits (except her newest Rare+) are kimono-inspired.
  • Tareme Eyes: Reinforcing her kind personality.

Uzuki Shimamura

Wakaba Kusakabe
Age: 20
Height: 148 cm
Weight: 40 kg
Birthday: May 4
Blood type: 0
Three sizes: 77-54-78
Hobbies: Jigsaw Puzzles

A young woman who is always mistaken for a middle school student due to her youthful appearance.

  • Cool Big Sis: Wants to play the part. Fails hilariously.
  • Does Not Like Spam: She's not fond of black coffee.
  • Girlish Pigtails: Wears them in some of her outfits, making her look even younger.
  • Hair Decorations: Usually either ribbons or headbands.
  • Older Than They Look: Her main quirk. An extreme case, similar to Shin Sato in the Passion group. Wakaba is a legal adult, but has the physical appearance of a young teenager.
  • The Last of These Is Not Like the Others: In one 4koma, she's asked by the younger idols to take part in the LMBG unit (Little Marching Band Girls). Wakaba thinks this is a good opportunity for her to be viewed as a reliable older sister figure, but she ends up looking like part of the group instead. Sure enough, she gets her own marching band card. Still, she's the only adult member of the group.
  • The Team: As mentioned above, she's the eighth and final member of LMBG.

Yao Fuei Fuei
Age: 15
Height: 152 cm
Weight: 41 kg
Birthday: September 29
Blood type: O
Three sizes: 82-58-84
Hobbies: Cooking

An immigrant from Hong Kong, she is the daughter of a Chinese restaurant family.

Yuka Nakano

Yukari Mizumoto

Yukino Aihara
Age: 22
Height: 160 cm
Weight: 51 kg
Birthday: February 14
Blood type: A
Three sizes: 92-58-90
Hobbies: Drinking black tea.

A refined tea aficionado.

Yuriko Ohnishi
Age: 20
Height: 156 cm
Weight: 44 kg
Birthday: March 20
Blood type: O
Three sizes: 81-58-83
Hobbies: Surfing the net, Reading

A passionate consumer of manga and anime, she especially fancies one genre in particular.

Yuu Ohta
Age: 21
Height: 159 cm
Weight: 45 kg
Birthday: January 28
Blood type: AB
Three sizes: 89-57-87
Hobbies: Dog Grooming, Beauty

A young woman with a flair for the extravagant, and her long-suffering purse dog Akky.

  • Bunnies for Cuteness: Bunny costumes are but one of the many indignities thrust onto Akky.
  • Butt-Monkey: The hi-jinks Akki must endure.
  • Canine Companion: Akky. Appears to be some kind of miniature poodle-like breed.
  • Competition Freak: When it comes to Akky. A lot of the things Akky suffers, occur because someone claims he isn't cute or fluffy enough for something. Which leads his master into making him impossibly cuter and fluffier.
  • The Ditz: It should be noted that Akky has more common sense than Yuu herself.
  • Intellectual Animal: Akky is not able to talk aloud, but sometimes the Yonkoma reveal what he's thinking. Has more common sense than Yuu.
  • Intimate Marks: Has a mole on her right breast that many of her idol outfits prominently display.
  • Mr. Muffykins: Yuu herself has all the hallmarks of the purse-pet archetype. The poor dog just wants out.
  • My Beloved Smother: A pet owner version.
  • My Master, Right or Wrong: Akky is aware the things Yuu does to him is insane, but knows she would become completely heartbroken if he permanently ran away.
  • Poke the Poodle: Akky's often depicted struggling to escape Yuu's grasp, but she doesn't do any true harm. He's perfectly content and happy in her New Year SR, showing they do have a good relationship when Yuu isn't laying the affection on too thick.
  • This Is Gonna Suck: Sometimes an idol will jokingly comment that Yuu should do something ridiculous with Akky. For example: dress him in a matching costume so he can perform on stage with her. In reality the idol is just being silly and doesn't expect it to actually happen. However Yuu has no common sense when it comes to these things, so Akky will have a horrified expression when those statements are given... because it will happen.
    Akky: "Yuriyuri, I beg you, please don't give my mistress weird ideas!"

Yuuki Otokura


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