Archives for : CM (Commercials)

Mecha Kawaii: Kyary Pamyu Pamyu collaborates with Nintendo!


Kyary Pamyu Pamyu has collaborated with Nintendo for the release of the “New Nintendo 3DS”, which will be released in Japan on October 11th.  Check out the commercial below!

NMB48 promotes Feather Samurai Edge blades


NMB48 was chosen to be the spokesperson for Feather’s “Samurai Edge” shaving blade.

The campaign promotional videos were posted on YouTube and promotions will continue through January 31, 2015.

Paruru promotes the SDF


Haruka “Paruru” Shimazaki is known for her “salty” behavior and despite not being a talkative member of AKB48, the idol member was selected to promote Japan’s Self-Defense Forces recruitment campaign for high school graduates.

In a 30-second commercial, Haruka explains how people can work in the land and the sea and ends with Paruru showcasing a “You AND PEACE”.

Nissin targeting the Wota?

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There is no doubt that idol music is the rage in Japan right now and what best to target them by the food they consume (afterall, wota needs to use their money on idol merch.).

Here is a recent Nissin Cup noodle commercial featuring the idol group Denpagumi, Inc.:

A new PEACH JOHN KojiHaru CM!


Kojima Haruna of AKB48 is best known for her bikini and lingerie shots and as the face of PEACH JOHN, the popular AKB48 member returns with a new commercial.  Check out KojiHaru’s latest commercial here:

UPDATE: “Shingeki no Kyojin” (Attack on Titan) Subaru Commercial

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UPDATE:  The full Subaru commercial can be viewed here:

For “Attack on Titan” (Shingeki no Kyojin) fans, you will definitely want to see this upcoming commercial for Subaru!  To see the commercial, click on :58.

AKB48’s Yuko Oshima, Mayu Watanabe and Haruka Shimazaki promote Asahi’s “WONDA GOLD BLACK”


In new 15 second commercials in Japan, AKB48’s Yuko Oshima, Mayu Watanabe and Haruka Shimazaki are promote Asahi’s “WONDA GOLD BLACK”:

Takei Emi – The New CM Queen of 2013 & pro golfer Ishikawa Ryo – CM King of 2013


Former AKB48 members Shinoda Mariko and Itano Tomomi have dominated the polls especially last year as both tied for CM Queen of 2012. But for 2013, Takei Emi was crowned as the new CM Queen with commercials for 17 companies including Lotte, Seiko, Aeon and many more.

Shinoda Mariko was #2 with 16 companies and Rola was third place with 14.

For men, pro golfer Ishikawa Ryo was #1 with commercials for 12 companies, followed by Mukai Osamu with 11 and ARASHI’s Sakura Sho with 10.