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AKB48’s Kashiwagi Yuki (Yukirin) posts about her love of 3DS games

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Kashiwagi Yuki (Yukirin) of AKB48 wowed her fans with a post about how she has been enjoying 3DS games.

The singer posted about her love for “Monster Hunter” and how she put in 60 hours in one month.

She discusses her fascination of “Dance Dance Revolution” when she was in second grade and “Pokemon” on the Gameboy.  “Bomberman” and “Smash Brothers”.

And also her love for “Taiko no Tatsujin” at the arcade and her addiction to “Animal Crossing” when she should be studying for exams.

And admitting…she is a gamer!

French Kiss to disband on November 5th


With the graduation of Kuramochi Asuka from AKB48, it was expected that the AKB48 sub-unit French Kiss would come to an end.

It was announced that on November 5th, French Kiss which consists of members Kashiwagi Yuki, Takajo Aki and Kuramochi Asuka will disband on November 5th at Saitama Super Arena.

The group has been together for five years and have released a total of six singles.  And now, they will release their final album “French Kiss” on October 14th.




Kojima Haruna and Kashiwagi Yuki to be the new double center for AKB48’s 39th single “Green Flash”


It was announced at the end of AKB48 Request Hour that the 39th AKB48 CD single will be titled “Green Flash” and Kojima Haruna and Kashiwagi Yuki will be the double centers.

Selected for the new single are Takahashi Manaimi, Yamamoto Sayaka, Watanabe Mayu, Sashihara Rino, Yokoyama Yui, Matsui Rena, Miyawaki Sakura, Matsui Jurina, Kawaei Rina, Shimazaki Haruna, Ikoma Rina, Kizaki Yuria, Kokima Mako and Iriyama Anna.

Yukirin fans not so thrilled about her kissing scene


Fans were up at arms when AKB48 member Kashiwagi Yuki was kissed in the music video for “Gingham Check” and fans are all upset again after she was kissed for her latest drama, “Kurofuku Monogatari”. Fans took to Twitter to show off their anger.  What do you think?

Kashiwagi Yuki voted as AKB48 member that would be a good wife

20141028-00038673-r25-001-1-viewA poll was conducted of which AKB48 member would be a good wife and Kashiwagi “Yukirin” Yuki won by a huge percentage at 43% over #2 Watanabe “Mayuyu” Mayu (36%) and #3 Takahashi (Takamina) Minami at 35.5%.

Sashihara Rino was fourth at 31.5%, Yokoyama Yui was fifth at 24%, Yamamoto Sayaka was #6 with 20.0%, Kojima Haruna was #7 at 19.0, Matsui Rena was #8 with 16.5%, Jurina Matsui was #9 with 15.5% and Ikoma Rina was #10 at 13.0%.


1位 柏木由紀 43.0%
2位 渡辺麻友 36.0%
3位 高橋みなみ 35.5%
4位 指原莉乃 31.5%
5位 横山由依 24.0%
6位 山本 彩 20.0%
7位 小嶋陽菜 19.0%
8位 松井玲奈 16.5%
9位 松井珠理奈 15.5%
10位 生駒里奈 13.0%


French Kiss to release a new song after two years!


AKB48 sub-unit French Kiss will make there music return after two years.  With Kashiwagi Yuki busy with AKB48/NMB48 and her solo career, Asuka Kuramochi busy with a solo career and her role as Team B Captain and Takajo Aki busy with JKT48, the group will release the single “Omoi Desenai Hana” on October 1st.


The group also have a new variety show on television as the three (or a member) travels around the world.

The three posed with a picture with birthday girl, Kashiwagi Yuki who turned 23 on July 15th.

French Kiss returns with new TV Tokyo show




AKB48 sub-unit, French Kiss (which consists of Kashiwagi Yuki, Takajo Aki and Kuramochi Asuka) will have a new after-midnight TV show on TV Tokyo featuring the international journeys of the three members.  With the first episode slated for a July 1st airing, the trio will visit Singapore.

The new show will focus on the travel of each French Kiss member to various countries.

Purchase Kashiwagi Yuki’s 3rd solo Blu-ray/DVD and get a Yukirin figure




For fans of AKB48 member Kashiwagi Yuki, will no doubt want to purchase her upcoming Blu-ray/DVD of her 3rd solo live concert.  If you purchase the Blu-ray/DVD, you get a Yukirin figure.

The Blu-ray and DVD will be released on March 19, 2014.