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Love Live!: School Idol Project 

When news gets out that the school is going to close due to poor numbers of new students. Honoka, and several of her friends rally together and form a school Idol group in order to prevent the school from closing.
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Series cast summary:
Emi Nitta Emi Nitta ...  Honoka Kosaka 27 episodes, 2013-2014
Sora Tokui Sora Tokui ...  Nico Yazawa 27 episodes, 2013-2014
Pile Pile ...  Maki Nishikino / ... 27 episodes, 2013-2014
Aya Uchida Aya Uchida ...  Kotori Minami 27 episodes, 2013-2014
Suzuko Mimori Suzuko Mimori ...  Umi Sonoda 27 episodes, 2013-2014
Aina Kusuda Aina Kusuda ...  Nozomi Tojo 27 episodes, 2013-2014
Riho Iida Riho Iida ...  Hoshizora Rin / ... 27 episodes, 2013-2014
Yurika Kubo Yurika Kubo ...  Koizumi Hanayo / ... 27 episodes, 2013-2014
Yoshino Nanjô Yoshino Nanjô ...  Eli Ayase 27 episodes, 2013-2014
Kira Buckland Kira Buckland ...  Umi Sonoda 26 episodes, 2013-2014
Caitlin Glass ...  Maki Nishikino 26 episodes, 2013-2014
Erika Harlacher Erika Harlacher ...  Erena Todo 26 episodes, 2013-2014
Marieve Herington ...  Honoka Kosaka 26 episodes, 2013-2014
Xanthe Huynh ...  Hanayo Koizumi 26 episodes, 2013-2014
Erica Lindbeck ...  Eli Ayase 26 episodes, 2013-2014
Faye Mata ...  Rin Hoshizora 26 episodes, 2013-2014
Erica Mendez Erica Mendez ...  Nico Yazawa 26 episodes, 2013-2014
Tony Oliver ...  Additional Voices 26 episodes, 2013-2014
Laura Post ...  Nozomi Tojo 26 episodes, 2013-2014
Cristina Valenzuela ...  Kotori Minami 26 episodes, 2013-2014
Cassandra Lee Morris ...  Tsubasa Kira 20 episodes, 2013-2014
Christine Marie Cabanos ...  Yukiho Kosaka 16 episodes, 2013-2014
Ryan Bartley ...  Mika 15 episodes, 2013-2014
Natalie Hoover Natalie Hoover ...  Fumiko 15 episodes, 2013-2014
Mela Lee ...  Hideko 15 episodes, 2013-2014
Julie Ann Taylor Julie Ann Taylor ...  Honoka's Mother / ... 13 episodes, 2013-2014
Karen Strassman ...  Director Minami 11 episodes, 2013-2014
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Storyline

Honoka Kosaka is a girl who loves her school, Otonokizaka Academy. When the school is planned to be closed down due to a lack of applicants, Honoka becomes determined to save it. Learning that school idols are popular, Honoka and her friends start up a school idol group called "u's" (pronounced muse) in order to attract new students. Once they successfully prevent Otonokizaka Academy from closing, the girls from u's aim for higher grounds and participate in "Love Live", the ultimate school idol competition featuring the best groups in the country.

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January 2013 (Japan) See more »

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2.35 : 1
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Nico Yazawa: Nico Nico Nii!
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Great series,and worth watching
2 May 2017 | by Wingzero586See all my reviews

What got me into the series:

When I first started watching this series on Crunchyroll,I have to say that I have never seen anything like this.This series was simply the best.

Buying the series:

When I found out that NIS America was going to get this series released on Blu-Ray,I knew that it was be something that I want to own,and I did.When I bought both seasons on Blu-Ray,I really enjoyed them.It was like watching the series on Crunchyroll.

What I like in the show:

My favorite characters in the show are: Honoka,Kotori,and Maki. They have to be the best in the series. I do like the outfits that Kotori designs for the group. The show also had some amazing songs,and they were moving.

The meaning of the series:

What this series really explains is being something that you want to be takes a lot of work and dedication. We have to work hard,and give it our best shot,and think about a goal that needs to be accomplished.

So in closing to this series,please check it out.And after the show,see the movie.


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