I★Chu: Halfway Through the Idol
Comedy, Music, School, Slice of Life
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At Étoile Vio School, students are known as “I-Chu” and undergo training with high hopes of fulfilling their dream of becoming a fully fledged idol. However, things are off to a strange and unexpected start when they hear their entrance ceremony speech given by the principal, who is a bear...?! As the I-Chus go about their idol training, putting in the hard work and effort towards their goals, they gradually start questioning what an idol actually is.
This is the story of their struggle to find the answer, all the while striving for their moment to shine.
Characters & Voice Actors
Seiya Aido: KENN
The cheerful and passionate leader of F∞F (Fire Fenix). He was born in America and came to Japan when he was an elementary school student. He loves Japanese culture such as samurais and kabuki. He was taken with Tsubaki Rindo, an idol who he happened to see at a concert, and since then he has aspired to be an idol. No matter what challenges come his way, he always stays positive, pulling his unit members and those around him along. He’s honest and able to open up to anyone, but is overly affectionate. He has a habit of casually hugging people.
Kanata Minato: Yuichi Iguchi
With the cuteness of a small animal, he makes everyone feel better by flashing smiles at them. It’s almost as if he were the mascot of F∞F. He is intimidated by scary-looking people and people bigger than him, but once he warms up to them he becomes quite cheerful and friendly. He’s a kind-hearted guy who is always there for others. He always carries a stuffed animal rabbit named Rabirabi with him. Ever since Kanata started doing acting work as a kid, he’s always been together with Rabirabi so he treats him as an important partner.
Akira Mitsurugi: Toshiyuki Toyonaga
An ex-model. He is always gentle with everyone, but because he rarely talks about himself he has a mysterious aura to him. He looks after those he trusts and supports the people around him in a gentle and sophisticated manner.
I★Chu ETOILE STAGE (Game)
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