Wake Up, Girls! Shin Shou

Wake Up, Girls! New Chapter

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Synonyms: Wake Up, Girls! Shin Sho
Japanese: Wake Up, Girls!新章
English: Wake Up, Girls! New Chapter
German: Wake Up, Girls! New Chapter
Spanish: Wake Up, Girls! New Chapter
French: Wake Up, Girls! New Chapter
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Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 10, 2017 to Jan 8, 2018
Premiered: Fall 2017
Broadcast: Tuesdays at 02:05 (JST)
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Millepensee
Source: Original
Genre: DramaDrama
Themes: Idols (Female)Idols (Female), MusicMusic
Duration: 23 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 6.541 (scored by 42374,237 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #64542
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #5509
Members: 13,961
Favorites: 20

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"Wake Up, Girls!" is the story of growth and friendship of seven girls living in Sendai, Miyagi who form the idol group "Wake Up, Girls! (WUG)" and work together to become top idols.

Operating under a small production company in Sendai known as "Green Leaves Entertainment," WUG overcame countless obstacles to beat national idol group "I-1 club" at the Idol Festival and win the event. They had suddenly become top idols... but with an idol recession going on, things weren't so easy. The days of steady and honest idol work continued for the girls.

Meanwhile, Sendai-based middle school trio Hayashi Ayumi, Morishima Otome, and Atsugi Itsuka have developed an increasing desire to become idols...

(Source: wikia.com)


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Opening Theme

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"7 Senses" by Wake Up, Girls!

Ending Theme


Oct 7, 2018
Mixed Feelings
Wake up girls is a series that was really low on my "to watch" list, and I think this is true for most people. As someone who loves to binge watch everything, I was waiting until the entire franchise finished, and I binge watched it.

My Overall Thought:
Some cool characters, ok story, good music, bad animation.

Just the continuation from the "beyond the bottom" (not going to spoil it). However, we are introduced to a group of three girls that wants to become an idol. Job for the WUGs are steadily increasing, and are ready to put out their first album.

It was neither good or bad. Compared ...
Nov 8, 2017
Preliminary (5/12 eps)
“Wake Up, Girls!” (WUG) came out in 2014 without much fanfare. While it wasn’t completely unknown to viewers at the time, it was definitely not a show that many paid attention to. Marred by poor production values and a plot that failed to really shine against its competitors, WUG never really managed to be a major player in the idol anime genre.

But nonetheless, it was a remarkable series in its own right. While more popular idol series like “The Idolm@ster” and “Love Live!” gave an idealized version of life as an idol, WUG always had a grounded approach in regards to how it represented ...

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