The official web site for The [email protected] franchise introduced on Tuesday that the franchise‘s The [email protected] SideM venture may have a stage play that may debut in The Galaxy Theatre in Tokyo in June. The play shall be primarily based on The [email protected] SideM Growing Stars smartphone recreation.

Actor Hirofumi Araki (Touken Ranbu) is directing the play, with a script by fellow actor Mizuki Sano (1995 live-action Kindaichi Case Files).

The first recreation to be referred to as The [email protected] launched in 2014, and remains to be being supported. Like different video games in The [email protected] franchise, SideM is constructed on the idea of “idols you can produce.” The app focuses on the male idols on the company 315 Production (pronounced “Saikō Production” or “Ultimate Production”). The [email protected] SideM Live on [email protected]! smartphone recreation launched in 2017, but it surely started winding down service in January 2021, and ended service in August 2021. The [email protected] SideM Growing Stars, the most recent recreation in the venture, launched in October 2021.

The first recreation’s anime adaptation premiered in October 2017, after a prologue particular concerning the three Jupiter idol unit members aired in September 2017. Crunchyroll streamed each anime as they aired.

Sumeragi launched The [email protected] SideM Wake Atte Mini! manga in 2016 and ended it in January 2018. Sumeragi’s The [email protected] SideM Wake Atte Mini! Returns sequel manga then launched in Dengeki Maoh in September 2018 and ended in January 2019. The sequel manga’s one compiled quantity shipped in March 2019, and bundled an anime episode. The first manga impressed a 12-episode tv anime sequence of shorts that premiered in October 2018. Crunchyroll streamed the present because it aired.

Sources: The [email protected] franchise‘s web site, Animate Times