Love Live! School Idol Project

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  • TV-G
  • 2013
  • 2 Seasons
  • 7.2  (1,100)

Love Live! School Idol Project is a Japanese anime television series that aired from 2013-2014. Produced by Sunrise and directed by Takahiko Kyougoku, the show revolves around a group of high school girls who come together to form a school idol group in order to save their school from shutting down.

The main protagonist of the show is Honoka Kosaka, a second-year student at Otonokizaka Academy, who becomes determined to save her school after she learns that it will be closing down due to a lack of enrollment. Honoka, along with her childhood friends, Kotori Minami and Umi Sonoda, decide to create a school idol group as a way to attract new students to their school and prevent its closure.

Throughout the series, Honoka and her friends face numerous obstacles as they strive to become successful school idols. They must overcome their own doubts and insecurities, as well as deal with the competition from other school idol groups. However, with their passion and determination, they are able to overcome these challenges and become a popular school idol group known as µ's (pronounced "Muse").

The members of µ's include Honoka, Kotori, Umi, Rin Hoshizora, Maki Nishikino, Hanayo Koizumi, Nozomi Tojo, and Nico Yazawa. Each member brings a unique personality and set of skills to the group, which helps them to stand out from other school idol groups.

The show focuses on the girls' journey as they train and prepare for various school idol competitions, and the ups and downs they experience along the way. The characters are not only interested in becoming successful school idols, but they also care deeply about their school and the people in it.

The series explores themes such as friendship, perseverance, and self-discovery. It also features catchy songs, energetic dance routines, and colorful animation, which adds to the overall enjoyment of the show.

Love Live! School Idol Project received positive reviews from both fans and critics, and has since inspired a franchise that includes additional anime series, video games, and live concerts. The show is known for its vibrant characters, engaging storyline, and catchy music, and has become a beloved part of the anime fandom.

In conclusion, Love Live! School Idol Project is a heartwarming and entertaining anime series that follows the journey of a group of high school girls as they strive to become successful school idols and save their school from closure. With lovable characters, catchy music, and inspiring themes, the show has captured the hearts of fans around the world and continues to be a popular part of the anime landscape.

Love Live! School Idol Project is a series that is currently running and has 2 seasons (26 episodes). The series first aired on January 8, 2013.

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May Everyone's Dream Come True!
13. May Everyone's Dream Come True!
June 30, 2014
It is Graduation Day. Honoka has a special song for the third years as her commemorative speech. After the ceremony, Nico assigns Hanayo as the new club president, and Maki is new vice-president. The girls take one last chance to say goodbye.
Last Concert
12. Last Concert
June 23, 2014
After a random draw, �'s is the last group to perform at Love Live. The girls have their final practice together and have a sleepover. The next day they arrive for Love Live for their final performance.
Our Decision
11. Our Decision
June 16, 2014
When Alisa and Yukiho pass entrance exams for Otonokizaka High, the girls begin to wonder what will happen to �'s after Eli, Nozomi, and Nico graduate. The older girls leave that decision to the younger members if �'s should add new members or disband.
10. Mu's
June 9, 2014
With �'s needing to make an impression during Love Live, Hanayo suggests they create a group catchphrase for the official website which best represents them. Upon seeing people's emas in support of �'s at the shrine, Honoka decides on their catchphrase.
Melody of the Heart
9. Melody of the Heart
June 2, 2014
The preliminary final for Love Live has arrived. However, some of the girls are snowed in at school. Determined to not let their efforts go in vain, they decide to go by foot to rejoin their group.
My Wish
8. My Wish
May 26, 2014
When �'s has trouble agreeing on a song for the final preliminaries, Nozomi suggests writing a love song. The members are shaken by the idea of performing an unfamiliar genre, but Eli is suprisingly supportive.
We Have to do Something!
7. We Have to do Something!
May 19, 2014
A physical exam reveals Honoka and Hanayo have gained weight. Meanwhile, Umi and Kotori take over Honoka's student council duties as she goes on a diet and causes a budget blunder.
Happy Halloween
6. Happy Halloween
May 12, 2014
A-RISE and �'s are invited to appear in a Halloween event. The girls try new looks to improve their impact. However, Honoka decides they shouldn't change, as they have variety in members. Meanwhile, Yukiho finds something shocking in Honoka's room.
A New Me
5. A New Me
May 5, 2014
Rin is selected to be temporary leader while the second years are on a school trip. However, Rin seems unenthusiastic and bewildered. When the group asks for her decision over a trivial disagreement, she is unable to handle the situation.
Best Idol in the Universe
4. Best Idol in the Universe
April 28, 2014
�'s makes it through regional preliminaries. The girls become extra motivated when rival group A-RISE has also made it through. Meanwhile, Nico begins to skip practice. The group follows her out of suspicion, and find she is grocery shopping.
Door of Dreams
3. Door of Dreams
April 21, 2014
The Love Live regional preliminaries are just ahead. The group is free to choose any location for their performance, so Honoka suggests they perform at school, but Nico and Hanayo insist they cannot win unless they choose a location with greater impact.
Aiming for Victory
2. Aiming for Victory
April 14, 2014
Once again, �'s pursues the Love Live tournament. A new rule is announced that only previously unperformed songs can be sung at regional preliminaries. The girls head to Maki's cabin in the mountains to write a new song.
Another Love Live!
1. Another Love Live!
April 7, 2014
Having avoided the closure of Otonokizaka High, the members of �'s return to their everyday lives. News of a second Love Live reaches the girls. This time teams that win their regional preliminaries move onto the finals.
Where to Watch Love Live! School Idol Project
Love Live! School Idol Project is available for streaming on the NIS website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Love Live! School Idol Project on demand at Amazon Prime.
  • Premiere Date
    January 8, 2013
  • IMDB Rating
    7.2  (1,100)