English: AKB0048: Next Stage
Synonyms: AKB0048 2nd Season, AKB0048 Second Season
Japanese: AKB0048 next stage
Aired: Jan 6, 2013 to Mar 31, 2013
Genres: Music, Sci-Fi
Rating: PG-13 – Teens 13 or older
MAL: AKB0048: Next Stage
In the year since the 77th generation understudies joined AKB0048, the Deep Galactic Trade Organization [DGTO] and DES have stepped up their attacks on entertainment. In response, AKB0048 brings back the general elections and the center nova position. The understudies are now thrusted into a new competition directly against the successors. But as AKB0048 brings back policies not seen since Acchan’s disappearance, a new more powerful enemy is quietly moving behind the scenes.