ANN | MAL | Official Website Information Type: TV Episodes: 50 Status: Currently Airing Aired: Oct 8, 2012 to ? Producers: Sunrise, TV Tokyo, Bandai Visual, Dentsu Genres: Kids, Music, School Duration: 24 min. per episode Rating: G - All Ages Alternative Titles: Synonyms: Idol ga Tsudou!, Aidoru ga Tsudou!, Aidoru Katsudou! Japanese: アイカツ! Plot Summary: Ichigo Hoshimiya is a regular, ordinary middle school girl. But when her best friend Aoi invites her to join the idol training academy, Starlight Academy, her whole world is turned upside down. As she encounters all kinds of rivals and learns what it takes to be an idol, she uses her Aikatsu Cards to challenge countless auditions.